Christchurch & Hanmer Springs Best Attractions

Welcome Aboard the Christchurch Tramway Restaurant!

Exclusive Christchurch Dinner Tour

Being the only Restaurant Tram in New Zealand means 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 new winter menu will be available on the Tramway Restaurant from 10 May 2016

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. 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 For group bookings, please email

Please ensure you advise us of any special dietary requirements 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.

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 to purchase or enquire about our vouchers.