Cuisine: Irish, Public House
Price Point: Mains from $15 - $30

The newest kid on Colombo Street, A Rolling Stone has caused quite a stir amongst drinkers and diners alike. Despite being open just a few months, it has already built up a trusty crew of regulars, who in true Irish style, the barman knows by not just their favourite drinks, but their names as well.

The modern interior is warm and welcoming. Expect a cosy but contemporary space that lends itself as well to a lazy brunch (it has to be the full Irish!), as it does to a coffee break with a slice of home-made apple pie. Hearty dinners include the likes of bangers & mash, Guinness pie and a homely roast of the day, as well as a delicious fish pie and A Rolling Stone’s signature burger.

If you fancy something stronger, you’re in luck. Bulmers cider is on tap and when it comes to Guinness, the staff know that good things come to those who wait. Each pint is settled long enough to guarantee a velvety consistency with a beautiful creamy head.

It just wouldn’t feel right without music. Expect authentic touches such as the radio tuned into Irish stations, a fortnightly traditional music session, and at weekends, a roster of live musicians.

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A Rolling Stone
579 Colombo St
Christchurch 8011

Open Hours:
Monday 10am - 3am
Tuesday 10am - 3am
Wednesday 10am - 3am
Thursday 10am - 3am
Friday 10am - 3am
Saturday 10am - 3am
Sunday 10am - 3am

Phone: 03 377 4787
Website: a-rolling-stone-bar.business.site/

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A Rolling Stone
Cuisine: Irish, Public House
Mains: $15 - $30

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James Diamond

On the MARVELLOUS scale from 1 to 10, this is a solid 10.
The manager lady was friendly and she knew her menu and bar selection of by memory.
And on Wednesdays at 8 o’clock they have a Irish music session with any Joe blog that knows Irish music and can play instrument can play together it was quite a nice touch.
Every thing on the menu screamed out eat me, and everything on the menu is under 30 bucks.

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Sylvia Thompson-Kriek

The service and food was good but the atmosphere for diners could be improved.

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Very large meals of a very good quality. I enjoyed the fish pie and others enjoyed the burgers. Service was warm and welcoming.

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Michael Mahon

Great food perfect for the cold day. Friendly and hospitable. Will be back.

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Sadly hubby and I came down with flu and had to cancel. I called to let them know. Staff sounded so nice. I've been dreaming of a five star experience ... Look forward to rebooting.

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Good atmosphere lovely food and service

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Good pub tucker! Friendly staff we shall be back.

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Erin June VIII

Best place I have been for breaky in a long time. Lady there was lovely, made us very comfortable on an otherwise cold and miserable winters day.

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Had a great nite the food was lovely and great music

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Great atmosphere. Lovely food. Fantastic service. Will be visiting again.

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Sharon Collins

First time going to A Rolling Stone. Very impressed the service was great and the food came out quickly and was nice and hot. I had the pork sausages, onions, mashed potatoes peas and gravy, perfect flavours. My partner had the Guinness pie, mash and Veges again well made and tasty. We will definitely return

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Excellent friendly service. Food was delicious. Would highly recomend

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Jody Hadlee-Watts

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. The food came out very quickly and was delicious. It was presented beautifully. The service was exceptional, so friendly and welcoming. I will recommend A Rolling Stone to others.

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Allison Baynton

Friendly people, great food and service.

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Chloé Irlande

The service was great and warm
Nice place

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Mary Webster

Steak cooked perfectly. Meals a great size

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Wonderful dining experience, excellent food and service

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Donna Burt

Enjoyed this restaurant. Bit quirky and had a band which started up at 8 pm. Great service, nice food. Suggest try out for a relaxing easy evening

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tyrell green

Greeted by friendly staff who made us feel very welcome. Food was delicious and really recommend the guiness pie. Get down as you won’t be disappointed.

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Kevin Crook

Had a great time at the rolling stone, great food and great staff.

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Alison MacDuff

Very pleasant hard working hosts .Enjoyed theist company and will return ,Especially when our Irish Family visit .Well Done .

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Very friendly staff excellent food needs to be promoted more

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Jake Page

Tremendous from start to finish. The staff were rushed off their feet but very friendly. Will return again.

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Antonina Kraakman

Excellent experience, not many veggie options, but their veg bangers and mash were awesome, great atmosphere and very nice friendly staff.

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Oh my gosh , what a fabulous night. The atmosphere was awesome, the decor eclectic, but the hidden gem was the entertainment. There were four in our party and two had fish and chips and two had burger and chips along with some retro drinks and standard drinks. We finished our meals too full for dessert but then noticed people bringing in musical equipment. Unbeknown to us it was open mic night so we then grabbed more drinks and moved towards the stage where we heard some brilliant music. Arrived at 5.30pm for our first table and left about 10pm

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Linda Ellwood

Lovely relaxed friendly Sunday evening meal. Food was great. Service was great.

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Darrel Weavers

Would not be our normal dining experience and would normally get overlooked searching through first table.
HOWEVER, pleasantly surprised wiith friendly attentive service and wonderful food. A simple menu but done well. We will be doning again, hopefully when live entertainment is on

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Genevieve Smith

This place was great.warm and cosy on a cold night.the staff were friendly and attentive.the atmosphere was typical Irish pub.interesting layout.when you first enter the front area is restaurant then back further was a pool table and area to stand and chat .back further again was a dance area with a band.nice and casual.they have quiz nights on mondays as well.
We loved the food .I had pork roast and my friends had burgers.all served beautifully.big portions and tasted great.and of course Guiness was our main drink.
Would definately go again..easy to find a park as well and easy to find on Colombo Street chch.

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Geeat atmosphere
Prompt friendly service, food was bought out really fast and the meals were a good portion.
Good food that we were all happy to eat

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Eve Driver

I love this place. Food is yummy and atmosphere is lovely. 100% recommend

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The food was superb and Service was great.
We went three course and every dish was superb! Scallops entree so cute and delicious. Mains were Akaroa smoked salmon and venison medallions.
No rush therefore finished with fine desserts of apple/rhubarb tart and Baileys/butterscotch cheesecake.
Highly recommend this great restaurant in lovely surroundings

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steve van hout

Been here a few time's now, and every time the meals have been fantastic.
Nothing to fancy, just good old fashion pub grub, the roast are very tasty, steak cooked how it should be, and the fish n chips are nice and fresh as you would expect, staff are nice and friendly and up for a chat, overall great place to dine, see you next time!

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EK Regan

One of favourites eateries!

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Heila Du Plessis

Great atmosphere to relax and enjoy the Irish hospitality

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catherine bibbey

Had a very enjoyable brunch there. A range of food that appealed to my elderly mother (fish pie) and the younger dinners too (burger & fish and chips mmm). All very yummy. We will be back thanks

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Absolutely loved the Rolling Stone burger and fries. My daughters had their first go at playing pool!! The service was outstanding, super friendly and accommodating, had a really lovely evening with the fam.

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Maimai Lacar-Ompad

The food was really good and the service was superb!

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Patricia Milne

Nice atmosphere great food
Would go back soon

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Good meal.

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Enjoyed the food the service, and the whole place has a lovely vibe
We will be back

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Lu Regan

Its our second visit to A Rolling Stone & it was as good as the first. The food was great and the atmosphere inviting. The look, feel & music captures the essence of a great irish pub!

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Debbie Owles

We had a scrummy breaky and will be back to try dinner. Owners very warm and welcoming.

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Allanah James

Fun place for a good time. Friendly staff and good size helpings

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Kate Collins

Wonderful evening at this Irish pub which is owned by a lovely couple (he is Irish & she a Kiwi). Fantastic service and nothing was too much trouble, they even brought lego out to entertain our kids! Just like a pub in Ireland the atmosphere is relaxed and you feel truly welcome. The food was fabulous! Roast was beef and it was delicious, fish and chips were great with fresh fish and the best chips ever. Guinness pie is gorgeous and just like in Ireland. Great selection of drinks too. I noticed that they also have plenty of things on; live music, quiz nights, traditional Irish sessions etc. Give this place a try! You’ll have a lovely evening.

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Great food, excellent service.

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Bryony Lowe

Just Lovely! Not over the top but the food we had was delicious and there was plenty!

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Adam Teo

We had a great time at A Rolling Stone. The curry chips were excellent and it was a delight to have had a Hot Whiskey!

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Had a lovely evening played pool relaxed to some genuine Irish music. The bar man was a hard case. Great food which also caters for this fussy vegetarian and my steak loving partner.

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Excellent service and the meal was superb. I heartily recommend A Rolling Stone

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