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Cafe Salsa

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, European,
In Avarua Near Tourist Info | Next to CITC shopping centre, Main Road, Avarua, Cook Islands
+682 22 215
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (136 reviews)
“pizza” (86 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Polynesian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
In Avarua Near Tourist Info | Next to CITC shopping centre, Main Road, Avarua, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We attended Cafe Salsa on Sat 13 Jan to order lunch after a morning at the Markets we waited for 20 mins for our order to be taken The was 5 of us including a baby so then we waited another hour for order nite...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch under the colourful Flame-tree Having Breakfast or lunch at the Salsa Restaurant in Avarua, has been a real treat for my wife and I for several years now. Whenever we come for holiday, we stop by and enjoy a delicious meal under the flowering...More

Thank soccerfan777
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch there recently with my wife and the service was good, the pizzas was nice and overall not a bad place to eat and have a quiet drink.

Thank MarcoSue21
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We ended up at Café Salsa having found the waiter at The New Place so grumpy we didn’t stay there to eat. Next time we will go straight there as we had a wonderful breakfast. We both ordered poached eggs mine with bacon, his with...More

1  Thank nzlilibet
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Gee, I love Raro and used to love this cafe but our last breakfast there was not good so only went the once this trip. I ordered a small almond milk coffee, got a large and even though it was their mistake was charged for...More

Thank RacingRobyn
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Had never twice the same Coffee. Some time warm, sometime weak. Owner seams more interested in standing in the way of personal.

Thank hulkster52
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We went here twice for a snack lunch. You can sit outside on the road or in the back garden - or inside. Varied menu, well priced, generous portions, good service. Close to bus terminal and Saturday market

Thank Hedgehog44
Reviewed 19 November 2017

We went there for a breakfast the first day and ended up going there every day! It´s really cozy place with great variety of yummy and healthy foods (I´m after healthy, so I´m highlighting), but there is a choice for just anyone, including less healthy...More

Thank Petra P
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Got completely trashed the first night in Rarotonga I went to bed with my shoes on - so im sure you know what happened next - we went to breakfast feeling really seedy. Arrived and chugged through the water, then ordered some coffees and juice...More

Thank Lsas26
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Had a good lunch of raw fish but stopped here three times for good coffee and excellent service Would recommend this cafe to anyone visiting the town

Thank Peter C
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 22
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Polynesian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: In Avarua Near Tourist Info | Next to CITC shopping centre, Main Road, Avarua, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Avarua
  • Phone Number: +682 22 215
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