Tonga - Eating
With access to some of the best fishing waters in the South Pacific, you can be assured of sumptuous seafood in Tonga. There is a large choice of venues from alfresco dining on the ocean’s edge to hidden cafés in the rainforest. On Tongatapu, you will find a large selection of eateries along Vuna Road which stretches along the waterfront. Many fales will provide breakfast and dinner with a number also providing snacks during the day.
The Fish Market
The local Fish Market in Tongatapu, open every Saturday morning, is a must to pick up fresh produce.
Seaview Restaurant located on Tongatapu, is recognized as the top restaurant in Tonga and one of the best in the entire South Pacific. It specializes in seafood, but also has other dishes that will keep you coming back time and again.
At the Waterfront Restaurant, take in the décor, food, service and the hosts, then add a dash of Italy and the romance of the Pacific and you are set for a wonderful night out.
Luna Rossa Restaurant
Luna Rossa Restaurant is famous for great tasting, home-made tagliatelle pasta.
Little Italy Hotel & Restaurant
For a taste of Italy in Tonga, visit Little Italy Pizzeria for authentic Italian pizza, Italian dishes and desserts. It is located 5 blocks west of Royal Palace.
La Paella Restaurant
La Paella Restaurant located on Tapana Island only a short boat ride from Neiafu or ’Ano Beach, combines a touch of Spain, a dash of the Pacific, a taste of paradise with evening entertainment.
Blue Lagoon Resort
The Blue Lagoon Resort is one of the surprises of the Pacific – this is where people queue in their yachts to get a table! It has a wonderful view over the lagoon and the surrounding reefs.