Restaurant, Bar and Cafe

Looking for a great Christchurch restaurant that focuses on fresh local produce, a healthy bite on the go, or a bar that creates the perfect backdrop for your evening wine down? You’ve come to the right place… From our signature Market Place Restaurant & Bar , to the relaxed Café 1851 and sophisticated Social Wine Bar, Crowne Plaza Christchurch has it all.

Social Wine Bar

We should really start meeting like this…

Located within the beautiful hotel lobby and nestled beside our fireplace, Social Wine Bar offers a perfect place to grab a drink after work or before a show. Enjoy an extensive wine list featuring some of New Zealand’s best wineries, incredible cocktails that taste as good as they look, craft beers, plus a casual bar menu.

Open daily for drinks and bar bites 12pm-late

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Christmas Buffet

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

With the Silly Season fast approaching again, now is the time to book your Christmas Day Lunch or Dinner at Crowne Plaza Christchurch.

Our Market Place Restaurant will be decorated, live carols will be filling the halls and in true Christmas spirit we’ll keep the feast coming until you can’t fit anything more in.

Crowne Plaza Christchurch is the place to be.

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Market Place Restaurant & Bar

So good you’ll want seconds. And thirds…

Inspired by local history, Market Place Restaurant & Bar was named after the city’s pioneer era, bringing the atmosphere of a local market into a stylish restaurant setting. Open for breakfast and dinner, Market Place Restaurant focuses on showcasing the best of Christchurch’s boutique suppliers and produce.

Open daily for breakfast 6.30am-10am & dinner 5pm-late


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High Tea

The Ultimate Indulgent Afternoon

Treat yourself to a glass of bubbly and a selection of mini sweet and savoury treats with our sophisticated twist on a beloved High Tea menu. Relax and unwind as you sip away (pinkie out!) on our exclusive range of unlimited T2 tea and espresso coffee.

We also offer gluten-free, dairy free, vegetarian and vegan options upon request.  Please notify the team of requirements when booking.

Open Daily

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Café 1851

Wake up and smell the coffee…

Start your day at Café 1851, Christchurch’s best spot for expertly crafted Mojo coffee, T2 tea, fresh pastries, light meals and a friendly local welcome. Grab a bite to go, or sit down and enjoy quality time with family and friends with the sun streaming in – the choice is yours. Don’t forget to log into the free Wi-Fi to save on your data.

Open daily 7am-4 pm.

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