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“Great lunch stop”

Le Rendez-Vous Cafe & Bistro
Ranked #11 of 33 Restaurants in Avarua
Price range: US$6 - US$8
Description: New Italian cafè & restaurant (Italian owned and run). Cornetti, antipasti, bruschetta, home made pasta (carbonara, bolognese, alla pescatora etc), Italian burgers, tiramisù, cannoli etc.. Alfresco terrace, friendly staff, and affordable prices! Try the real Italian cuisine right here on Rarotonga!
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Description: New Italian cafè & restaurant (Italian owned and run). Cornetti, antipasti, bruschetta, home made pasta (carbonara, bolognese, alla pescatora etc), Italian burgers, tiramisù, cannoli etc.. Alfresco terrace, friendly staff, and affordable prices! Try the real Italian cuisine right here on Rarotonga!
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Champagne and crepes, what's not to love. Limited menu but quality, tasty food, friendly service. Would go back again

Date of visit: February 2017
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Thank FNQquirky
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TheOwnerOfThePlace, Propriétaire at Le Rendez-Vous Cafe & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you for this review and we're glad you loved our Crêpe & Champagne combo.
Hope to see you again !

Karine

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

I've been to the Cook Islands a few times and honestly the dinner we had here was by far the best meal I've had in the Cooks.
Right next to the airport, perfect location. The wait staff and cook are super friendly and the owners were also really nice and so helpful with meal choice. Lemon meringue pie dessert is
Also morning coffees ☕️

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank bennydeller
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TheOwnerOfThePlace, Propriétaire at Le Rendez-Vous Cafe & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you for this 5-star review.
We feel always very honored when someone consider our food being the best in the island ! We will pass the word to the chef Marie.

Thanks and see you next time !

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

The food is good, fresh and authentic french cuisine. I recommend the crepes and the herbal iced tea is excellent

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank macaussie
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TheOwnerOfThePlace, Propriétaire at Le Rendez-Vous Cafe & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

Thank you for this 5-star review Macaussie !
We're glad you enjoyed our crêpes and our herbal iced teas. Did you know that we blend them our selves ?

Hope to see you for dinner one day, so you can discover many oth residents dishes from our kitchen !

Regards,

Guillaume

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Just ok a great taste and location for a quick stop for lunch.not a place that can satisfy a raro hunger.

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank Samantha F
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TheOwnerOfThePlace, Propriétaire at Le Rendez-Vous Cafe & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

Hi Samantha,

Thanks for visiting our place and taking time for a review.
We're sorry that your "Raro Hunger" could not be satisfied when you visited us in November. We are surprised because we usually do a lot of "doggy bags" for our guests, including locals.

Also we launched a new menu in January with a lot of filling dishes, including our homemade pasta that is so big that people usually can't finish their plate.

May I suggest two things for your next visit ?

1) Please ask for a bigger portion when you order. Chef Marie can always put more in your plate.
2) if you finish your plate and you're still hungry, again come and talk to us.

We hope to see you soon, for a new meal.

Guillaume

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Came here for a late lunch and it was delicious. My crepe was to die for. Being that I have been to France twice now, I can say this was on par with French cuisine. It was definitely delicious and if I hadn't wanted to try other various restaurants, I could have easily returned back here for food.

Date of visit: February 2017
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Thank Elaine S
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TheOwnerOfThePlace, Gérant at Le Rendez-Vous Cafe & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Thank you Elaine for your review.
I remember you having this crepe ! I'm happy you did not die...for on our floor though !

See you next time.

Guillaume

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