Bars & Nightlife
Carlton with a rich history that goes back 150 years, the modern Carlton is designed to remind you of the early days of Christchurch and Canterbury. The bar and eatery not only provides a broad selection of beverages and food, it's also a great venue for entertainment and live music.
- 1 Papanui Road
The Bog Irish Bar Irish hospitaility at its finest. The Bog offers traditional Irish meals, live Irish bands and Guiness on tap. Conveniently located next to the Christchurch Casino and Mashina Lounge, The Bog is the perfect place for a good old fashion knees up!
- 50 Victoria Street
Christchurch Casino home to a variety of bars including Monza Sportsbar offering large screens to catch the games with great food to the decadent surrroundings of the Diamond Bar with 3,500 overhead simmering crystals and impressive cocktail menu.
- 30 Victoria Street
CRUZ open Wednesday to Saturday 8pm - 4:30am, with a VJ playing great music from the 70's through to today. Catering to the gay community CRUZ also offers a fantastic 80's themed dance club upstairs on the weekends. Cover charges do apply from late evening in the weekends.
- Cnr Victoria Street and Peterborough Street
The Dirty Land an edgy bar with an impressive drinks and cocktail menu. The moody atmosphere is emphasised by the heavy red curtains, exposed brick walls, interesting wallpaper and candlelit ambiance.
- 131 Victoria Street
King of Snake serving great cocktails as well as a good selection of beer and wine, the atmosphere at King of Snake is fun and relaxed. The food is fantastic and perfect for sharing with a group. A great spot for people watching and getting a feel for daily life in the city.
- 145 Victoria Street
Mexicanos lives up to his name and offers lots of different Tequilas, Margaritas and Sangria. If you feel hungry there is also an extensive menu to chose from. The bar is normally very busy and the team makes sure that you get an authentic Mexican vibe.
- 131 Victoria Street
Rockstar Pizza and Drink Parlour is a great place to go out with family and friends. The pizza menu offers traditional pizza and pizzas with a Kiwi twist. The helpings are big and the ideal preparation to have a cocktail or two at the bar afterwards and enjoy some live music.
- 104 Victoria Street
Boo Radley`s is a southern - USA styled restaurant and bar that offers a wide range of different food and drinks. Not only can you chose from the largest selection of Bourbon Whiskey in New Zealand, but also from a very long beer and wine menu as well.
- 98 Victoria Street
Little Neighbourhood formerly known as the Revival is a quirky little bar/restaurant that offers simple food such as pizza, fries and salads. The drinking menu is kept simple as well but with everything you need to have a good night out.
- 94 Victoria Street