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The Boatshed Restaurant and Lifeboat Bar

Vuda Marina, Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
+679 666 8214
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Vuda Marina, Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very pretty area to have drinks and a meal. Unfortunately, there were lots of tour buses so all the tables were taken. We did sit at the patio bar and had a drink and the view and breeze was wonderful

Thank bobe2
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just a short walk from First Landing resort and great drinks and food sitting on the waterfront to watch the sun set on another day in Fiji.

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Live band seemingly played classics for hours! What stamina and great entertainment. Food was pretty decent too; the curries were a bit on the mild / bland side for us (first landing round the corner do a great curry fyi) but the seafood linguini and...More

Thank Bamboozla
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Saturday or Sunday afternoon at the Boatshed is a must visit if you’re in or around Nadi or Lautoka. There’s a great vibe, cool tunes from a local band, ice cold drinks, a view of the sun setting over the Mamanuca Islands that shouldn’t be...More

Thank Spayskdet
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Pub style food, with menu catering for a range of tastes. Meals are appertising and well presented, attentive and friendly staff.

Thank ilsogno
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

The views are magnificent, the location is a little our of the way as we usually stay on Denarau but well worth the travel! Great food, great play space for the kids, and great service. Our first visit and we will definitely be back!

Thank Trent P
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This place is just one of the best place to visit at the North of Viti Levu (on a good weather). It is locatd in a yacht club so can guarantee excellent views over the ocean and a relaxing atmosphere. In the garden of the...More

Thank EMICH24
Reviewed 7 October 2017

There were about 24 of us that arrived one night for dinner - no booking. The team at Boatshed Restaurant and Lifeboat Bar were absolutely amazing. The menu was excellent with lots of variety to choose from. Once the food arrived on the table it...More

Thank ikbbs
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We were taken to the Boatshed as part of a tour, and had very low expectations due to being a 'captive audience'. BUT Wow -- were our expectations shattered. At the Boatshed, cocktails are $16.50, mocktails $8, this is almost half of what we'd paid...More

2  Thank life154journey
Reviewed 18 September 2017

A Bollywood movie was being filmed at The Boatshed when my husband and I were in Fiji on our honeymoon. Simon was a great server and the food was pretty good; however, the place could use a bit more lighting (struggling to read a menu...More

1  Thank Misty W
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Lola M
13 April 2017|
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Response from farmerbob1952 | Reviewed this property |
not sure of ramps but the boys will assist you in &out &get a cab to take you your resort
26 July 2016|
Response from Bruce W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we found we could get in with no booking for lunch, but they do take bookings.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 12
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vuda Marina, Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji (Formerly Sunset Bar & Restaurant)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Fiji  >  Viti Levu  >  Lautoka
  • Phone Number: +679 666 8214
Located on the peninsula of Nadi Bay, situated at Vuda Marina, The Boatshed Restaurant & Bar offers spectacular water views and a relaxed al fresco dining experience. The picturesque surroundings inspire a modern cuisine, with an emphasis on fresh seasonal local produce & seafood.FOOD MENU :: Appetizers, Soups, Sandwiches, Pizzas, Pastas, Fish, Chicken & Vegetarian mains.DRINKS :: Softdrinks, Mocktails, Wines, Local & Imported Spirits, Local & imported BeersPRICE: FJ$5.50 ~ FJ$26.00RESTAURANT HOURS :: 10.00 AM to 10.00 PM EVERY DAY** LIVE BAND EVERY SUNDAY AFTERNOON 2PM~7PM **
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