Jing Fang mapo tofu
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Jing Fang Restaurant, Suva, Fiji

A review of a Chinese restaurant in Suva's Garden City plaza.

Ji's hand pulled noodles Suva cold sesame noodles
Adventure, Food

Ji’s Hand-Pulled Noodles, Suva, Fiji

Ji's is a popular spot, known for it's hand-pulled noodles. You can watch a guy in the kitchen working the dough by hand. We went to the one in downtown Suva yesterday, and I was very happy with what I ordered for lunch: cold sesame noodles. The food came out quickly, and the dish was… Continue reading Ji’s Hand-Pulled Noodles, Suva, Fiji

Swagat Suva Fiji

Restaurant Recommendation: Swagat, Suva, Fiji

We were invited to lunch this past weekend at Swagat, an Indian restaurant on the second level of Flagstaff Plaza in Suva, Fiji. I really like Indian food for its unique and savory spice mixes. Swagat's menu is extensive, with vegetarian and meat offerings. I started the meal with a mango lassi, a yogurt-based shake,… Continue reading Restaurant Recommendation: Swagat, Suva, Fiji

Colo i Suva restaurant Fiji
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Restaurant Recommendation: Colo-i-Suva, Fiji

Colo-i-Suva is a rainforest preserve with a few hiking trails outside the capital city of Suva, Fiji. It houses an eco resort, and we visited their bar/restaurant for lunch. This house-like space is inviting, and one side overlooks a small lake with plenty of visible fish. I recommend a table waterside to enjoy the view.… Continue reading Restaurant Recommendation: Colo-i-Suva, Fiji

Capitano Cafe seafood platter
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Restaurant Recommendation: Capitano Cafe, Lami, Fiji

We were wowed this weekend by Capitano Cafe, a new restaurant in Lami, the next town over from Fiji's capital city, Suva. It's owned by a Fijian from Savusavu, and it serves up classic Fijian cuisine. The location is in an industrial area, so finding the place feels like a discovery; like when we would… Continue reading Restaurant Recommendation: Capitano Cafe, Lami, Fiji