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“Best raw fish on the Island!”
Review of Trader Jacks

Trader Jacks
Ranked #16 of 103 Restaurants in Rarotonga
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $12 - $21
Cuisines: Pizza, Seafood, Gastropub
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Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout
Description: The Cook Island's most iconic dining destination. Stunning views over the south pacific. Come in and dine with us on our al fresco deck or join our friendly team at the Vaka bar for an icy cold tap beer or the best cocktails on the island.
Reviewed March 1, 2014 via mobile

We ate here about three times during our week trip. The raw fish was the best on the island. Had good sizes portions. They don't do breakfast as they open at 11.30am. Try and get a table outside. It's nice eating on the water. Great service. Some of the best we received on the island.

Thank ClaudiaJHunt
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Reviewed March 1, 2014

Not impressed - both the food and service were very average indeed. Nice setting and we enjoyed relaxing on the deck looking out over the water but from our general experience am wondering if the place gets by on its name.

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3  Thank flyingkiwi88
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Reviewed February 27, 2014

Unfortunately we weren't starving when we went to Trader Jacks so all we could manage was a small pizza and the raw fish. They both satisfied perfectly. The staff are attentive, and like all Rarotongan people - approachable, cherry and a pleasure to interact with. Great location right on the beach - sit and watch the coconuts float past! Would recommend - just wish we went again when we were REALLY hungry!

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Thank Chris W
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Reviewed February 26, 2014

Trader Jacks is the happening place in the capital. In all honesty not much is happening thats wahts so great about Rarotonga. The food was excellent I had scallops and my daughter had tuna, good food and value overlooking the shipwreck.

Thank LizEaves
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Reviewed February 21, 2014

This is one of our favourite places to eat. Returning 10 years later and the atmosphere, prices, menu, staff and view and just as awesome as ever. We love this place and visited a few times whilst there. Our 3 year old son loved it. We can't wait to return and enjoy this amazing place again. It is a definite must visit - just like a good bottle of port........gets better with age!!

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Thank Michelle H
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