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Fox & Ferret

738 reviews
Enjoy Pub Food, New Zealand, Burgers, Gastropub, Beer Garden, Wheelchair accessible, $$$, Craft Beer, Live music and Bar Scene cuisine at Fox & Ferret in Shirley, Christchurch
Fox & Ferret
Fox & Ferret
Fox & Ferret
Fox & Ferret
Fox & Ferret
Fox & Ferret
Fox & Ferret
Fox & Ferret


Pub Food, New Zealand, Burgers
How to Find Us
Sample Menu
Accepts American Express


Corner Marshland and New Brighton Roads
Christchurch 8061


03 385 9955

Open hours:

Mon - Thu: 11:00 am - 1:00 am Fri - Sat: 11:00 am - 3:00 am Sun: 11:00 am - 12:00 am

Situated in Shirley, Christchurch, Fox & Ferret Public Ale House is the ideal local haunt, offering hearty fare and a welcoming ambience. It’s where the allure of a traditional pub meets New Zealand’s laid-back lifestyle, creating a space that’s both comforting and excitingly distinctive.

As you enter the Fox & Ferret, you’re greeted by the sound of glasses clinking, the hum of friendly chatter, and the aroma of sizzling comfort food. The décor, with its wood-panelled walls and cosy booths, invites you to settle down. It’s a place brimming with laughter, where each visit feels like coming home.

The menu is full of dishes designed to satisfy cravings throughout the day. Brunch enthusiasts will relish the full English, brimming with all the essentials, while the Belgian waffles offer a sweet start to the day. As evening approaches, the start and share options take centre stage, imagine tucking into a mini loaf with garlic butter or sharing salt and pepper squid, its crunch enhanced by a tangy cucumber chilli dipping sauce.

The stone grill section appeals to meat aficionados, with the sizzle of prime cuts on hot stones. Burgers are temptingly assembled, and the weekly rituals provide something new to tantalise your taste buds. For those with a sweet tooth, the dessert options are a delightfully sweet conclusion to your meal.

Fox & Ferret’s drink selection is on par with its food offerings in terms of quality. Whether you’re in the mood for a frothy pint, a glass of fine wine, or an exquisite cocktail, the friendly staff are on hand to assist with your choice.

Fox & Ferret is where the community gathers to forge memories over shared meals and raise a glass to the good times. Whether you’re with family, catching up with friends, or relaxing after work, this place ensures you leave feeling satisfied and happy.

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