Restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Port Moresby

Duffy's

Raising Moresby's cafe culture to international levels by its very existence, Duffy's wouldn't look out of place in any Western capital. The decor? Three Cs: Cosmopolitan, cool, contemporary. The clientele? Laptop-t…
Top Choice International in Port Moresby

Rapala

One of Moresby’s best restaurants is an elegant, well-dressed, yet somewhat old-fashioned affair inside the Crowne Plaza. The dishes are cutting-edge, though. We particularly like their tasting plates – one-spoon bi…
Top Choice International in Kokopo

Emma's Restaurant

The Gazelle International's restaurant may not win any design awards but the food is top notch. There are tropical seafood dishes: start with Peruvian ceviche and move onto grilled lobster or reef fish, also chicken…
Top Choice International in Alotau

Jeff's Bar & Grill

Jeff's is where it's at, particularly on weekends, when well-heeled locals haunt the bar decked out with indigenous artefacts. Have your meal cooked in front of you at the excellent Teppanyaki Bar (bring three frien…
Top Choice Chinese in Port Moresby

Fusion Bistro

Ambitiously promising you offerings from several Asian cuisines, Fusion does Chinese dishes best, though their pandan chicken and sambal fish are well worth a taste. Lunchtime dishes such as claypot chicken are more…
Top Choice Korean in Port Moresby

Seoul House

Skip the so-so Thai food at this refined, minimalist Korean restaurant that overplays its hand, and go straight for the superlative Korean dishes. Bibimbaps and seafood dishes dominate the extensive menu; the spicy …
Top Choice International in Wewak

Vanilla Room

The Vanilla Room is hands down the best restaurant in town, serving such culinary delights as seared yellow-fin tuna or chicken in green coconut curry. Look out for daily specials, including the terrific giant fresh…
Top Choice International in Goroka

Deck Bistro

The Bird’s Deck Bistro overlooking the pool is the place to rendezvous and central to the social life of Goroka’s well heeled. There’s a nightly themed buffet (K60), of which the Sunday carvery is the pick, and a po…
Top Choice Cafe in Mt Hagen

Kofi Kave

If you’re wondering where the expat community hangs out, you’ll find them sipping coffee and nibbling cheesecake (K12) in this uber trendy cafe. Turn right (southeast) when you reach the airport and look for the Ban…
Top Choice International in Alotau

Napatana Bar

Beautifully decorated with a war canoe in the rafters and Sepik carvings, Napatana Bar is the place to rub shoulders with expats and nationals alike. The menu swings from lunchtime fish and chips and hamburgers to s…