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Alberto's Restaurant

€€ - €€€, Gluten Free Options
Arorangi, Cook Islands
+682 23 597
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
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Arorangi, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Conviently 1 minute walk from our resort we thought we would give Albertos a try. We were not disappointed , awesome service from the staff and the steaks did not dissapoint the meals where large and offered great value for money.

Thank Corey D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Steaks of course are the best bar none, that goes without saying, it's a given. There are also many other reasons to dine here...the Staff are awesome, friendly, welcoming and very attentive. Service is fabulous. The atmosphere is great, relaxing, great music being played at...More

Thank Theresa Anne H
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The meal was delicious, I had swordfish, husband had steak. The fish was one of the best I've eaten. The steak was decent size and cooked to perfection. The salad bar had a good variety to choose from. Staff were friendly , Overall very impressed...More

Thank Janice H
Reviewed 1 August 2017

A great place to eat, the steak is spot on and the place is very popular. Staff are friendly and chatty and we had some lovely evenings there. Many thanks to you all.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We spent 2 weeks on Rarotonga & dined out most lunches & dinners. Alberto's is the only restaurant we chose to go to more than once... why?.. because we found the best customer service there; to compliment the delicious meals & the well chosen wine...More

Thank Cath V
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This was our second trip to Rarotonga. On our first trip we walked past Alberto's many times and the restaurant didn't look that inviting to be honest so we never ate there. This time however one of the guest staying at the same resort as...More

Thank Karen255114
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Good valve and great steak. Make a reservation before hand as the fill up fast. Like a day before. They only serve dinner.

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Family of four had dinner. Excellent food and friendly, effective and attentive service! The latter is not too common on the Cook Islands... My grilled fresh swordfish is the best of its kind I have aver eaten. Grilled just long enough to still be juicy....More

1  Thank Vidar F
Reviewed 13 July 2017

It is many years since we have dined at Alberto's and from our most recent visit it's obvious why Alberto is still standing. I opted for the, " Steak Special" this is possibly the best value, high quality meal on Raro, consisting of garlic bread,...More

3  Thank Fernsie
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Over the years we have had many meals at Alberto s and it was always fine the salad bar quaint but acceptable, great steak and the sword fish was lovely and fresh. And well priced. This time the sword fish was frozen and well under...More

Thank Bronwyn H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arorangi, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Arorangi
  • Phone Number: +682 23 597
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