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Sequoia 88 Restaurant

340 Main North Rd, Christchurch, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
+64 3-352 9165
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good26%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
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New Zealand, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
340 Main North Rd, Christchurch, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is the first restaurant we've visited when we arrived in Christchurch. The buffet dinner was delicious with lots of variety. The staff were friendly and helpful. Service was great and we had a wonderful time there.

Thank arngyc
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

My family and i went for dinner here,we had'nt made a booking but the front desk staff were great and found us a place, even though we had a pushchair and a wheelchair. Excellent value for money, food was very good and the service was...More

3  Thank John S
SequoiaTheRedwood, Owner at Sequoia 88 Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Smorgasbords tend to lean towards quantity rather than quality. With that in mind - stuff yourself! I haven't met a good food smorgasbord but not met any really bad ones either.

1  Thank CaptainCompass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great selection of food and they have expanded their dessert selection since i last visited. The hostess was lovely. Our dinner was around 5:30pm and the place was pretty much empty which was great meant their was no waiting in line for food.

1  Thank Sammy404
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went out to have a meal highly recommended by a friend who has been and had said that the restaurant had improved. .staff were fabulous but our table was situated way down the back and away from everything. .stuck in a very small place. .the...More

Thank Carrolle F
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Booked but didnt need to as it was a very wet night and only 7 tables in use when we left at 7 pm (what a shame as much food would have been wasted if not many others turned up) . Food selection very good...More

1  Thank cruzee2017
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We were last here in December 2016 and things seem to have changed again since then....yay they have sweet n sour pork again,and the rest of the Chinese selections were super tasty! Really nice desert selection with an addition of self serve sprinkles,jelly beans and...More

1  Thank Julie C
SequoiaTheRedwood, Owner at Sequoia 88 Restaurant, responded to this review

We are so pleased you enjoyed the food and our team

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Food is quite good. Plenty of space for dining, not cramped at all. Fast and friendly staff. Also has a well stocked bar and overall good atmosphere.

1  Thank Kristiana W
SequoiaTheRedwood, Owner at Sequoia 88 Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you.

Reviewed 14 March 2017

We went to Sequoia 88 as a family and had a great time. The service was pleasant despite the restaurant being packed. (we even had a really lovely waiter who happily obliged and heated our babys bottle for us in their microwave - this was...More

Thank Gemma R
SequoiaTheRedwood, Owner at Sequoia 88 Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are encouraged seeing people having a great time!

Reviewed 26 February 2017

I'm a regular at this great buffet restaurant and have never been anything other than delighted by the warm and welcoming service and the excellent food. Since the arrival of the new chef the quality of the food has improved still further, and is consistent...More

1  Thank 23veejay23
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Kezzy B
Hi i am wanting to book for 21 peopple on the 8th of april do u have a funcshion room
23 January 2017|
Response from Sammy G | Property representative |
Hi there, yes we sure do. For functions, please pop into reception anytime for a free info pack, or give us a call on 033529165. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$23
New Zealand, Mediterranean
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 Main North Rd, Christchurch, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-352 9165
  • E-mail
A buffet restaurant, breakfast, lunch and dinner. Huge array of dishes. Ideal for groups. Appeals to all generations. Child friendly. Recently refurbished restaurant. Full bar service.