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Mr Yakitori

390 Fenton Street | Distinction Hotel, Rotorua, New Zealand
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“skewers” (15 reviews)
“yakitori” (6 reviews)
“miso soup” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Japanese, Barbecue, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
390 Fenton Street | Distinction Hotel, Rotorua, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Simple but tasty skewers and a few rice and pancake options. Excellent valve highly recommended. $65 for two including drinks.

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small and intermit, the food is fresh and cooked right there while you wait, I suggest booking as its opening hours are limited and fills up fast.

Thank chalegga
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Don't bother going if you don't have a reservation. Extremely tiny place with not enough seating. Very disappointing.

Thank LoveForFood101
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This small restaurant is amazing! The food is delicious and reasonably priced. Good service. Highly recommend!!

Thank Rose B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

called in with no booking but greeted with friendly smile and seated. essentially a good selection of food on skewers and very reasonably priced. Enjoyed chicken, prawns and steak kebabs w rice and nice cold beer!

Thank Phila987
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Good quick food cooked on skewers. Which gives you a tasty variety . Kinda like a fancy sushi bar . Was easy to find , Just walk into the hotel reception and follow the signs to the restaurant.

Thank nzkiwi491
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Small & cosy, hidden gem. Small menu but everything is lovely. Our second & third visit, Enjoyed so much that we were back for dinner on both nights we were in Rotorua. First visit was last year. Food was fresh & done just right, not...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

kebabs were tasty ..i felt pricy though, so not ideal for those with good appetites...for those on a budget, best option is set menu a or b.. total of 6 kebabs with miso soup.

Thank Rb4268
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Hidden away in the heart of the Distinction Hotel, a real hidden gem… Fresh off the BBQ. We ordered something from every category (except pork). Chicken, lamb, duck, beef, salmon kumara and garlic, rice balls. All basted in a delicious sweet soy cut by crisp...More

Thank GraemeSNZ
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Menu is limited to choice of skewers. All cooked on a bbq behind the bar. You'd expect snappy service, but you'd be mistaken. Incredibly slow. How do you rate three pieces of meat and two cherry tomatoes on a skewer? Or two pieces of pumpkin...More

Thank TheBigTravelBoss
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12 April 2017|
Response from Matthew D | Reviewed this property |
if you go to there website you can download a copy of there menu and prices
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 390 Fenton Street | Distinction Hotel, Rotorua, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Rotorua District  >  Rotorua
It is situated in the distinction hotel
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