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The Holy Smoke - CLOSED

650 Ferry Road, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
12 Apr 2013
“Great food and decor”
10 Apr 2013
“Fabulous food and atmosphere”
Restaurant Hours Closed
650 Ferry Road, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
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Reviewed 13 April 2013

We have dined here on a number of occasions the food is always fresh and well presented. The service is excellent and the decor very nice.The food is smoked on the premises and smoked salmon is a speciality.

1  Thank Jill B
Reviewed 10 April 2013

The food is unbelievably amazing, the atmosphere is so cool ! Will be going back for sure and have recommended to many who are still raving about it

1  Thank foxy914
Reviewed 16 March 2013

The place is situated at Woolston. It's supposed to capture the rich crowd who resides at Sumner, an affluent area. We got to give the credits where they are due. The refurbishment of the complex is top notch. The waiting staff is trying their utmost...More

1  Thank wiredfrog
Reviewed 14 March 2013

We ate at Holy Smoke on a Thursday evening, an early booking of 6.30. When we arrived we were put right next to 2 other people which seemed odd in a large empty restaurant so much so that even the 2 others commented on this....More

Thank starswine
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Went to this resturant for the first time with some friends and a young couple from the Netherlands on Saturday night. I was surprised with the size of the resturant and it had a warm feeling. The menu was fair and the meals coming out...More

1  Thank Ken S
Reviewed 6 January 2013 via mobile

Was seated and waited 10 minutes for water then nothing had to head up to the front to ask if someone could take our lunch order. They had 4 wait staff on and only 4 tables so just slack service

1  Thank wrightwholesale
Reviewed 28 December 2012 via mobile

Overall quite good food at fairly reasonable prices. Coffee was brilliant. Really nice service and atmosphere. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank MikeF89
Reviewed 26 December 2012

First night in NZ we went to the holy smoke for supper after it was recommended to us - we loved the atmosphere and were happily chatting to other diners, however we found the steak pricey for what you got. I had the salmon burger...More

1  Thank Lindsay0208
Reviewed 10 November 2012

The food is outstanding, the customer service second to none. We went as a large group ( 26 people staff function ) and they didnt miss a beat.

1  Thank jono2
Reviewed 18 October 2012

Our regular monthly blokes night took us to The Holy Smoke this week. Mid week it was pretty quiet with a few others around. The food was very good, the wine and beer lists a bit restrictive. There were only 2 beers on tap and...More

1  Thank Steve R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Open Hours
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 650 Ferry Road, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
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