Pescatore

Christchurch's only 2 Hat Restaurant in the 2018 Cuisine Good Food Awards, is the original seafood experience. Pescatore continues to earn its position as one of New Zealand's best contemporary dining experiences. The setting is luxurious and modern, offering a minimalist approach to formal dining that is thoughtfully comfortable and uncluttered.

A collaboration between cuisine, art and science.

Pescatore, translating from Italian to ‘fisherman’ is an elegant, contemporary space with sweeping views over Hagley Park and the River Avon. In recognition of the restaurant’s name and legacy, the menu from Chef de Cuisine Ryan Henley and his team is predominately focused towards seafood. Pescatore continues to offer an exciting dining concept, enhanced by its stunning interior which is sure to turn heads and rejuvenate guests’ longstanding love affair with this iconic Christchurch restaurant.

Our team have created unique and contemporary dishes designed to satisfy the palate and all one’s senses. This passionate team, who have gained outstanding recognition; including being recognised in 2018 Cuisine Good Food Awards with 2 Hats, match a local, seasonally influenced and a sustainably sourced ingredient-driven menu with professional and friendly service. Pescatore, Christchurch’s original seafood dining experience is regarded as one of the best restaurants in Christchurch.

Pescatore does not offer a children’s menu.  Please consider 50 Bistro if you would like a family-friendly dining option.  

Please note all menus are indicative only, and some items may be subject to seasonal availability.

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What our patrons say

Great room, great service,great food, very comfortable decor, bathroom roomy with all the amenities,great service from the moment we arrived.

We stayed in one of the Park View suites. Amazing view though the autumnal willows to the Avon River. Truly wonderful colours as the sun set. The Park suites have to be one of the best hotel rooms in Christchurch.

You tick every single box, superb staff, wonderful room, amazing restaurant. Mum and Dad absolutely loved their stay with you. You spoilt them. From our family to yours, thank you!

Beautiful place, excellent service, comfortable room, not far for the center and excellent assistance with the information. I will recommend all passenger to visit The George.