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Vaima Polynesian Bar and Restaurant

Vaimaanga, Titikaveka CK9999, Cook Islands
+682 26 123
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (139 reviews)
“seafood curry” (57 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, European, New Zealand, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Vaimaanga, Titikaveka CK9999, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Had a beautiful night at this beachfront restaurant. We had seen a recommendation for Vaima, it was a little hard to find but well worth the effort. Was a great idea to book as the place was really busy. Excellent service.

Thank Katie M
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Ten years ago we visited the Viama Restaurant and thoroughly enjoyed our meal there and we wanted to return on a recent visit to enjoy the food again although we thought that there may be different owners. We were very surprised to hear on our...More

Thank BobS99
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We came here for a special anniversary dinner. Our cocktails which took 20mins to arrive tasted like salt water - yuck! Then 1.5hrs later our meals started arriving. The salt & pepper squid was yummy but that's where it ends. I got the fish curry....More

3  Thank shellsyy4u
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great family run restaurant which provided a fantastic dining experience . Restaurant recommended by our accommodation manager. Great pick up & drop off service from accommodation . Our table was on the beach with a great view of the Lagoon & the sunset. Recommend "...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We spent 4 nights in Raro, and visited Vaima twice. It was recommended to us, and it was excellent. The food was delicious and the service was easy, professional, and awesome! They even picked us up from our resort and drove us back, so we...More

1  Thank Tracey S
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome.. Fantastic... Love the staff.. Lobe the cocktails on the beach.. The girls there are just fantastic.. Friendly welcoming by everyone..

Thank ckukigarl
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Visited twice for dinner. Excellent pick up and drop off service. Recommend vaima fish curry mild. Cocktails great. The girl making the cocktails was so friendly. Great beach location.

Thank GVtraveller2014
Reviewed 21 August 2016

This was recommend by our resort. Our table was on the beach about 15feet away from the water it was a brillant place for dinner. The food could not be faulted. The staff very friendly. It was so good we went back for a second...More

Thank tiggerrp
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Had the loveliest meal on the beach. Only problem was they were a bit slow with drinks and we did actually cancel our last drinks. Bus dropped us right out front and then they drove us back to Muri. Highly recommend and we would definatley...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Love how they do a courtesy pick up and drop off, Nice place to have dinner when the sun is setting, Great beachfront table's, Nice Food,

Thank Natasha L
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15 September 2017|
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Response from Sakura1990_101 | Reviewed this property |
Yes but make sure to book a table..
20 December 2016|
Response from Vaima | Property representative |
Hi, the only day we are closed is Christmas Day. We are open for lunch and dinner right through the Festive Season. Only day not serving lunch is New Years Day, 1st Jan 2017. Hope to see you at the Vaima - bookings... More
9 August 2016|
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Response from Pete Y | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We paid via visa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vaimaanga, Titikaveka CK9999, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Titikaveka
  • Phone Number: +682 26 123
  • E-mail
We are situated right on the beach. Imagine sitting on the beach with the sun setting, sipping your favourite cocktail and enjoying some of the best cuisine on the island - how romantic! We also offer a pizza take away service - forget the cooking - enjoy our pizza in your room/hotel or just sit on the beach with your feet in the water enjoying the food. We can cater for small private functions and weddings. Look forward to seeing you at the Vaima. We recommend that families book between 5.30 and 6.30 pm.
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