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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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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 11 March 2014

It was ok for a quick lunch for people with children but they did some construction and I have not noticed if they have reopened. The parking is tucked in behind a shopping center so when it was open I think they missed alot of...More

Thank rew2you
Reviewed 12 February 2014

Went to go to this place but on arrival it is all closed up and apparently has been for months. Please update your site as to what is current also "The Shed" around the corner has shut down also. The rating is irrrelvant but had...More

Thank Outback67
Reviewed 20 December 2013 via mobile

Showed up, in the rain, to find construction signs up, tattered posters advertising a Jan 2013 event, and no signs of life.

Thank Michelle T
Reviewed 11 October 2013

Walking up to the door this looks like a Denny's type place, but the food was really good! I had the chicken pie and my husband had the venison and we really enjoyed both. I was a bit nervous about the truffle mash because sometimes...More

Thank aknoble
Reviewed 5 October 2013

Have eaten here on a few occasions and enjoyed all the food I have tried, good selection of beers and wine available, lots to keep the children occupied.

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 2 October 2013

A group of us went there for a meal along with 2 children. The meals were nice but the service well what can I say ????? They have a pool table in which we thought ok a few games, went and asked if we could...More

Thank mary w
Reviewed 25 September 2013

We ended up at the Kurious Kiwi when we read online they were showing a game of NRL we wanted to watch. When we arrived the game was not on but it was fairly quiet and the bar staff were only too happy to out...More

Thank Panda_Aus
Reviewed 29 August 2013

We went with another couple and for my wife and I plus our 2 year old son we paid $NZ126 for 2 mains, a kids meal, 2 beers, a wine, a juice, 2 desserts, and a bowl of ice cream. Our mains were good -...More

Thank Ed R
Reviewed 19 August 2013

This was honestly some of the best food we've had in ages, we ordered smoked kawhai fish pie & chicken and mushroom pie and both were AMAZING! They also had a great kids menu with things on it like marmite cheese toasties - nice to...More

Thank Hapholidays
Reviewed 17 August 2013 via mobile

Dined here on a Thursday night after seeing the menu in our motel compendium, and I'm so glad we did! We were impressed from the moment we walked in - the room was spacious (but not sparce), and nicely decorated. The menu is lovely, with...More

Thank thebarbers8691
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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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