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Vanda Restaurant

Lae International Hotel, 4th St, Lae, Papua New Guinea
472 2000
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Ranked #2 of 7 Restaurants in Lae
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English first
Adelaide, Australia
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88 reviews 88 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

This restaurant does a pretty impressive seafood buffet every Friday night. Cost is 85 Kina (about $40 AUD) which is a top price. I started with a whole lobster tail and went from there! There was also eye fillet steak and the deserts were outstanding too. Service was good, which is not always the case in PNG. Entry is via... More

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Sydney, Australia
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90 reviews 90 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

I don’t have much to add to my banner headline: the service was good but the food simply didn't match the prices being charged. I know it’s in Lae but they can serve good value, nice food in the bar downstairs (well...I had great pizza at any rate). If you are after a nice meal in Lae, I'm not sure... More

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Rye, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

The service here is probably the best in town but the food doesn't quite meet the formal dining arrangement this restaurant promises. I had the scollop entree that was tasty and showed promise but what appeared to be melted cheese over the top detracted from what could have been an excellent dish. The seafood taste was good though. The Barramundi... More

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Battle, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2011

The new menus are excellent. Now offer a better range and choice. Service impeccable. The Friday night seafood buffet is not to be missed. Would like to see silver service used and at least a couple of local items on the menu though.

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