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OTB Restaurant & Bar

$$ - $$$Seafood, ,
Arorangi, 1000, Cook Islands
+682 22 461 ext. 2
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Seafood, Contemporary, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Arorangi, 1000, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Outstanding food. We had 1 lunch and dinner twice here and we didn’t get any better anywhere else. Service was good the view fantastic but most importantly the food was awesome. Recommend having a dinner or two here if on Rarotonga, but ensure you book...More

Thank Mick A
Phillip N, Owner at OTB Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Kia orana and thanks for sharing your experience. We are very happy you our food and service and hope to see you again on your next visit. With culinary regards & kia manuia your OTB team...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow amazing resturant! We booked here for dinner for our group of nine. The service is amazing. The resturant owner will pick you up from your hotel and drop you back at the end of the night. All the food was just incredible. I had...More

Thank LisaM10710
Phillip N, Owner at OTB Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Kia Orana thanks you very much for sharing your experience at OTB. We are very happy that you enjoyed your experience at OTB and look forward to seeing you again on your next visit... let us know that you were here before and we will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a complete surprise. We had the most delicious lunch sitting almost on the beach then returned for Dinner for the Seafood Night - 5 courses of the tastiest, freshest food and the last course of a pannacotta was perfect. Great service and atmosphere too....More

Thank rizzy80
Phillip N, Owner at OTB Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Kia Orana and thank you for sharing your experience at OTB. You obviously know your food and the team at OTB lives for these moments and it makes it worthwhile for all the hard work we put in to give our customers the very best...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here in late August 2018. It was a special occasion, and the staff at OTB went out of their way to look after us well, including giving us a great table almost on the sand (the restaurant is right on the beach)....More

Thank Browns30
Phillip N, Owner at OTB Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Kia orana and thank you very much for sharing your experience at OTB. We are delighted that you enjoyed our food and service and would to see youagain on your next visit. With culinary regards & kia manuia your OTB team.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owner himself came to pick us up to bring us to the restaurant from the other side of the island. The food was awesome, the desserts as well and the service impeccable. Don't miss this fine dining experience.

Thank 305jackanddebbie305
phillip n, Owner at OTB Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia orana and thanks for taking time tor sharing your experience at OTB. We are glad you enjoyed our food and service and we are looking forward to to seeing you again on your next visit. with culinary regards & kia manuia...your OTB team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

OMG, Stressing and trying to organise an amazing birthday breakfast for my daughter. I wasn't staying here and it didn't cost the earth. Thank you to Gabby for making my daughter's birthday breakfast amazing your decorations were amazing, the view was to die for and...More

Thank crystal1890
phillip n, Owner at OTB Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia Orana and thank you for sharing your experience at OTB. We are very happy that you enjoyed our service and facilities. With culinary regards & kia manuia..... your OTB team

Reviewed 6 September 2018

I visited OTB in June this year. Place is very nice, because Rarotonga nature is a paradise. But that was the only positive thing there. Food was a disaster. Squid “Carpaccio” was crispy, because of pieces of ice inside it. Cuts were super thick and...More

2  Thank Frank C
phillip n, Owner at OTB Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Kia Orana ....but I am not sure if your are commenting OTB....just take the time to read our other reviews...We have a SGS rating of 10 out of 10...... you are obviously making things up and have NO idea about food....I am a Bachelor of...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

The view is only surpassed by the food. Great place for an evening meal. Happy Hour prices until 6PM. The sand floor makes for a very casual atmosphere. The wait staff is very efficient. Would definitely go back.More

Thank Grouper1951
phillip n, Owner at OTB Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Kia Orana and thank you for taking the time to share your experience at OTB. We are very happy that you had a great time and enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to seeing you again on your next visit. with culinary...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018

We ate every night for a week after finding OTB. Philip, Lhaizy, Gabi and the rest of the team went out of their way to make us welcome. We were desperate for a good restaurant as our own resort 'The Nautilus' was so poor. The...More

1  Thank Stacey_and_Nick
phillip n, Owner at OTB Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Kia Orana and thank you very much for sharing your experience at OTB. It was a pleasure picking you up every night and all of our team also enjoyed your company very much and had a lot of laughs. Guests like you make it worthwhile...More

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Setting very nice but food average and very pricey. Staff seemed rushed and it didn’t appear busy. Had to ask to get drinks. Won’t be rushing back. Lots of better choices on he islandMore

Thank GrantandSheryl D
phillip n, Owner at OTB Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2018

Kia Orana and thank you for sharing your dining experience....we are not quite sure if you are referring to the correct place...as we have very attentive and distinctly professional and friendly service...all our staff their diploma in culinary art or Hospitality Service. If you dine...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$32
Cuisine
Seafood, Contemporary, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arorangi, 1000, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
  • Phone Number: +682 22 461 ext. 2
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Description
Traditional island style setting with infinity pool, right on one of the best swimming beaches in Rarotonga. OTB is part of the 4 star Manuia Beach resort and has a official Cuisine Magazine 2017, March issue 3 Pearls (stars) highest rating in Rarotongas food guide. Casual Lunches, casual fine dining at night and 3 & 5 course degustation menu's for either $ 49.50 or $ 69.50. Reservations essential at night. Free pick-ups and drop off for diners who take the 3 or 5 course Degustation Menu
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