Rarotongas Best Cheap Eats







Thats Right ! - come on in to one of Rarotongas Great Cheap Eats places. The Lazy Diner also known as The Red Hut situated in the Punanga Nui Cultural and Food Market is this brightly colored and vibrant Cheap Eats place.

Don’t let the reference or the name fool you , it may go under the heading of Budget Dining but definitely has great value for money, and tasty toooo






The Lazy Diner a coffee house available for sit down or take out Lavazza Espresso Coffee and great meals.

Fancy a superb Caffe Latte with some home made scones ,or a Flat White and a stack of Coconut and Vanila Pancakes.
Fresh fruit Smoothies made with any and all of the available fresh fruits of the day, mango, pawpaw (a.k.a. papaya), pineapple, guava, banana, and coconut juice






Try the Ika Mata made daily from locally caught Tuna or the house speciality the Mexican style Fajitas made on the spot from the freshest ingredients and mixed with a distinctly Polynesia Flair.

The all day breakfast that will leave you satisfied morning noon and into the night.





For something quite unexpected sample Ake's Curried pawpaw ( a.k.a. Papaya ) It is something like you would never expect, served chilled a great flavour sensation.



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The The Lazy Diner is run by Ake Hosea Winterflood Cook Islands very own sports and athletics medal(s) winner.

Ake replaces her running shoes ( for a few hours each day ) and dons the apron to serve up delicious meals and great coffee from this little Red Hut.








Sit on the timber decking and stare out at the waves crashing onto the outer reef, eyes focused on the next board rider to take off and risk the coral that makes up this fast break.

Sit with the locals and enjoy the hospitality and the sounds of our Rarotongan musicians pouring out from the sound system.

Not enough for you, then speak to Akes' nephew's Boy and Clive. Take a short walk across the market grounds and contemplate an Authentic Polynesian Tattoo from the masters .


Or just hang out with Jeff and Taua and enjoy a coffee and a chat


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