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Cafe Jireh

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Cafe, New Zealand, Delicatessen
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| Kids in Action Building, Nikao, Cook Islands
+682 24 776
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07:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 15:00
Sat 08:30 - 13:30
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Auckland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The sign saying raros best custard squares pulled us in. They weren't quite as good as the ones back in nz but were still good. We all enjoyed our meals. I particularly liked that everything was made in house.

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Thank Nicole S
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The sign outside the door entices you to go in. 'the best Custard slices in Raro' They had 2 different toppings. One was plain vanilla incing, the other was a passion fruit icing. the passionfruit was really good, different flavour. The service was average. The brunch food average, their sweets are very outstanding.

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Thank SouthSideKiwi
Cairns, Australia
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for a quick bit to eat for lunch one day. Not a lot of choice but home made and fresh, good serving size, quality food.

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1 Thank FNQquirky
Vancouver, Canada
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The coffee was fantastic but the custard squares were average (on the sweet side). Service was quick and we did go back again for the coffee!

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1 Thank heather154943
Wellington, New Zealand
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They advertise as having the best custards squares in Rarotonga. I tried no one else's but they were great here. Went another day and had a great coffee. Meals looked delicious and I received a recommendation for a restaurant for dinner and it turned out to be great too

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1 Thank RBFrodo
Vancouver, Canada
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a good ham sandwich here. And great slice of carrot cake. It is across from the airport so if you had time and wanted something light you could get it here before your flight.

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1 Thank G O
Auckland
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Friendly, efficient, tasty food, great service. Breakfasts a specialty, well worth while. Handy to the airport when waiting for a flight.

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1 Thank 59sander1
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Had a wonderful lunch here. Try the chicken and cranberry pie, just yum. Kids enjoyed it and right opposite the airport. Good Coffee too.

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Thank Tina M
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Just across the road from the Raro airport terminal, this is now our one-stop shop for breakfast, great coffee, lunch and a stack of tasty treats to take back to your holiday home for dinner/dessert. We stuffed ourselves on the amazing custard squares - the ones with passionfruit icing are tropical heaven - and a ginger crunch like mum used... More 

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Thank jgwritestuff
Wellington, New Zealand
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386 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped of her whilst trying to load up with a lunch spread for the family. Seemed to have a reasonable spread but everything had meat in it. When i tried to get a vegetarian sandwich they just took a ham sandwich off the rack and took the ham off! Sorry guys but thats pretty poor behaviour and pretty ignorant!

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Thank Anthony G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9
Cuisine
Cafe, New Zealand, Delicatessen
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 15:00
Thursday
07:00 - 15:00
Friday
07:00 - 15:00
Saturday
08:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Kids in Action Building, Nikao, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
  • Phone Number: +682 24 776
Description
Cafe Jireh is a top cafe on the Island serving hearty breakfasts, top espresso, delicious cakes and pastries, all made with love by our Chef and Baker. Lunch meals served with freshly prepared salads to die for. Smoothie Selection and cold drinks.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?