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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%
Travellers talk about
“tuna” (15 reviews)
“pork belly” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
New Zealand, Polynesian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sunset Resort, Arorangi, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We were recommended by a local restaurant owner who was booked out for the night and the food is the best we have had on the island. Great value for money as well.

Thank Jason P
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The night we came upon Anchorage the restaurant we were actually going to was closed (its was a favourite hence the repeat visit). And what a srendipitous moment that was. The food at Anchorage was the best food we'd had on our two week stay...More

Thank Narelle R
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We made a last minute decision to stop in for dinner after having cocktails at OTB, further down the beach from our accommodation at Black Rock (Cook Islands Villas). The service was friendly and efficient- obviously well trained- and although the ambiance was standard island...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We had a really lovely dinner here one night with live music and good drinks. Would recommend it if you're looking for a nice atmosphere for dinner

Thank Aleks T
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Was here two years ago and a local cafe recommended it again. A kiwi chef was cooking but not the owner. I note some of the prior reviews had issues with service but we had good service which often is lacking in the Cooks. My...More

Thank GastroGaz
Reviewed 17 July 2017

As with most Raro restaurants this one is friendly and has well presented food. the BBQ night was good value for money with 3 old guys on strings giving good and not loud music to add to the experience.

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 16 July 2017

We ate dinner here four times during our stay at the Sunset Resort and the title kind of sums it up. The food was very good for all meals but the service was very dependent on the waiting staff you encountered. Some were effective and...More

2  Thank Vidar F
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Delicious fresh food, braised pork belly with tasty vegetables and very well presented.The restaurant is not on the beach but surrounded by tropical gardens and has live music to create atmosphere.

Thank paty423
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Well we have to try otherwise you never no, if you like resort style food then you will love this place, we had entrees only as with the heat never really feel to hungry, great service, worth a visit

Thank jandbatkins
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located at the Sunset Hotel and highly recommend. We enjoyed lunch here twice during our visit to Raro as it is a very laid back peaceful setting. Very friendly, great service and fresh food.

Thank Kim M
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
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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