Depending on what type of brew you like, there is an array of delightful coffee shops serving hearty cups of coffee and other beverages, paired with scrumptious food, in Christchurch. Check out 10 of our favourite caffeine fix places in Christchurch.
As one of the best places for brunches, you know you’ll be getting the good stuff. With renowned coffee beans from the around the globe, from Ethiopia to Brazil…you’ll be spoilt for choice. Certainly, the pick-me-up you need paired with delicious grub.
📍 254 Saint Asaph Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
2. Grain Coffee
In a modern bright setting, grab a quick coffee or hot beverage of choice to kickstart your week off right. Other highlights include lattes, green smoothies, and more. Additionally, be sure to try their famous cheese scones which are the perfect pairing.
📍19 Southwark Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
This joint takes exceptional care when it comes to crafting some of the best coffees and other beverages in Christchurch. Opened every morning at the crack of down, you can get your caffeine fix bright and early. Likewise, they cater some of the best pancakes in Christchurch if you’re hungry. .
📍 297 Lincoln Road, Addington, Christchurch 8024
4. Good Habit
Another fantastic eatery serving yummy brunches and a range of hot beverages. Think hearty flat whites, short and long blacks, hot chocolates, turmeric lattes, and more much. Certainly, you won’t be left dissatisfied.
📍319 Saint Asaph Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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6. Black Betty
Another excellent place for pancakes in Christchurch. Equally, they have a striking, multi-method coffee scene that offers the perfect taste. Whether you’re sitting in with a flat white or grabbing your beans to brew, this spot is a must-visit.
📍 165 Madras Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
A local hotspot with fantastic brunches, a great social scene and a pet-friendly dining area. With a vartiety of coffees to compliment the large food menu, you’re only problem will be deciding what to drink. Indeed, the perfect place to brighten up your day.
📍 6 Elgin Street, Sydenham, Christchurch 8023, New Zealand
8. C1 Espresso
This trendy coffee house is known for well-designed beverages. Gathering different flavours of coffee from Mexico, Colombia, Ethiopia and beyond – coffee lovers are in good hands. Likewise, they’ve got one of the best global desserts available in Christchurch.
📍 Old Post & Telegraph, Office building 185 High Street, Christchurch Central, 8142
9. Allpress Espresso
Allpress sits in an old steelworks warehouse with a vastly impressive interior design on Montreal Street. Its a wonderful place to catch up on work or catch a breather, with some exquisite coffee being blended up for you.
📍 110 Montreal Street, Sydenham, 8023
10. Raw Sugar Cafe
This 5-star vegan eatery is a fabulous place for a hearty cup of coffee in Christchurch. Order a sinful treat or healthy dish to compliment your beverage.
📍 73 Manchester Street, Christchurch Central City, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
Words by Megan Zara Walsh.