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Castro's Tapas & Bar
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Ranked #619 of 1,213 Restaurants in Christchurch
Description: Bringing a little part of Spain to Christchurch. Castro’s is a family owned business that offers an authentic and unique Spanish experience. Located at the heart of the city in the new and beautiful riverside market, Castro’s beautiful food, craft beers, cocktails, live music, and decor will take guests on a unique journey. This is a place like you have never seen before. Whether you are looking for a drink after work, listening to live music while chilling with your mates or to have delicious dinner with your family or partner, Castro’s is the place for you. With inside and outside sitting options, Castro’s terrace is the place to be during hot days. Sit out and enjoy a cold and refreshing drink while eating delicious tapas. When it comes to food, we sure deliver the goods, bringing the Spanish culture of sharing to the Kiwi dining experience, Castro’s offers anything from small tapas to an extravagant meat board from the Josper grill and can cater for all dietary requirements.
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Description: Bringing a little part of Spain to Christchurch. Castro’s is a family owned business that offers an authentic and unique Spanish experience. Located at the heart of the city in the new and beautiful riverside market, Castro’s beautiful food, craft beers, cocktails, live music, and decor will take guests on a unique journey. This is a place like you have never seen before. Whether you are looking for a drink after work, listening to live music while chilling with your mates or to have delicious dinner with your family or partner, Castro’s is the place for you. With inside and outside sitting options, Castro’s terrace is the place to be during hot days. Sit out and enjoy a cold and refreshing drink while eating delicious tapas. When it comes to food, we sure deliver the goods, bringing the Spanish culture of sharing to the Kiwi dining experience, Castro’s offers anything from small tapas to an extravagant meat board from the Josper grill and can cater for all dietary requirements.
Reviewed 11 July 2021 via mobile

I will definitely be coming back on my next visit to Christchurch! Fantastic range of tapas. The food was absolutely delicious. I can highly recommend the mushroom croquettes, prawns and fried chicken. Definitely one of the best prawns dishes I’ve ever had. The decor and vibe were also great. This would be a fantastic place in summer to have a sangria on the balcony. Lovely waitstaff as well!

Date of visit: June 2021
Thank michi1030
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Reviewed 15 May 2021 via mobile

Three of us came here for lunch and shared three small plates. The prawn's were amazing and both the chicken and squid very good. Service here was friendly. Big open restaurant upstairs at Riverside Market.

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed 31 January 2021

Really enjoyed the calamari and mushroom dish. The chicken croquettes were OK, might have expected 4 though rather than 2. Also 3 mussels when you're sharing between 2 is a bit annoying!
Good atmosphere, no music when we there though. Attentive staff.

Date of visit: January 2021
Thank selytee
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Reviewed 30 January 2021

Have had great meals previously, sat down at a table inside and then told either go outside (v cold) or leave... Then as leaving criticised by staff, felt bit pressurised and not happy.... shame

Date of visit: January 2021
Thank hooper2017
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Reviewed 29 January 2021 via mobile

Excellent food and wine with super friendly staff. Made our already wonderful day. We'll be back soon, keep up the standard.

Date of visit: January 2021
Thank PeterC7530
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