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Rio's Bar and Grill

££ - £££,
1 Commerce St | Located at BEST WESTERN Taree Motor Inn, Taree, New South Wales 2430, Australia
+61 2 6552 3511
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good16%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
23 Aug 2017
“Surprisingly good for a country motel restaurant”
4 Jan 2018
“Utilitarian but unexciting”
Open Now
18:00 - 20:00 Hours
Bar, Australian
££ - £££
1 Commerce St | Located at BEST WESTERN Taree Motor Inn, Taree, New South Wales 2430, Australia
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The restaurant serves a purpose - it feeds those that stay there and some (like me) who come solely to dine there. The steak was probably above average, but the vegetables were below average. Price wise - too expensive for what you get and where...More

Thank theduluxdog
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I had the steak, it was well priced, amazingly well cooked medium rare. The steak was not only perfectly cooked but it was tasty and very tender. My husband had the beef and vegetable curry meal with a craft beer for $20. The curry was...More

Thank Jacqueline N Li... I
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Let's start with the fact the food was edible and tasty. BUT I would equate it with a reasonable pub meal, not the a la carte (& associated price) advertised. Stuffed chicken in a bacon, mushroom & cream sauce equated to a cream sauce with...More

Thank Wren1960
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Very welcoming and friendly waitress and delicious meals. On my first night in Taree, I went here for dinner because I had arrived late and didn't want to look for anywhere else. I found myself there the second night as I was so impressed from...More

1  Thank Dan2876
Reviewed 17 November 2015

I eat here now and again when staying at the motel. It used to be a Brazilian based menu which was great but the ownership has changed. The meals are more homely however they are good and are always well presented & tasty. The locally...More

Thank Grant N
Reviewed 15 October 2015

I stay at the Best Western Taree Motor Inn twice each month and eat at Rio's each time. Great home cooked meals. Waitress nice young girl, friendly, attentive and always greets me with a smile. Cold beer waiting for me at the end of a...More

Thank Darryl H
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Was expecting a better food for the price. There was a fairly large menu, and a good wine list, but the lamb and pork was average and I would say it was more pub style food or less.

Thank 23caroline62
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Great Steak, cooked perfect & the local beer & red wine was a nice surprise. Friendly staff and owners.

Thank Choc54321
Reviewed 10 March 2015

After reading the reviews on this sight and looking at the menu on the website, my husband and I decided to go to Rio's for 25th Wedding Anniversary dinner. The waitress was wonderful, beer ice cold, mock tail yummy and entree of mixed breads was...More

2  Thank Heather C
Reviewed 24 July 2014

The restaurant food is beautiful, fresh and always a delight. The atmosphere is comfortable, warming and inviting. The restaurant staff are just exceptional at their job and do everything to make your dining experience to be a memorial one.

Thank Darryl H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$29
Bar, Australian
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Commerce St | Located at BEST WESTERN Taree Motor Inn, Taree, New South Wales 2430, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Taree
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6552 3511
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  • This restaurant is at Taree Motor Inn
Rio's Bar & Grill is located in Taree Motor Inn. Open Monday to Thursday from 6pm until 8pm. We try to support Local Produce, Local Craft Beer and Wine. Look out on Facebook for daily Specials. Reservations recommended. Group Bookings are Welcome. Private Dining area is available. (Must be Pre-Booked)
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