6 Delicious Places To Get The Best Pies In Christchurch This Festive Season

Megan Zara Walsh Megan Zara Walsh

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Christmas is just around the corner, and there’s no doubt we’ll all be tucking into our favourite national dish. From traditional award-winning steak and cheese pies, to sweet chocolate and cookie pies, fruit pies, and more…there is an array on offer in Christchurch. Here are six places to find the best pies to indulge on this festive season in Christchurch.

1. Kidd’s Cakes & Bakery

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Sink your teeth into a droolworthy stuffed world-famous pie at this renowned 5-star spot. With a huge selection, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Think bacon and egg, lamb and mint, mince and cheese, chicken and vegetable, steak and blue cheese, to name a few. The portion sizes are very generous too.

📍 254 Cranford Street, St Albans, Christchurch 8052, New Zealand

2. The Naked Baker

Hidden in this bakery, you’ll find the most delicious savoury pies. For example, cottage and chicken, mince, chicken and cranberry with camembert, cheese and relish…the list is endless. For Christmas, you need to order one of the delightful gourmet savoury boxes, which includes 24 to 36 handmade pies of your choice with a scrumptious dipping sauce.

📍 142 Beach Road, North New Brighton, Christchurch 8083, New Zealand

3. Moustache 

All the chocoholics will adore the jaw-dropping selection of cookie pies at this spot. Read all about them and delivery information in our recent Moustache article.

📍 Riverside Market, 96 Oxford Terrace, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand

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4. Bohemian Bakery

Located in Sumner, you’ll find an epic range of savoury pies and sweet tarts here. Expect diverse flavours like hearty beef cheek, mushroom, and even vegan Mexican jack fruit to appeal to your tastebuds. If you are craving something a little sweeter, go for the lemon tart. This spot just so happens to be where one of the best cheesecakes in Christchurch is located.

📍 43 Nayland Street, Sumner, Christchurch 8081, New Zealand

5. Copenhagen Bakery

Indeed, you haven’t lived until you’ve tried the exclusive award-winning fruit Christmas pies from this lovely traditional Danish-European bakery. If fruit isn’t your thing, you can also get creamy chicken and mushroom pies, honey almond tarts, and vegan pies, to name a few. Certainly, some of the best pies in Christchurch.

📍 409 Harewood Road, Bishopdale, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand

6. Bakermans

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This family-run bakery probably cater the largest selection on our list. With such variety, your only problem will be selecting the best one. Menu highlights include chicken brie and cranberry, pepper steak, lamb and mint, or fruit pies like boysenberry, apple and even some mouthwatering seasonal Christmas mince pies. Wonderfully, you can order a family sized pie from $13, and feed the whole gang.

📍 19-23 Memorial Avenue, Ilam, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand

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