This will be old news to most of you by now, but EntX is your go-to spot for that tasty mix of central city eating and entertainment.
The complex at the corner of Lichfield and Colombo streets opened in September 2018, boasting a veritable bonanza of flavours, alongside the best in big-screen entertainment.
These are our top tips:
HOYTS. The envy of all other Kiwi movie-goers, this is the most modern cinema complex in the country, with powered recliner seats in every cinema. Treat City has self-serve EVERYTHING alongside movie merchandise and adult lollies –gin fizz and mojitos in candy form. Yes please.
Two Fat Indians makes its triumphant return to the central city on the ground floor of EntX. Some of the city’s finest curries and tastiest naan, with service to boot. Get along to this Christchurch institution for top-notch Indian cuisine.
Cleaver & Co is your new favourite if you’re into low n’ slow meats. From fall-off-the-bone ribs to their burger of the week, this place is sure to impress. Hit up the balcony with your out-of-town guests for urban views.
Roll & Bowl is your go to for lunch and dinner. Poke bowls to rival the best are on offer, as are sushi burritos. Is your Instagram lacking in foodie photos? This is the place for you. Get amongst this fusion of east and west.
Infinito Craft Pizza & Salad Kitchen is like pizza night at home but with the highest quality ingredients and chef-level prep. Get here to indulge in your culinary dreams, test your creations and perfect your pizza.
Pad Thai Pan brings the vibe of Bangkok street food to central Christchurch, right down to the metre-wide wok at its entrance. Skilled chefs will whip up your dinner in lightning-fast time, giving you enough time to sample tasty desserts from far-off lands. Yum.
Nando’s is a crowd favourite. Satisfying chicken-lovers all over the world, this is one of only three South Island outlets. From wraps to burgers, grilled halloumi to whole chickens, this is a winner on the flavour front.