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Chinese in Rabaul

Chinese Restaurant

Not really a place to lift your spirits. The building is depressing, the dining room is oppressing (think bare, peeling walls and neon lighting) and the Chinese specialities are just average, judging by the braised …
Fast Food in Rabaul

Ling's Freezer

This kai bar was recommended to us by locals in the know.
Chinese in Rabaul

Phoenix Room

When it comes to Asian cooking, chef Solis knows his stuff. Chinese specialities are served with absolute proficiency - the fluffiest foo yongs (omelette) in PNG, guaranteed! The sweet-and-sour pork is another hot f…
Cafe in Rabaul

Queen Emma Restaurant

Don't let the swinging '70s frilly curtains and neon lighting bring you down. This good honest restaurant serves good honest meals. If you need to assuage carnivorous cravings, try the well-presented and tasty black…
Bakery in Rabaul

Rabaul Bakery

The place to head to in case of hypoglycaemia, although you have to get your timing right (early morning) to find pastries.
Fast Food in Rabaul

Tropical Lunch Haus

Another busy kai bar.
Cafe in Rabaul

Yacht Club

Has burgers, pork chops, chicken and beef dishes. Vast, airy surrounds.
Observatory in Rabaul

Vulcanology Observatory

A worthwhile site is the Vulcanology Observatory, about 900m off Tunnel Hill Rd, from where you can enjoy million-dollar views over the bay and the volcanoes. Ask to see inside where numerous informative posters exp…
Arts & Crafts in Rabaul

PNG Diabetic Centre

This place is a treasure trove for artefact hunters, with masks, necklaces, shells, carvings and other souvenirs.
Festival in Rabaul

Warwagira & Mask Festival

The location alternates between Kokopo and Rabaul.