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326 Dee Street, Invercargill, New Zealand
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Ranked #12 of 60 Restaurants in Invercargill
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Nelson, New Zealand
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

We went before it got to late as the lighting is very poor and gets dark inside. Got a seat promptly, not too busy though. The meals of blue cod and a beef burger were good sized and tasty. The desert was the worst attempt at Baked Alaska we have ever seen. Appalling even. Consisted of a preformed sweet pastry... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Great place to dine . Super location , everything from coffee to fine dining. Always busy with business people . A must on anyone's agenda . Clean , well presented and best of all beautiful food ...

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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93 reviews 93 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Thoroughly enjoyed a business lunch at Busters recently. The whitebait fritters were packed full of whitebait & were delicious with a drizzle of lemon juice & a pinch of salt. My main of Blue Cod was also delicious. Lovely crispy batter & juicy fresh fish inside. The service was pleasant & efficient. Easy to recommend.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I had dinner here the other night and it was just amazing! I loooooove the 'Choose your own grill' function - this alone would have had me coming back. So often I end up choosing my main depending on what sides I want! I had the Rosemary and Garlic Chicken - which was devine, with mushroom sauce, and Steak fries... More

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New Zealand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Had a lovely meal on Saturday night. Had breads and dips first the beetroot relish is amazing!!! Then the lamb for me and pan fried blue cod for hubby! Was good generous meals would def go back :)

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Invercargill, Southland, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Have been here a few times before and each time we are left to wait for our dinner for well over 2 hours. Arrived at 7pm and wasn't seated until 8pm ordered entrée's and then waited a further 1 1/2 hours for mains. Finally left at around midnight feeling very tired and let down. My friend ordered a medium-rare steak... More

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new zealand
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

We had a table of 4 for a family meal. Very quiet setting considering the restaurant was very busy. The service was very good and the 2 staff looking after us were very efficient and friendly. There was a good range of food in the menu and it would suit everyone. The serving I did feel was rather quick but... More

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

One of the few places in Invercargill with consistently great food, service and surrounds. A clear stand out in a pool of average ITL establishments.

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We went to Buster Crab on a Wednesday night and it was full. The service was great and the food was excellent. I really enjoyed the whitebait fritters . Mmmmmm. Would reccommend to everyone and would definitely go there again. Keep up the good work.

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Special room allocated for our group great to not disturb other diners plus private. The staff so attentive and great at recalling our individual orders by memory. I had salmon which calamari which was delicious complimented by wine from Central Otago. The menu is extensive and prices are certainly what you would expect to pay. Always know this is a... More

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Address: 326 Dee Street, Invercargill, New Zealand
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Invercargill
Cuisine: International

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