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Bacon Brothers - The Burger Bar

181 High Street | Little High Eatery, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
+64 21 287 4375
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Fast food, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
181 High Street | Little High Eatery, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Bacon Brothers - The Burger Bar
1. Can't wait to come again!
" Great vibe, brings some atmosphere back into the city."
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2. Best bacon burger ever
" Incredible food - best bacon burger I have ever eaten."
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3. So good I was back for dinner!
"Burger was so good I went back for dinner to try another."
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I eat a lot of burgers,and this place was awesome! Got a recommendation to try the Shane burger, wow, delicious. Got a free handshake too. Cool people and outstanding eats. Support these folks!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pmsawyer
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Our family of four love heading to Bacon Brothers, often on a Saturday afternoon or Sunday morning - the menu works well for a breakfast / brunch or a late lunch / early dinner. Or even a casual date night! We're a family with a...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank KiwiColleen
BaconBrothers, Owner at Bacon Brothers - The Burger Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2018

Thank you so much for your review! It means the world to us and keeps us striving for complete satisfaction!!

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Simply the best burger we had during our trip. Hotel suggested it and was not disappointed. Long wait but friendly staff warned us. The wait was worth it. Get the vegetable side- very unusual but tasty

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BigTony1988
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went on TripAdvisor recommendation and never regret. Burgers both beef and chicken types tasted wonderful. Reasonably priced as well. Simply loved it

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AweJames
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a little trouble finding the place so for those looking for it Bacon Brothers is inside the little high eatery. Even before I got my food I knew it was going to be great. The dude who took my order was friendly, enthusiastic and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ravrius
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good Juicy and Yummy burgers alhough the buns got a bit chewy when cold. Value for money. Decent choice for vegetarians as well. Service was quick

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ozzy-Kunnu
Reviewed 6 days ago

bacon bros is our classic tuesday dinner date night. Every week we grab a different burger and craft beer, trying the weekly specials. we love the team and service and they deserve the praise, stay true to your values bros.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank swiftperry
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Imagine visiting the Saturday markets and bacon brothers Re serving up delicious burgers and free hugs. I have been having bacon burgers for the last 19th months at least at the markets. Food is cooked in front of you so you know what you’re getting....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank B D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Christchurch City Center,a busy food court and then your Olfactory neurons guide you through the crowd in the direction of bacon served in its best possible form. You can have them in burgers or just a plate full of goodness in maple syrup...slurp !!! Its...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bipin11
Reviewed 6 days ago

very friendly very quick and delicious! ordered and served very quickly which is ideal for lunch. Part of a range of eating places which offers variety and choice

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mike L
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22 October 2018|
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Response from TheC52 | Reviewed this property |
we always dine in-it can be a long wait.Unsure if they do take away .
22 October 2018|
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Response from DeeM1995 | Reviewed this property |
Yes eat in or takeaway available
4 April 2018|
Response from HannahW3156 |
Hello Sas and thanks for the question. We sell some amazing local beer and wine but you cannot bring your own. Cheers 😀
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 8
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 181 High Street | Little High Eatery, Christchurch 8011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 21 287 4375
  • E-mail
TO FIND US - GO TO C1 COFFEE AND THEN CROSS TUAM ST TO THE LITTLE HIGH EATERY, WHICH IS NEXT TO MADAAM WOOS (ORANGE SIGN) WE ARE INSIDE THERE. PARKING 255 ST ASAPH ST, FIRST 30 MINS FREE :) Looking for a CLASSIC KIWI food experience? Bacon Brothers brings together Bacon, Banter and Happiness to create the worlds most awesome Burger Bar, we even have Vegan Coconut Bacon so everybody can enjoy what we have going on. We source our products locally and ethically so you can enjoy your burger knowing that you are supporting awesome farmers. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late nights.
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