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Trader Jacks

Avarua, Cook Islands
+68226464
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Ranked #36 of 82 Restaurants in Rarotonga
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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Seal Beach, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

On waters edge, next to boat launch. Good food, great atmosphere, fun party place but they have a quiet dinning area. Outside bar

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Melbourne Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

Only had a single fish dish which was fresh and tasty - there had been rain in the afternoon and the wooden seats on the balcony were damp to sit on - they must have been a bit slow in lowering the cafe blinds! Service was fine, but as with eating out anywhere in Rarotonga, pricey for what you get... More

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

Good tasting food (heaps of it on your plate) the service was good, standard prices. A busy place with the bar next to it and it can get noisy at times, best to book in early if you want an early sitting.

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Auckland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW

The meals are great and we were lucky enough to be sitted on the balcony - what more can you ask for great food with views

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Saratoga NSW
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

My husband and I had lunch at Trader Jacks recently. The restaurant is right near the harbour overlooking the water, stunning views. We were seated straight away but it could be very busy at different times. The fish and chips were the best we had while we stayed in the Cook Islands. I think it was the packo crumbs, the... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

This is a Restaurant which is on many "must try" lists for visitors to Rarotonga. The food is consistently good and the price is reasonable for Rarotonga where most of the food is flown in hence the cost. We sat right beside an open window with the beauty of the Lagoon and rolling surf adding to the feeling of relaxation.... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

Last week i was in Rarotonga and after being recommended by many people to try Trader Jacks we thought why not. HOWEVER out of the 7 nights we were there that was the worst meal i received. I got the pork tacos that were a special on the menu. The taco's themselves were stale and broke apart straight away. The... More

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Sydney, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

Beautiful surrounding however poor service & the fish dishes were not at the standard expected for the price.

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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014 NEW

This restaurant had been recommended to us before we had arrived on the island and was the place that we dined at for the first two nights. There was a great choice of dishes on the menu and we especially enjoyed the Ika Mata speciality as well as the fresh island fish for our mains. After checking out of our... More

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Townsville, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Sitting outside, looking over the water enjoying beer and cocktails, life doesn't get any better. If your looking for fine dining this is certainly not the place, but the food was great and service was good. Good selection of meals on the menu. We enjoyed our night out here.

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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
Cuisine: Pizza, Seafood, Gastropub

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