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Cafe Jireh

Nikao | Kids in Action Building, Nikao, Cook Islands
+682 51 720
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“custard squares” (73 reviews)
“quiche” (7 reviews)
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Deli, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Nikao | Kids in Action Building, Nikao, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in here for brunch with the family. A good selection of cabinet food and a blackboard menu. The guys ordered an Angus Burger each which was around $19. The burger was huge which they both enjoyed.

Thank Stell_Stu
debrajoygraham, Owner at Cafe Jireh, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Yes that Angus Burger with fries is huge. It is a meal in itself. Glad the guys enjoyed it. See you again soon. Safe hoilday.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have to stop for a coffee or a smoothie here, yum!!! People say the custard squares are great but I reckon any of the baking is awesome !!! A definite place to have a wee sit down and a coffee!

Thank Karen B
debrajoygraham, Owner at Cafe Jireh, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much. We love to hear this. We bake everything here.Hope to see you again.Safe travel.

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

The people were nice but we waited over 30 minutes for simple fish and chips. Kids meal came last. The fish was straight out of a talleys box and definitely not fresh. One rash of bacon in the BLT. Milkshake was average. Smoothies were nice...More

Thank Ryan C
debrajoygraham, Owner at Cafe Jireh, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

As you saw when you came in, very were very busy at the time you placed your order.It may have seem along time when waiting with small children but I dont feel it was 30 minutes. The meals came out as ordered. We don't have...More

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visiting Rarotonga since Tues 27th March and visited our favourite cafe on the whole of Rarotonga. ‘Cafe Jireh’ Debra and Graham are the amazing owners with a wonderful team who all really look after you, and the food just yummy. Cafe...More

Thank julianaw28
debrajoygraham, Owner at Cafe Jireh, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you so much for the amazing review.We look seeing and meeting new visitor to this wonderful island. Yes the food is yummy too.See you both again soon. Debra and Craig

Reviewed 17 March 2018

Good coffee and extremely tasy custard squares [also known as vanilla slices in Australia] are the go here - moderate prices, and sitting down with a view of the ocean while you consume your goodies has to be a bonus!

Thank TravellingJs
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped in just before leaving and had lunch. The rump steak pie was really good and the Thai noodles were tasty as well the coffee was ok and the smoothy was great this is a busy cafe just by the airport. Nice for a...More

Thank 021TainaS
debrajoygraham, Owner at Cafe Jireh, responded to this reviewResponded 8 February 2018

Thank you. Yes a great stop before heading off on your fight. We have a good range of meals and snacks to take on the plane.See you again.

Reviewed 28 January 2018

This a great little cafe immediately outside the exit to the International Airport on Rarotonga. The service is friendly and very respectful. The food is tasty and there is a good amount of choice. Prices are very reasonable and I especially enjoyed the rump steak...More

Thank GerryTasmania
debrajoygraham, Owner at Cafe Jireh, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Thank you for the lovely comments. All the pies are make at the cafe, you will have to try the new bacon and egg pies next time you are in.Thanks again.

Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

We went there for coffee and cake but looking at the selection which all looked delicious we decided to have a stake pie and chips, the pie had plenty of filling and the chips were light and crispy. We took home one of there delicious...More

Thank sandiepeter2016
debrajoygraham, Owner at Cafe Jireh, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2018

Thank you so much.We make all the food at the cafe so its just like homemade.Look forward to seeing you again. Thanks again.

Reviewed 24 January 2018

Right across from the Airport is Cafe Jireh with the best Custard squares in Rarotonga which I'd have to agree, they were yummie! The staff make you feel welcomed, the food is freshly cooked. Perfect for all the family, nothing is a problem at all.....More

Thank julianaw28
debrajoygraham, Owner at Cafe Jireh, responded to this reviewResponded 26 January 2018

We are so glad you liked it all.Will see you need time you are back in Raro.Thank you.

Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Our family ordered a drink and a cake each and thought the nearly $60 price tag was way overpriced - especially when the food was just average. My daughter didn’t even eat half of her custard square (I tried it too and didn’t think much...More

Thank Nakichick
debrajoygraham, Owner at Cafe Jireh, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Are you sure you got the right cafe as Cafe Jireh has been closed for the last 3 weeks +. The price sames alittle high but depends on how many and what you ordered for drinks.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
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Deli, New Zealand, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 15:00
08:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nikao | Kids in Action Building, Nikao, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Rarotonga
  • Phone Number: +682 51 720
  • E-mail
Cafe Jireh is a top cafe on the Island serving hearty breakfasts, top espresso, delicious cakes and pastries, all made with love by our Chef and Baker. Lunch meals served with freshly prepared salads to die for. Smoothie Selection and cold drinks.
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