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The Boat Shed Bar & Grill

Popoara beach, Cook Islands
+682 31 739
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (15 reviews)
“fish and chips” (42 reviews)
“pad thai” (11 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM Hours
Bar, Seafood, Pub, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Popoara beach, Cook Islands
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Reviewed yesterday

We loved the two meals we had at the boat shed and the playground equipment for the kids out front was a real bonue

Thank JessiPalmer
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our meal here at the boat shed. Lots of Asian food choices for something different on the island but I loved my steak and prawns and salad. Beautiful ika mata and nice cocktails too.

Thank noushymoo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The boat house restaurant is amazing. The Popoara scooter rentals is SHOCKING! They’re not interested in helping out. They must have the oldest and worst scooters on the island and their service is shocking. They make you wait 30 minutes to repair the review mirrors...More

Thank 113Unhappy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has the nicest Ika Mata of the whole island. I tried it the first time we went there as an entree, but then had it later as a main course twice. Served in a coconut, awesome! Food and drinks were great and the...More

Thank Cwoldhuis
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place for a nice relaxing dinner with drinks, Also, lunches are really tasty. The nice ocean breeze gives you a sense of tranquility. I would suggest the outdoor dining.

Thank HarborTownFlyFishing
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were really impressed with the Boat Shed. It's very casual, dining inside and out, and the menu is vast. Highly recommend it.

Thank Limotrav
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent location, the house (Restaurant) is well decorated the surrounds are as well perfect maintain and clean. Service is friendly and over welcome, there is are for smoke (comfortable area, many restaurant put u to smoke out side in the corner here) and there is...More

Thank Luca T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here looking for a taste of Ika Mata and wasn’t disappointed. It was delicious. The main dish of game fish was also very tasty and service was fast and friendly. I tried the Ika Mata at three other places and this one was the...More

Thank TrevorKeough
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat at the Boat Shed at least once a week if not more. Great atmosphere,kid friendly and wonderful food and drinks. It's kind of like our "Cheers".

Thank philandcandi
Reviewed 17 March 2018

This is a really nice place to eat, varied menu & good prices. Nice outdoor eating area, also inside & on the deck.

Thank delton486
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
10:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Popoara beach, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Aitutaki
  • Phone Number: +682 31 739
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