Top things to do in Denarau Island

Top Choice Fijian in Denarau Island

Nadina Authentic Fijian Restaurant

This fantastic restaurant specialises in local cuisine, using homegrown and foraged ingredients; it's a great place to try kokoda, or opt for the divine fresh prawns with ota (a local bush fern) and chef-squeezed co…
Amusement Park in Denarau Island

Big Bula Inflatable Waterpark

This year-round waterpark is tons of fun for the kids (or the slightly built adult: weight limit 85kg), with bright, cartoonish inflatable waterslides, jumping castles and obstacle courses. There's also a less full-…
Mall in Denarau Island

Port Denarau Retail Centre

This schmick mall is worlds away from the shopping strip along Nadi's rough-and-tumble Main St. While there are less hassles and touts here, its homogenous feel can make it hard to remember that you're actually in F…
International in Denarau Island

Cardo's Steakhouse

Carnivores feeling a little fished-out should repair to Cardo's immediately for glorious, sizzling New Zealand steaks. A Denarau institution – it's been going for 25 years – Cardo's also has hearty classics includin…
International in Denarau Island

Lulu Bar and Restaurant

This fun place offers all the standards – think pastas, curries, steaks, sushi, burgers and belly-busting breakfasts. It's also a top Denarau watering hole, with a decent wine list, lots of tropical cocktails, beers…
Bar in Denarau Island


The brand new – and awfully stylish – Denarau Yacht Club houses the upbeat Rhum-Ba; as the name implies, there are dozens of rums from around the world on offer. It also serves wholesome brunches, lunches and dinner…
International in Denarau Island

Hard Rock Cafe Fiji

Amble on in for classic burgers and the usual Hard Rock favourites, including fajitas, mac and cheese and smokehouse sandwiches. It's a franchise, and there's nothing Fijian about it, but kids and Hard Rock devotees…
Seafood in Denarau Island


Lobster, crab and Walu, oh my! This relaxed spot is famous for its sublime seafood and hefty servings. If you have room, be sure to wash it all down with the ridiculously decadent hot chilli chocolate volcano.
Fusion in Denarau Island


Indigo dishes up spicy classics from Indian and Southeast Asian cuisines – some with a local twist – including mud crab curry, tandoor-roasted tiger prawns and a very good Singapore curry.
Italian in Denarau Island


Come hungry: Amalfi ladles out gigantic portions of pasta, steak and seafood, plus surprisingly excellent pizzas.