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Red Bowl Chinese Restaurant

57 Mandeville Street | Riccarton, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 3-348 3688
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (6 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
57 Mandeville Street | Riccarton, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a family gathering at this restaurant for an evening meal. The food was delicious and there was a good choice. The staff were attentive, friendly and accommodating. Prices were reasonable. I would definitely return to this restaurant.

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious meals and plenty to choose from! The dumplings are so fresh and yum. Only issue we had was communication.. had to ask 3 times for a coke and we just kept getting told yes yes to everything and same again when one of our...More

Thank Chelsea M
Reviewed 8 October 2017

A party of 10 went here for a birthday dinner. It had been some time since we were last there & the first thing noticeable was the decline in other diners, a sea of gold covers over the chairs (over kill, in my opinion) &...More

Thank travelbugsfromnz
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I have lunched and dined here often. Today was the first time i have received my lunch in specially designed biodegradable lunch boxes. I am super impressed and very pleased at this gesture of kindness to our environment. Thanks Red Bowl for taking responsibility for...More

Thank Jade A
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Pretty good yum cha -includes all our favourites usually easy to get a seat and pleasant staff service casual but friendly

Thank Sarawakid
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Today (Apr.22) my son and me went to the "Red Bowl" for lunch and we arrived there about 12:20. We got one table, ordered tea and all meals we wanted from a tall waitress. Nothing were served after we waited about 15-20 minutes so we...More

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We went there to have a good lunch & spent some quality time on weekend after reading all good comments here.Now we are totally confused,don't know why people giving them good ratings?!! Overall our experience was horrible.every item smell & test same.very bad customer service,was...More

1  Thank Paulnetu
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We enjoy dim sum whenever we can find it. The Red Bowl offers all of our favorite dishes. The service is fast and friendly. The clientele is mostly Chinese which speaks well for a Chinese Restaurant.

Thank D0nlan40
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Been there few times. It's just across the road from our house. But the food is always tasty and portions good to share atleast 4! Food is out quick and service good!Def recommend and will be back!

Thank Siggypop
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Great Cantonese food, My wife and myself felt like Chinese this night and asked at the motel where was a good place. They suggested the "Red Bowl" so while it was a little way in a taxi from Bealey Ave, it was well worth in...More

Thank Joe B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57 Mandeville Street | Riccarton, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-348 3688
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