Paul's Hot Sauce

Overview

Paul's Hot Sauce is a popular choice for those seeking a spicy kick to their meals in Rarotonga. Made with locally grown chilies, including habaneros, scotch bonnets, and ghost peppers, these sauces offer a range of heat levels to suit all preferences.

Bluewater Grill

Overview
Adults Only

Dine on fine Pacific cuisine with your toes in the sand at the Bluewater Grill. Right on the white sands of Aroa Beach on the island’s sunshine southwest coast, this 4 star adults-only resort for guests aged 16+ features a unique swim-up bar, poolside dining (ideal for a relaxed lunch), convivial Lobby Bar and the Bluewater Grill offering casual gourmet dining.

At Bluewater Grill enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner every day from early until late.

Breakfast is served from 7am to 11am

All Day Menu is available from 11am to 9pm

Dinner is served from 5.30pm to 9pm

Happy Hour from 5pm to 6pm, daily.

https://www.sanctuaryrarotonga.com/dine/blue-water-grill.html

Bluewater Grill

Overview

Dine on fine Pacific cuisine with your toes in the sand at the Bluewater Grill. Right on the white sands of Aroa Beach on the island’s sunshine southwest coast, this 4 star adults-only resort for guests aged 16+ features a unique swim-up bar, poolside dining (ideal for a relaxed lunch), convivial Lobby Bar and the Bluewater Grill offering casual gourmet dining. At Bluewater Grill enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner every day from early until late.

Cococktail

Cook Islands Quality Assured
2025
Overview
Experience our Accessible VIP Delight. Indulge in a delectable assortment of Canapés, Tapas, and Platters, complemented by an exquisite selection of high-end cocktails. Savour the stunning panorama of the sea, creating an unforgettable backdrop to your evening. Forget the climb, enjoy a complimentary cable car ride to ascend the hill. Experience dining with a menu crafted from the freshest local ingredients, infused with a touch of French elegance.

Jalapeños Restaurant

Overview

Welcome to our adults-only restaurant, where you can indulge in a unique culinary experience. We serve breakfast from 7.30 to 10.30, lunch from 11.30 to 3.30, and a variety of snacks and pizzas from 3.30 to 6.00 pm. Our specialty is dinner, served from 6.00 pm to 10.00 pm.

The Cafe

Cook Islands Quality Assured
2025
Overview

Located in the courtyard of the historic Beachcomber Building with fantastic sea views. 

Great coffee, cakes and delicious all day menu in the historic and unique surroundings of the Beachcomber building, this friendly cafe is very popular with both locals and visitors. 

21.3 Vaiana's Bistro and Bar

Overview

Vaiana's is perfect for the whole family. Located just two minutes from the airport and right on the beach, we have the best spot to eat, drink, swim all while watching the sunset. We are a fully licensed bar and bistro open Monday-Saturday 11am onwards and with a happy hour kicking off at 4pm we have the cheapest drinks on the beach!

We also cater for a range of private function including weddings and provide our very own marriage celebrant to officiate your ceremony.

Mal’s Bar at The Edgewater Resort & Spa

Overview

For your dining experience, the Brasserie is set right on the water’s edge, next to Mal’s Bar, overlooking the swimming pool and the turquoise lagoon. You can relax in the refreshing ocean breeze, under an outdoor Are (hut) with a traditional styled thatched roof and select from our all day menu which offers a diverse selection of delicious dishes to tantalise your taste buds. Each night of the week boasts a unique themed menu with live entertainment.

Albertos Restaurant

Cook Islands Quality Assured
2025
Overview

Established in 1997, Alberto's is restaurant located on the western side of the island in the beautiful village of Arorangi, situated between Edgewater Resort and Sunset Resort. Most famous for their local steaks loved by both visitors and locals alike, Albertos offers an A La Carte menu, cocktails, refreshing beverages, and a popular Asian Takeaway situated at the front of the establishment.

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