Welcome to The Tomo Bar & Eatery

The Tomo Bar & Eatery is an authentic kiwi pub with a warm atmosphere, cold beer and delicious food. ‘Tomo’ (pronounced ‘taw-maw’) is a maori word meaning watering hole. It is a shaft formed by the action of water on limestone. We are sure you’ll feel right at home drinking here.


No visit to Waitomo is complete without experiencing The Tomo! With a full menu and fully stocked bar, a good time is guaranteed, for all adventure levels!


If you’re looking for a hearty, delicious authentic kiwi feed, go no further than The Tomo Bar & Eatery. The chef loves to rotate the menu making the most of local products.

What our Customers Say

Good food, great atmosphere and plenty of beer. A must stop off while in Waitomo, I would highly recommend The Tomo Bar!

Paul MooreHR Consultant

Amazing food! Amazing staff! Nice and warm and the very friendly company of their cat what a great meal out with the family, glad we chose you guys! Definitely recommend

Kate LengTravelling Tourist

The Tomo Bar has some amazing beers that they brew themselves. Next time you are in the neighborhood stop by and give them a go!

John SnowSales Manager
The Tomo Bar & Eatery is open 4 day and boasts local beer on tap, spirits, NZ wines, an off-licence, great food, internet access, Sky TV and pool tables.
Phone: 07 878 8448
Hotel Access Road
Waitomo Caves