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Bamboo Jacks

Ara Tapu | Cnr Victoria Rd, Avarua COK, Cook Islands
+682 28 830
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (16 reviews)
“spring rolls” (7 reviews)
“duck” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
Ara Tapu | Cnr Victoria Rd, Avarua COK, Cook Islands
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1 - 10 of 297 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten here several times. We tried food that we had never eaten before. It was a good experience. We would go again when we return to Raro.

Thank domacam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent friendly service, especially Poko! Great selection. Fast kitchen. Nice setting. central location. Close parking.

Thank hulkster52
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Run by the same lot who run Trader Jacks - this is a multi asian restaurant with thai, chinese and other style dishes. The decor leaves a little to be desired but the staff are friendly and the food is mostly ok. Certainly not the...More

Thank lex_loci_david
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant two nights. Food was excellent. They have the most delicious spring rolls, made in house. The whole ginger fish with chef Vaine’s special sauce was a delight. The fish cakes and duck curry were so good too. The girls Poco, Jess...More

Thank EKLynch
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Good service." Meals," satay sauce split, however chicken good, crosscut beef rib mainly gristle requiring chew chew chew. carrots (just warm) near raw included rice at extra $5. making this dish over $30.00. Premium and authentic for me has not rung true. Good internal seating,Service...More

Thank omoja
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Dined here a couple of times and was impressed with the service and the food. Portion sizes are generous (doggy bag required). The Curry Puffs and Spring Rolls would have to be the best I have ever eaten - you could tell that they were...More

Thank DINKZ
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

The service was friendly but the meals were very disappointing. Needed more flavour. Would not go back. Was expensive for the meal we got. Satay chicken skewers were creamy coconut but not satay or nut flavour. Chicken and cashew nut quite sweet and had to...More

Thank Jill K
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Just great , fantastic staff, friendly, welcoming, accomadating Highly recommend this place to eat, value for money and a fresh menu with very clean fresh meals, would go over and over here.

Thank Bevan D
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Great food ! Pad thai, chicken curries and more. Good thai dishes and a very good ice cream. Prices are low for Cook Islands. One of my favourite.

Thank AroundtheWorld61
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We ate there twice and also had several takeaways which were just as good. The wait staff were friendly and efficient. Portion size was good and the Thai flavours made for an interesting combination. We will revisit again next year.

Thank bob t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 21
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ara Tapu | Cnr Victoria Rd, Avarua COK, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Avarua
  • Phone Number: +682 28 830
  • E-mail
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.
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