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6 Best Fine Dining Restaurants on Denarau Island

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Restaurants for Special Occasions in Denarau

Treat yourself and your loved ones to something special with one of Denarau’s fine dining restaurants. Whether it’s to celebrate a special occasion, try something different from the usual “resort buffet”, or to inspire the foodie within you, you’ll find some divine food in Denarau. While fine dining is not typically part of the Fiji holiday experience, you can still find a few establishments with a la carte menus, impeccably presented dishes and exceptional service. We’ve chosen your best options for fine dining in Denarau in the list of fine dining restaurants on Denarau Island.

Note that some restaurants are not your typical fine dining restaurants, but are some of the closest experiences to fine dining that you will find in Denarau. Plus, while you’re here, don’t miss our Luxury Guide to Denarau Island, as well as the 10 Best Resorts in Denarau Island.

1. Ports’ O Call

Denarau’s only official “fine dining” establishment, Ports’ O Call has been going strong since the opening of the Sheraton Fiji Resort in 1987. The intimate booths make a romantic setting for a special occasion, and you’ll certainly be made to feel special with the side silver service. As for cuisine, expect an international menu of divine steaks, seafood and speciality dishes.

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2. Signature Tables

Swap bustling resort restaurants for a waterfront dinner under the stars with the Signature Tables of the Radisson Blu Resort. Hire a private table with your own butler to serve just you, your partner or your family and friends as you try delectable cuisine. For more experiences like this, see the 10 Luxury Activities in Denarau.

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3. The Rhum-Ba

For exceptionally-presented evening meals try The Rhum-Ba. Located at the Denarau Yacht Club, The Rhum-Ba gives a great balance of a casual dining environment with fine dining-style meals. Their international cuisine is photo-worthy, to say the least. Check out more of our recommendations at Port Denarau in our Guide to the Best Eats & Restaurants in Denarau.

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4. Salt Restaurant

Far from the resort buffet experience, the Salt Restaurant offers a delectable al la carte menu of sizzling seafood, steaks, curries, pasta and pizzas. The stunning setting between the ocean and the pool of the Sofitel Fiji Resort is there to ever remind you that you’re in paradise. To make the night extra special for a romantic dinner, treat your loved one to a “Salt Sensation Dinner” in a private beach bure. The experience includes a cocktail, a three-course meal and a personal waiter for the evening. Check out our Wedding & Honeymoon Guide to Denarau for more ideas for romantic experiences.

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5. The Kitchen Grill

Set on the shores of Denarau Island within The Westin Resort, The Kitchen Grill offers elegant al fresco dining. The restaurant has a smart casual dress code and serves up well-dressed food to match with succulent steaks, fresh seafood, chicken and vegetarian dishes. It’s one definitely worth considering for a special evening meal in Denarau.

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6. Lomani Wai

While we wouldn’t call the Lomani Wai “fine dining”, it’s a dining experience any foodie of luxury traveller would appreciate for its uniqueness alone. Lomani Wai means “in the water” because indeed, this restaurant is in the knee-deep pools of the Radisson Blu Resort. Guests will enjoy of cultural kava ceremony and fire show while indulging in a set three-course meal and two hours of beers, wines and soft drinks.

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Laura S.

This article was reviewed and published by Laura, editor in chief and co-founder of Fiji Pocket Guide. Since arriving solo in the South Pacific over 10 years ago with nothing but a backpack and a background in journalism, her mission has been to show the world how easy (and awesome) it is to explore a paradise such as Fiji. She knows the islands inside-out and loves sharing tips on how best to experience Fiji’s must-dos and hidden gems. Laura is also editor of several other South Pacific travel guides.

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