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Bamboo Jacks

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Asian, Thai, Asian fusion
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Ara Tapu, Avarua COK, Cook Islands
28830
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good Sunday night venue

One of few restauants open Sunday nights, with a well-priced menu and tasty food. Decor is cheerful red and green, and service is good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
Imogen I
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Rarotonga
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Rarotonga
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

One of few restauants open Sunday nights, with a well-priced menu and tasty food. Decor is cheerful red and green, and service is good.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Excellent Asian cuisine. staff are so friendly and welcoming. Just a nice laid back restaurant, very reasonably priced food, great all round.

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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515 reviews 515 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We had dinner here one night last week. The meal was very good and prices are good also. Staff friendly and accommodating. View over harbour area is good also. But feel the bar area and possibly Trader Jacks as a whole has bigger name and reputation that we found it to be. An iconic place for many local visitors no... More 

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Oamaru, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Our first night on our second visit to Rarotonga was Bamboo Jacks where we had not eaten before. We thought we had been to some of the best but Bamboo Jacks provided a memorable evening with lovely food to match. Very accommodating and entertaining service and good value for money.

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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

The best desserts ever!! Fried banana and the cake was just the yummiest. Mains etc weren't exceptional but the desserts were just something to wrap up and write home about! Definitely stop in for them!

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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Great dinner that was very fresh and very tasty. We left chockas- not even room for a nightcap. Loved the flavours and atmosphere outside in the courtyard.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The food was just fantastic, in fact the best satay husband had eaten and my Korean BBQ beef was sensational. The serving was huge and they boxed the remainder of the meal I couldn't eat so I could take it home. The ambience was lovely but the service could have been a bit quicker. For the number of people in... More 

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Lakeland, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

The food here was very good and flavorful. The price was average compared to other restaurants ($17.00 average per entree). Service was very slow.... but thats pretty much a given. I'd definitely recommend it.

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Pensacola
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69 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant has nice decor. The prices were reasonable and the service very good. It is Just a short drive from the center of town.

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Surrey
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Quite simply the best Asian dinner I've had. Massaman curry and BBQ pork steamed bun just a couple of the dishes we ordered between the four of us. I wish these guys delivered to London because I would be ordering every week! If you are in Rarotonga and looking for somewhere to go for dinner then this is the place... More 

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Address: Ara Tapu, Avarua COK, Cook Islands
Phone Number: 28830
Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Avarua
Cuisine: Asian, Thai, Asian fusion

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  • Address: Ara Tapu, Avarua COK, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Avarua
  • Phone Number: 28830

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian, Thai, Asian fusion

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