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Oceans Restaurant & Bar

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European, Pacific Rim, American, Seafood, Australian, New Zealand, Polynesian
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Crown Beach Resort & Spa | Beach Road, Arorangi 682, Cook Islands
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yummy lunches, good portions, good price , close to villa. Staff friendly Island night set up here: al la carte ok...raw fish delicious. Dancers great. M.C hilarious!.

Thank ariettafonua
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Oceans had great choice of food and the service was friendly and helpful at every meal - I was hardly surprised to meet several other guests from other resorts who had come over to enjoy it - and the beautiful view!!

Thank Nicola P
Beverly Hills, California
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our dinner at this restaurant, and we liked the food. But we loved the drink better. They had a special happy hour drink that called cocktail of the day which my other half was very happy with. We ordered lamb shank which I liked, and rack of ribs which he said was ok'd.

Thank susuethan
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great service and wonderfull food and atmosphere . The sea food is superb , we always call in when we are in the area.

Thank Expatinozz
Kerikeri, New Zealand
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41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been to Rarotonga loads of times now, but somehow had never found this restaurant before. It was recommended by a fellow walker when my husband did the over the island trek. We went early to sit facing the beach and had cocktails while we watched the sun set. Then we moved into the restaurant to have our meal. We... More 

1 Thank bobadoodle
Auckland, New Zealand
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of us stopped in for dinner and were not disappointed... Seafood platter were good quality and had a good range or delicious fresh seafood. Service was pleasant and the surroundings were classic beach style restaurant with a gorgeous sunset thrown in to boot. Price was up there but worth every cent with not one of our party of... More 

1 Thank Rocatman
Jan Juc, Australia
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016

We turned up late with no booking but were quickly accommodated by bright, happy and friendly staff. The service was excellent, lovely music and outdoor dinning feel. All meals looked brilliant with large serves, my husbands food was great, my vegetarian meal (cos cos salad- the only vegetarian dish on the menu) was small and very plan. An excellent restaurant... More 

Thank johnjem
Greymouth, New Zealand
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

We stumbled across this restuarant during one of our many walks along the white sandy beaches. The resort that we were staying at had limited choices on their menu and when staying in a place for 9 nights we had to look further a field to tantalise the taste buds. We viewed the menu and asked the very helpful lady... More 

1 Thank Sundownerwestcoast
Auckland, New Zealand
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

Oceans always meets expectations, food for breakfast, lunch and dinner was spot on, location great, and staff make you very comfortable.

Thank _esmeralda_60
Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

A beautiful setting and one of the better restaurants in Rarotonga. On the main road but settled back overlooking a white sandy, palm tree lined beach. The Ocean's restaurant is inside the Crown Resort with a beautiful garden and pool. A la carte menu and sometimes a steak night on a Friday. Try and get the a la carte menu... More 

Thank kevinbac0n

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $25
European, Pacific Rim, American, Seafood, Australian, New Zealand, Polynesian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crown Beach Resort & Spa | Beach Road, Arorangi 682, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Arorangi
  • Phone Number: +68223953
Oceans Restaurant & Bar is located on the waterfront with indoor and beach dining under a billion stars and sand between your toes. Sunsets guaranteed daily. Daily triple happy hours three times per day where you 'buy one, get one free'. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, including hugely popular theme nights including Island Feast & Cultural Show on Mon + Thu, Steak & BBQ Ribs & Salad Buffet on Fri. Beautiful setting. Gracious Polynesian service.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?