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“Great speedy buffet lunch”

The Islander Restaurant
Ranked #10 of 32 Restaurants in Avarua
Price range: US$5 - US$16
Cuisines: Contemporary
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: The Islander Restaurant features fantastic cuisine using fresh ingredients supplied by local market gardeners as well as imports from New Zealand. Open for breakfast from 8am; and an all-day lunch & dinner service featuring light meals to hearty options that are guaranteed to fill up even the hungriest tummies.
Reviewed January 4, 2018

This place has a great in-and-out simple buffet lunch for $15. The food is always good and filling and the place is always clean and tidy.

Thank Cooksta
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RPTE, Owner at The Islander Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

Thank you for having lunch with us.

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Reviewed January 2, 2018

Good menu range. Food not great. Slow service.
Avoid pizzas - meat lovers pizza meat was dry and tough. Chicken pizza was all sauce little chicken.
12" Pizzas too big for one person, menu should have said "for the very hungry or to share"
Music way too loud.
Feel sorry for anyone staying in rooms as these would hear the music.

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Thank BryanAlanF
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RPTE, Owner at The Islander Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

We are sorry you did not enjoy your meals in our very busy restaurant. Our 12 inch pizzas usually have big toppings which make them some of our top sellers on our menu. Music can easily be adjusted to create a comfortable mood - simply ask a staff member to tone down to desired level. Kia Manuia.

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Reviewed December 22, 2017

Our family of 4, 2 adults /2 teens visited the great cultural show and buffet night. Staff were friendly and food was plentiful ,fresh and tasty.Well worth the 49 dollars charge.Delicious desserts included and drinks not overpriced. 3.50 for a spirit at Hula Bar. Our table was beachfront too! A great night out.

Thank Donna F
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RPTE, Owner at The Islander Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2018

Thank you for joining us for Island Night on Tuesday - only $49pp. Top value for money!

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Reviewed December 14, 2017

Went there a couple of times and the first time we shared the seafood plate and it was plenty for 2 people, the variety was good with a mixture of hot and cold. The second time we had the ribs and they were great.The service was good and fast and the staff very helpful and friendly. I recommend to purchase your drinks form the Hula Bar area and bring them to your table as they are much much cheaper.

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Thank MarcoSue21
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RPTE, Owner at The Islander Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 27, 2018

Thank you for having two sets of meals at our place. See you again, soon.

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Reviewed November 19, 2017

Went there with a colleague for business dinner, the place is nice, staff very friendly, food delicious, but way too expensive...

Thank Petra P
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RPTE, Owner at The Islander Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2017

Thank you for dining with us.

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