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Main Road, Avarua 682, Cook Islands (Formerly Mama's Cafe & Bar)
682 23956
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Good for:
Dining on a budget

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  • 28
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  • 32
    Very good
  • 19
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  • 5
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great fish & chips and good burgers

Good value for money. This grill has great fish & chips and the burgers are also good. Nice takeaway with good prices.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Jenni K
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  • Dining on a budget
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85 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Went here for sit down dinner, had fish, chip, coleslaw meal, good serving and nice but bit disappointed, they gave us the fish n chips in a box and the coleslaw in a container, not on a plate, like a meal should be

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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Good value for money. This grill has great fish & chips and the burgers are also good. Nice takeaway with good prices.

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Hastings, New Zealand
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Very good, clean take away joint on the main street of Avarua. Awesome variety of food and great shakes. Also a Telecom Hotspot so an added benefit.

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Napier, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

If travelling with teens who will only eat takeaway type food, this fitted the brief for my teen, we had to eat here several times. Huge burgers that were yummy, friendly staff. Value for money compared to other similar eateries.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Ordered a kids cheeseburger $4 and asked to add onions which became a $5 burger - hubby asked specifically for a thick shake and got a thin milk shake .. My cheeseburger appeared to have that cheese from a can (yuk) with approx 4 strands of onion .. Needless to say we didn't return.

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nz
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Nice spot with a cooling breeze on a hot day. Super friendly service, great burgers with proper beef mince patties (not those yucky frozen things) with lettuce and tomato just like they ought to be. Some of the more gourmet burgers sounded pretty amazing too but I was in the zone for the "basics". Yummy chips, just right. And at... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Got the 'signature burger'...a piece of fish with coleslaw on top...hmmmmm okay...was busy all the same

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new zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Its just a takeaway bar but thai burger was tasteless and chips bland but thats just our view I guess

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Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

best burgers on the island. We felt full after eating here even the teenage boys. The service is really good as well.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Nice fish and chips and burgers. Great sitting outside watching the happenings on the main road. Great spot.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Main Road, Avarua 682, Cook Islands (Formerly Mama's Cafe & Bar)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Avarua
  • Phone Number: 682 23956

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 11
  • Cuisine: Café

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget

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