Food & Drinks

Gin Gin
Mrs Higgins

Operating hours Monday – Friday 9:30am to 4:30pm

Simply the YUMMIEST cookies on the planet...... Any baker will tell you the tastiest baked goodies can only come from using the best ingredients. That’s why Mrs Higgins uses the same good stuff that you’d use at home which is why every bite you take is so deliciously scrumptious.
Rollickin

Open seven fun days & nights a week
Sun – Thurs: 11am-10pm
Fri & Sat: 11am-11pm

Looking for organic milk gelato & real fruit sorbet? Step into the Rollickin flavour zone and let us serve you a scoop (or two, or three)… All freshly whipped & created daily by our clever chefs. Think late night great music, dessert dates & lotsa fun vibes.
Waffle Haus
The Last Word
We are a whisky and cocktail lounge situated in the historic New Regent Street in the heart of Christchurch. On offer is a hand-picked selection of fine whiskies and a range of cocktails, craft beer and boutique wines.
The Nook
The Nook is a Thai restaurant in the heart of New Regent street that serves delicious local Thai food and has plenty of meals to choose from for both dinner, and lunch! This Thai restaurant also provides alfresco dining, so you can soak up the brand new atmosphere of New Regent Street.
Twenty Seven Steps

Operating hours Tuesday – Saturday from 5pm.

Twenty Seven Steps is a restaurant located upstairs on New Regent St. We create meals you want to eat, sourced from quality & local ingredients with everything made in house. This is accompanied with an extensive wine list and welcoming service. Opened in 2015 by Emma and Paul, and still ran by them and a fantastic team today, we are here to wine, dine and look after you.
New Regent Chicken & Chips
We feel really lucky to have a Korean-style fried chicken business on New Regent Street, the most beautiful street in New Zealand. We strive to always use fresh chicken and use only clean canola oil to provide the highest possible customer satisfaction. We hope you will experience the five flavours of fried chicken and Korean-style corn dogs that many already rave about.
Story
Story is a culinary experience with Chef Shafeeq using local ingredients with a twist. We source our ingredients from local growers as much as possible and use fresh seasonal produce to create a fine dining experience for our guests. This is reflected in our ever changing menu.
Tramway Restaurant
As New Zealand’s only tramcar restaurant, the Tramway Restaurant offers a truly unique dining experience combining premium local cuisine and beverages with attentive service and changing scenery outside the windows. Our 36-seat dining car is a great option for couples and small groups while also catering for larger groups with private hire and special services available. An exclusive and memorable dining experience perfect for any occasion. Bookings essential.
Caffeine Laboratory

Weekdays 7am-2.30pm
Weekends 8am-2.30pm

The Caffeine Laboratory New Regent Street Headquarters remains one of the city's most innovative coffee spots, whether you drink long blacks, lattes, flatties or accompanied by cream cheese, avo + tomato bagel. It's top-quality seasonal menu, all-day breakfast, hearty lunches, fresh cold-pressed juices, and homemade cakes are just a few of the things that complement their unparalleled coffee. * Licensed cafe
Cafe Stir

Weekdays 10am-4pm
Weekends 9am-4pm

Francesca’s Italian Kitchen

Everyday 12pm-8.30pm

At Francesca’s Italian Kitchen we are passionate about authentic Italian cuisine and hospitality. We only use the freshest produce and the finest quality local and imported ingredients. Our chefs specialise in Italian cuisine and prepare every dish with careful skill and a love of Italian cooking.
Child Sister

Everyday 8am-4pm

Casa Publica

Everyday 12pm-late

Your slice of America on New Regent Street. Casa Publica’s Menu has already delighted Christchurch with exciting flavours, new dishes and a little bit of theatre right at the table! From simple and sumptuous starters to satisfying main courses, Casa Publica’s Chef has created a menu fresh, bold flavours that will please any palate.
Belle

Weekdays 10am-4pm
Weekends 9am-4pm

Belle is a funky gem of New Regent Street that is passionate about coffee, food.... HOSPITALITY! They roast their coffee onsite, offer an extensive food range and deliver it all with pride inside their eccentric cafe or in their outside area where you can take in the vibe of the most beautiful street in the world!
The Permit Room
Permit Room Restaurant & Bar is situated in the beautifully restored 1920 Heritage building on the corner of Colombo and Amargh streets overlooking Victoria Square. The colonial-style Prohibition restaurant & bar offers delicious Indian cuisine and crafted beer brewed locally from Three Boys Brewing.
Sampan House
Sampan House has gained a reputation for quality Asian cuisine. Whether it be 'Dine In' or 'Take Away' we know you will enjoy your dining experience. Sampan House caters for individual, group and corporate bookings with menus to suit.