Eat and Drink

The art of the chip buttie

fish and chips

OPINION: Some of the best summer meals I have eaten did not involve cloth napkins.

Fancy a teapot of mixed liquor?

Newcomers to Christchurch's night-life include a Mexican restaurant and the reopening of a late-night pool hall.

Raspberry Cafe now an institution

OPINION: It's hard to imagine a nicer place to be on a hot summer's day than The Raspberry Cafe at Tai Tapu.

Set some culinary goals

pavlova Better eating habits? More well-rounded cook? It's time for some food-related resolutions.

Baking is bigger than ever

When it comes to baking, you can't just wing it and see what happens, says Jo Seagar.

Buddha Stix proves family-friendly

Buddha Stix offers super accessible Asian food. Only a diehard meat-and-three-veg type would not like.

Feeling the rush

If you could somehow tap the energy bouncing around the walls inside Chinwag Eathai, you could light the city with it.

Leisurely lunch in the gardens

Review: Jagz of Styx Mill

Japanese favourite rises from ashes

Original @Tony's finally reopens, while funky Asian food stall gets noticed for its steamed buns.

Different place, same great food

Give a warm welcome to a different style of Coriander's, a new Dux venture and some Movember dishes.

New St Asaph bar has it all

Facelift for local square

'It's my selfish bar'

Brett Giddens has brought Bourbon, sticky ribs and a Mississippi vibe to his new bar.

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