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Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
Aroa Beach & Lagoon Marine Reserve | The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa, Aroa Beach, Cook Islands
+682 25 800
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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible15%
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CUISINES
Seafood, New Zealand, Bar, Fusion, International
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Aroa Beach & Lagoon Marine Reserve | The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa, Aroa Beach, Cook Islands
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill
1. Raro's Best Beachfront Dining!
"Great food, good service and really good bar! Staff are very friendly"
Kate C
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2. The Best Cocktails!
"We stayed at the resort and can highly recommend the cocktails"
Kim1802
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3. Best Beach Cuisine!
"delicious food and amazing level of service"
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at this restaurant a few times as this was at the resort we stayed at - Rarotunga Beach Resort and Spa. All of our meals were delicious! We especially enjoyed the seafood chowder AND the pizza, so GOOD!!More

Thank Heidi L
TRBR_ResortMgr, Manager at Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia Orana Heidi, Thank you for your review. We are thrilled you enjoyed our new Chef's new menu and the best spot on the island to watch the sunset, while enjoying a tropical cocktail. We look forward to welcoming you back to Captain Andy's Beach...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2017

We stayed at the resort and can highly recommend the cocktails (especially cocktail hour) and the fabulous food that kept coming out of the kitchen. Cocktails became a daily event and the wedges and sour cream were a great poolside snack. I thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Thank Kim1802
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here 3 times during our stay. Meals were quite good. Service a little slow and the seafood platter was disappointing. Other meals were quite good. Great location.More

Thank Mel J
TRBR_ResortMgr, Manager at Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia Orana Mel Thank you for feedback. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed the location of Captain Andy's & Bar and the the meals as well. However disappointed that you you didn't like the seafood platter. This is usually one of our popular...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel restaurants always seem to suffer in these reviews and this one is not immune. The food is not perfect, but it's fine. The pizzas were popular with our kids, but for the adults, there was a tendency to over-cook meat and fish dishes. The...More

Thank Fareeater
TRBR_ResortMgr, General Manager at Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for your review of Captain Andy’s Restaurant and Bar. I am pleased to hear that the pizza’s were well received by the kids, and the non-alcoholic beverages went down a treat. It is always wonderful to hear when our staff have...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Ika Maata and the BBQ pizza were my faves. Good options on the menu with some offered from 11am-9pm. Nice outdoor areas and cabana style huts to sit in out the front with ocean views. Great to watch the sun go down.More

Thank Monique S
TRBR_ResortMgr, General Manager at Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Kia Orana Monique, Thank you for your lovely feedback about Captain Andy’s. We are thrilled to hear you loved our Island delicacy Ika Mata, as well as the pizzas. The beachfront cabanas are a very popular choice with diners watching the beautiful sunsets from Aroa...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017

excellent place to have a good meal or just a snack, drinks are at a reasonable price, food is excellent, entertainment most nights and staff are very good and friendly

Thank toppopof6
TRBR_ResortMgr, Manager at Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia Orana, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experiences with us at Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards, Greg Long Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed 29 December 2017

well ok i`m a chef, so i was expecting a good selection of fish and seafood, very disappointed, food tasted ok, pizza ! here ?? snacks available hot chips for $8 !price are like in NZ, mains and pizza from $21 to $31, not cheap,...More

Thank Cheferic1
TRBR_ResortMgr, Manager at Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Kia Orana Chef Eric, Thank you for your feedback. Unfortunately a lot of our products have to be imported from New Zealand therefore prices are slightly higher than one would pay for in New Zealand or any metropolitan area. You will find that our prices...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We ate their alot and every meal was so good. They have daily specials and weekend buffets which we did. So yum!

Thank Sara C
greg l, Manager at Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Kia Orana Sarah C, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals and appreciated our daily specials and buffets. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Rarotongan Warm Regards, Greg Long, Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We had a five night stay at the Rarotongan Resort and ate at Capt Andys most evenings. The service was great, excellent family-friendly range of choices on the menu and the food was well-prepared and tasty.More

Thank BBercic
greg l, Manager at Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Kia Orana BBercic, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your dining experience in Captain Andy’s during your stay, in particular the menu range that caters for families. Wishing you all the best for the holiday season Warm Regards, Greg...More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

Enjoyed our meals, Captain Andy's battered fish was the best we had in Rarotonga. No problems with service from staff.More

Thank letsgo76
greg l, Manager at Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Kia Orana Thank you for your review We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals at Captain Andy’s and are thrilled that you found our Fish & Chips the best in Rarotonga. We look forward to welcoming you back to Rarotonga. Warm Regards, Greg...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$31
Cuisine
Seafood, New Zealand, Bar, Fusion, International
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Takeout, Private Dining, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aroa Beach & Lagoon Marine Reserve | The Rarotongan Beach Resort & Spa, Aroa Beach, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Aroa Beach
  • Phone Number: +682 25 800
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Description
Captain Andy's Beach Bar & Grill offers a wide selection of casual dining options either poolside or overlooking the island's best snorkeling beach & marine reserve.
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