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Cafe Salsa

€€ - €€€Cafe, European,
In Avarua Near Tourist Info | Next to CITC shopping centre, Main Road, Avarua, Cook Islands
+682 22 215
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (130 reviews)
“pizza” (82 reviews)
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Cafe, European, New Zealand, Polynesian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
In Avarua Near Tourist Info | Next to CITC shopping centre, Main Road, Avarua, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a good lunch of raw fish but stopped here three times for good coffee and excellent service Would recommend this cafe to anyone visiting the town

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yum food guys as always, friendly staff and great atmosphere, all kinds of foods for all kinds of taste buds!!!

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cafe is in the main town on Rarotonga and we visited there for just coffee one visit and lunch on another occasion. Good staff and nice food. Nice to visit if you are in the town and want a quiet coffee and a quick...More

Thank peter255325
Reviewed 1 week ago

Asked for coffee and blueberry muffins on menu . Coffee came which was cold, muffins never showed up . Waited ten minutes and asked where they were to be told they had sold out ...sold out at 10.am . Another girl came to table to...More

Thank Maggie N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our last day in Rarotonga we spent much of it in Avarua waiting for our 11:59pm flight. We had seen Salsa's on a few occasions but had not eaten there. We wanted to try it before we left so that's where we enjoyed brunch....More

Thank Ikerimack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafe Salsa provides a range of fresh local produce, pizzas and breads. You can get wines, spirits, beers and local beer. I loved the island feel of the open plan with roosters and chickens strutting about in the hope of tasty scraps. The staff were...More

Thank Rosieaus
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Along wait even with "island time". Got our drinks after we had our food! Not a great deal of cafes to choose from but it appeared very good. Was ok

Thank HJunkie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very conveniently located right in the centre of Avarua. Very spacious with a reasonable selection of breakfast and lunch meals. Slightly expensive, but the food was very nice. Good service. A lot of tables available outside but under the umbrellas.

Thank Michalovy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved this cafe. Visited in July - food and service were excellent and prices were very good! Located in small shopping mall. You get good size portions and pizza very taste! They have there own pizza oven on site. Great place for latte coffee...More

Thank mcass62
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in here for a light lunch and was not disappointed. This place doesn't serve deep fried food which is actually quite nice. I can recommend the Bread and Dips and the Iced Coffee's. The Milkshakes are also really good (and served in a metal...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Cafe, European, New Zealand, Polynesian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: In Avarua Near Tourist Info | Next to CITC shopping centre, Main Road, Avarua, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Avarua
  • Phone Number: +682 22 215
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