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The Boat Shed Bar & Grill


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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Bar, Seafood, Pub, Polynesian
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This restaurant had great food and a pleasant atmosphere. Prices are reasonable for Aitutaki. The people working there are fantastic. The chairs are not all that comfortable but that's OK. We sat outside each night to have a breeze to help cool things down. No...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank CraignLu
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit the Boatshed regularly when we stay in Aitutaki and on our sixth visit to the Island we went another three times. We were so happy to see the gorgeous Freida there again this time. She’s so bubbly, fun and super friendly. The Boatshed...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank annieandnick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Boat Shed is quite popular with locals and tourists alike. Great food and a nice place for a cocktail. They also provide a children's play area for the little ones while you enjoy the view and have added more dining space outside.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank philandcandi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be sure to try the Ikamata! So so good! So good infact that and the fish and chips were the only thing I ate there the 3 times we went in a 2 week stay. The service was a weeeee bit slow but I am...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Liana Z
Reviewed 11 February 2019

We ate on the porch with a lovely view. Good food, great service. The nearby beach is quite scenic and sheltered.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank LindaL246
Reviewed 6 February 2019

Interesting spot with a deck overlooking the bay. Lots of interesting nautical curios on display . Children's play area including a trampoline. Pleasant area to sit with a drink and cheery service . I was disappointed with the food ordered the scallop pie which was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank traveldoc65
Reviewed 23 January 2019

Went twice, pleasant seating outside. Food was OK but some dishes were dreadful - 3 of us had seafood chowder tasted like potato. Stick with the simple meals. Value good though.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ChrisW311
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Nice little bar but food was a bit of a let down. We had carbonara and prawn curry. Pasta was over cooked and swimming in sauce so was just okay. Prawn curry was extremely fishy with not enough coconut cream and not to our taste....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sarveza
Reviewed 26 November 2018

The boat shed has fabulous food. Even better is a bar and even better than that, the restaurant is very much like a museum with fabulous old time pictures and other artifacts. The service was very good, the food delicious and the drinks cold. We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bob S
Reviewed 26 November 2018 via mobile

Service was below average. They also had increased the price for water and not told us (2.50 on the menu but when the bill came out it was 3.50). There were three of us, we ordered a shashimi to share for entree... not fresh and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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