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“Good service” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Cafe Ariki

Cafe Ariki
Back Road, Avarua COK, Cook Islands
+68222772
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Ranked #11 of 22 Restaurants in Avarua
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Dessert, Barbecue, Grill
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Entertaining clients, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Dessert, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Good service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

The only thing i can say i disliked was that this caf'e was tucked away from the main road .. other than that it was awesome. Mean food and the service was fast :)

Visited November 2012
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  • English first
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English first
Auckland, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Great location, great food, shocking staff”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

Cafe Ariki is a beautiful building and has a great atmosphere. The food was excellent. However the staff were useless. Food took far to long to come out. Waitress was not competent what so ever, complained about being hung over from the night before and lacked any real friendlyness or customer service skills. The two guy waiters who used to be there were excellent and efficient, get them back!

Also use glasses instead of plastic cups, its not a good look.

Cafe Ariki needs an efficient Maitre D

  • Visited December 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Auckland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“good value for money”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

great value for money, great bbq steaks and chicken, lovely salads, and desserts are delicious, service is good also and atmosphere is nice and open.

Visited September 2012
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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“one to try!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

really tasty barbecue steak, big portions. yummy puddings-chocolate cake, pawpaw cake and sticky date pudding. definitely worth a visit.

Visited October 2012
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“AMAZING!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

Love the food! Cooks burger amazzingg!! Thanks murray family!! Charlotte rocks!! From Juanita aka pepelo! (flos friend) highly recommend cafe! A must to do when visiting rarotonga!

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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