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The Rickshaw


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner

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Cosy Asian Street Style Cafe in Muri, serving Vietnamese, Indonesian, Chinese, Malasian and Thai dishes with a range of vegetarian choices and gluten free items on request.
US$9 - US$16
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here early in our stay on Cook Islands, as it was near our hotel (Muri Beach Club Hotel). The food and service was good, and at a reasonable price. The ambience is nice, and the menu should suit most palates. If you’re...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Rodders351
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly enough atmosphere. Menu was a selection of popular Asian dishes; Nasi Goreng, Pad Thai etc. We bought takeout: sweet and sour fish, Cantonese lemon chicken and Pad Thai, which were comparable to a neighbourhood Chinese takeout in NZ but twice the price and half...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AlexGee123
Reviewed 14 February 2019

Lovely wee restaurant with a nice atmosphere, fair prices, cold beer and attentive staff. I was expecting a better standard of southeast asian food... flavours just weren't there for me... maybe expecting too much of SE Asian food in the pacific!?

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank rebeccawD7393QW
Reviewed 12 February 2019

We had takeaway here, the food was lovely, good to see Asians cooking the meals. I would go back again.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank branson6
Reviewed 12 February 2019

No waiting for service for drinks and food menus. Large choice on the menu.Food arrived quickly hot and tasty portion sizes were good. The four of us all chose something different which we all enjoyed. The Asian food was a nice change from all the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Hills50
Reviewed 27 January 2019

Struggled to find a restaurant open on saturday night but The Rickshaw was.YUM YUM YUM. fantasic simple food was oh so tasty- some of the best asian food i have had for a very long time and puts to shame what we buy in auckland...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 21 January 2019

Just along the road from Pacific Resort - turn right at entrance - just down the road on right - rustic an old house environment - food was hot, actually very good,fast, and lots of options - Asian style food. Wear plenty of insect repellent,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jeanmartin2016
Raroliving, Manager at The Rickshaw, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Really appreciate your five star positive comments on our wide range of menu options, fast service, very good and hot food,. Together with the indication that you found our prices are low to average despite our remote island location with reliance on some expensive imported...More

Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

Excellent Asian food , best green curry outside of Thailand, excellent service with a smile . Could not fault it .

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank pamelacP7944FC
Raroliving, Manager at The Rickshaw, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Kia Orana and a maata (huge) Meitaki Maata (thank you very much) for your lovely feedback. Great to know you specifically enjoyed the currry and service. Hope to see you in Rarotonga again soon.

Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Not to much to say about the place. The place looks OK, food is OK, service was OK+, but prices were high compared to the food sizes and taste. All in all not a bad place, but wouldn't recommend going because there are so many...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tryggvenor
Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

Passive aggressive hostess treats walk ins like second class citizens. Make sure you pre-book or else you'll wait nearly 2 hours for food. Apparently prebooked tables who arrive after you take priority at 9pm at night. Shocking customer service and I've never seen a restaurant...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank emmagrizz
Raroliving, Manager at The Rickshaw, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Kia Orana EmmaGrizz. You indicated you dined with us in January 2018 and your review was posted 12 months later which seems odd. Especially since we were closed on holiday for most of January 2018 and all of your other reviews for Rarotonga were from...More

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