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Cafe Salsa

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” (147 reviews)
“pizza” (91 reviews)
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Seafood, Healthy, 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

We stopped here for coffee twice. Customer service great. Great location near all the shops. You can sit inside or outside and arch the world go by

Thank Sharon C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came here for something a bit healthier as its sometimes hard to find in Rarotonga. My husband and I both had the omelette and feel it was just what we needed for a little healthy pick me up after a few too many burgers and...More

Thank Sarahroseconroy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place while we were looking at the shops. We were very pleased with the friendly and fast service and good food. Would definitely recommend.

Thank keeweetravlr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and service ! Many options and good presentation We had a great time, thanks to all the team

Thank yannen56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an indoor cafe close to the main bus stop. Food is excellent especially the fish burgers. Fans keep you cool. It has lots of seating in zones. Highly recommended for lunch or dinner.

Thank jeph2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice when on holiday and both times our breakfasts were soooo yum. We had the eggs benediction, coconut pancakes, tripple eggs and gone fishing. Would recommend to anyone.

Thank Nathan A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain cook salad great! Staff friendly . Good breakfast and lunch venue . Quite busy near the shopping centre

Thank weekend-escapist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was tasty and didn’t have to wait long for our meals. Service was average-good, definitely not great. Decent prices. Would return

Thank caralucite
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 13 May 2018

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 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
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
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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