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==On-campus cafes and resturants==
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There are cafes and food areas scattered around on campus.
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In the undercroft building, across the lawn from C-block:
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* [http://theshillingclub.co.nz/ The Shilling Club], Ground Floor of the Puaka-James Hight Library
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* (todo: several more in undercroft, anyone sitting there reading this wanna fill this in?)
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If you wander further afield on campus, there are several cafes in nearby buildings:
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* [https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Restaurant/Caf%C3%A9-101-1740834976187681/ Cafe 101] on the ground floor of the Psychology building, you can see it from the coffee cart parked outside C block.
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* [https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Restaurant/Caf%C3%A9-101-1740834976187681/ Mix Cafe] Past the psychology building, in the Meremere building (law school). NOTE: The facebook page says this is closed until February. If someone goes past and it's closed, just delete this entry from the wiki.
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* The Reboot Cafe in the Jack Erskine Building (Computer Science dept), open from 7am, coffee served till 3pm.
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* [http://ldf.co.nz/ 'Ancestral' in the Earnest Rutherford Building]. Nice looking place. Closes at 3pm.
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* [https://www.google.com/maps/place/Nuts+and+Bolts+Cafe/@-43.5214487,172.5837588,15z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x0:0xe6556424e54c9b37!8m2!3d-43.5214487!4d172.5837588 Nuts & Bolts Cafe] in the 'Engineering Core'
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Off campus to the North West, on the [https://www.google.co.nz/maps/place/Ilam+Rd+%26+Creyke+Rd,+Ilam,+Christchurch+8041/@-43.5197451,172.5768712,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x6d318adc9184b799:0x70ee5c520243772d!8m2!3d-43.5197451!4d172.5790599 corner of Ilam Road and Creyke Road]. There's a shopping complex with a couple places:
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* LB & Co Espresso
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* Wholly Bagels
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* Pepe's Mexican Grill
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* (also an accountancy and law firm, but don't eat those)
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== Supermarkets ==
 
== Supermarkets ==
 
* New World Ilam, [https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=47C+-+57C+Peer+Street+Upper+Riccarton%2C+Christchurch&oq=47C+-+57C+Peer+Street+Upper+Riccarton%2C+Christchurch&aqs=chrome..69i57&client=ubuntu&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 47C - 57C Peer Street Upper Riccarton, Christchurch] ~5 minute walk from the venue
 
* New World Ilam, [https://www.google.co.nz/search?q=47C+-+57C+Peer+Street+Upper+Riccarton%2C+Christchurch&oq=47C+-+57C+Peer+Street+Upper+Riccarton%2C+Christchurch&aqs=chrome..69i57&client=ubuntu&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 47C - 57C Peer Street Upper Riccarton, Christchurch] ~5 minute walk from the venue
 
* Countdown Church Corner [https://www.google.co.nz/maps/place/Countdown+Church+Corner/@-43.5327625,172.5708521,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x6d318ab83ce35dfb:0xd510710ccad5a0a3!8m2!3d-43.5327664!4d172.5730408 Riccarton Rd and Hansons Lane] 20 minutes walk from venue.
 
* Countdown Church Corner [https://www.google.co.nz/maps/place/Countdown+Church+Corner/@-43.5327625,172.5708521,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x6d318ab83ce35dfb:0xd510710ccad5a0a3!8m2!3d-43.5327664!4d172.5730408 Riccarton Rd and Hansons Lane] 20 minutes walk from venue.
  
== Resturants ==
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(Note that the [https://bushinncentre.co.nz/ Bush Inn shopping centre] website implies that there's a Countdown in there, but one LCA attendee found it was absent/closed.  The ''actual'' Countdown appears to be the opposite corner of the intersection from the Bush Inn Centre; see [https://www.countdown.co.nz/stores Countdown stores].)
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== Nearby resturants ==
 
* The [https://www.tripadvisor.co.nz/RestaurantsNear-g255118-d7889755-University_of_Canterbury-Christchurch_Canterbury_Region_South_Island.html "10 Best Restaurants Near UC"] - according to TripAdvisor
 
* The [https://www.tripadvisor.co.nz/RestaurantsNear-g255118-d7889755-University_of_Canterbury-Christchurch_Canterbury_Region_South_Island.html "10 Best Restaurants Near UC"] - according to TripAdvisor
 
* Tandoori Palace (Indian) [https://goo.gl/maps/BEV3uXD75Sv 71 Ilam Rd]
 
* Tandoori Palace (Indian) [https://goo.gl/maps/BEV3uXD75Sv 71 Ilam Rd]
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** Hachi Hachi (Japanese)
 
** Hachi Hachi (Japanese)
 
** Pizza Hut
 
** Pizza Hut
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** Shanghai Street Dumplings [http://www.shanghaistreetdumplings.co.nz/]
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** [https://coffeeculture.co.nz/stores/bush-inn/ Coffee Culture] - Mid+ Market coffee chain, nice sweets. "Open Till late" (was still open at 9pm on Monday, websites indicates 10pm close)
 
* Little High Eatery [https://goo.gl/maps/ic3g87aUSeT2 255 St Asaph St] 10 minutes drive from venue
 
* Little High Eatery [https://goo.gl/maps/ic3g87aUSeT2 255 St Asaph St] 10 minutes drive from venue
 
* Terrace Tavern [https://goo.gl/maps/V2LhfQCb4A82 130 Oxford Terrace] 10 minutes drive from venue
 
* Terrace Tavern [https://goo.gl/maps/V2LhfQCb4A82 130 Oxford Terrace] 10 minutes drive from venue
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* Pomeroy’s Old Brewery Inn (highly recommended!) Pub and Restaurant [https://goo.gl/CKzbMr 292 Kilmore Street] 10 minute drive from venue
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* Smash Palace; Outdoor beers, burgers and bar snacks [https://goo.gl/yyazCD 172 High Street] 10 minute drive from venue
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* Volstead Trading Company [https://goo.gl/PtfhA6 55 Riccarton Road] 5 minute drive or 30 minute walk from venue
  
 
== Mall ==
 
== Mall ==
Westfield Riccarton [https://goo.gl/maps/3b8hMTx1BA82 Riccarton Rd] 25 mins from venue
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Westfield Riccarton (aka "Riccarton Mall") [https://goo.gl/maps/3b8hMTx1BA82 Riccarton Rd] 25 minute walk from venue

Latest revision as of 08:40, 21 January 2019

On-campus cafes and resturants

There are cafes and food areas scattered around on campus.

In the undercroft building, across the lawn from C-block:

  • The Shilling Club, Ground Floor of the Puaka-James Hight Library
  • (todo: several more in undercroft, anyone sitting there reading this wanna fill this in?)

If you wander further afield on campus, there are several cafes in nearby buildings:

  • Cafe 101 on the ground floor of the Psychology building, you can see it from the coffee cart parked outside C block.
  • Mix Cafe Past the psychology building, in the Meremere building (law school). NOTE: The facebook page says this is closed until February. If someone goes past and it's closed, just delete this entry from the wiki.
  • The Reboot Cafe in the Jack Erskine Building (Computer Science dept), open from 7am, coffee served till 3pm.

Off campus to the North West, on the corner of Ilam Road and Creyke Road. There's a shopping complex with a couple places:

  • LB & Co Espresso
  • Wholly Bagels
  • Pepe's Mexican Grill
  • (also an accountancy and law firm, but don't eat those)

Supermarkets

(Note that the Bush Inn shopping centre website implies that there's a Countdown in there, but one LCA attendee found it was absent/closed. The actual Countdown appears to be the opposite corner of the intersection from the Bush Inn Centre; see Countdown stores.)

Nearby resturants

Mall

Westfield Riccarton (aka "Riccarton Mall") Riccarton Rd 25 minute walk from venue