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Sandals Restaurant & Barefoot Bar


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Seafood, New Zealand, Polynesian, Bar, International
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Groups, Bar Scene

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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.
US$14 - US$27
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, New Zealand, Polynesian, Bar, International, Contemporary, Pub
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa
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All reviews seafood chowder prawns steak tuna salad pacific resort your feet toes in the sand dinner on the beach happy hour every meal muri beach fine dining beautiful location thanks guys ate here fish of the day
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great view , service and food. Restaurant right on the beach. Live music as well to make atmosphere better

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank C7288RQkarens
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here for lunch and had a great time. The beach was really pretty, great food and friendly service! Would recommend!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank donnag5652
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love love love this place is amazing from time we arrived to time we left , we ended up with beach front room instead of garden room wich I was so excited about it was so amazing even tho Reno are starting on the same...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank O618XUdonnaa
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Food and service was good, staff very helpful. Lovely setting spoilt by uncomfortable chairs. Best to book if want to be sure to get a table in the tent for dinner.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jeanmartin2016
Reviewed 9 January 2019 via mobile

I went for a quick lunch today to the Sandals restaurant/bar on Muri beach. I was conpletely ignored for 10-15 minutes, the staff seemed to be too busy to notice new customers. The order was taken mechanically, no smile, nothing at all, almost as if...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank traveller44Zurich
Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

This was a fabulous experience that we did three times. The food and location were great. Service was good. Reservations were a challenge as we were never sure if they were properly recorded since the details were written on paper sheets and passed around.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tonydT9649EZ
Reviewed 20 December 2018

We didn't stay here, however after seeing pictures and reviews we wanted to go for an afternoon drink. The location is gorgeous, it really is. The resort itself, what we saw was beautiful with its manicured gardens. When we were seated we were given a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
4  Thank Aussie-Ness-K
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had our last dinner of our honeymoon here and it was the nicest meal we had out while we were in the Cook Islands. The fish curry was so nice and the steak with local sides was on point. Bianca is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sarveza
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Had quite a few meals here as part of accom package, casual or fine dining whichever you choose, we did both, kicking our thongs off and dining with feet in sand was a cool experience. Food was always great, at delivered timely, with lady boy...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lind1tob
Reviewed 10 December 2018

We were lucky enough to stay at The Pacific so we spent a lot of time at Sandals. It is the most ideal place to eat and drink as you overlook the stunning lagoon and listen to the water softly hit the shore. They have...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank EliseH9
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11 October 2018|
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Response from PRHGCookIslands | Property representative |
Kia Orana Divnesq Thank you for your question. Sandals Restaurant does indeed take future bookings. For more information, please contact the resort directly. We hope this helps and have a lovely day. Meitaki Ma'ata (thank... More
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
5 April 2017|
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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