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The Boatshed Restaurant and Lifeboat Bar

Vuda Marina, Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
+679 666 8214
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 5 min
07:00 - 22:00All hours
Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Vuda Marina, Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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

Thank life154journey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank Misty W
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We have been many times. When ever we have visitors this is first on our list. Fantastic band on Sunday afternoon 2-7ish. Depends on crowd sometimes when they finish The lunch time specials Mon - Friday are well worth the visit between 12-2pm i think??...More

Thank KBasho
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Amazing menu! Everything we ordered was delicious! We stayed at the resort next door and walked over on numerous occasions to eat, drink, and enjoy ourselves. Amazing bar and beautiful dining views of the marina.

Thank carissamariee
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at the Boatshed and it was absolutely amazing. As always in Fiji we waited quite a while for our food to arrive. However the beautiful view and friendly waiters more than compensated for this. We especially loved the drink "Watermelon Breeze" so...More

Thank Helena S
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We had dinner here one night on our holiday, it was a pleasant evening! The food was well presented and tasty and the service was great.

Thank Vikki E
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were staying at First Landing Resort & had read about this restaurant when researching our trip. We had lunch there & found the food to be very nice & reasonably priced.

Thank jacdeeS
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Over the course of having lived in Fiji for the last 12 months, I have tried to like this place. They do live music on a Sunday and the location is great. Unfortunately the service is always consistently bad. Latest example was this morning when...More

Thank KiwiTraveller361
Reviewed 11 August 2017

half priced pizza on tuesday night!!! ate here a few times and on each occasion they were out of Lobster - apparently Captain Cook cruisers had cornered the lobster market(or so we were told). Great cold beers and an adequate wine list - the Rose...More

Thank Ross H
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Lola M
12 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
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
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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