Places To Eat - RAROTONGA

NOTE: Make reservations with your favorite or a recommended restaurant, as they can sometimes get booked out well in advance...


Trader Jacks Restaurant Trader Jacks restaurant is open every day except Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and Good Friday and offers a wide variety of specialist seafood and local dishes. You can either eat in our spacious restaurant overlooking the lagoon, or buy from the katikati menu: a delicious array of bar snacks and specialty dishes. 

We have a specials menu which changes daily, dependent on the fish available that day from nearby Blue Pacific Foods or on what our chef feels like surprising us with that day. We can also cater for large group bookings and special functions, so come and see us or fill in our enquiries form for further information on menu options and prices. You can also use this form to secure a table for our best and busiest day of the year: New Year's Day. We're open from 8am until 10 pm on 1 January and will be sharing a special menu with you that day only.



Tamarind House Restaurant is located in the village of Tupapa, it is a beautifully restored heritage colonial house set on a 2.5 acre land looking down on the beachfront. It is only 3 minutes from the main Town Centre.

Highly Recommended*****

We are situated on the north-east side of the island of Rarotonga, on the beach side of the road. We have two large parking areas if you have your own transport, or you can take local public transport if you prefer. The clockwise and anti-clockwise buses arrive and depart just outside the restaurant.

Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday: Morning Coffee from 10a.m.

Monday to Friday: Lunch from 11.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m.

Monday to Saturday: Dinner from 6p.m.

Closed Saturday Daytime: Open Saturday night for dinner

Closed on Sundays

 Phone: +682 26 487



The Flame Tree Restaurant (CLOSED)



Situated on the back road in Tutakimoa, Rarotonga

10:00 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Cafe Ariki is known for serving the best Steak and Mushroom on the "ROCK"

Cuisine Steakhouses

Parking - Street and Parking Lot

Payment Methods
Visa, Mastercard and Cash

Takes Reservations, Walk-Ins Welcome, Good For Groups, Good For Kids, Take Out, Catering, Waiter Service and Outdoor Seating

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Drinks

Phone +682-22772


The Islander - Coco Grill Restaurant

The Coco Grill Restaurant features fantastic cuisine using fresh ingredients supplied by local market gardeners as well as imports from New Zealand.  Open for breakfast from 8am; and an all-day lunch & dinner service featuring light meals to hearty options that are guaranteed to fill up even the hungriest tummies.  Check out our menu's here breakfast| lunch | dinner.  Our restaurant has seating capacity for up to 200 diners | include marquees on the beach to increase to 400 diners - inquire about your next event here.




Whatever Bar & Grill is the hottest bar on Rarotonga, in the Cook Islands.  Situated in Avarua, the Whatever Bar and Grill offers a selection of delicious delights. Its chefs will be more than happy to modify your order to your personal preference. Whether it be rump/stirloin/T-Bone steak, vegetarian nachos, Kebabs, burgers and more, enough to accommodate the taste buds of individuals, honeymooners, family groups,  etc...

Phone +682 22 299



Kiakau Hut Restaurant is located in Arorangi, just a short stroll from the Edgewater Resort. The restaurant serves European style cuisines from Monday to Saturday, and has regular live music.

Phone: +682 26 860



Sails Restaurant is located on the sandy beach of Muri lagoon, with indoor and outdoor seating.

Open 7 days of the week from 10am till late
Dinner 6pm (Reservations recommended)
Brunch from 9:30am (Saturdays and Sundays only)

A la carte Menu...

Phone: +682 27 349



Cafe Salsa is owned and operated by Tony Kelly Bullivant, which offers contemporary Pacific Rim cuisine and a few local delights from Rarotonga. Cafe Salsa is the home to Rarotonga's only wood fired pizza oven and uses only the freshest produce available.

The restaurant has a relaxed bar for pre and post dinner drinks where you can mix and mingle with a few locals. There is courtyard dining when weather permits.

Cafe Salsa is available for group bookings offering privacy, comfort and alfresco dining.

Chef: Tony Bullivant is the chef/owner of the restaurant.
He has trained in New Zealand and International top hotels and Michelin Star Restaurants. Tony always utilises the best ingredients available.

Price Guide: Entree $14 - $22, Main $20 - $28

Payment Options: Cash, Visa, MasterCard, Eftpos

Features: Licensed, Outside dining area, Secure Parking, Wheelchair access

Hours: Monday to Saturday - breakfast, lunch
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday - breakfast, lunch and dinner

Location: Next to the CITC Shopping Centre, Main Road, Avarua, Rarotonga


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