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Lucky Rooster Eatery

Property ID: JT068

About the business

Offers from NZ$425,000 +vat +sav

A solid fully licensed turn-key eatery business with location location location!

With prime position in Rarotonga's main downtown shopping complex, this successful operation boasts a great reputation, garden bar ambience, Italian woodfired pizza oven, and more!

Here’s a great opportunity to own a well-managed successful business with enviable location in Rarotonga!  

First founded in 2003 as Cafe Salsa, The Lucky Rooster Eatery is well known throughout the Cook Islands.  Positioned within Rarotonga’s prominent CITC shopping centre in the heart of downtown Avarua, the establishment is an iconic meeting place on the island.  This hugely popular eatery enjoys a high level of foot traffic and is arguably the busiest bistro on the island. 

Seating 120+ persons, this stylish bistro occupies a desirable commercial space of 318sqm.  Offering alfresco dining in outdoor garden patios at the front and rear, garden and pizza bar area off the main dining room, and a covered side verandah with flower wall.  An excellent alfresco dining spot for fast casual or sit-down service, long lazy lunches, cocktail hour with live entertainment, woodfired pizzas, and coffee meetings.  

An solid turn-key business with great reputation for quality food and drinks and friendly attentive staff.  Potential for growth and to further expand services.  All equipment included, vehicle, and great brand positioning. Long-lease term negotiable. 

Area Profile

Avarua is the main town and busy commercial centre in the north of the island of Rarotonga, and is the national capital of the Cook Islands.  CITC Avarua Shopping Centre is Rarotonga’s largest and most prominent shopping complex in the heart of downtown Avarua. The Lucky Rooster Eatery is extremely well positioned next to CITC General Store and Pharmacy and neighbour to Eyes On Rarotonga Optometrist, Paka’s Pearls, Vodafone Cook Islands outlet, Avis Rent A Car and a few other boutique stores that combined bring busy foot traffic and loyal customers. Plenty of parking is available at the front of the complex and on the main road. 

Within the immediate vicinity is ANZ Bank, Cook Islands Tourism Office, Cooks Corner main bus stop, and other Government department offices. Foodland Supermarket, The Energy Centre Petrol Station, and Empire Theatre are within 2-3 minutes walk away. 

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