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Staircase Restaurant and Bar - CLOSED

Avarua, Avarua 1111, Cook Islands
+682 22 254
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
16 Oct 2015
“Great food and entertainment”
22 Sep 2015
“Wedding & Family Night”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
Avarua, Avarua 1111, Cook Islands
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 16 October 2015

There was nine of us booked for the Friday night dinner deal $25 per head (cheaper for the kids) a free bottle of wine great food. the show after dinner was awesome with young drummers and dancers great value for money!!

Thank phillstravels
Reviewed 22 September 2015

I had the pleasure of going to the restaurant for two dinner & show nights. Upon reading highly recommended reviews I made contact via facebook with the restaurant to plan a venue for our group of 30 with young children to have dinner as the...More

1  Thank Aotearoa5
tupungaia, Owner at Staircase Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2015

Hello Suzie, I would like to say thank you so much for your review of your wedding celebration with us. It is really great to hear that you had a good time with us, I will also pass on the comments to the Dance team,...More

Reviewed 14 September 2015

Great for a cheap meal and entertainment although you had to wait sometime for the entertainment to start at 8:30pm and we were told to be there by 6pm.

Thank RangiP P
Reviewed 3 July 2015

I am a karaoke freak I have to say. This is just as well because we stumbled across a lovely couple at the Staircase Restaurant. Salt of the earth decent fun loving people who did not try to rip us off and just restored my...More

Thank dancin_2005
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We had a beautiful smorgasbord Island food dinner as well as great entertainment with all the drums and the girls doing the Hula. Very professional. Highly recommend.

Thank Shirley C
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Shannon is the Manager makes you feel special. Such a great night at the Staircase Thanks amazing staff

Thank SuMorgan
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

This is a really really great option for an authentic island night experience without the crazy price tag of the others. The food is genuinely home style which is wonderful, the ika mata was a highlight - the best I've had. The show was intimate...More

2  Thank ohsevenphive
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

As most activities on Rarotonga can be quite pricey I was thinking that we would only see the show and maybe have to buy dinner later as the entry price seemed very reasonable. What a lovely surprise when we were treated to a beautiful home...More

2  Thank Margaret L
Reviewed 10 April 2015

Food was basic but tastey. Entertainment was great. Staff were friendly and gave good service. We had a good time with lots of laughs.

Thank Animal1175
Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

What a lovely night. The price $35 per person was very reasonable. The restaurant bar is a family business and Sharon the Manager was absolutely awesome and all the staff were fabulous as well. Customer service 100%. Their friendlynous was superb. The traditional buffet was...More

1  Thank walkerwhanau
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$27
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Open Hours
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avarua, Avarua 1111, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Avarua
  • Phone Number: +682 22 254
  • E-mail
Staircase Restaurant/Bar has been operating for 15yrs. Thursday Night includes $25 IslandNight which includes food + show, or you can come up and pay ONLY $5 just to watch our Cook Islands Dance Group perform. Friday is our A-La-Carte Menu from $15. Saturday is A-la-Carte from $10. Each night is late closing with great dance music and also great special bar prices, Cocktails from $5. Come upstairs and enjoy our island vibe! IT ONLY HAPPENS UPSTAIRS.
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