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Flying Boat Fish & Chips

Tupapa, Cook Islands
+682 22 230
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“fish chips” (23 reviews)
“parrot fish” (10 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food
Tupapa, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 18 January 2015

Excellent burgers and chips from the Flying Boat, a great location beside the water with the option to get a drink from the Game Fishing Club and sit undercover. Really friendly helpful staff. Don’t miss out, these burgers are fantastic!!

1  Thank Leanne D
Reviewed 16 January 2015

On almost every visit to Raro,we make a point of visiting the Game Fishing Club for Happy Hour and after a few drinks and shared laughs with the locals about the one that got away,we inevitably feel the munchies coming on,so a visit to the...More

Thank OldKiwiFlyer
Reviewed 29 December 2014

Loved the fish & chips served in a basket to be eaten overlooking the water. Dig in and eat with your fingers and enjoy the sound of the ocean.

Thank OriginalChappo
Reviewed 28 December 2014

Really enjoyed the fresh fish & Chips (& sausages) & it was from a boat....they have a good variety & the service was great

Thank stitty
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Best place to eat on the island. Very rustic - place your order at the window and eat at picnic tables. The sandwiches are amazing, good to the last bite. Enjoy a walk about and watch the fresh catch be cleaned and get ready for...More

1  Thank michelle047
Reviewed 28 September 2014

The fish was so oily and soggy. It was almost like it wasn't cooked properly. It all just smelt weird, I didn't end up eating it after a few bites. I have had lunch here before and it was good, maybe I just got them...More

Thank CallingfromNZ
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Not the best fish and chips, heard they did nice lunches, but we we're disappointed, the batter on the fish was very oily

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 19 July 2014

This was an excellent meal, fish and chips one of the best meals we had presented well, tasted fantastic and well worth the effort. Top marks for the flying boat. Cheap as chips too and generous servings.

Thank sallysage
Reviewed 25 May 2014

We really enjoyed our burgers here and priced well. The location is spectacular and it is such a cute cafe as it is an old trawler. It is connected to the Fishing Club, which has a great happy hour every day. Worth coming for lunch...More

1  Thank Grace88
Reviewed 5 April 2014

Yes - known for fish & chips, but I always get a hamburger which is wonderful! You sit at picnic benches looking at the surf and order at the beached boat. In front of a fishing club which is very friendly - especially at happy...More

1  Thank Dennis K
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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
  • Phone Number: +682 22 230
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