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Sea-Salt

Main Road, Avarua 682, Cook Islands (Formerly Mama's Cafe & Bar)
682 23956
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Ranked #14 of 22 restaurants in Avarua
Price range: $3 - $13
Cuisines: Café
Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

We're very happy with the service and portion sizes of the meals. Also the prices were pretty good to. Would have to recommend the kebabs.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Good food but can get this anywhere so wouldnt be my holiday food spot. Great views though. Its a great business so hope they stay around

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Adelaide, Australia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Not a bad location to sit outside and eat. Food was very tasty and reasonably priced....coconut milkshake was superb!

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New Plytmouth New Zealand
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Service was excellent, facilities clean, tidy and nicely decorated. Coffee and food delivered to us in garden. Grandson managed to hit himself in the face with a swing and staff provided ice to stop the nose bleed and swelling. Much appreciated.

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Oztraylya
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88 restaurant reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

On an Island where mediocrity prevails, it is well obvious that these people know their stuff. We had a classy Mahi Mahi and chips with salad meal here. It was a first class inexpensive meal. Well recommended.

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MN
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53 reviews 53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Not far from bus stop near the CITC supermarket. we also tried the fried chicken and chips and it was pretty good too. they have a varied menu with daily specials.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

This was a great budget option that can feed one or a crowd! We had a little bit of everything at such a low price, and were treated to some very fresh seafood! While we visited on a day where it was pouring down, the view was still beautiful. The service was quick and friendly!

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Canby, OR
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

If you are in town and want a good budget lunch with generous portions, this is it. We had the burger and the fish and chips. I guess the fish rotates depending on what's available, mine was Parrot Fish and it was the hugest, tenderest, flakiest fried fish I think I've ever had. The batter was just right, too. Just... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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24 restaurant reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

I actually discovered this place because they had frozen drinks and appear to be the only place on the island that does! A couple of days later I went looking for mama's café after it had been recommended in a local food guide only to discover it's the same place and has since changed ownership. Turned up here on Sat... More

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Invercargill, New Zealand
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31 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We stopped here for burgers one lunchtime. Not only were we impressed with the burgers, but the service was very quick! Very good for a takeaway meal. Tasty too. Came back another time for a quick dinner.

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