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Fusion Restaurant Cafe & Bar

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64 The Bay Hill | Timaru Central, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
+64 3-688 8550
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Timaru, New Zealand
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fusion never disappoints. Had a wonderful meal with friends, the food was amazing, everyone said how good it was and couldn't fault the service or atmosphere. This is fine dining but at realistic prices.

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Thank jmd632017
Timaru, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We often go here for lunch or an evening meal. We always get excellent service. Always in time for our one hour lunch break. My friend has a tomato intolerance and they are always onto it. The meals are a nice size and always interesting, tasty and good quality. Great place with a great view over the bay.

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Thank sandyb182
Christchurch, New Zealand
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135 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In Timaru for a weekend we were staying at the nearby Panorama Motel so Fusion was a good choice. They have a good range of brunch usuals plus specials. We enjoyed our choice of groper with fries & ham hash with poached egg. Their desserts were well priced and very tasty - our choices were the New York cheese cake... More 

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Thank retep42
Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for Sunday brunch. All three meals we ordered were "less than average" the corn fritter was chewy and bland, the chick pea meal was probably the best of the bunch in terms of flavour (and that was mediocre) but the tortilla was burnt and hard. The absolute worst meal was "The Pan" - supposedly chorizo, breakfast sausage and potato... More 

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Thank chrisanddon2016
Timaru, New Zealand
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for a lunctime meal for three.Meals arrived quickly and were very nice.Waitress who served us was friendly and helpfull, which does make a BIG difference to the dining experience.Had some coffees as well.All in all happy.

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Thank Chalts R
Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took a friend here for coffee and cake as it is nice location, went to the counter and the waitress nodded at me.... this was her way of asking me what I wanted. We took a seat and waited for a while for our coffee... another waitress came and slammed our cups on the table!!! I was like.... shocked at... More 

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2 Thank Jaybabe2014
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We're about to walk past and so pleased we didn't! Having travel around for a month we were stopping over for 1 night and wanting an early dinner. Well we found the best meal we had had on our travels. Thank you for the energy put into making this a fantastic experience of food and atmosphere.

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1 Thank Lynw28
Canberra, Australia
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first visit here a few years back was disappointing, but last New Years Eve the staff were helpful and flexible for our last minute booking and as well we had a great meal and evening

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1 Thank Wayne H
Brisbane, Australia
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59 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch here with friends and was very impressed with service, ambience and food quality. Nice location on the Bay Hill. Our group of four had different meals and all comments were positive.

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Thank Dennis A
Derby, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beautiful food! We shared the fire cracker prawns to start. Lamb and vegetarian for main Brulee and gingerbread for desert It was all phenomenal! The flavours are just amazing and the way the food is presented is a work of art! We thoroughly enjoyed every part of our meal. Huge compliments to the team in the kitchen

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1 Thank Pro1993

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
New Zealand, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 The Bay Hill | Timaru Central, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Timaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-688 8550
Description
We are a casual dining restaurant producing seasonal menus of New Zealand produce with international flavours.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?