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42 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
+64 3-441 1232
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (8,128 reviews)
“fries” (751 reviews)
“patties” (136 reviews)
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American, Fast food, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
42 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
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Reviewed August 8, 2013

I'm gonna say it right now, you will have to wait and there will be backpackers. It's a popular place that has delicious food so don't be freaked out if you have to wait. The burgers are delicious and, like most places, I'm sure have...More

Thank Kaley C
Reviewed August 8, 2013

My fiance and I ordered the fergburger with cheese each for lunch, had to wait 20mins but was lunch time and very busy... well worth the wait

Thank mickm333
Reviewed August 8, 2013

Excellent service even at 1am! But the burger was very average. Waited quite a while for it and the bun was very chewy.

Thank chefjeanette
Reviewed August 8, 2013

I think this place is slightly overrated. The burgers are good but there not fantastic, they are just big. The service is ok considering the amount of people that go there, but in terms of atmosphere, well there is non unless you like to do...More

Thank Christopher09
Reviewed August 8, 2013

Honestly! Sorry, but if this is the best burger people have tried...then poor you! Yes, they are big and have lots of fillings, but I had to look for the actual burger patty! I have visited places with better quality burgers in NZ. I've heard...More

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed August 7, 2013 via mobile

No complaints here!! A friend of mine reckons she's had better but I'm glad i decided to try it for myself as i thought it was pretty damn good!! Big burgers and value for money!! *Tip if it looks to busy to walk in, call...More

Thank BundeePerth
Reviewed August 7, 2013

Seriously? What's the hype about this burger place? Clearly none of the five star reviewers here have never been to Balkan to see how a real burger tastes like. The art of burgermaking is not about cramming in avocado, pineapple, bacon and BBQ sauce from...More

3  Thank Daniel C
Reviewed August 7, 2013

Delicious huge burgers at a great price! Soft fluffy buns and succulent meat patties. A must try in Queenstown!

Thank nimil
Reviewed August 6, 2013

The Codfather - need I say more - was excellent. Not happy about the wait but they have the formula right as each buger we had was exceptional. Very quirky names made this a meal or 3 to remember

Thank Sue C
Reviewed August 5, 2013 via mobile

This place is always busy and apparently open 21 hours a day 7 days a week! I think it would truly deserve the description of gourmet burgers , venison, lamb etc.

Thank MatConnolly
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Response from Libby C | Reviewed this property |
The London Bar is right next to the Ferg stores
August 12, 2018|
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Response from Vlada P | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is
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Response from Maria D | Reviewed this property |
We never pre ordered. The line moved pretty quickly! So awesome and delicious!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Shotover Street, Queenstown 9300, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Queenstown
  • Phone Number: +64 3-441 1232
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