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Bamboo Jacks

) #6 of 23 Restaurants in Avarua ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Chinese, Asian, Thai
Ara Tapu | Cnr Victoria Rd, Avarua COK, Cook Islands
+682 28 830
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (19 reviews)
“curry puffs” (4 reviews)
“spring rolls” (8 reviews)
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Ara Tapu | Cnr Victoria Rd, Avarua COK, Cook Islands
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Reviews (289)
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71 - 80 of 283 reviews

Reviewed 30 January 2016

Very impressed with this authentic Asian cuisine restaurant! Excellent service from Poko! She suggested the sashimi spring rolls and they were amazing! Great menu selection, excellent prices. Both our dishes were excellent, we got a red curry and a balinese noodle dish. Nice big restaurant....More

Thank aishal24
Reviewed 28 January 2016

We have enjoyed many excellent meals at Bamboo Jacks, and our 4th visit to Rarotonga was no exception. Poko is amazing; efficient great fun and remembers everything!. One night she looked after the whole restaurant as well as take aways. We hope she is paid...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 26 January 2016

We went for dinner twice to Bamboo Jacks and both times "Poko" served us. It has a very good menu with lots of different choices. Both times with our friends we ordered about 6 different dishes and shared them together. Absolutely melt in your mouth...More

Reviewed 19 January 2016

Kia Orana, I was asking a friend for recommendation of places to eat on the island. She mentioned this place as a good place. A friend and I went to Bamboo Jack and was greeted by our server Poko. She mentioned the special of the...More

Thank Metz72
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We go here every time we are in Rarotonga. There is a huge range of asian foods available, and the items we have selected have been excellent. Staff are excellent.

Thank christevet
Reviewed 24 November 2015

We had a staff function here, where they set up a buffet for us. The food was yum and the staff were really friendly. Definitely returning to try their a la carte.

Thank Ahleesa S
Reviewed 21 November 2015

The meal was delicious, enjoyed the Asian style cooking. The staff were very helpful in guiding us with the menu.

Thank Frances F
Reviewed 5 November 2015

Wow we went here twice. So clean, awesome staff and the food was simply Devine. Just yum. We had big party and food was prompt and delicious. We were well looked after. Highly recommend

Thank MummaVee
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Every time we eat here it's always a lovely meal! I only wish they were open for lunches. Either way, definitely a favorite of mine on the island.

Thank Pekalani
Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Had two wonderful meals at Bamboo Jacks. We had read other reviews of the restaurant which vary greatly and were unsure what to expect. Firstly, the restaurant and toilets were immaculately clean. The seating was good with plenty of room between tables. The menu situation,...More

Thank David P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 22
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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
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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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