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Review of Bamboo Jacks

Bamboo Jacks
Ranked #9 of 30 Restaurants in Avarua
Price range: $14 - $21
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Authentic Asian cuisine served in a spacious modern restaurant. Enjoy your dining experience seated in our comfortable booths or indoor & outdoor dining within an exotic asian garden. Bamboo Jacks has a VIP room for dinner, buffet, meetings, hens or bucks nights seating up to 20 guests. This is an excellent space for conferences as there is wifi, computer compatible 42 inch LCD screen & white board. We offer a take away and catering service and ensure quality.
Reviewed May 9, 2014 via mobile

Loved this place. Really nice setting, great menu with heaps of options. We had a really enjoyable night. Booze was not cheap but it's a good establishment - like proper restaurant !

Thank Trish M
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Reviewed April 24, 2014

Bamboo Jacks is a relative of the famous Trader Jack's on the Water which has always been a favourite of mine for lunch. This time we tried Bamboo Jacks for dinner and it didn't disappoint - mostly because it serves Thai Fish cakes that used to be on the Trader Jack's menu then disappeared. The menu is a mix of Thai and Chinese but the Thai dishes are the best. The staff are very friendly and helpful and will explain the dishes on the menu and whether they come with rice or noodles - so you don't have to order extra rice.

There's also a reasonable beverage list including Tiger beer - which always goes well with spicy Thai. The Tom Yum Goon, Thai fishcakes, and Pork Belly were our standout favourites. And yes, so good we returned for a second visit!

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Thank Cliffie_D
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Reviewed April 16, 2014

Had take out & while waiting had a pleasant drink.
The food is excellent will be back in 5 weeks time for more

Thank castaway40
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Reviewed March 29, 2014

We were so Impressed with quality of food here we came back a second time and had our anniversary Tea here , We had a Steamboat special where you cook a selection of fresh seafood we were expecting a grill to come out but what we got was better we got a cute we cooker bought out with amazing duck stock cant describe how good it was delish and made a special one year wedding anniversary. Great friendly staff and the owner what a lovely guy came and spoke to us at table to make sure meal was ok .

Thank Sarah777489
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Reviewed March 26, 2014

After finding out Trader Jacks was closed on a sunday we headed to Bamboo Jacks for dinner. The food was good however i was very disappointed with the service where im sure they forgot our order. Someone asked the waitress where out entree was as it had been at least 30mins and everyone who had arrived after us had already been served. Our wine glasses were left empty, it wasn't until they came to clear our table of the mains that they asked if we wanted more drinks. There was also a mix up of the wine glasses where a waitress brought a glass of wine to our table where we had not ordered it then it was billed to our table
at the end. When paying the bill we mentioned to the male staff memeber that we had waited a long time for entrees and he was very rude, stating that we had "made our point" we also mentioned that they had overcharged us a glass of wine through which he said " which waitress was it ?? I need to ask them about it" !So rude and will never go back there again!!!!

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Thank Jaz2y
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