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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 good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
07:00 - 22:00 Hours
Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Vuda Marina, Lautoka, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a recent family outing there and I was disappointed to say the least. Being a frequent visitor, the steady decline in hospitality towards locals is disturbing. This was not the first time we had experienced this, the service is quite poor. On this particular...More

Thank Preetika P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We dropped in for lunch on the recommendation of a friend and loved it. The food and the service is first class, with a great view while eating.

1  Thank Chris4201
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a frequent visitor to The Boatshed. The food has always been wonderful however over the course of two years I have observed no improvement in service. Most recently my friends and I dined here on Constitution Day. We had reserved a table in...More

Thank Human_Rights_Lawyer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

had lunch with some friends from New Zealand, being boaties they marveled at the decor, the food was excellent as was the service by the staff

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect location on the end of the marina facing the Fijian sunset with delicious food and good drinks what else do you need in paradise? We ate here twice in the four nights we stayed next door at the First Landing Resort and would revisit...More

Thank Barry C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love getting together with our cruising friends at this restaurant. Their food is quite good and very reasonable, and the setting is beautiful. We have been coming to this restaurant for 3 years and have many sunset photos from here! We know the staff...More

Thank Mexicansol
Reviewed 14 October 2018

This place has a lovely view of the marina. The bar has some great maritime pieces, flags & decorations. Decent sized meals that are cheaper than in our resort. Nice cocktail list, friendly helpful staff.

Thank sonyav471
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We came here twice while staying next door at the First Landing. Once for lunch, the food was ok but the atmosphere and facilities for kids ( playground) made it great. We came here again on Sunday afternoon when they had a great band playing...More

Thank U1324AZvanessaf
Reviewed 4 October 2018

We stopped at The Boatshed for lunch on our way out to an island. The food was plentiful and very tasty. Service was efficient and very friendly. The children enjoyed playing on the small playground. Many changes are happening at Vuda so there was some...More

Thank CarolineL909
Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is one of my favourite places in Fiji. A little oasis of fun with great water views. It is located on Vuda point and is where the yachties come in to moor so you hear many differency accents. Saturday and Sunday (and maybe even...More

1  Thank ChrisBluSku
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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 240BruceW | 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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
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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