Out the front door, chuck a right then a left, and you’re in the heart of Victoria Street! Burger King, SachI Sachi Noodle House (a favourite of the All Blacks). For your coffee hit plus awesome baking, visit Vics Bakery and Café, further on the Bog Irish Bar, Revival Bar, Award Winning King Of Snake restaurant, plus a host of eateries, pubs and cafes all within 5 minutes’ walk of kiwi basecamp.
Or, out the front door, chuck a right, then another right and you have the Carlton Bar on your right, and Thai and Chinese takeaway restaurants on your right (check if BYO – if so, you have Liquor King just up from Carlton Bar on your left.) Also, Pedro’s Spanish Lamb takeaway for delicious lamb takeaway dishes Spanish style. Walk a further ten minutes up the road, and you’re in Merivale Village where you have a choice of the Brewers Arms (traditional pub), Number 4 Bar, Aikmans Bar, Macdonalds and a variety of takeaway and dine in food options.
Or (again) out the from door, chuck a left, walk a few blocks to Thai Container, selling yummy takeaway Thai cuisine out of a stunningly painted shipping container. Very reasonable prices. Walk a little further and you come to Speight’s Ale House. Traditional Kiwi Pub with well-priced meal options.