We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

STEAM 100% Pure Vegetarian Indian Restaurant

1129 Hinemoa Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
+64 7-348 8144
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“rotis” (2 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 14:00All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1129 Hinemoa Street | Rotorua, Rotorua 3010, New Zealand
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (21)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 20 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best restaurant we could find as an Indian vegetarian couple in whole of New Zealand. Great choice and good taste.

Thank Abhihebbar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pescatarian hubby drooled over the extensive attractive menu. Nice wines too. Steam is a very large restaurant and it is difficult to feel comfortable when you start early, I think some screening would be beneficial - even plants, but the fire is lovely even though...More

Thank Luvinspoonful
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I bought a GrabOne voucher for a 3 course meal at this restaurant, and went there for lunch last weekend. The service was excellent - our friendly waitress Heneeka explained the options available, and was happy to make recommendations re the curries....More

1  Thank Rose D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our granddaughter, her partner and baby daughter here for lunch today. Our granddaughter is vegetarian and was delighted with the extensive menu instead of two or three things to choose from. I had onion bhaji starter and roasted cashew nut curry - very...More

Thank kiwiaud
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quiet evening in winter, we had a lovely dinner at Steam. Tried paneer khurchan and chole bhaturi. Fantastic and perfectly spiced. The kids in the group were able to get standard Italian pizza, which we appreciated. Nice to be somewhere completely vegetarian too. Recommend this...More

Thank Kiwifruitandcompany
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I called steam after finding their menu online. I phone order my items a dal, 2 garlic naan and the complimentary steamed rice. It was ready less than 15 mins later. It's a quite extensive menu and 100% vegetarian with lots of vegan options. Will...More

1  Thank StaticAlert
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I tried Steam Restaurant with some trepidation. Firstly the name Steam gave the impression that the food will be blend as in steamed food. Secondly it is a vegetarian Indian restaurant. Well, I have to say I was pleasantly surprised. The venue used to be...More

1  Thank DanNay2016
Reviewed 11 August 2017

we been to Steam and very happy to be there , very nice and different menu ,warm atmosphere in chilly winter night . We were very happy as what we ordered very yummy meal and prices are very genuine for two people . Staff were...More

1  Thank lindatrust
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

If you are craving for indian food the indian way then this is the place to go. They have amazing dosas and tea. There is still lot of scope for them to imporve on their curries. They serve sizzlers, pizzas, indian chaat, indian chinese etc....More

2  Thank arnold1aaron
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Upscaled vegetarian Indian food in a fine dining atmosphere. Quality food, quality presentation and quality service. I highly recommend Steam, hidden away on Hinemoa Street.

1  Thank Dangalangison S
Nearby Restaurants
Ciccio Italian Cafe
464 reviews
.11 km away
Herbs & Spice Thai Restaurant
133 reviews
.11 km away
Hennessy's Irish Bar
339 reviews
.18 km away
Yamato Japanese Restaurant
223 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Rotorua i-SITE Visitor Information Centre
211 reviews
.27 km away
Rotorua Night Market
87 reviews
.20 km away
Bibleworld Musuem & Discovery Centre
31 reviews
.11 km away
Happy Ewe Cycle Tours
614 reviews
.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from STEAM 100% Pure Vegetarian Indian Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
  • E-mail
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.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing