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$12 - $21
CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, Seafood, New Zealand, Polynesian, Gastropub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed April 13, 2020

for a chain restaurant we though it was average, food was good, but not spectacular , many other places near by that compare much better

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 23, 2020

This is our fave go-to bar and eatery if looking to pass some time in Rarotonga. Perfectly located on the harbour with fabulous views you can almost touch the pristine water lapping close by. Stopped in for a quick pizza (supurb!) and a glass of...wine whilst waiting for our flight back to Australia. Put this one on your list - you won't go once!More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 21, 2020

The best meal we had on our stay. Highly recommended. Wonderful views. Friendly staff. Beautiful food. Thanks.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 19, 2020

Stopped by one evening on the way home for a cool beverage and the evening breeze coming off the ocean, peacefull and relaxing. Noticed the seafood pizza and thought if we come back here we're having that, unfortunatly we never did return.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 17, 2020 via mobile

We left the kids in the resort kids club and went here for date night. We had the smoke Marlin mornay ($23) and rib eye steak ($34), both were really yummy and the steak was cooked exactly as ordered. Also had a couple of mojitos...($12) trader lager ($5) and a jacks magic cocktail ($15)More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 16, 2020

We ate here several times during three weeks on the island. The location on the water is delightful and the staff are wonderful. The food ranges from sea food, burgers and delicious pizza. They also have a nice selection of drinks including a delightful COLD...ale on tap.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 15, 2020 via mobile

The best meal we had in raro! Great service. Great food. Great drinks. And price matches what you are paying for. I’m a vegetarian so they were great in modifying a burger for me. Highly recommend

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 4, 2020

We enjoyed our meal at trader jacks....great location on the beach, the food was tasty and it was served fairly quickly by friendly staff. Makes me hungry thinking about it.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 2, 2020

Dinner for four people on a stormy night – so we had to eat inside. No problem, we had a table in the window overlooking the beach and the reef with spectacular waves. The history of this restaurant is interesting – a challenge in survival....Just the night following our visit, the storm swept water right through the restaurant and they had to close in order to clear up and resore normality. All the meals we ordered were excellent the menu caters for most tastes. Staff were friendly and responsive to our questions. Food arrived in good time. Definitely a place which warrants a return visit.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 29, 2020

Great fresh seafood. Caught fresh cooked fresh. Off main road we’ll sign posted. Beers cold and service is good. Very busy afternoons and evenings. Carried on a bit about booking first when we arrived but eventually accommodated us. The view over the ocean makes this...place a great venue to relax whilst on holidays and have a relaxing meal with a group of friends.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Resort596502
May 26, 2016|
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Response from A7079BPjasonc | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Sunday is always difficult here. Trader Jacks is open six nights a week with Sunday a day off for the hard working team. Bamboo Jacks is open on Sundays for an awesome dinner and a great selection of drinks.
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shelley051
April 21, 2016|
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Response from A7079BPjasonc | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Jack Cooper has owned Trader Jacks for over thirty years with his business partner Chris Douglas. Chris runs all of the menus and Jack is the face and money man. Just like the restaurant, he's a bit of an icon around the... More
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rbyqu
October 1, 2015|
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Response from A7079BPjasonc | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Its in the works sorry Robyn, we're just getting the labels compliant and bar coded. For now, you will need to take the time every few weeks to come back and join us in Rarotonga
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