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Hidies Courtyard Bar

Cook's Corner, Avarua, Cook Islands (Formerly Hideaway Cafe & Bar)
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Ranked #19 of 22 Restaurants in Avarua
Cuisines: International
Most recent review
- Aug 7, 2014
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Adelaide, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Hidden little gem in town. Cheap drinks in a nice courtyard setting and one of the best lunches we had in the Cook Islands!

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Mooloolaba, Australia
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101 reviews 101 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

$2 tequila shots! Enough said! The other drinks are not cheap, but who really cares when it is so hot there - drink water and have a few shots. Great music, lots of fun and the staff are great.

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Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

Be more strict on Ids Their are kids coming in with fake Ids( girls) drinks need to be lowered with price their to expensive overall place is great better than rehab honestly $2 tequila shots are wicked love it?

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Taumarunui
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013 via mobile

Some may say it is situated in a lovely setting, and this is true in the middle of the botanical gardens. Food variety minimal, but good food, staff lovely and very friendly. Not my cup of tea, so would not revisit this place.

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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57 reviews 57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

Came here during the Friday 'night life' tour, we really wanted to go back as the atmosphere was great. A big plus during a hot evening is the lack of walls, making it a refreshing experience after a few too many ;)

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Arorangi
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

Friday night is Party Night on Rarotonga -- and Hidies is the spot to start your night. Great entertainment, a nice mix of locals and tourists, competitive prices on drinks. If you are over 40 -- take ear plugs!!! LOL

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Newcastle, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2012

Had a laugh at this place. Questioned my safety upon walking in here with security checking my bag. Only to find a table of grandparents sitting down chilling to the islander music which was, well, very loud. Cheap drinks. Probably a hot spot if your keen on a big night session.

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Arorangi
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33 reviews 33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2010

Hidies Bar (as it is called by the locals) is fast becoming the place to be on a Friday night. We thought we would try one of the theme nights as we had heard that they are always well supported. We weren't disappointed. It was a 70's / 80's theme night - plenty of Don Johnsons and George Michaels look-a-likes.... More

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