Tutto Bene Italian Restaurant Pizzeria.

A Christchurch Italian Tradition since 2004!

Join us and experience for yourself why Tutto Bene Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria is one of Christchurch’s most popular restaurants.

Our bustling “Little Piece of Italy” has been delivering outstanding dining experiences to the people of Christchurch, New Zealand, and the world for more than ten years.  

The vibrancy; warm welcome; efficient, friendly service and delicious Italian-themed and NZ Regional offerings ensure our customers - singles, couples, families, and large groups – return time and time again. 

We happily cater for special dietary requirements including vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free and dairy-free diners. If you are booking for a special occasion, or large/small group, our Functions/Group Co-coordinator will take care of  all the details for you.

In Spring and Summer our leafy al fresco terraced dining area, overlooking our lovingly-tended native reserve garden and stream is a magical spot.

We look forward to welcoming you soon.


Open 7 days a week from 5.00 pm until late.  Reservations recommended.

Phone 03 355 4744

Location: 192 Papanui Road, Opposite Merivale Mall.

Fully licenced, with a full bar and cocktail menu.


Trip Advisor Reviews

“Onto the Nearest Star by the Sun” 
Reviewed 28 October 2015
“My first time at Tutto Bene “wow” what a wonderful experience I have travelled past this Pizzeria for nearly 10 years, I thought lets try in here a good choice I must add. Staff where happy and friendly and very helpful as for the food words can not describe you will have to go and try thank you Tutto Bene.”

“Like eating at your Italian relative’s home- the ones that can really cook!”

Reviewed 14 October 2015
“We had a fabulous night out with great food, excellent wine, and attentive staff who gave us excellent food and wine recommendations. To have the host wander around serving table and chatting with his guests added to the friendliness. It also helped that 50% of the tables were occupied by our friends who’d all booked independently of us – it made it a memorable extended family night out!”
“Sensational Italian”
Reviewed 5 October 2015

“Very Italian, Italian restaurant. I love eating here but if you haven’t booked a table then make sure you get there at opening time!.

I had the braised beef ravioli followed by the lemon tart, which was served with gelato, raspberry coulis and cream. Both dished were delicious, the service was great and fun!
Very family, friendly restaurant but great for couples too.”