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The Anchorage Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$, , International
Sunset Resort, Arorangi, Cook Islands
+682 28 028
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“tuna” (14 reviews)
“pork belly” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
New Zealand, Polynesian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sunset Resort, Arorangi, Cook Islands
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1 - 10 of 305 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Breakfast Daily along with a couple lunches and 4 dinners. All were of excellent quality and presentation. Bar does great local drinks too !!

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good menu range.......... Great food.......... Friendly staff.......... Nice decor.......... Reasonable price.........Only restaurant to place glasses of water on table and kept them full.

Thank Bryan Alan F
Reviewed 12 December 2017

This restaurant is located at the Sunset Resort. The setting for the restaurant is beautiful. Surrounded by nice tropical landscaping and the resort pool off to one end. We have been coming to Rarotonga for 15 years and had not tried this eatery. The prices...More

1  Thank holidayfuncalgary
Reviewed 11 December 2017

I get it that you get a show with your meal, and it was an OK show, but $44 for that style of buffet is quite a lot. Tried, did not like it, did not return

Thank letsbehonest21
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Staff is very friendly. Excellent Service! Loved the oyster and tuna. Fish of the day was also a good choice! The red wine from New Zealand is a great choice to complement the meal!

Thank scandles
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We live locally and enjoy dining out. We decided it was time to revisit The Anchorage and were not disappointed. When we do eat out with friends, we love to enjoy the occasion and not be rushed. This particular night was perfect. The staff were...More

Thank ShelleyRarotonga
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The anchorage pot on a bbq but the meat was over cooked and tasteless. The salads were nice and fresh but they were the same as every where else. There was a couple of young ladies dancing and showing the diners How to tie sarongs.

Thank Orchidacea
Reviewed 8 November 2017

For a great outing on Sunday book in for the BBQ Buffet, you'll probably eat too much, but there may also be a chance to practise a little island dancing after dinner to work it off. Ika Mata (raw fish in coconut milk plus other...More

1  Thank wortho
Reviewed 7 November 2017

My wife and I dined here upon recommendation. We weren't disappointed. The seafood ceviche is beautifully tender, creamy and infused with citrus flavour. The cocktails were delightfully presented and in keeping with what you'd expect from a tropical themed restaurant; the signature pina colada was...More

Thank Benjamin C
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had a lovely meal at the Anchorage, there were 6 of us all had wonderful meals and a fun night. The staff were excellent and attentive. Although our drinks did take a long time to arrive after sitting at the bar for 10 or...More

Thank Lynda D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sunset Resort, Arorangi, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Arorangi
  • Phone Number: +682 28 028
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