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fenton street, Rotorua, New Zealand
Today
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Takeout

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  • 56
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  • 29
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Worth the price!!

Every time I have gone to burger fuel (redwood shopping centre) the food and service has been amazing and so worth the price. For us, two adults and one child, we get a huge filling meal for about $35 to feed all of us. The burgers are delicious and relatively healthy with lots of salads and a free... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
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English first
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Every time I have gone to burger fuel (redwood shopping centre) the food and service has been amazing and so worth the price. For us, two adults and one child, we get a huge filling meal for about $35 to feed all of us. The burgers are delicious and relatively healthy with lots of salads and a free range meat... More 

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Masterton, New Zealand
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We enjoyed the food...... but the state of the place was so untidy and dirty. The tables were full with rubbish, floors were scattered with rubbish and hadn't been cleaned for I don't know how long. The rubbish bins were overflowing. Tables hadn't been wiped. I did mention this to the checkout lady and she apologised for this.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

My first Burger Fuel experience, and I'll be back. We paid $32 for two burgers and two different lots of chips. I don't mind paying little more for the quality. I had the Peanut Piston with kumera chips. Yum. He had the Ring Burner (which didn't burn his ring, he was pleased to report later). The meat tasted freshly cooked,... More 

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Gosford, Australia
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We went to the Redwood branch in Rotorua , they are on the ball here and the staff training shines. We were asked by three different staff members how we were enjoying our meals and could they be of any assistance. Whoever trains them knows their stuff. The burgers were tasty and the restaurant was spotless , my family enjoyed... More 

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Laguna Niguel, CA
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Pretty good veggie burgers and reasonably priced, unlike most of the food in NZ. Extra words to meet minimum requirement.

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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Very good service , staff are very open and friendly , the food was tasty . Location is excellent just on the main road . Big burgers with taste bud that were really delighted . We just came in from work for dinner the staff service was 1 st class and we do not wait long for our good to... More 

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Rotorua District, New Zealand
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Really tasty food and cool environment to dine but don't expect Maccas prices , there's two in rotorua , one near redwoods and one on main road near skyline

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Whakatane, New Zealand
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48 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Burgers made while you wait, with fresh ingredients. The only down side is that for me they're too big and I often go for a kids burger. They cater for Gluten free - big plus in my book

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Burger Fuel has moved from Fenton St, it is now in 2 locations: The Redwoods Centre (Tarawera Road) and on the East side of town, at the shopping centre on Fairy Springs Road. I am a big fan of Burger Fuel ever since the first store popped up in Ponsonby - the quality is always great, the menu is creative... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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25 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

Detailed menu with vegetarian options. They are very large American-style burgers but also very expensive. Cost $34 for 2 people. Heard good things about it so it was good to try.

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Additional Information about burger fuel

Address: fenton street, Rotorua, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: fenton street, Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?