Christchurch

Bars & Pubs

12 Of The Best Bars In Christchurch Right Now

From unconventional bars in buses to speakeasies and craft breweries, Christchurch nightlife is anything but dull.

Food & Drink

Score Free No-Alc Drinks At These Venues Across NZ This July

It’s that time of year again when every man and his dog take the solemn oath to give their bodies and brains a break.

Things To Do

50 Of The Best Things To Do In Christchurch At Least Once In Your Life

Ōtautahi is an absolute gem of a city—there’s not a lot it doesn’t have. Beaches? Yes. Arts and culture? Absolutely.…

Bars & Pubs

Bar Yoku

Paying homage to Japanese izakaya bars, Bar Yoku offers sanctuary at…

Bars & Pubs

Mr. Brightside Rooftop Bar

Mr. Brightside invites you to come out of your cage and look on the bright side of…

Cafes

Ozone Coffee

This isn’t simply a place to go grab a coffee or have a bite to eat. Tucked…

Restaurants

10 Of Our Favourite New Zealand Restaurants To Book A Table At ASAP

With more eateries than you can shake a stick at, we've rounded up some of the best eateries in New Zealand for you to book a table at,…

Food & Drink

9 Epic NZ Cheese Delivery Services That Will Make Your Dairy Dreams Come True

Get dreaming up those cheese boards and melty, cheese-laiden winter dishes—here are the best cheese delivery services in New…

Things To Do

8 Best Date Ideas In Christchurch So You Can Turn Up The Heat

Whoever said romance was dead has obviously never visited Christchurch. From delightful pastries and gelato to share to gorgeous…

Cafes

Patch Cafe

North Shore residents, listen up—there's a new kid on the café…

Food & Drink

The Best Alcohol Delivery Services In New Zealand So You Can Have Happy Hour At Home

Drinks delivered to your doorstep. What a wonderful concept. Unfortunately (or fortunately) it's become a bit of a necessity in recent…

Things To Do

Roll Up, Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq And Holey Moley Are Hitting Christchurch This October

After taking Auckland by storm, entertainment masters Funlab have announced they’re opening an Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq AND a…

Food & Drink

Christchurch’s 8 Best Ice Cream Joints To Lick Your Way Around

Here in Christchurch, delicious ice cream is not hard to come by in our fine city. Luckily for you, we’ve done our research and put…

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Our Beloved Hospo Industry Is Struggling, Here’s How You Can Help

The hospitality industry is struggling, but not because of the reasons you probably think. While many venues are enjoying an unprecedented…

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Moustache Has Dropped A Giant Caramilk Cookie Pie That Feeds Up To 12 People

If you were thinking of giving healthy eating a go this week, think again. Because cult cookie brand, Moustache Milk & Cookie Bar have…

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Scoop Up Large On Ben And Jerry’s Pokemon Go-Like Virtual Easter Egg Hunt

Ben & Jerry's have launched what's potentially the world's largest-ever Easter egg hunt—with 10,000 scoops of free ice…

Things To Do

7 Amazing Spots To Take Your Breath Away This Weekend

Lacking inspiration for what to do on the weekend? We understand your pain and that’s why we are here—to give you the…

Food & Drink

NZ’s Best Alcohol Delivery Services So You Can Mix Up Your Happy Hour At Home!

Drinks delivered to your doorstep. What a wonderful concept. Unfortunately (or fortunately) it's become a bit of a necessity in recent…

Features

Prepare To Have Your Mind Blown, Whittaker’s And Garage Project Have Just Dropped A Chocolate Beer

Something delicious has been brewing between Whittaker's and Garage Project and yip, you guessed it—it's choccy-flavoured…

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Cookie Crusher Collins VS Jacinda Fever, Cast Your Vote At This Epic Christchurch Gelato Store

One of Christchurch’s most well-loved (and epic) gelato stores is letting you cast your vote for the upcoming elections in the most…

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9 Of The Best Restaurants In Christchurch To Eat Your Way Through

With so many eateries dotted all over Christchurch, it’s hard to know where to start but we’re here to point you in the right…

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Run, Don’t Walk, Ben & Jerry’s Have Just Dropped An Epic New Ice Cream Burger

Love burgers and ice cream? Who are we kidding, of course you do! Well now you can enjoy the best of both worlds all in one drool-worthy…

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Dial Up A Feast, These Christchurch Eateries Are Offering Delivery And Pick Up

We’re all for keeping ourselves safe through social distancing and staying inside, and thankfully plenty of our Christchurch eateries…

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Start Drooling, BurgerFuel Is Dropping Pick-Up And Delivery From Next Week

We’re salivating at the thought of having BurgerFuel's drool-worthy food delivered right to our doorstep within 30 minutes,…

Food & Drink

Support Local With The 5 Best Christchurch Grocery Delivery Services

You’ll need sustenance for the days ahead, so we’ve rounded up the businesses that are working hard to ensure you get what you…

Food & Drink

For When You Need A Drink, Here’s Christchurch’s Best Alcohol Delivery Services

If you’re missing your weekly (or daily, we won’t judge) glass of pinot, we’re here to help. We’ve rounded up a list…

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Why North Canterbury’s Coolest Little Wine And Food Festival Needs To Be On Your Radar

If you love feasting, dancing and good wine, you’ll want to block out Sunday March 8 in your calendar ASAP and get yourself to New…

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Prepare To Stockpile, Lewis Road Creamery Have Just Dropped A Chocolate Milk Valentine’s Edition

There are very few iconic New Zealand products that we rave about that truly live up to the hype. But it’s been over five years since…

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Grab Your Glass, A Mighty Gin Festival Is Coming To Auckland And Christchurch

If you’re anything like us here at Urban List, you’ll be all about the epic resurgence that gin has been experiencing of late.…

What's On

We Know Where You Can Sip Wine And Watch Movies Under The Stars

Sure, the calendar says it’s spring, but the ever-rising mercury has us thinking we might just have scored ourselves another endless…

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Transport Yourself To Tokyo At Christchurch’s Brand New Ramen Joint, Ramen Ria

We’ve been dying to get our hands on a piping hot bowl of ramen and thankfully, Christchurch has delivered. There's a brand new…

Christchurch

Relax, The Largest Health And Wellbeing Complex In NZ Has Just Opened In Christchurch

Whether you fancy a bit of yoga, desire the comfort of some baked goods or are seeking to be a little healthier—look no further than…

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‘Gram At The Ready, Cult Fave Utopia Ice Has Opened In Central Christchurch

Long time fans of Sumner’s Utopia Ice have had their prayers answered. The delicious artisanal ice cream shop has opened a gorgeous…

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Drop Everything, Moustache Cookie Bar Is Slinging Caramilk Cookie Pies For One Week Only

Is there anything better than a cookie? Well, yes, yes there is. If you’re not familiar allow us to introduce the Cookie Pie,…

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Arriba! Christchurch Has Just Scored Itself A Hot New Tapas Joint

For those lucky enough to have travelled to Spain, you’ll be well acquainted with the gastronomic delight that is tapas. Small bites…

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Amp Up, We’ve Found Cadbury’s Drool-Worthy Caramilk Pop Up Cafe

Apparently Cantabrians are the biggest Caramilk fans in New Zealand and Cadbury has taken notice. They’ve crowned Christchurch…

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Wake Up Late For The Best Brunches In Christchurch

The Christchurch brunch scene is constantly evolving, with new eateries opening up on the regular. Here are our all-time favourite spots for…

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Christchurch New Opening: Gelato & Tea

Guess what, Christchurch? There's a brand new gelato and bubble tea spot in town and it's set to become your go-to for delicious…

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New Opening Christchurch: Child Sister

Christchurch, it’s time to meet your brand new local, Child Sister. 

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Sink Your Teeth In, Krispy Kreme Is Popping Up in Christchurch

It’s been a long wait, but those shiny, deep-fried delights Krispy Kreme is famous for will finally be touching down in…

Christchurch

Where To Find The Best Cheap Eats In Christchurch

Why spend a small fortune when you can smash a hearty meal in Christchurch for the loose change in your pocket (if that's even a thing…

Things To Do

9 Epic Things To Do In Christchurch When The Sun Goes Down

While Christchurch isn’t exactly a 24-hour city like say, Tokyo or London, we still have plenty of options for evening entertainment.…

Cafes

Here’s Where To Find The Best Cafés In Christchurch

When it comes to cafés in Christchurch, we’re a lucky bunch. We have an excellent assortment scattered throughout the city from…