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Sandals Restaurant & Barefoot Bar

€€ - €€€Seafood, , International
Pacific Resort Rarotonga, Muri 0000, Cook Islands
+682 20 427
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sizzling dish” (5 reviews)
“parrot fish” (10 reviews)
“tuna” (8 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 21:30 Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, New Zealand, International, Contemporary, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Pacific Resort Rarotonga, Muri 0000, Cook Islands
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1 - 10 of 413 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Worth a visit even if you aren’t staying at the hotel. Lots of options for seating: - a lovely courtyard - inside the barefoot bar or; - under a white pavilion on the beach with the sand between your toes and an unhindered view of...More

Thank Belinda_Joy
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate several meals here... Great food, great service, and amazing views. We really enjoyed all of the items on the menu.... In particular I was impressed with the kids menu. If offered fresh grilled tuna that my kids LOVED. They ate it for nearly...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The lovely people who look after this place can cater for anything.. expensive but worth it. Thanks guys.

Thank Victoria H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every meal we had here was delicious. The views over the Muri lagoon as you dine are magic. The service was my favourite part. The staff are professional and fun. Bianca our hostess made our trip!

Thank Janelle H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for the perfect spot to celebrate our anniversary, and Sandals was it - classy enough to feel special yet right on the beach with our toes in the sand. Also, it was the only restaurant we saw with an entire page of...More

Thank SloClarkes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had some most amazing dinners here with the most amazing moons and sunsets. The food and staff are incredible even offering insect repellant when needed. They laugh and smile all the time.... just wonderful.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely staff and a nice menu. Was a bit surprised that the $6 bottle of water appeared to be a carafe not bottle water. That’s my only complaint though!

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect service, food amazing and you cannot beat the location. We ate in the coutyard and appreciated the citronelle candles burning. Mozzies are a bother at sunset!

Thank Kylie D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Really good service from the foreign staff and stunning views over the lagoon but the food was very average. Both times our island fries were burnt and our fish burger was inedible as it was soggy with mayo and huge pieces of grey looking tuna...More

1  Thank 123free
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend arranged a surprise date night for one of our last dinners, the restuarant was along Muri beach underneath a marquee, the tables were set in the sand, the service was great, although they didn't have the greatest knowledge of the wines they offered....More

Thank kirstymae_x
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Questions & Answers
TravelllingfromNZ
15 June 2017|
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Response from PRHGCookIslands | Property representative |
Kia Orana TravelllingfromNZ, Our Tropical Buffet Selection is $21.50, in New Zealand dollars. Meitaki e Aro’a nui, Pacific Resort Hotel Group
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Dharmesh P
5 April 2017|
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Response from phillipsinnz | Reviewed this property |
They had vegetarian choices in pizzas but Im not sure about others. Not sure if you eat fish? if you do, the fish is really good. Not much help, sorry.
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cjbrom
31 March 2016|
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Response from james_hammond_nz |
Yes though their main food is quite kid friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$29
Cuisine
Seafood, New Zealand, International, Contemporary, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 21:30
Monday
07:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 21:30
Thursday
07:30 - 21:30
Friday
07:30 - 21:30
Saturday
07:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pacific Resort Rarotonga, Muri 0000, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Muri
  • Phone Number: +682 20 427
Description
Sandals Restaurant & Barefoot Bar at Pacific Resort Rarotonga prides itself on offering the best in international cuisine with a Polynesian Pacific Rim influence. Be relaxed with a casual beachfront cocktail at the Barefoot Bar, be tempted by succulent fresh seafood and international dishes at Sandals Restaurant, or be summoned by beating drums to an authentic Cook Island feast. Either way you will enjoy the gentle lagoon breezes with the sand between your toes right on Muri Beach.
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