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Flying Boat Fish & Chips

Tupapa, Cook Islands
+682 22 230
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish chips” (24 reviews)
“parrot fish” (10 reviews)
“catfish” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Fast food
Tupapa, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 15 August 2013

very good food, a lovely spot to dine in right beside the lagoon and within walking distance of Muri Beach, the fish was moist and the batter to die for

Thank 547wendy
Reviewed 2 August 2013

The fish and chips here really are as good as the review say. It's not a place to go for a fancy night out as it's really more of a taleaway with tables, but if you want a casual setting (in a boat), near the...More

Thank Keelly
Reviewed 1 August 2013

We ate here twice during our holiday and have to say that we were all very impressed at the generous portions and the quick service.The staff are very friendly. And to be able to purchase a drink from the bar was a bonus. The 2...More

Thank Pumpkin20
Reviewed 24 July 2013

The Flying Boat Fish & Chips has by far the best fish and chips on the island. The restaurant is literally a boat where you order your food and sit outside to enjoy it. The restaurant is right on the beach and you can take...More

Thank halleagles92
Reviewed 15 July 2013

I LOVE Fish and Chips, and try to find them on every vacation. We found the fish and chips here to be mediocre. We didn't try any of the others on the island, so I can't tell you if this was the best. But I...More

Thank dpharris
Reviewed 13 July 2013

We went to the Flying Boat on a Tuesday evening around 7:30pm. With a large group, we were aware that our food may take a bit longer to arrive, but they had an option on the menu for 12 pieces of fish plus chips and...More

Thank Kimberley T
Reviewed 10 July 2013

As the title says, best fish and chips, there are good burgers etc too. Don't leave it too late to go or the wait is just too long. For a family meal (with small kids) go early evening to beat the rush. We have waited...More

Thank Tony F
Reviewed 18 June 2013

The Flying Boat has freshly frozen parrot-fish back on its menu. Makes a tastier change from their regular tuna. The servings have shrunk, although the price is the same. Hungry diners may want to order an extra piece or two of fish, like we needed...More

Thank Frangipani08
Reviewed 15 June 2013

If you are enjoying a few quiet very cheap drinks at the Game Fishing Club Raro, you can sample the delicious meals from the boat seaside at this venue. Great food, quick service, take away or eat in....dont miss it.

Thank Barb S
Reviewed 13 June 2013

Best fish and chips on the island. Incredibly well priced, as is the cold beer for the fishing club that it's right next to.

Thank Alana_Hanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tupapa, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
  • Phone Number: +682 22 230
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