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Flying Boat Fish & Chips

Tupapa, Cook Islands
+682 22 230
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (76 reviews)
“parrot fish” (10 reviews)
“burger” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food
Tupapa, Cook Islands
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1 - 10 of 259 reviews

Reviewed 1 November 2018

Very nice view, big place and well decorated, we were kind of disappointed when we got the order, we felt that we paid more than we should have, and the food was ok, just too oily.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Debora A
Reviewed 3 October 2018

A great place to stop for a final meal before catching a late flight home. Easy to order and a lovely way to end the holiday down by the wharf.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank JillR1875
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Went for a easy tea but was let down on quantity of our fish & chip meal.4 pieces of fish, 2 of which were more fish bite sizes.It was fresh and nice but very small.Chips were nice.We also ordered a battered sausage but when our...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Coastal815636
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Ordered a 'value pack' of 4 fish and chips, but the fish were 1/3rd of your general fish and chip shop size and the chips were similarly not a scoop. It was very greasy too, so although not atrocious, expensive for what it was.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank chemikills
Reviewed 8 August 2018

it was alright the food was nice but a bit expensive. the view at this location was very beautiful. there was nice table to sit at and a pub to drink a right next door

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sharlene F
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Goooooood food. Enough said. We were staying at a near-by resort but at here twice during our one-week stay. Fish and chips were very good, and we also had burgers on another occasion. Nice music, local people, reasonable prices.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank BillyeJP
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We ate here a few times. Tried both the fish and chips and the burgers and found them excellent and good value for money. We bought drinks at the Game Fishing Club and sat on the deck as the sun set. What more could you...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank PaulineSJ
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Great idea on an Island saturated with great ideas. This tiny business located near the sport fishing facilities in Tupapa is not what one expects. We visited during our recent stay on Rarotonga mainly out of interest in the name. The business does take away...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank GerryTasmania
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This place has simple fish and chips type menu but a great little spot to overlook a narrow part of the reef. We have been here quite a few times and when it is whale season, you stand a great chance to view whales due...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Cooksta
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We wanted to go for fish and chips on night so we started to check different recommendations. Our rental agency recommended the Flying Boat. We spoke to other people and they also said it was good. My wife and I even went there during the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Ikerimack
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tupapa, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
  • Phone Number: +682 22 230
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