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Ekim Burgers

| Cnr Able smith & Cuba st, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“burger” (105 reviews)
“fries” (12 reviews)
“corn fritters” (5 reviews)
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Fast food, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly
| Cnr Able smith & Cuba st, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Having just landed in Wellington for a couple of days shopping with my daughter we wanted something quick and tasty before turning in for the night. Ekim had been recommended for their tasty burgers by a friend. We were not that hungry so we ordered...More

Thank adsjack
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Great choice of burgers, including several different veggie options(!) honestly some of the best burgers I've had in New Zealand. Also enjoyed the milkshakes and the general atmosphere. Recommend to visit on a sunny day since the seating area is somewhat outside

Thank FarAway763470
Reviewed 11 May 2018

They have the best chips and homemade salsa in Wellington and very reasonably priced! Cool outside setting and have always had great food when I've been here.

Thank GourmetGabs
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Visited during the Cubadupa carnival, so a very busy time in Cuba Street, these guys turned out our burgers real quick, and they were fantastic, one beef burger, one vego, and they met all our expectations, would have to say the vego was one of...More

Thank Annie S
Reviewed 7 March 2018

The Ekim sauce tasted like tomatoes with really strong herbs, it overpowered everything else. The patty was burnt and cooked to their standard of well done. Bacon was just cooked enough to be edible, really soft and wasn’t crispy. They have a basic seed bun...More

Thank QUAIN154
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

I had reasonably low expectations of what the food was going to be like because of the unique style of this place. I'm a picky eater so naturally the burgers had stuff that I wasn't so fond of in them, there was no issue with...More

Thank KeeganH49
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

The ambience was relaxed and lively. The burgers were amazing. Personally thought it would be similar to fergburger in Queenstown but the burgers were better than ferg and devils burger. The corn fritters just melted in the mouth. Would definitely come back

Thank Amby_Talreja
Reviewed 28 February 2018

It’s almost a pop up, but if you’re prepared for c Shabby chic, you will get a bloody marvellous burger with a huge array of toppings.

Thank Pat M
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Stayed the night in Wellington and happens to come across this place for dinner. Very cool place. Love the simple creative decor! Burgers were great! Good selection. Would come back again!

Thank gibby99
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great value and a cool little burger joint on a corner near the top of Cuba st. I had the bacon guacamole cheeseburger and it was awesome, even though I prefer a brioche style bun rather than the standard seeded bun you get here. The...More

Thank brian19762014
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26 April 2016|
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Response from EkimBurgers | Property representative |
I see you still have very little going on in your life, I'm pleased you've found some resemblance of purpose here on trip advisor. Congratulations on your ability to hang on in there.
9 May 2015|
Response from EkimBurgers | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Cnr Able smith & Cuba st, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
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