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King of Snake

145 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
+64 3-365 7363
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“wontons” (56 reviews)
“beef cheeks” (47 reviews)
“tuna salad” (12 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
145 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very tasty meal here prior to going to see a movie at the New Zealand Film Festival. As it was early, we practically had the place to ourselves, but the service and food were both very good.

Thank tkt1961
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous food, great service, buzzing atmosphere, great wine list = happy customers. 1st time visit Andre's, it lives up to it's reviews and great reputation. Squid entree delicious (although next time would ask for a dipping sauce vs hot chili on the side) duck stir...More

Thank Nelcums
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Great atmosphere Deco outstanding The food was outstanding Great selection and so so tasty from starters , main and dessert Wow highly recommend Must book as it was very busy

Thank AmeliavdBerg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was beautiful, especially the spinach leaf starters and beef cheek Penang Curry! Service was ok definitely not on par with the food standard.

Thank CatherineMW1717
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this gem in Christ Church on our one night stopover. Decided to go here instead of the recommended location because we didn’t want a stuffy (possibly 5 star atmosphere). Walked in, super crowded and all they had was a 4 top hi top (stools...More

Thank buyjohn1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here multiple times and love coming with a group of 4 or more as there is so much to try and it is all really delicious! We often order a dish each and share between the group so you get to try...More

Thank stormah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I had a nice evening at King of Snake. We just walked in on a Sunday evening and they were very nice to us. The service was excellent as they explained everything to us, did not stop us every time and came...More

Thank Guiartoff
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here to celebrate our wedding anniversary as we were spending the night 'in town'. Our second visit and wasn't disappointed we had some sticky beef wontons to start - yum - followed by more stick beef and mandarine chicken which had a real punch...More

Thank 40batty
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

When I saw the name, I knew that I had to eat at this Asian fusion restaurant! I was not disappointed. From a friendly greeting by the hostess, excellent service, and a wonderful meal, my dining experience was fantastic. I ate in the bar area,...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Very courteous and friendly service, totally fine to dine alone, busy but service was very fast and seafood salad was fresh and delicious

1  Thank michelle m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Victoria Street, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-365 7363
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King of Snake brings a new level of Asian dining to Christchurch. A timeless paean to Southeast Asian sensuality. King of Snake titillates Christchurch’s Victoria Street precinct with Tony Astle’s elevation of the the region’s tastes, textures and visuals in a casual, sexy atmosphere.King of Snake is a Restaurant and Bar located at 145 Victoria Street, Christchurch, New Zealand.
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