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Southern Institute of Technology

The Bungalow Restaurant is Southern Institute of Technology's Training Restaurant, offering great food and service at an even greater price!

Not only can you enjoy memorable and delicious dining, but you will also be participating in the training of our future chefs, kitchen hands, restaurant staff and managers.

The Bungalow Restaurant is fully licensed and has a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages available. Book early to avoid disappointment!  The restaurant is located on Ythan Street (behind BP Tay St).

For further information or to make a reservation please contact us by emailing



When making a reservation we need the following information please:

  • your name
  • day & date of reservation
  • time you wish to dine
  • contact phone number.

Please advise any specific dietary requirements or if you have a limited time frame for dining. 

Thank you, your support of our students is appreciated

Dining at The Bungalow

Dining Dates 2016

We would like to invite you to come and join us on the dates listed below.

Semester 1 

Lunch - 12 noon to 2pm
May Tues 23 Wed 24 Thurs 25 Fri 26
May Tues 30 Wed 31 Thurs 20 Fri 21
June Thurs 1 Fri 2 


Semester 2 

Lunch - 12 noon to 2pm
Oct Tues 10 Wed 11 Thurs 12 Fri 13
Oct Tues 16 Wed 17 Thurs 18 Fri 19


Evening Dining
Guests seated between 6pm & 7.30pm  

October TBA


Please note dates may change 

Reservations for Semester 1 will open beginning of April, Semester 2, beginning of August.

To make a reservation, please email with your name, day and date of reservation, the time you wish to dine, and contact phone number. Please advise any alternative dietary requirements or if you have a limited time frame for dining.

Lunch Menu

Lunch menus are designed by the Level 4 cookery students within their programme and will be released as soon as this work has been done with their programme of study.

Vault Café

The Vault Café operates in the SIT Arcade between Don & Esk Streets.  It is a training cafe that is run by NZ Food and Beverage Certificate (Level 3) students during certain periods of their course.


Upcoming dates:

Open 10:30am to 1:30pm
March Wed 29 Thurs 30 Fri 31
April Wed 5 Thurs 6 Fri 7
  Tues 11 Wed 12 Thur 13


10:30am to 11:30am

Selection of fresh baked counter treats available 


Beverage Training Happy Hour 

Dine-in and Takeaway (regular)


11:30am onwards Menu:

$10 Autumn Lunch Box 

1 Savoury Spud + 2 Salads + 1 Sweet


Menu Example

SAVOURY SPUD with a choice of toppings:

Morroccan Pork Meatballs with Sour Cream

Creamy Cauliflower Chickpea Satay with Basil Hummus (V, DF)



Thai Ginger Slaw

Creamy Raw Broccoli and Cranberry

Quinoa Tabbouleh

Roast Kumera and Sesame Seed

Green Curry Lentil and Coconut Cream

(All GF, DF & V)



Wholemeal Caramel Pie

Strawberry Cream Flan (DF, GF)

Chilli Chocolate Cheesecake (DF, GF)

Apple Ginger Cake (DF)

Key Lime Pie


Thank you for supporting our students!