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Little Polynesian Restaurant & Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Titikaveka, Cook Islands
+682 24 280
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 448 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We hadn’t eaten here since 2012 as the food had gone downhill dramatically. But, having read that the resort was under new management and had a new chef, we were keen to try it again. We’re pleased we did. We requested one of the gazebos when we booked and were delighted to find that we were seated in one. They... More 

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63 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

stunning setting over looking the infinity pool and lagoon. The palm trees swaying on the beach and the sun going down in the distance. truly candy for adults. My partner and I started out with cocktails. Just to note they have happy hour from 4 to 6. Cocktails $10 and coronas $5. The drinks were perfect. The food- we started... More 

Thank holidayfuncalgary
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for our 8 days & ate here a few times. The staff are great & the food good. Happy hour cocktails are a winner. One of the better margaritas on the island (just don't expect too much!)

Thank Brendon W
Salt Lake City, Utah
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked down the beach from the Royale Takituma and we enjoyed Breakfast Lunch and dinner here looking out at the ocean and listening to the waves crash on the distant reef

Thank demoman2016
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18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

We have very much enjoyed our stay here at the "Little Poly". Great rooms and lovely helpful friendly staff who are always happy. Not a real five star resort by Australasian or European standards but unlike many pacific island resorts everything was clean and everything actually worked. And with a fabulous beach right at our front door we have had... More 

Thank stevelisas2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

The little Polly restaurant was all that you are after whilst dining in Raratonga the food is delicious, fresh, flavoursome. There signature dish is the pork belly and it doesn't disappoint, all other items on the menu are equally as good. We stayed in this resort whilst honeymooning in Raro and ate at places all around the island before trying... More 

Thank Rohanna D
Vancouver, Canada
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

We ended up eating here twice we liked it so much. By far our best meals on the island. Wonderful personalized fine dining service, excellent meals and great selection of wine and cocktails. I'm still dreaming of the stuffed roast chicken with pinenut risotto! Happy hour runs from 4-6pm with $10 delicious cocktails. Nice beach views!

Thank dbozzy
Rongotea, New Zealand
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

We had a lovely intimate dinner here, and were treated like royalty. No special occasion, but we were just made to feel that way with a table set out on the sand ready for us. A superb and delicious meal with a good selection from the menu and drinks list available. More great views across the lagoon.

Thank barnyard2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

The service was outstanding and the food was excellent, would highly recommend to all visitors . The views over the lagoon were spectacular

Thank Rhiannon A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Great evening of cocktails and beautiful food with 3 couples. Excellent and super friendly service, an array of cocktails (happy hour from 4-6pm $10) and a good selection of food options to suit everyone. Setting is great, poolside right by the lagoon.

Thank Chris T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $28
Seafood, European, New Zealand, Polynesian, International, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Scenic view, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Titikaveka, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Titikaveka
  • Phone Number: +682 24 280

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?