The eagerly awaited Boulder Burger Bar, Shop 8 at the Boulder Precinct opened it's doors in December 2018. Peter and Cherie have owned and operated Hanmer Bakery since 2005 and will now turn their hands to creating the ultimate Burger experience in an American 50s styled diner.

Good Vibes

every day

Their tantalising menu showcases both N.Z and American influence and combines old favourites with tastes and combinations that are bound to become your new favourites. A major draw card will be the customised baked burger buns, fresh handmade meat patties and everything from sauces and chutney to hot fudge sauce.

Our Fare

Endless Flavour Possibilities

Boulder burgers will be open daily at 11am serving fast takeaway burgers, fries, american hotdogs, sundaes, shakes and floats. Keep an eye on the the specials board regularly changing to include seasonal and seafood options... Endless possibilities we'll keep the ideas coming.

Boulder Burgers use 100% biodegradable packaging where possible.

Main courses

our most popular meals

Big Boulder


Double Beef, Cheese, Lettuce, Tomato, Beetroot, Red Onion, Pickles, Aoli, Tomato Jam



Double Beef, Double Cheddar, Streaky Bacon, American Mustard, Smokey BBQ Sauce

Philly Cheese Steak


150g Fillet Steak, Onions, Mild Blue Cheese, Port & Onion Jam, Lettuce

Hanmer Hawaiian


Grilled or Panko Chicken or Beef, Bacon, Cheese, Pineapple, Lettuce, Mayo



Beer Battered Fish on Iceberg with Cheese and Lashings of Tartare

New Zealamb


Beer Battered Roast Lamb, Onion Rings, Tomato Chilli Jam, Lettuce

Boss Hogg


BBQ Pulled Pork Belly, Apple Slaw, Asian Mayo

Boulder Brunch


Bacon, Hash Brown, Avocado, Free Range Egg, Lettuce, Aoli,Tomato Jam



Bacon, Chicken (panko crumbed or grilled fillet), Avocado, Red Onion, Lettuce, Tomato, & Chipotle Mayo

Herbivore (Veg)


Kumara, Spinach & Cashew Pattie, Wasabi Mayo, Lettuce, Deep Fried Shallots, Tomato & Onion Jam



Beef Pattie, Double Cheese, Pickles, Mustard, Tomato Relish

Baby Beef


Beef pattie, Lettuce, Tomato Sauce

L'il Chick


Panko Crumbed or Grilled Chicken, Mayo, Lettuce

Loaded Dog


Weiner, Cheese, Bacon, Onion, Add Your Own Mustard & Ketchup (Re-fried Beans + $2.00)

Puppy Dog


Plain for the weebies

Good Karma

What others said

Had to be rolled out im so full.

Had to be rolled out im so full. Love the food and a fantastic atmosphere

Garth Smith

Delicious burgers

Delicious burgers, full of flavour! A real asset added to Hanmer. YUM.

Jon Holmes


Very delicious American style made burgers. Good size and already craving for another burger. Do you guys deliver to Southland???? Mmmmmm

Holly Louise

Welcome to Hanmer

Tried 2 of your burgers last night - they were great tasty burgers - will be back next time we are in the Village 🙂 Great food

June B Allwright

The Best Burger In Town

The best burger in town easy will be back again

Allan Broomhall

The best burgers and shakes we've had in ages

The best burgers and shakes we've had in ages ?? the restaurant itself is totally cute too!

Hannah Goodman

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