Top Choice Cafeteria in Honiara

Mambo Juice

You really need to know this place is here, but luckily now you do. Just off Mendana Ave, this easy-to-miss cafeteria is a surprise, with its enticing outdoor seating area, super-fresh fare and explosively fruity ju…
International in Honiara


This popular restaurant inside the Mendana Hotel serves classic Western dishes and boasts a terrace overlooking the sea. Its Wednesday dinner buffet (S$260) draws the crowds.
French in Honiara

Club Havanah

Inside Honiara Hotel, Club Havanah offers something different. Georges, the adept French chef, cooks up ambitious dishes with a strong French accent – think wild pigeon cooked in red-wine sauce or snails in garlic b…
Chinese in Honiara

Garden Seafood

Here you can fuel up with Chinese staples such as sweet-and-sour fish fillet or prawns with nuts. The décor is a bit bleak and the food isn't the best (think gluggy sauce), but it's filling, cheap and very cent…
Chinese in Honiara

Hong Kong Palace

This unmissable reddish pagoda on Hibiscus Ave brings an unexpected dash of orientalism in an otherwise dull area. Inside, it’s much more sterile, with neons and tiles, but you’ll be too busy choosing from the mile-…
Bakery in Honiara

Honiara Hot Bread Kitchen

For the most flavoursome buns and scones in town, take your sticky fingers to this unassuming outlet on the main drag. Come early; by 10am they are sold out. Bread’s also available.
Cafeteria in Honiara

Lime Lounge

Funky little Lime Lounge is highly popular with expats. There’s everything from satisfying breakfasts to palate-pleasing salads, well-made sandwiches, burgers and yummy pastries (hmmm, the banana cakes). No view and…
Indian in Honiara

Taj Mahal

The dining room is nothing fancy (think plastic chairs) but Taj Mahal serves authentic, richly flavoured Indian and Sri Lankan specialities at puny prices. Tandooris, tikkas, biryanis and masalas are all here plus a…
Pizzeria in Honiara

The Ofis

A very relaxing spot. Picture a lovely waterfront location, ample views of Savo, and good thin-crust pizzas, wraps and salads. It also offers lovely coffee, juices and smoothies. For dessert, try the belt-bustingly …
Chinese in Honiara

Sea King

Ignore the chubby golden Buddha at the entrance; the stadium-sized dining room is less clichéd. This place has garnered high praise for its Chinese dishes that emphasise seafood.