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Cafe Salsa

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Pizza, 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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“pizza” (90 reviews)
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Pizza, European, New Zealand, Polynesian, 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 2 days ago via mobile

Easily the best brunch and coffee I had on the island. Menu is packed with a huge amount of options and the price is on the cheaper side! Definitely something for everyone. Staff are extremely friendly and helpful!

Thank Niven J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby said he had his best meal here. It was very hot the day we went so asked if they would turn the fans on and they did.

Thank Linley322
Reviewed 1 week ago

Service is a lot better now and the open steak sandwich is the best! be sure to order that for your steak fix. also, coffees are on point. love it.

Thank MariNJ27
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have a great range of food here. Try the Berocca and Cranberry juice - great for a pick me up if you're having a sluggish morning!

Thank Tamatoa T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my wife had the best tuna salad ever here last week - ate here twice in 7 days as food was so good . Close to the CITC department store for souveners

Thank BrisbaneSnorkellover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a quick lunch here on our first day on the island. We both had an omelette and they were fresh, light and delicious!

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We both had eggs benedict this visit and it was a long wait and the plates also sat quite a long time on the counter waiting to be delivered. The eggs came served on a baguette type slice of bread along with the bacon/ham selected...More

Thank TLC181
Reviewed 16 April 2018

Great food, excellent service & reasonably priced. Very clean restaurant, the staff were friendly and the food came out fast

Thank kylieglove75
Reviewed 13 April 2018

A good place for breakfast and lunch in town before the shops are open. They have traditional breakfast and a good range of wood fired pizas.

Thank joeandkarenB
Reviewed 10 April 2018

We arrived and there were no menus available. Asked to sit outside and menu would be bought over. After 15 plus minute wait I went and found a menu myself. A wide menu selection but expensive for what the food was. We had pizzas -...More

Thank dlh0ward
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 21
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
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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 - 2:00 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
Popular bistro & meeting place. All-day breakfast and lunch. Serving a wide range of fresh and healthy options as well as homemade breads and wood fired pizzas. Open 7.30am - 3pm, Mon-Fri, 7.30am - 2pm on Sat. Downtown Avarua, next to CITC Shopping Centre & Pharmacy. Punanga Nui Market within walking distance.
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