Global food brought home

Indian, Iraqi, Cuban, Carribean – take your pick. Home is the freshest addition to Victoria Street’s gourmet hub, the Food Container. Owner-chef Darren Fabri has returned home to Christchurch after seven years of cooking for billionaires around the world, mostly on superyachts and one hilarious-crazy time cooking breakfast for Israel’s richest man on his private jet as it [...]

2016-11-10T11:54:39+13:00October 20th, 2015|News|

Fine fare now an offering at Victoria St precinct

Serving up a range of individual and shared plates, crafted from local, seasonal produce, Fine Fare Kitchen (FFK) is the newest addition to the Victoria Street Food Containers, and is the latest ‘slow food’ offering in Christchurch. Fine Fare Kitchen offers slow-cooked, bistro-style gourmet meals intended for busy professionals who are looking for a quick, quality, takeaway lunch [...]

2016-11-10T11:51:54+13:00June 25th, 2015|News|

Gregor Kregar’s heroic philosopher

As of April 18th, a giant metallic gnome will be peering out over the inner-city landscape, as Countrywide Property brings sculptor Gregor Kregar’s comic-heroic philosopher to Victoria Street. Slovenian born, Kregar is based in New Zealand, but travels extensively throughout Europe, giving his work a wider dialogue with a larger audience and ensuring his perspective and ideas remain [...]

2016-11-10T10:30:31+13:00April 30th, 2015|News|

Calling all coffee enthusiasts!

There's a new place to get your hit on Victoria St and it's not your usual fix. Coffee Traders are the first opening in our newly established Food Containers (located on the corner of Victoria St and Salisbury St.) Owner/operator Vanessa Clements has an extensive background in the hospitality industry spanning over twelve years and [...]

2016-11-10T11:49:16+13:00February 18th, 2015|News|