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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lasagne” (20 reviews)
“coconut cake” (31 reviews)
“breadfruit” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Amuri, Cook Islands
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11 - 20 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 29 August 2016

This Place is nice and rustic and the food is really good. I would have given it a 5-pointer except for that when we Went here first it was Close even though we were within the opening times of the sign. And the sidewalk sign...More

Thank marons
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I was coming to the end of my bike ride around Aitutaki and was looking for one of the local cafes for a quick take away something. I spotted the sign to Tauono's Garden Cafe with organic veggie market and thought I'd grab some fruit...More

2  Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We stooped in on this organic cafe to pick up a takeaway meal for dinner- the breadfruit lasagne was freshly cooked and packed into little containers for us to heat up later. It was delicious!!! Fresh, healthy, tasty, organic and vegetarian. We also stocked up...More

1  Thank johnjem
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We didn't eat here but bought lots of fruit, vegetables and herbs from the amazing Sonja. She is a dedicated gardener with a fantastic range of seasonal produce.The coconut cake, bread and chips were amazing.

1  Thank Anne H
Reviewed 12 August 2016

A small, relaxed cafe where one can wander in the garden and see a wonderful range of raw produce before sitting down to enjoy its transformation into some very tasty dishes. And try to leave room for dessert! (If you're lucky, you may even get...More

Thank Manurere
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Fabulous fresh and delicious home-style cooking. Vegan and vegetarian catered for as well as fish and meat. Highly recommended. (bring insect repellent because you're eating in the garden)

Thank Nicole F
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This is a very simple cottage cafe offering a very simple but delicious menu of genuine home grown and prepared food. Beautiful fresh ingredients and a small produce stall selling fruit, veg and sometimes homemade bread. A great lunch time or afternoon tea place. We...More

1  Thank dewarsalbri
Reviewed 7 April 2016

the garden here is so gorgeous like a secret fairy garden! the food was awesome, Sonja wasn't there but the hosts were great and the food was so so tasty.

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Spiritual, poetic, enchanting….Sonja and her husband have truly created a magical place! I felt like curling up with the cats and never leaving! Her fruit is divine, especially the soursops! Try one if available (chilled)….and let the flavors take you on a ride! Thank you...More

Thank guavamoon
Reviewed 16 January 2016

Sonja, the Austrian chef at Tauono's Garden Cafe, is a world class culinary artist. All her fresh produce of which there are several sides at every meal, is grown organically, and she is a master of flavour. Open 3 days a week, lunch or midday...More

Thank Linda K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amuri, Cook Islands
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Cook Islands  >  Southern Cook Islands  >  Aitutaki
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