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The Mooring

Off Main Road | Avana, near Muri., Cook Islands
+682 25 553
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (488 reviews)
“sandwiches” (297 reviews)
“fish sandwich” (294 reviews)
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Seafood, Fast food, New Zealand, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Off Main Road | Avana, near Muri., Cook Islands
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you get good served to you within half an hour in Rarotonga, you're doing well. Island time is certainly a thing!! However, this place delivers fast, fresh food that is out of this world good! We had fries (coz you're on holiday, so why...More

Thank 485katet
Reviewed 4 days ago

We heard alot about this place and their burgers so I thought it a must we had to try. I had the FOB and I must say I do not know what all the fuss is about. It was crumbed fish on a roll. Nice,...More

Thank 4EvaMakinMemories
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great cafe,fresh lovely rolls,salads,meals,great view too!Can do gluten free,friendly staff,clean + great service! Highly recommended!

Thank shirleygrieve7
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch one day and are so glad we did. The food here is great and their kid options are really good too, not the typical chicken nuggets and pizza. We had the fish and chips, BLT and our daughter had the...More

Thank OceanLove3
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has become way too popular! Despite the owners providing more seating since our last visit, we failed to secure a table on 3 occasions. Finally on our fourth visit we opted for takeaway. Our FOB mahi mahi sandwich and FOB salad were just...More

2  Thank Fernsie
Reviewed 1 week ago

The fish sandwich is great, and also large (I thought). The smoothie I had was yummy too. This is casual outdoor dining with great food,

Thank Lyndle
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place came highly recommended and we were not disappointed. The bus will drop you off and pick you up right outside if you don't have your own transport. Great selection on the menu and the freshest fish on the island. Great staff, fabulous food,...More

Thank Gadabouts95
Reviewed 1 week ago

always a great place to visit and eat . friendly service great atmosphere and tasty food at a good price .

Thank jackmorrisNewZealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here on our last day on the island and what a way to finish! The FOB burger was amazing. Heaps of beautiful crumbled fish , yum yum . Great location and lovely staff. Wish we had tried it sooner but then our waistlines might...More

Thank Adele L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best fish sandwich you'll have it Raro, hands down. The FOB is great, fresh bread, lettuce, tomato, lime mayo and fresh crumbed Mahi Mahi. Delicious. Get there early and don't expect to be hungry for the rest of the day as it's a very...More

Thank E-Lizzle80
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Questions & Answers
16 January 2017|
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Response from Steve P | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply. Not sure where the Edgewater is, but no issues because there is an hourly bus service around the island and because of the island's size nothing is too far away. There are scooter hires available also... More
31 October 2016|
Response from Allways_Correct | Reviewed this property |
15 - 25 dollars per person will be enough.
June C
20 August 2016|
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Response from jillymae | Property representative |
Kia orana - apologies for not replying earlier I have just found your question. Along with our fresh seafood we also serve chicken and bacon - and we offer vegetarian salads and sandwiches. meitaki maata e kia manuia, Jill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 03:30
09:30 - 03:30
09:30 - 03:30
09:30 - 03:30
09:30 - 03:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Off Main Road | Avana, near Muri., Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
  • Phone Number: +682 25 553
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