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Puffy's

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Main Road | Amuri, Cook Islands
+682 31 317
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Southfield, Michigan
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I honestly can say this this is the first time I've had fresh caught yellow fin tuna battered and deep fried. It was gooood. The decor is solid island chic,aka being quite rough around the edges and in between. More problematic for some is that menu items may not be available. If you visit the day after the supply ship... More 

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Thank Snail_Pace
Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Our first night dinner, a short walk down the beach from Etu Moana to the best fish and chips anywhere. Very casual dining, full of locals so you know it is good value and good food

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Thank Robyn N
Thames, New Zealand
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Great fish and chips and they will cook any fish that you catch for a small fee...very friendly and right on the beach.

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Thank fivescotts
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

My bride just wanted a quiet lunch on the beach, so to find Puffys location was perfect. We had some nice local fish for lunch that we could take down to the beach & sit under the little hut on the beach & watch the amazing blue ocean roll on by... Definitely a good place to chill out & relax... More 

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Thank Carl D
Sydney, Australia
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115 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We walked along the beach from our accommodation to Puffy's - a bit tricky to find from the beach side but well worth the effort - a very simple house-type building, extensive menu, beer, wine and some of the best fish and chips you will ever taste.

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Thank Jane B
Napier
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Lovely fish and chips - generous amount of fish, volume of chips a bit stingy but a nice salad on the side.

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Thank PH1Napier
Lafayette, Tennessee
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Stopped for lunch once. Not opend yet. Came back another day for fish. It was okay but not wonderful. Stopped for dinner on Friday night and they were still out fishing in a competition event. Had to eat chicken and what was suppose to be crab stick but was processed fish stick fake crab. Fried chicken as just than, a... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Ate there twice 1st time was parrotfish fish n chips. Very nice. No tomahto sauce (ketchup) for the fries. But good otherwise. A friend had the Chicken He loved it. Went back later in the week. No parrotfish, so tried the chicken, not so special this time. A bit greasy for my taste. Very casual service and seating, but its... More 

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Thank rando1994
New Zealand
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

This is a small takeaway shop (no frills) but big menu, good value and very nice food. Operated by locals.

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Thank 580JanetM
Carpinteria, California
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61 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Puff's has the best fish and chips on Aitutaki! Super fresh fish! They are open very limited hours, but that's how it is when you run a business out of the back or your house. The owners are very friendly and you can call ahead for take away food. The prices are very reasonable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Cuisine
Seafood, Healthy
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Amuri, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Aitutaki
  • Phone Number: +682 31 317

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?