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382 Moorhouse Ave, Christchurch, New Zealand
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good21%
  • Average27%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible23%
4 weeks ago
1 Jan 2018
“Very busy ”
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American, Diner, International, Gluten Free Options
382 Moorhouse Ave, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a popular family restaurant, both for those with teenage and younger children. After attending a late evening midweek event we decided to go to Denny’s for dinner. The restaurants as full on arrival, an indication of its popularity at anytime. Fortunately we did...More

Thank Barry5252
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attracted by the Children eat free advertisement we arrived with a 5 year old and a10 year old. Shown to a seat and given adult and child's menu. Two adult mains were ordered and two child mains were ordered. The food was fine but when...More

Thank ColHenderson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to Denny's in Auckland and enjoyed our meal. Decided to go to Chch as it looked quote busy. Walked in and asked for a table for 2 and the lady picked up two menus never spoke not even a hello and walked...More

1  Thank Trina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place at 3am before heading home from town and if your looking for a good hearty quick food! Would recommend

Thank Watchmerateyou
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thought we would try out Denny's on our recent stay in Christchurch since we had fond memories of dining at a few of their restaurants whilst in the US...we were sadly disappointed. Food and service was sadly disappointing and nowhere near what we experienced in...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Been going here for years. Stopped in for dessert and best value for money. Most desserts are under $10 and the group of us had quite a selection. Everybody loved them. Will be back

Thank Lyn P
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

This is the go-to restaurant. Good thing is it's 24*7 open and also the quantity of food the a lot. I love their everything. A good American style diner.

1  Thank SushMush
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I guess our expectations were relatively low....this is what it is, but the coffee and the way it was served was terrible, the chips are made of mashed potato mix or potato paste is something not even real potato. The club sandwich wasn’t bad, and...More

Thank frankiethe
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Worst costumer service ever in New Zealand! The manager (Rohan) was so rude and impolite that shocked me and my partner. I did order a main and a dessert and I asked them should I order my dessert after my main or it is okay...More

2  Thank Hanie O
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We had dinner at Denny’s for dinner while in Christchurch Denny’s provides good value and nice food with no fuss Prompt service and generous portions Good range of food and parking is easy I wish there were more of them around New Zealand

Thank stegeb
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Response from deedeehammy | Reviewed this property |
Yes they used to. Phone them to see if they still do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 382 Moorhouse Ave, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: 365-5535
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