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The Anchorage Restaurant & Bar

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Sunset Resort, Arorangi, Cook Islands
+682 28 028
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Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

The food was lovely, and the service fine. Waitresses are very attentive and sweet. Slightly bland atmosphere.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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3 reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

the staff were friendly and helpful food was Delicious catered for all diets cocktails were even better

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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We stayed at the resort, and I have to say, breakfast was fine with us. Fresh fruits every morning, different each time, fruit juice, tea and coffee, toast and marmalade or jam, yoghurt and cereal. To me, that's a pretty standard inclusive breakfast, so we found it just fine for us. We had wedges off the snack menu twice, for... More 

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Palmerston North, New Zealand
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

A fantastic menu! Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and also have a Island Theme Night! the Chefs Blackboard changes often but also have a set menu. Would recommend trying the restaurant! The staff are friendly and the service is outstanding!

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Thank employnz
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Went there on our second day - had changed since we were there last year as old owner had passed away and new owner is a local who employs local staff - which was great to see. Great location, Hula Bar catered for everyone especially the prices. Great restaurant facilities and staff very friendly and accommodating

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The restaurant is open air, so the sunsets are fantastic. The staff friendly and the food is great. Well worth a visit.

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Thank tractorgirl56
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Our group of 13 stayed at the resort where the Restaurant and bar are situated. It's fair to say most or all of us dined there most mornings, some lunches and many evenings! The food is fantastic and the service is brilliant. Great value for money with plenty of bang for your buck! Chef Boyd is great, with our highlight... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
1 review
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Over a weeks stay at the resort we had multiple meals.All were great ,good size, interesting flavours.The staff very helpful .Fresh fish galore. You must try the yellow fin tuna. Fab.

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Thank taegevill
Christchurch, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The staff - Maryanne in particular were so attentive and welcoming. Very personal service provided. All meals were absolutely delic!

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Papamoa, New Zealand
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324 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We booked a table months in advance for my wife's 60th Birthday and we dealt with a very friendly man named Tony, when we finally arrived in Rarotonga we paid them a visit to make sure the booking for 17 Adults and 4 Children was still on place, we then met Dawn again who was busy setting up our table... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, New Zealand, International, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?