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Nautilus Resort Restaurant

Muri Beach, Cook Islands
+682 25 125
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, European, New Zealand, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Muri Beach, Cook Islands
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a lovely dinner the entrée was delicious and the main was so yummy … you had a choice of outdoor dining or indoor ..Staff were lovely

Thank daherbies
Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed being here, Staff, manager & meals were great. Cocktails were yummy too!! Live music, laid back popular old tunes by Ronnie and Jim, a husband and wife duo on the Wednesday night we were there. Big Plus - paper straws and many other...More

Thank spiritflight2014
Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited Nautilus restaurant during my Rarotonga visit in June 2018. Insiders told me that Nautilus is the best fine dinning restaurant on the island. I don't have any other option, as confirm this gossip. After my first visit, I came back 4 times. Always...More

Thank Frank C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ate here twice while on holiday in Rarotonga, beautiful setting in front of the lagoon. Ika mata was fantastic but so was everything else we had both nights. We were renting a private villa next door so this became my local for a predinner cocktail,...More

Thank Keith W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent 5 days in this welcoming resort. The rooms in every self- contained house are very tastefully decorated. Each house holds everything one may need on holiday, even cooking utensils should one want to cook. There are private swimming pools on the veranda to...More

1  Thank KSKK97
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent, no doubt. However, the service was of poor quality albeit very polite and friendly. We ordered cocktails (which took forever, but ok as they were very busy). As we were waiting, we picked a wine for dinner. They proceeded to bring...More

2  Thank 337alliep
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful happy hour cocktails pre dinner. Island fine dinning did not disappoint. Setting was lovely and service excellent with even the guitar player doing a happy birthday Ballard to our 2 year old grand child. Food and wine menu very good. Highly recommend.

1  Thank Dunk893
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here for dinner one evening as we had driven past the resort several times, and it looked like a nice place. The decor inside is nice and the staff is polite, and the food was really good! HOWEVER, we were eaten alive by...More

3  Thank sandbergkim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here several times while staying at the resort and each meal was superb. Pricey but great. Really loved the Ika dish which was the best I had on my whole trip.Others in my group raved about the steak and the lamb dishes. Staff attentive...More

2  Thank jobrennan2014
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We stayed next door at the Muri Beach Resort with a two minute walk to the Nautilus Restaurant for breakfast to kick start the day. Dined there one night, food was very delicious and had an enjoyable night

2  Thank Howard P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Muri Beach, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
  • Phone Number: +682 25 125
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A stylish Polynesian beachfront dining & bar concept. Casual dining on the patio overlooking Muri Lagoon and impressive a la carte wining & dining in the main island-themed restaurant. Showcasing signature Cook Island tastes with an emphasis on fresh, local produce and Pacific influences -Nautilus offers a premium Rarotongan dining experience. Chef Michael Fosbender and his team look forward to welcoming you to the finest Muri has to offer.
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