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“A must visit for a chicken meal”

Rob's Charcoal Chickens
Ranked #18 of 30 Restaurants in Avarua
Price range: $2 - $50
Cuisines: Healthy, Cafe
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Takeout
Description: Rob's Charcoal Chicken offers a range of tasty meals, a range of yummy salads and hot dishes. Fresh fruit smoothies and milkshakes all at great value! You'll keep coming back for more!
Reviewed March 11, 2013

The meals are substantial and there is a great variety of side dishes to choose from. I recommend trying the Taro leaves in coconut cream....it's delicious!
I can highly recommend the raw fish for sale in tubs on the counter.
The island fries were made from taro and didn't appeal to me at all. Regular fries are a better choice.

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1  Thank Joanna W
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Reviewed March 1, 2013

Liked the foooooodddddddddd - its delicious! and located right in town. You have to try this if you are in Vila.

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Reviewed February 28, 2013

Exceptional value. For those (incorrectly) complaining about how food is SO expensive on the island, obviously haven't been to Rob's! $12-15 for a HUGE chicken dinner with 2 or 3 hot or cold sides. HUGE portions. Delicious!! Went back numerous times (every time we went to town). Great location downtown in the little "mini-mall" by Perfumes of Rarotonga. (closes by 3 though!) Rob is super friendly (as well as his mom). If you are looking for an inexpensive and delicious meal, you MUST give it a try :)

My usual meal - stuffed chicken with 3 sides: coleslaw, egg plant Parmesan, and greek salad

1  Thank jenvieve
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Reviewed November 12, 2012

These guys don't quite have there act together yet. When we were there the chicken wasn't ready til 12:20 and the ordering process is confusing. BUT, their chicken is off the charts good. It is superbly flavored and melts of the bones. Do not leave the island till you've experienced it.

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1  Thank Walter3000
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Reviewed September 25, 2012

I really rate this place for a quick and easy lunch that isn't pricey,Great selection of sides to go with your tasty chicken and also lots of different options for portion sizes.
It's located in a food court so its not the beachside romantic lunch but you could always takeaway if you wanted some nicer scenery.

1  Thank 4rachael
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