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Rob's Charcoal Chickens

Cooks Corner Complex | Situated at the Main Town Bus Stop, Avarua, Cook Islands
+682 27 627
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (27 reviews)
“island fries” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Healthy
Cooks Corner Complex | Situated at the Main Town Bus Stop, Avarua, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 27 October 2015

Amazing little shop hiding away in Cooks Corner. Food is truly delicious,from the charcoal chicken through to the curries. Easily one of the best value for money spots on the Island. Staff are super friendly and very helpful, highly recommend trying the rukau , up...More

Thank Shane31879
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

This is the best place to go for lunch!! It's convenient and of course the food is terrific!! You won't be disappointed.. The food sizes are worth the prices there. Plus the staff are friendly and hardworking. I would go there everyday for lunch if...More

1  Thank Inano P
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Robs Charcoal Chicken is hidden in an arcade so you don't see it from the road. The place is packed with locals which is a good indication that the food is good. The chicken shop is well presented, lots of selection of fresh salads. The...More

1  Thank NikkiGAdelaide
Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Give me Island chips every day of the week, and seems to be the only place they are made consistently well. Yum. The chicken is great too tender and tasty. All and all a great affordable lunch.

1  Thank sallysage
Reviewed 11 May 2015

You know that you are onto a good thing when a café is filled with locals. Both my husband and I had the Peri Peri Chicken wrap $10. This was fresh and tasty and I loved that it was not over big like some meals...More

1  Thank owlesey
Reviewed 23 April 2015

Hitting the spot and tastes buds with awesome know how and wonderful people skills. Clever blend of spices and local delicacy.A must eat destination in Raro.merci beaucoup and bon appetite.

2  Thank kahiki t
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Rob's restaurant doesn't serve just chicken - it also offers a choice of other tasty local foods: the fish curry is excellent. We learned about this restaurant from Rob's mother, Nima (our hostess at Tekou Coconut Lodge on the south side of Rarotonga). She also...More

1  Thank hps123
Reviewed 11 March 2015 via mobile

Food is great here if you can find it hiding near the bus stop in town. We went for peri peri wraps after getting sick of chips and battered foods and couldn't have been happier, a great chicken wrap with plenty of salad and sauce...More

1  Thank andrewhungry
Reviewed 30 January 2015

We wandered aimlessly into the little courtyard at Cooks Corner ( where the bus stops) right around lunch time on our first day in Raro and found Robs BBQ chicken. What a great find. We ordered 2 BBQ chickens, 1 peri peri wrap and 1...More

2  Thank AnnaaABPM
Reviewed 29 November 2014 via mobile

Excellent chicken beautiful tasty juicy even went early one time just to wait for a chicken pack even get hot fries with chicken gravy as well awesome too much well done rob great food

1  Thank Tangi M
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US$2 - US$50
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: Cooks Corner Complex | Situated at the Main Town Bus Stop, Avarua, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga  >  Avarua
  • Phone Number: +682 27 627
Rob's Charcoal Chicken offers a range of tasty meals, a range of yummy salads and hot dishes. Fresh fruit smoothies and milkshakes all at great value! You'll keep coming back for more!
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