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Sumner Social

110 reviews
Enjoy New Zealand cuisine at Sumner Social in Sumner, Christchurch
Sumner Social
Sumner Social
Sumner Social
Sumner Social
Sumner Social
Sumner Social
Sumner Social
Sumner Social


New Zealand
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22A Esplanade Sumner
Christchurch 8081


03 244 0481

Open hours:

Daily: 9am till late

Where's good to get social in Sumner? Well, the clue's in the name with this one. Best of all, they serve some of the best seafood in the city!

Suitably summery, upbeat and zesty, Sumner Social has proved worthy of its name by drawing keen diners from all over to their Mediterranean haven. Summery creams, yellows, blues and whites make it the ultimate destination for beach lovers and sunset worshippers. If they're not inside, they're taking in the views from the spacious patio, nestled under some picnic umbrellas for some alfresco munching.

What a catch! The menu is choc-a-block with stunning small plates that are big on flavour. From the apple hot smoked salmon niçoise to Thai calamari salad, Sumner isn't afraid to make new and exciting seafood dishes, flipping our expectations and surprising our tastebuds.

Onto the mains and diners are treated with the likes of prawn spaghetti, chilli, garlic and lashings of parmesan, a mesmerising 55 day aged beef fillet, and roast market fish. Alternatively, keep it casual with a selection of tacos or the classic fish and chips.

Finally, what's a social without some cocktails? Get giggly over a Twighlight Tango or Tommy's Margarita and see where Sumner Social takes you next...

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