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Rye American Kitchen & Spirits

$$ - $$$American, ,
19 Wharf Street, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
+64 7-571 4138
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (18 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
“fried chicken” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Grill, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
19 Wharf Street, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came for dinner on a Saturday night, it was a little quiet so was worried it might not be that good, but it was amazing. The service was great and the food was incredible. Best steak I have had in a long time. Also...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The family stopped here for some lunch one day we all enjoyed the food especially my mother. We ordered the pork belly sliders, mac n cheese and some Delicious stake and a apple pie for pudding. in conclusion the whole family enjoyed a tasty meal...More

Thank JJKiwiKid
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at Rye Kitchen on a Saturday afternoon. The staff were very friendly and very accommodating of us with our family of 5 children! They really looked after our kids and made them feel awesome! The kids menu was amazing as was the quality...More

Thank 802duncanp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Rye on a Friday evening as a party of 15. An excellent meal and overall experience. From the moment we walked in and seated, through the serving of food and drinks until we left; the service was fantastic. The wait staff were...More

Thank Leki9
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Our family of five visited on a wet Saturday night. The restaurant was about 3/4 full. Service was good, wait staff helpful. Our meals were all enjoyed very much, portion sizes spot on, steak was fabulous according to my hubby, ribs, lamb and beef cheeks...More

Thank 69carolynz
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

The best part about this place is still the bar hands down. Great range of smaller + larger portions so theres something for everyone. I had the sirloin this time + it was cooked and seasoned well but I wouldnt get this again. The traditional...More

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 24 March 2018

3 of us went on first table and would happily go back for full price. Steak cooked to perfection, shared platter amazing, starters - poke bowl was great . I also forced down the key lime pie as I really wanted it but was very...More

Thank 51sandra28
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Family and I stopped off here for dinner, rather disappointing though. Georgia was our waitress, not a pleasant experience, we literally had to ask for everything, the drinks menu, our cutlery once meals were served, just awful service. Salt and pepper which we also had...More

Thank ExplorerGG
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

A wonderful night was had by 3 adults and 2 kids. The rump steak that I had was spot on and was also enjoyed by others at the table as was far larger than advertised. Excellent stuff. The rest of the group had fish, chicken...More

Thank Shabba_007
Reviewed 5 February 2018

a slightly upmarket american burger bar great atmosphere and good service and friendly if you like american style food it is the only place in town to eat and it has a lunchtime menu for children

Thank albantaylor
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Questions & Answers
29 October 2017|
Response from josh f | Property representative |
We sure do!! Jump on our Facebook page or website to check it out!
19 June 2016|
Response from josh f | Property representative |
We sure do its served with pork!!
19 June 2016|
Response from josh f | Property representative |
Not on the current menu sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Wharf Street, Tauranga 3110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-571 4138
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