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Trader Jacks

Avarua, Cook Islands
+68226464
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Ranked #28 of 79 Restaurants in Rarotonga
Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Pizza, Seafood, Gastropub
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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English first
Dunedin, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

This is a great place for solo travelers to meet people, drink, eat and talk. Nice friendly staff. I had a squid plate and the quality of the food was great. Mainly serve NZ beers, $5 a glass

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Great service and food. You must try the baby back pork spare ribs & swordfish with herbs & lemon sauce! One of our favourite restaurans on the Islands.

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

Usually very good, tough time of year to get fresh ingredients, signature dish was off the menu, no advice when we booked.

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Napier, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 NEW

Lunch with the family in a great location that had been recommended to us. The barman was friendly and energetic (think he may have been a kiwi), same couldn't be said for the long faces of the wait staff. We asked to return our son's burger as asked specifically for it to have no mayo and cheese and yet out... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

good food, we had an amazing seafood platter for two which we couldn't finish! Bar is friendly and alcohol prices are the best on the island :)

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Meatlovers pizza. Easily the best I have tasted anywhere in NZ, Aussie, USA or Canada. Loaded with toppings, and an amazing sauce. Great views and knowledgeable staff. Only downside was the access was difficult with an infant stroller (2 small sets of stairs). Great atmosphere.

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

Luckily managed to get a table here at the last minute. A very busy restaurant but efficiently run so minimal delays. Good food, great outlook and reasonable prices.

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North Shore City, New Zealand
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

On our many trips to Rarotonga we frequently call in to Traders for lunch usually a cold beer with a sandwich or pizza.This time I tried the smoked chicken sandwich,which was scrumptious the menu is full of hearty fare and the prices are average for this type of location,which with amazing views out to sea from the upper deck makes... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

we came here twice during our stay in Rarotonga. Both times we had the pizza, wow absolutely amazing pizza! You can"t go wrong with any of their selections.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Best Pork Ribs ever and the service was pretty good as well! Great spot watched the local guys play water football, sipping a cocktail while the sun went down. Perfect!!

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Additional Information about Trader Jacks

Address: Avarua, Cook Islands
Phone Number: +68226464
Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Pizza, Seafood, Gastropub

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