Baretta Bar on St Asaph St - very popular night spot
King of Snake, Christchurch - Southeast Asian food, Thai food
Venuti Cucina Italiana - 791 Colombo Street http://www.venuti.co.nz/
Bodhi Tree (Burmese) Restaurant - fantastic food - been a few times now and loved it every time.
Great food and wine list
Dux Dine | Open Now - 28 Riccarton Road, Christchurch | duxdine.co.nz
Great indian food - good place to go for large group bookings.
Court Theatre in Christchurch produces some very funny plays like King of the Gym
Excellent Italian restaurant in Akaroa. Love the food and the wine list