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Flying Boat Fish & Chips

Tupapa, Cook Islands
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish chips” (23 reviews)
“parrot fish” (10 reviews)
“burger” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food
Tupapa, Cook Islands
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11 - 20 of 244 reviews

Reviewed 28 April 2017

Excellent combination of local seafood and cheap beer! We were staying at a Resort a few meters from the Fishing Club so it was a compulsory visit at night for happy hour!

Thank Mariela A
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We heard about this place from the people of Rarotonga. As we were staying in Club Raro, this was an easy short two minutes walk to Flying boat. There is a bar/pub as well so you can sit inside or outside. The staff was very...More

Thank Kateřina B
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We were staying at club raro only a 2 minute walk from flying boat so we definitely made the most of the close range convenience. The food was priced averagely and perhaps a little higher than it could have been, but that's just my opinion....More

Thank Nicrose97
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We always like coming here for a tasty lunch. Our favourite is the parrot fish burger. This visit, the game fishing club bar also happened to be open, so we were able to buy some ice cold drinks to go with our burgers. The Flying...More

Thank Graham M
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Simple and Average, nice out look over the lagoon, basket with 2 smallish pieces of fish and chips $12.00

Thank Foster25
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We were staying at Club Raro and decided to walk to the Flying Boat Club, where beers were $3.50 all day. After looking at the boat out the back which is a kitchen we had something to eat. Well it was not fine dining but...More

Thank Franko5
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Laid back and quaint. Food was great location good. Big servings so lots of left over food. Staff good

Thank sjprz
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Fantastic Fish Sandwiches to share with friends and family when travelling to Rarotonga. The quality is great as are the views over the lagoon.

Thank bilvel
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Stumbled upon this place and was amazed to see the lady cooking in the old timber boat! Food was fresh, tasty and reasonable pricing. Dishes a little small but really lovely food. Sensational view and very casual, relaxed vibe

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 28 January 2017

You just cant beat the location - best late afternoon - from 4pm (Happy Hour) so you can watch the sun go down and have a beer or G&T while you wait for your meal.

Thank Ani O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tupapa, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
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