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The Kurious Kiwi Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

209 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-346 1105
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
11 Mar 2014
“They have closed down?”
12 Feb 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
209 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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11 - 20 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 16 August 2013

We couldn't decide on whee to eat in rotorua and ended up here. Service was good &friendly, we were not ones there at 530 on a Wednesday night! Lamb burger was beautiful, medium priced but serving sizes were good.

Thank Spiritbird116812
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Food here was ok. Bowl of chips (very small serve) was $4 which I thought was a bit over the top. The aoili was a bit bland. Had the pulled pork wrap which was also a bit tasteless. Probably would not return as there are...More

Reviewed 7 August 2013

Had a great meal on the Friday 2nd Aug, arrived around 07.30pm and waited for 15 min before being served. There was only 4 tables occupied and one of the waiters was cleaning tables. The lady that served us was new to the job but...More

Thank trev w
Reviewed 25 July 2013

This is pretty close to fine dinning. A pleasant atmosphere, well set out tables, and a cook who can handle a very well done steak and a medium rare steak without one being cold. Well worht a visit.

Thank KiwiBobCambodia
Reviewed 3 July 2013

In town for the weekend and stopped here on a Saturday afternoon not long after it opened. We were one of two groups in the restaurant and were given our choice of table. Being one of only two groups in the restaurant I would have...More

Thank Abi K
Reviewed 25 June 2013

Ok so i don’t like giving bad reviews, but.... Had lunch on a Saturday for a birthday in the family. There were only a few tables of people in at the time. We ordered some drinks because we were waiting on some people. I asked...More

Thank Bella W
Reviewed 19 June 2013

The food is fantastic and the staff are awesome, very helpful. We ate there for our two nights staying in Rotorua. Highly recommend to everyone and we will return again next year.

1  Thank Donna F
Reviewed 18 June 2013

well we came in on 15th june and the place was really busy, (think the alblacks were playing against france) we already booked a table so knew we would be ok, we got sat by a gentleman that did not seem very happy and dragged...More

Thank shivaughan b
Reviewed 17 June 2013

My family and I, down from Auckland for a weekend, dined here a few weeks ago. I had the fish and my partner a steak, both of which were cooked perfectly, and the kids both had the 'kids combo' and went for the crumbed chicken...More

Thank Sally B
Reviewed 17 June 2013

Had dinner on Sunday only about six tables occupied (able to seat a large number of tables). Ordered meals - staff member very attentive and helpful, but waited and waited. To give the staff credit they did come and admit that our order had been...More

Thank Lillian T
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Restaurant Details

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US$9 - US$28
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 209 Fenton Street, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-346 1105
  • E-mail
The Kurious Kiwi is the place to come and toast the famous kiwi you know and love! We are open daily from 11.30am and pride ourselves on providing fresh NZ cuisine whenever possible. You can try our NZ Lamb Rump, NZ Pulled Pork, Roast Chicken & Mushroom Pie or one of our yummy sandwiches or burgers. We have an amazing NZ Wine List to try with some of the best NZ wines in the world!We can cater for any type of function with our private Moa Room and love to cater for big groups. Come in and enjoy a NZ beer or cocktail in our Kea Lounge Bar or sunny outside area or try one of NZ cuts of meat from our Butcher's Block or meals from our extensive menu.
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