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“Best food on the island!”
Review of Cafe Tupuna

Cafe Tupuna
Ranked #2 of 15 Restaurants in Aitutaki
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $31
Cuisines: Seafood, International
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: A la-carte Casual Fine Dining. Covered but in a garden setting. Fully Licensed. Open Monday to Saturday from 6pm. Major Credit Cards accepted.
Reviewed July 14, 2014

Delicious meal. Similar price to Pacific resort but food at least twice as good. Recommend the mud crab!

Thank sarahc40
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Reviewed July 3, 2014

we had read a review on Cafe Tupuna on the aeroplane, and it sounded great. So really excited to be going there for my partners birthday dinner. How wrong was that review.
It was the worst food of our whole trip. I simply could not eat it, and my partners struggled to eat his too. The service was also bad, we simply could not get out of there faster.
prices were outrageous for the quality of the food.

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2  Thank Sally P
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Reviewed May 29, 2014

We ate here in early April after having read about Café Tupuna in the in-flight magazine and having had it recommended by our villa. We thought the dinner was absolutely delicious (I had the fish chowder, followed by the signature tuna dish) and the garden setting was as we had imagined. Of course, there were insects, but everyone wears mossie spray!

Thank x2_travel_bug
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Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

We went here twice, once to eat a la carte spontaneously and a second time after reserving a mud crab on our first visit as they were sold out for that evening.
The mud crab was simply amazing. It easily serves two and was just yum. Do make a reservation for one if you plan on going here.

1  Thank Rootero
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Reviewed May 23, 2014

This was our first dinner in Aitutaki recommended by our hotel who organised our pick up and drop off ($10 each) and also made our booking for us. The setting of the restaurant was clean and the location is tucked away from main part of town. We had the garlic bread which was very tasty and salad for entree. Main was the steak with and was cooked perfectly. Liked the added touch of the watermelon with the meal which was so fresh. Dessert was a chocolate rum dish with ice-cream that was delicious. Great service, the waitress we had she was gem. Really enjoyed our night out at Tupuna.

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Thank Leese78
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