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Red Star Burger Bar

26 Ardmore Street | Queenstown-Lakes District, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
+64 3-443 9322
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (177 reviews)
“fries” (30 reviews)
“patties” (7 reviews)
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American, Fast food, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
26 Ardmore Street | Queenstown-Lakes District, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here a couple of times now, and I have to say it really is pot luck as whether you get a good burger. The first time I went it was amazing, almost as good as another well known local burger place on the...More

Thank Dea0703
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sorry guys, i do not generally write bad reviews, the experiance kind of put me off my burger, which actually was fairly good but i think i would have enjoyed it more if the staff followed some basic food handling! While i could not actually...More

2  Thank DianeandLyndon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good and not expensive burgers. Great chips. There are a few seats inside and a couple of tables outside but it is basically a take-away.

Thank JamesM1961
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for the MOFO with an extra patty. Really great burger, loved the beetroot relish! Probably could have done without the carrots and cabbage in the burger itself but all round really good. Cool space, cool people!

Thank lukiej10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are here during our time in Wanaka and ordered Burgers and Chips. We went for a classic Mac burger and a Chicken Satay burger. The Mac burger was good - pretty much what you would expect. The Chicken Satay burger wasn't brilliant. It was...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

There is not a better place to get some well priced food that is better tasting served by friendly staff and just wow possibly the best burgers in NZ if not for sure the best service and atmosphere these guys look like they're having a...More

Thank Ryan F
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here for a few years now. Love the burgers! I recently went in and tried the chefs special (Daryl special) The best burger I've had in NZ! They need to keep it on the menu for good. Chur to the chef Daryl

Thank BoabGlen
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I've had a few burgers in my time and this one is currently standing at numero uno! Great service, great burger choices and no ques! only qualm was with the chips which were a bit average but hey its a burger bar!

Thank Morris B
Reviewed 4 April 2017

One of the most delicious burgers by far. It should definitely be a place to visit. They have a good assortment of drinks (not usual Coke it has to be organic cola..lol) and the range of burgers you can order is also very good. Its...More

Thank friedlock
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Had the venison burger which was great! Nice composition of ingredients and good size. Had a milkshake with it which was honestly the worst I've ever had. McDonald's do it better. It rasted like milk with some powdered flavoring and flower in it. I was...More

1  Thank Friidi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Ardmore Street | Queenstown-Lakes District, Wanaka 9305, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Otago Region  >  Wanaka
  • Phone Number: +64 3-443 9322
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Red Star Luxury Burgers has been serving up gourmet handmade burgers in Wanaka for over 10 years. We have a great local following and are known around the world for our fresh and tasty food as well as our fun, friendly service. We have a creative menu that showcases local and organic produce and that reflects the diverse (multinational!) Wanaka community. We offer dine-in and take-away so have a look at our menu and come and sample it for yourself!