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Vanda Restaurant

Lae International Hotel, 4th St, Lae 411, Papua New Guinea
+675 472 2000
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“seafood” (2 reviews)
“friday night” (3 reviews)
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Lae International Hotel, 4th St, Lae 411, Papua New Guinea
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is very upscale for Lae. They added volcano rock steak which is my favorite. A filet that tastes great and cooked to your liking by yourself. The banana flambé is great it’s not excessive and satisfies your sweet tooth. Atmosphere is comparison to...More

Thank mlkenyhercz
Reviewed 10 July 2017

After living in Lae for more than a decade, you get to know pretty much most things about everywhere to go.....and the place to go for food is Lae Inter Hotel. It is exceptionally managed by an enthusiastic GM who takes pride in the every...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Vanda Restaurant located at 1st floor of Lae International Hotel is one of the best restaurants you'll find in Lae. Especially the friday night seafood buffet is outstanding. A huge variety of oyster, mussels, shrimps, fresh local fish, salads, and much much more will fill...More

Thank stzw77
Reviewed 25 May 2016

This review is not for Vanda but same hotel. Not sure how to add a new restaurant and couldn't find this one. So here goes. Kokomo is the cheaper and more vcasual dining within the hotel. Vanda is upstairs and Kokomo is downstairs. Prices are...More

Thank Natalie P
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Great meal in a lovely setting. Food and wine service good. Wide menu choice for both food, wines and port. Good comfortable seating. Strange cutlery that is not easy to use (particularly the knives) however it looks the part. Meal relatively well priced for fine...More

Thank Tyretalk
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Had dinner recently and they gave us a jumbo prawn which was not fresh and was immediately replaced ( good service ). Ordered the recommended T bone: tasty but over cooked ( should have returned it but didn't ). The lobster was good and washed...More

Thank Ianfung
Reviewed 23 December 2014

Fine dining and great service. I needed to work thru dinner recently, so the staff set up a table near a power point in the upstairs restaurant under one of the stronger lights and made sure I was comfortable… Great service – the food was...More

Thank Designmatters
Reviewed 23 August 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...More

Thank Haydn M
Reviewed 23 June 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...More

Thank WeekendHussler
Reviewed 18 April 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...More

Thank l1ves2travel
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  • Address: Lae International Hotel, 4th St, Lae 411, Papua New Guinea
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Papua New Guinea  >  Momase Region  >  Lae
  • Phone Number: +675 472 2000
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