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The Craic Irish Bar on Riccarton Road, Christchurch, New Zealand is the greatest little pub, make yourself comfortable in our lounge with a Guinness and great craic



Its where the locals come,  inspired by the Irish tradition of live music and a warm friendly atmosphere, the Craic Irish Bar will cement itself in your mind as a great little place to come and relax.  Phone: 03 3434657 or email info@thecraicirishbar.co.nz

Open 7 Days until 3am!

During the day you’ll find a comprehensive menu offering a range of traditional, hearty meals washed down with a pint of Guinness . A pool table that is open till midnight, and a fully catered for gaming lounge, for those who like the thrill of the bright lights of Vegas.

Aside from being a real warm friendly locals pub, the Craic has entertainment five nights a week. Check out  the Craic Gig Guide -Tuesday Nights see our very popular Quiz night kick off about 7 o’clock, with many people choosing to fuel their minds with Poppa Chop’s $15 steak meal deal. Wednesday night our doors open to some of Christchurch best and worst Karaoke singers, hosted by Dj Al from 9pm. Thursday, Friday and Saturday’s are set up with one goal in mind and that’s dancing. We have the best live local music acts for three nights, every weekend. A mixture of Irish rebel and rock bands with the odd blues gig gracing our doors.  Sunday its Paddys Day – A great day to sit over a beer and talk with the Irish locals, free pool  Check our Gig Guide now

We have a loyalty programme! That will reward you every time you visit and a Social Club for those more adventurous. Just ask any staff member about the Social Club or click on the link above to sign up for our loyalty programme!

We look forward to seeing you for great Craic down at The Craic. Slainte!