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Rain Bar

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Bar, Contemporary, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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30 Gravatt Road, Tauranga, New Zealand
+64 7-572 3066
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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84 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great staff who are keen to look after you Good well presented Pub Food and very popular with the locals many of whom are regulars. Always a good choice when in Papamoa. Hard to find at first

Thank John F
Reading, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food and very generous servings. Good value for money. Service great too. Will be back again.

Thank Michelle H
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service is always superb in Rain Bar. You can see a great work team :) Fast, smooth and friendly . Brunch menu is good. Breakfast cooked well and coffee is great! Easy parking outside

Thank Adrianna L
Tauranga, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second visit back to Rain for Brunch this week. Staff are very attentive and friendly. The meals are a great size and taste amazing. Will definitely be my new local :)

Thank bhamchick
New Zealand
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends who live in Papamoa took us here while we were staying with them, they go all the time and I can see why ! Great food and you sure don't go away hungry ! A guy called Scott was awesome at his job, every time he saw our glasses empty as he walked past he offered another drink,... More 

Thank Jamesbigsnoozer
Tauranga, New Zealand
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Last Thursday we had dinner at Rain. It is very popular with lots of people enjoying food and drinks. Our meal was beautifully cooked and presented and generous. The staff were attentive and helpful.

Thank Faye D
Te Puke, New Zealand
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40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I enjoyed a dessert here.. a nice place to eat.. lots of seating.. popular with locals . Good service

Thank CJO193
Tauranga, New Zealand
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

this is a great place to go with friends and family have a few drinks and relax,enjoy the lovely bar ,have a bite to eat.

Thank debrahu
Tauranga, New Zealand
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47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great place to meet just for a coffee or a drink. The menu is extensive and all plates are very generously sized and taste great as well.

Thank mirjamjon
Papamoa, New Zealand
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91 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

The Rain Bar really hums and has a great atmosphere. The service was great and the drinks and meals well priced. Well done.

Thank brg68mga

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Contemporary, Pub, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Gravatt Road, Tauranga, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Tauranga
  • Phone Number: +64 7-572 3066

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