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Cafe Jireh

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Cafe, New Zealand, Delicatessen
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| Kids in Action Building, Nikao, Cook Islands
+682 24 776
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Today
07:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 15:00
Sat 08:30 - 13:30
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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just across the road from the Raro airport terminal, this is now our one-stop shop for breakfast, great coffee, lunch and a stack of tasty treats to take back to your holiday home for dinner/dessert. We stuffed ourselves on the amazing custard squares - the ones with passionfruit icing are tropical heaven - and a ginger crunch like mum used... More 

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Thank jgwritestuff
Wellington, New Zealand
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369 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped of her whilst trying to load up with a lunch spread for the family. Seemed to have a reasonable spread but everything had meat in it. When i tried to get a vegetarian sandwich they just took a ham sandwich off the rack and took the ham off! Sorry guys but thats pretty poor behaviour and pretty ignorant!

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Thank Anthony G
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

We stopped by for coffee several times, which we took to go. People were very friendly, the coffee always good.

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Thank guentherschulze
Murrays Beach
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We were very disappointed in this restaurant. We went there for breakfast and found the service was shocking, the girl was rude and didn't smile and the food was less then impressive for the price. In understand the owners are selling so here's hoping they employ better staff when new owners take over

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Thank 921lucillec
Hannover
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106 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

The chocolate cake was good, and the coffee tasted good, too - we took a long black before we went to Aitutkaki by plane. Nothing special, just good. The waitress was not too friendly - unusual for Rarotonga.

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Thank REISEGIGI
Rongotea, New Zealand
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Check out Jireh. Good selection of food from the cabinet and also off the menu. The best custard squares anywhere!

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Thank barnyard2016
Perth, Australia
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The owners were absolutely lovely - so chatting and welcoming. Some of the wait staff on the other hand were rude and unfriendly (we went their twice and same experience both times). Great cakes, good coffee... i think you should advertise how good your brownies are ;)

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Thank bnabroad
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best coffee shops in Rarotonga. Very consistent and excellent coffee and snacks. Right on the beach opposite the airport. Friendly locals

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Thank Corey W
Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Both times I visited, they were shutting early. Maybe they had run out of food but in the brochure it says they open until 3 or 4 but don't bother after 2.30.

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Thank Macb2
Hastings, New Zealand
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174 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

They advertise "The best Custard Squares in Raro" & they are pretty good. Staff are friendly & owner spent some time chatting with us. Coffee was OK, but we didn't find any really good ones on the Island. They are easy to find, but like many of the Cafes here they close quite early. NOTE: The cafe in the airport... More 

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Thank SPYC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 15:00
Saturday
08:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Kids in Action Building, Nikao, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
  • Phone Number: +682 24 776
Description
Cafe Jireh is a top cafe on the Island serving hearty breakfasts, top espresso, delicious cakes and pastries, all made with love by our Chef and Baker. Lunch meals served with freshly prepared salads to die for. Smoothie Selection and cold drinks.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?