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The Waffle Shack


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


$3 - $7
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All reviews waffles ice cream toasties great coffee saturday market saturday morning market place tropical fruit iced coffee the main road cook islands nutella crispy toppings yum syrup rarotonga
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in after school drop off to get my coffee - great flavour and always lovely and hot. Saturdays the grandkids and I (when I am visiting) get down there for the waffles - kids eat every bit of food on their plate in no...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Rarotonga1990
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place, go every time I visit Raro. The waffles are crisp and light and fluffy and I love the fresh fruit toppings. The coffee is good too. Highly recommended!!! Open during the week when the market is not on too, except no...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank simonew631
Reviewed June 9, 2019

great waffles, only minor complaint is more seating would be great and someone tidying up the eating area a little more frequently

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank tropicalislandss
Reviewed June 4, 2019

Enjoyed a caramal and cream waffle and sat at the outside tables and read the complimentary local paper.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank argyle2
Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

Still enjoyed my usual waffle but found it very expensive for what you get. Coffee was burnt so didnt really enjoy that at all. I see it is under new management, they’re okay not quite friendly. But they should be thankful they have such lovely...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Roserria1
WaffleShack, Owner at The Waffle Shack, responded to this reviewResponded May 31, 2019

Hi, thanks for the reminder, to make sure our prices match up with TripAdvisor. as we recently put all our prices up by 50 cents, to keep up with inflation, and the rising cost of biodegradable products. Not sure about being under new management, as...More

Reviewed April 18, 2019 via mobile

If you treasure your coffee of a morning like I do but am also a harsh critic... make your way to the Waffle Shack in town in markets and your will get a quality flat white every time.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank M5601JUcraigm
Reviewed March 30, 2019

On market day we tried these tantalizing waffles with ice-cream so moreish, cooked fresh and various topping options.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Michael P
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

Do yourself a favour visit the waffle shack and have some sort of waffle treat. I had ice cream waffle and choc fudge sauce. Absolutely delicious. We went on a Saturday which was market day. So it was busy but the line moved fast. Seating...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Melissa T
Reviewed February 7, 2019

They made delicious looking waffles - with giant scoops of ice cream, but we just had coffee to go for walking around the Saturday market. Nice family run business...

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank matthewra
Reviewed December 12, 2018

When you are in Rarotonga in the Cook Islands, make sure you visit the Waffle Shack which is located near the main road at the markets. It has the best tropical waffles and they also make very good coffee. The Saturday market day is very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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July 30, 2017|
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Response from WaffleShack | Property representative |
Sorry, we specialise in Waffles, which the main ingredient is flower, although we do make a fruit waffle, and if we have fresh fruit available, we would be happy to make a fruit salad.
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