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All 4 Titikaveka Restaurants

Little Polynesian Cafe

PO Box 366, Titikaveka, Cook Islands
682 24280
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Ranked #3 of 4 Restaurants in Titikaveka
Price range: $5 - $31
Cuisines: International, Pacific Rim, Asian fusion
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Brisbane
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This restaurant was just a little walk up the beach from Rarotonga beach bungalows. Great food, good service, and although we did not stay at the resort, we were made to feel very welcome.mthe cocktails were a very welcome addition to our afternoon routine.

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Canberra, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We really liked our lunch. My husband had a chicken wrap and I had the goat sliders. We both had smoothies. Everything was delicious! Dinner was not as much to our taste. I got the Coq au Vin and I was expecting a red wine sauce but what came instead was a creamy sauce. Something in my husband's fish dish... More 

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Calgary
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43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The Little Poly setting is geared towards the mature and honeymooners not families. The setting is stunning beside the infinite pool and the view to the lagoon is amazing! To start we all had a drink. All were good. Then we shared a Caesar salad with prawns. Delicious. Our main was the swordfish with garlic mash and roasted veg. And... More 

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Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We had a meal here recommended to us during our orientation at the villas where we were staying at and we weren't disappointed. The setting was amazing! Our table was near the infinity pool and gave you the visual impression that the pool was just extending into the lagoon. Very clever!!! On this particular night we were treated to a... More 

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LittlePoly, Food & Beverage Manager at Little Polynesian Cafe, responded to this review

Kia Orana from the Little Polynesian! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! We are glad that you enjoyed your dining experience at the Little Polynesian and that you enjoyed the amazing view... Please do let us know when you are back in Rarotonga and we hope to see you again! Kia Manuia... More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The food was simple and delicious. We loved the fact that they would pick us up and take us home. There is a new chef and she makes great food. I loved the Salt and Pepper Squid and the wraps, and of the course, the cocktails, delicious

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Brisbane, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The food did not match the reviews we had seen. Service was slow and ithe meal was expensive for what we had. The pork belly was dry and rubbery skinned and my squid entree was chewy. We were with another couple and it had been our choice of venue and we were embarrassed we had chosen it. It was very... More 

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LittlePoly, Food & Beverage Manager at Little Polynesian Cafe, responded to this review

Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We apologize that you did not enjoy your lunch with us and we advise you that this matter has been addressed with our team. A little compensation would have been offered should you have mentioned this on the night, but if you are ever back in Rarotonga- please... More 

Cambridge, New Zealand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The food, the ambiance and the friendly and obliging staff made our evening exceptional. The glorious sunset made it perfect!

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Sydney
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We are here last week because it was the first restaurant we found to be open. Amazing view of the aqua blue lagoon, seared by the pool, we hoped our lunch would match the location. The cappuccino was great and even had a little choc flower on top. The special of the day was fish burger and chips for $25... More 

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LittlePoly, Food & Beverage Manager at Little Polynesian Cafe, responded to this review

Kia Orana, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are happy to read that you enjoyed our coffees at the Little Polynesian! We apologize that you did not enjoy your lunch with us and we advise you that this matter has been addressed with our team. A little compensation would have been offered should you have... More 

Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I just love to sit and enjoy being at The Little Polynesian for either lunch or dinner. The placement of the eating area around the lovely pool helps to make it a wonderful experience. If you are staying at another resort be sure to book to get a seat. The service is good and the food is presented very nicely.

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LittlePoly, Food & Beverage Manager at Little Polynesian Cafe, responded to this review

Kia Orana, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this short and sweet review about the Little Polynesian Restaurant & Bar. We are happy to hear that you have thoroughly enjoyed the amazing views you get from your seating in the restaurant! From the amazing infinity pool to the Turquoise Lagoon... Here at the Little Polynesian, we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We had a romantic dinner set up as part of our package while staying for our honeymoon at the Little Polynesian Cafe. Unfortunately it was pretty windy so the staff kindly moved our dinner set up to a more sheltered area so we were comfortable. The food was amazing and the staff always made us feel special. Their cafe is... More 

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LittlePoly, Food & Beverage Manager at Little Polynesian Cafe, responded to this review

Kia Orana, Thank you so much for taking the time write this beautiful review... We are glad to hear that you have enjoyed every dining experience you have had hear at the Little Polynesian Restaurant & Bar. Our Island Fusion A-la Carte Menu, Romantic Dinner (for honeymooners) and tropical Cocktails are always a must and we are so happy to... More 

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Additional Information about Little Polynesian Cafe

Address: PO Box 366, Titikaveka, Cook Islands
Phone Number: 682 24280
Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Titikaveka
Average Prices: USD 5 - 31
Cuisine: International, Pacific Rim, Asian fusion

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