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La Porchetta Papanui

484 Cranford Street | Redwood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
+64 3-352 2094
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good30%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (27 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (2 reviews)
“holiday park” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
484 Cranford Street | Redwood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had cannelloni with spinach & friends had pizzas & Gnocchi. Really lovely food,including vegetarian options, with quite generous servings. Very good service from staff & nice to find a restaurant which wasn't too noisy.

Thank Jadekiwi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A quiet Friday night, we were the only ones in the restaurant. We waited at the sign telling us to 'wait here'. The waitresses were all in the middle of a chat, saw us waiting, finished their conversation, then one wandered over. She looked at...More

Thank Nicki J
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This place has good food but the service lets it down. It was a hot day when we were there and it was very hot in the restaurant. We asked for aircon to be turned up but no one seemed to know how to do...More

Thank madamshalet
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This restaurant makes the most delicious salmon and caper pasta, i have to stop myself visiting here otherwise i would come every day. The desserts are also beautiful. Sometimes the service is not always great, but the food is amazing and is always delivered promptly....More

Thank afriend127
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I ordered a chicken/mushroom risotto, it was pretty crap to be honest tasted like one of those $1.50 packet ones from pak n save. The pineapple pizza however was quite nice and had alot of topping. My other family members said their meals were good,...More

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Nice family restaurant with a selection of meals and desserts. Pizzas are tasty. Sometimes a bit loud if a lot of people there. they have a play area for children and a TV screen playing kids programmes to help keep the littlies entertained

Thank lynet2017
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Service very friendly. Had three young children so table next to playground was great.Enjoyed my cannelloni and my husband loved his pizza. All other meals were enjoyed. A great family night out.

Thank Maggie G
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We only ask for takeaways because is usually full with kids celebrating birthdays, or teenagers, or big groups of people. We like the food and think that what you pay is worth it. My favourites are the gnocchi napolitana and the dark chocolate cake for...More

Thank GoazenMundura
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Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Ordered a seafood risotto and came out not appetizing, looked like vomit. Risotto appears steamed for 25 minutes (overcooked) and seafood was disgusting. Not cooked with love, just in a hurry. I will definitely not come back there again, just a waste of money for...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Food was oily, desserts were 3 days old and the waitress told us that. Bad atmosphere. Poor service. Would never go back

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 484 Cranford Street | Redwood, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-352 2094