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Groceries in Christchurch

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We'll be heading out of Christchurch in a campervan in a couple weeks. Wondering where the best places are to shop for groceries there?

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  1. Look for a New World supermarket. We shopped there a lot during our three-week stay last March. It was one of the first places we'd look for when we arrived in a new city.

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    1. re: Roundelay

      Thanks!

    2. If you happen to be in Christchurch on the weekend, the Arts Centre has that food and craft faire. There's a vendor that sells some great cured meats, jerkys, dry salamis that are great for hiking.

      I like New World too!

      1. There are some great Asian specialty Markets in Christchurch also.

        http://www.asianfoodwarehouse.co.nz/

        This is where I have gone for great Asian ingredients. For a regular supermarket New World works fine . . .

        Reehmeo @ www.cookingsouth.com