We are the only Restaurant Tram in New Zealand. We can offer you a unique way to view the inner city of Christchurch while enjoying a delicious evening dinner.
Experience the luxury of our 36 seater air-conditioned, colonial style dining tram and be treated to the finest service, cuisine and beverages New Zealand has to offer. Incorporate fabulous dining with a sightseeing tour showcasing Christchurch’s inner city vibrancy and heritage – truly a mix of the old and the new. The Christchurch Tramway Restaurant dinner tour is a unique activity not to be missed. Book your table now!
Our 5:00pm dinner sitting is now available on selected dates over summer. Perfect for pre-theatre dining or for those who want an early bite to eat, our 3-course menu package includes a welcome drink, starter, main and dessert for only $85 per person. Book now!
Tramway Restaurant Hours
The Christchurch Tramway Restaurant Dinner Tour departs daily from Tram Stop number 1, Cathedral Junction at 7.00 pm March – October and at 7:30pm November – February. 5:00pm departure is also available for selected dates from November to February. Report time is 10 minutes prior to departure.
The Tramway Restaurant is closed on public holidays, and will not be operating on New Year’s Eve due to tram track closures.
Tramway Dinner Tour Bookings
This is a very popular tour so reservations are essential.
Call us on 03 366 7830 or book online now for a 2 seat table or a 4 seat table. For bookings or enquiries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. For group bookings, please email email@example.com.
Please ensure you advise us of any special dietary requirements at least 72 hours in advance: you can add a comment to your booking when making a reservation online, or you can speak to our staff when booking over the phone.
The average pitch of our seats is 33 centimetres from the back of the seat to the edge of the table. Please note that our tables and chairs are fixed in place due to being on a moving vehicle.
Please note that the Tramway Restaurant is not suitable for children aged under 10 years. Our standard menu and pricing applies for all children booked on board.
Tramway Restaurant Vouchers
Our Tramway Restaurant vouchers make great gifts for friends and family. Contact our Tram shop on 03 366 7830 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to purchase or enquire about our vouchers.