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Rye Bar & Grill - From the Pit

Get yourself a little bit of Southern Hospitality right here in Tauranga.

Rye Bar & Grill offers relaxed dining with twists on the timeless American classics. Step on in for uncompromised service and quality, with almost everything being made inhouse, using the best possible products.

Take an evening to wrap your mouth around their From the Pit menu, while sampling every-day priced wines, spirits, beers and cocktails. Y’all will find awesome food and beverages with a warm, inviting Southern welcome waiting for you.

Select one of the delicious From the Pit options below:

St Louis Cut Pork Ribs (Half Rack) Chipotle Slaw, creole seasoned fires.

Confit Pork Belly Mash, Salt baked root vegetables, apple & mustard conserve

Braised Beef Cheer Bourguignon North Island, West Coast Savannah Angus, Mash, Horseradish

Rya Mac BurgerDouble Patty, cheese, gherkin, onion, secret sauce, creole seasoned fries


“It’s a Southern Thang”


Price: Value up to $30 Per Person

Extras: Add additional people as you proceed to check out

Location: 19 Wharf Street, Tauranga

Please Note: Bookings are strictly time specific. Deals booked are non transferable, and non refundable. This Restaurant offers a grace period of 30 minutes, outside of this late arrivals will forfeit their booking with no refund due. Any exceptions to this are at the sole discretion of Bookme and the restaurant.

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme


18 reviews

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Anne Willmann from New Zealand wrote on 14 November 2020

It's Sugo, not Rye Bar

Great Italian food and very good service. However Bookme ought to know by now that they've changed and are now Sugo, not Rye Bar.

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Natasha Robinson from New Zealand wrote on 21 September 2020

Good Service

Good service - Great Food - Very Friendly Staff .. didn’t have to wait long for food Very child friendly Would go again

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Reece Burgess from New Zealand wrote on 21 July 2020


there is a lot of work on the street currently so it was priced accordingly. great meal, great place. I would go again

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Mariki from New Zealand wrote on 21 January 2020

Nice atmospherre

Good value meal. Went with a couple of friends. Had the pork belly from the pit menue. Good size meal. Was not too busy as the booking time is early. Recommended

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Renata from New Zealand wrote on 20 December 2019

Good food!

Great atmosphere. Good food.

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10:00 a.m.Thursday 13 July

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