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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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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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yum food guys as always, friendly staff and great atmosphere, all kinds of foods for all kinds of taste buds!!!

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

This cafe is in the main town on Rarotonga and we visited there for just coffee one visit and lunch on another occasion. Good staff and nice food. Nice to visit if you are in the town and want a quiet coffee and a quick...More

Thank peter255325
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Asked for coffee and blueberry muffins on menu . Coffee came which was cold, muffins never showed up . Waited ten minutes and asked where they were to be told they had sold out ...sold out at 10.am . Another girl came to table to...More

1  Thank Maggie N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 21
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
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, 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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