Our Club

We are the friendly bridge club

situated in our light and airy rooms above Tutto Bene Restaurant in Merivale, Christchurch – map below. Come and meet our four experienced and lovely teachers who will be happy to help you. Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of our club and mini muffins and coffee for morning and afternoon tea.

House of Cards was born in 1999 and is renowned for its high-quality teaching. Tina McVeigh, who is an original founder, is an acclaimed bridge teacher and author, who has represented NZ as a member of the national women’s team. She is passionate about the importance of bridge being played in a relaxed and happy environment.

 View our timetable and come along with or without a partner.

There are more resources in our bridge shop. Tina’s unique teaching style is fun and highly interactive. if you are interested in classes either at home or in your local bridge club, you can email the House of Cards on bridge@houseofcards.co.nz or phone 03 355 0643.

See you soon!

Bridge Shop

This is where you will find the series of House of Cards books. There are 13 books in all and you will find the topic you are interested in. The books are geared towards the improving player rather than the advanced player. They are simple and easy to read and are sold widely within New Zealand and overseas. Go to the Bridge Shop to see the available titles.

You can also learn bridge online with practice hands and video lessons.

Our Team

We're above Tutto Bene Italian Restaurant.

Upstairs at 192 Papanui Road
Merivale, Christchurch