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The Pedal Pusher

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284-286 Lincoln Road | Addington, Christchurch 8024, New Zealand
+64 3-335 0095
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“risotto balls” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Gastropub, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
284-286 Lincoln Road | Addington, Christchurch 8024, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First impressions were that this was a popular place as most tables were full. Once seated we noticed that most people, however, had not been served. We waited approximately 1 hour for bistro style food. The mince on ciabatta was actually luke warm salty mince...More

Thank Lara B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Again we went prior to the show at the Court Theatre, and found the service and food extremely good value and of good quality. We all had two small plates and shared a side of fries and to tell the truth, there was far to...More

1  Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

God service but very slow meal delivery, food average and a bit over priced for what we got though 1 guest felt the seafood chowder was good value and tasted good but everyone else felt the meals were average at best

Thank Mike E
Reviewed 24 November 2017

We are regular diners at Pedal Pusher and in the past have often visited to enjoy the great food and service. We decided to go along for dinner tonight (6 people) and we had a couple of people with dairy intolerances and noticed the menu...More

1  Thank sh0de
ThePedalPusher, The Pedal Pusher at The Pedal Pusher, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Hi there I am deeply sorry this has happened to you I have spoken with the manager on shift, I took this matter very seriously when you had contacted me, I do know that he didn’t realise that the menu didn’t state dairy free, he...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017

This place has a casual look about it but served our purpose for a nice dinner out. Was difficult finding somewhere in Chch in August with all the renovations etc from earthquakes. Driving around was a nightmare with one-way streets being a problem in discovering...More

Thank Rita B
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Before I cut to the chase I would like to give a huge shout out to Taylor and Kim - a real asset to the business. We had an enjoyable meal and drinks served by the girls. Unfortunately we also had to endure the drunk...More

Thank Twotravellers53
ThePedalPusher, Owner at The Pedal Pusher, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Good morning, I personally would like to appologise for your experience the other day. The incident was brought to my attention the next day. I have spoken to Paul and he has been very appologetic to me and the girls. We are dealing with this...More

Reviewed 26 October 2017

Attended with a friend prior to Court Theatre production. Excellent service so time to linger over meals before needing to head off. Friend had Risotto Balls and I had the Sliders. Both enjoyed our meals which we topped off with a large bowl of Wedges....More

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Enjoyed food here before a show at Horncastle arena. Duck liver pate and risotto balls delicious and generous servings. Can have full meal or selection of smaller things to share. Kid's menu and word find activity for them. Nice friendly staff and good at taking...More

Thank RJMomo
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We were looking for somewhere to have dinner before a show at the Court Theatre and picked here. Really glad we did as the food was so good. Great service; even if the waitress didn’t know the price of the drink advertised right next to...More

Thank wigsNZ
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We went for a birthday dinner (7 people) with a cake, the girl took it out the back for us. We ordered some drinks then when others arrived we waited for service, had to go up and ask for them to serve us, this happened...More

Thank Jackie W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Bar, Pub, Gastropub, New Zealand, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 284-286 Lincoln Road | Addington, Christchurch 8024, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-335 0095
Everyone needs a place to escape. Somewhere to pull up, unwind and let the world roll on by. And we say there's no better spot than The Pedal Pusher. So get on your bike, come on in and let us treat you to a fine beverage, tasty fare and the friendliest welcome in town. See you soon.
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