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Rapala Restaurant

Steakhouse, European, Australian
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Level One - Crowne Plaza Port Moresby | Corner Hunter and Douglas Street, Port Moresby 121, Papua New Guinea
+675 309 3000
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Brisbane, Australia
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

An unexpected pleasure within the Crowne Plaza is the experience of fine dining at Rapala. Great for singles, couples, business people or friendly groups, I found the staff attentive and friendly. The menu selection is more than adequate and they have a decent wine list to complement. All of the food is excellent but do try the lobster tail -... More 

Thank Madonna W
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Fantastic dinners each time I visit Port Moresby. Meals are always great and the staff are very professional. Not the cheapest option but well worth it when in PNG.

Thank Tom K
Brisbane, Australia
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212 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016

I was lucky enough to have a complimentary meal at Rapala (I hope this doesn’t make me biased), but I thought it was a wonderful fine dining restaurant. I have heard others refer to it as the pick of Port Moresby and I can see why. The service was attentive and the restaurant had a true air of sophistication about... More 

Thank WorldTravla7
Brisbane, Australia
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

What a great meal! A large group of us went here for dinner, and the choice of food was there to suit us all. Really good service, meals well presented and tasty. Staff friendly but not hovering.

Thank Geoff W
Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

The Rapala is the place for that special meal with that special person or take a corporate client for a better than ordinary meal. Modern food and excellent service and that talented musician playing in the background just tops it off!

Thank EOrrell247
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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148 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

I was alone for the evening and decided to see if the restaurant was still as good as the last time in Port Moresby. The seared blue fin tuna was lovely. The lobster risotto was also great. Nice service and very enjoyable.

Thank Chapstar
Brisbane, Australia
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85 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015

We've been here a few times...always amazing....great food, great service and reasonably priced for Port Moresby!! Take a jacket or wrap it can get a little cool!!

Thank Billie012013
Sydney, Australia
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75 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015

As part of the Crown Plaza, this A La Carte fine dining restaurant has everything, a great atmosphere, great & helpful staff and the food is of the quality expected in such a restaurant. It was high quality food. The prices are not that high compared to all the overall high cost of food & services in PNG.

Thank Ian R
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70 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015

The food is ok but nothing to write home about. The buffet seems great until you look closer and see how limited the choices are.

Thank DrTravell007
Guam, Mariana Islands
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015

It's my favorite fine dining restaurant in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. The food is great and the attentive and wonderful staff always take good care of me. I must have had dinner in this restaurant for at least a 100 times since I started visiting this country in 2009.

1 Thank Leo M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, European, Australian
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Level One - Crowne Plaza Port Moresby | Corner Hunter and Douglas Street, Port Moresby 121, Papua New Guinea
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Papua New Guinea  >  Papua Region  >  Port Moresby
  • Phone Number: +675 309 3000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?