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Kikau Hut Restaurant

Aorangi, Arorangi, Cook Islands
0682 26860
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Ranked #1 of 14 Restaurants in Arorangi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: European, Vegetarian, Pacific Rim, Family Fare
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: A small intimate restaurant. The relaxed atmosphere, local art, beautiful gardens combined with excellent service give it a special ambience for all diners. European food with island flair, gluten free and vegetarian options along with a childrens menu and transfers by arrangement make Kikau Hut special.
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

We were so lucky to get into this restaurant as they were only days away from closing for a two week break. The food was great and the atmosphere also very good. Fantastic service as they pick you up from your accommodation and then take you home at the end of the night. Can thoroughly recommend the seafood platter!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

Always excellent, great menu, excellent hosts. service is very good chicken dish is one of our favourities

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Avarua, Cook Islands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

Kikau Hut is a neat little place by the roadside in Aroarangi. Walking distance from Edgewater and not very far off from other nearby resorts. Have dined here 3xtimes and have had a special birthday celebration hosted by them as well. Food is great, service is excellent and Kevin & Cath are great hosts!! Courtsey transfers is available, just gotta... More 

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Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 NEW

Came here for dinner and desert. Food was very yummy. the raw fish was delicious. Highly recommend the Banana Wontons for dessert. They were to die for. Very friendly staff as well.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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129 reviews 129 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Excellent food, friendly service and a great location. We dined here twice during our stay and highly recommend it.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

This is a great restaurant with good service. The owners and staff are so friendly. We even ate there 3 times during our vacation because it was so good. The mahi mahi and the curry dinners were delicious. Save room for dessert though as the chocolate banana wontons and the passion fruit cheesecake are heavenly!

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Great food, great service, great atmosphere. Try the banana wontons too - super YUM! So good we went there twice.

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We ate dinner here twice from a comprehensive menu. Food was delicious and well presented by efficient staff and friendly owner. It was the best part of our trip to the Cook Isalnds.

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Otago
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is the third time we have been to this restaurant. On this visit we had three children with us aged 12-19. We were eating out regularly because of the awful food and service at our resort. There was a bit of a wait but the food was great. The seafood platter was excellent and well worth the money. For... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We enjoyed the fish curry and fish and chips with lovely New Zealand wines. The service was attentive and friendly. The banana wonton dessert is not to be missed!

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Additional Information about Kikau Hut Restaurant

Address: Aorangi, Arorangi, Cook Islands
Phone Number: 0682 26860
Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Arorangi
Cuisine: European, Vegetarian, Pacific Rim, Family Fare

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