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Flying Boat Fish & Chips

Tupapa, Cook Islands
+682 22 230
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish chips” (24 reviews)
“parrot fish” (10 reviews)
“catfish” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food
Tupapa, Cook Islands
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11 - 20 of 249 reviews

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Tasty local fish (Tuna - from outside the reef!) cooked well, quickly and with good humour - And there's a great view!

Thank NZFisherNZ
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

We found this lovely combo by accident as we were looking for a pit stop to sit out the rain. This is two businesses that have formed a perfect pairing. The Game Fishing Club provides all day Happy Hour pricing ($5 wine $3.50 beers &...More

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We ordered one Fish & Chips meal for a lunch...$10.50 NZ and it was a very poor amount even for one person.....left feeling unsatisfied

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This old boat converted to a takeaway produces some great food. The fish we had was Marlin, so tasty it was glorious and the chips well cooked. Prices were reasonable.

Thank Grant5050
Reviewed 12 May 2017

just a little place downtown, beside the sea. takeaway or eat at the picnic tables - they'll put it on a plate and add a salad for no extra charge

Thank bubbles098
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 21 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
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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, View, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tupapa, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
  • Phone Number: +682 22 230
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