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STEAM 100% Pure Vegetarian Indian Restaurant

1129 Hinemoa Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 8144
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible13%
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11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1129 Hinemoa Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Just visited with family. Had the veggie banquet and a few other things. Absolutely delicious! Loved all the dishes. The daal was amazing. The other dishes were great too. Lovely and warm restaurant. We will come back before we leave.

Thank Marcus H
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The food was absolutely divine, Will definitely be recommending Steam to friends and family. Unfortunately, the Restaurant was cold too sit and dine in. I had layers on and was still cold. There was a little heater going but it just wasn't enough to warm...More

Thank Katrina C
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Superb restaurant. I rate it best in standard and choice of menu for Indian vegetarian food outside of India . We had a lunch and also dinner with our friends and spouses in a group on 22nd June ‘18 in Steam . All of us...More

Thank Tanmay M
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The food here is good. The service though, is consistently poor. At times you feel forgotten...it is very slow despite there being only 2-3 other diners. We've been about 3 times now, hoping maybe we just struck them on a bad day...but no. The food,...More

Thank Leesa S
Reviewed 22 June 2018

I went with one friend. Service was slow though food did come relatively fast. We ordered palak paneer which we have both eaten many time before, but as we tasted it we both realised that it had no taste at all, so I went over...More

Thank Jen B
Reviewed 14 June 2018

This is a lovely place for vegetarians (pure veg restaurant). We had 3 meals at this place during our stay in Rotorua. They have lot of dishes on the menu covering different parts of India. Tasty food that is not expensive. We noticed a no...More

Thank deepakjain2015
Reviewed 5 June 2018

A very bad expereince overall. They say that they can cater to 180 people at a time but they couldn't even manage 4 tables at a time. We had ordered 2 main dishes off which one came roughly about after 30 mins. The other one...More

Thank YeshaGala
Reviewed 10 May 2018

I was surprised to find such a first class vegetarian Indian restaurant in Rotorua. It's hard to find anywhere, actually. The ambiance is nice, the staff is friendly, and the meal was tasty. Can't ask for more than that! A little lacking in desserts, but...More

Thank RS108
Reviewed 5 May 2018

great menu featuring many vegetarian dishes well worth the experience Service a little erratic on this visit as the place was packed , so they were under pressure and it is a large restaurant with 4 different areas Great tasting food , something for everybody...More

Thank johntoddl
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Wow so nice to be there on first anniversary of restaurant. Nice ambience good food and service. We are on our last day of our visit to NewZealand and we got all satisfaction to our taste buds. We got soup chat and all vegetarian food...More

Thank Exploration489654
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1129 Hinemoa Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
  • Phone Number: +64 7-348 8144
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New Zealand’s Largest 100% Pure Vegetarian Indian Restaurant with beautiful ambiance, largest vegetarian menu in town, a full bar and a seating capacity of 180 plus. STEAM-100% Pure Vegetarian Indian Restaurant is all about looking after the needs of local vegetarians as well as tourists visiting one of New Zealand’s hot tourist spots-Rotorua. It’s all about catering for healthy options along with authentic Indian taste. For some being vegetarian is their religious belief and we at STEAM make sure it is not violated when it comes to enjoying Indian vegetarian delicacies. STEAM is more about an experience than just the food as well. We want everyone to remember their time spent in our restaurant rather than just their meal accomplishments. STEAM is a journey to Indian history and a modern approach to traditional Indian cuisine. We offer the largest Indian vegetarian menu in town with dishes from different parts of India along with some international cuisines with Indian touch. Come and enjoy your time at one of Rotorua’s classiest casual dine in Restaurant. We can cater for all small to larger groups including corporate and incentive groups as we have a large full bar in our restaurant.
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