Top ChoiceThai in Nkhata Bay

Kaya Papaya

Close to the harbour, with a big upstairs balcony overlooking the main street, Kaya Papaya has an appealing Afro-Asian-fusion chic that's matched by a menu of zesty salads, pizza and Thai fare such as green...

Malawian in Nkhata Bay

Crest View

Thrifty travellers appreciate this local hang-out with football on the TV and a good view of the action happening on the main street. Nsima (a filling porridge-like dish made from white maize flour and water)...

Malawian in Nkhata Bay

Hot Spot

With plenty of local characters frequenting it, this simple eatery has vibrant red walls and sits on the main drag by the harbour. Authentic Malawian fare like fresh fish, beef, nsima, beans and rice is on offer.

Indian in Nkhata Bay

Take Away Palace

Run by a local Indian family, the Palace has seating in a diner-style interior or outside. Feast on a menu spanning Northern Indian cuisine and Western dishes. It also does takeaways. Near the harbour.