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Billfish Bar & Restaurant

) #5 of 33 Restaurants in Nuku'alofa $$ - $$$, Bar, Pub
Vuna Road | Ma'ufanga, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
+676 24-084
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Vuna Road | Ma'ufanga, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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1 - 10 of 164 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went with a friend last night. Waitress very friendly and super attentive! Ordered the sashimi as shared entree, it was huge, nice big slices and fresh as , along with wasabi and soy sauce, magnificent! We then had enchilada and chicken salad , good ,...More

Thank 255118Tony
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time here with my Mum and cousins. Lots of dancing, great drinks and the atmosphere was electric. Really impressed, although I had to remember where I was as when it struck midnight the place shut down! Forgot Tonga is pretty strict with...More

Thank burksngalu
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, So glad to hear you enjoyed Billfish Bar & Restaurant , we are a great place to relax and one of our catch phrases is drink, dine, dance, Enjoy, and seems like you did all. Yes as according with Tongan...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a good night here - turned up and it happened to be a quiz night, so was full of locals, I enjoyed a massive burger and a few cold beers , met some locals and had alot of laughs - I would recommend it...More

Thank HapiTraveller57
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, Glad to hear you enjoyed the Quiz and of course our great food, drinks and service. As a venue the strives to help the local community through fundraisers and other means we do have a local pub vibe...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bit out the way but probably the best place to have a few drinks on the island, bottled beer is $7 TOP and the food is also decent. Locals tend to gather here so it's always very social! However, after being frequent visitors over a...More

Thank JohnWatts123
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Glad to hear you enjoyed Billfish , we have beer on tap and in bottle from $5.50 on Happy Hour and $6.50 normal times. Hopefully this review was for our service and food and not due to being disqualified from Quiz...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although it's a bit further from most hotels, taxis are cheap. Big meal portions (biggest burgers I've ever seen) and tasty. Offers traditional food options. Nice atmosphere, would recommend for a pub meal out.More

Thank Ce1ine
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, Were glad to hear you enjoyed Billfish for the great burgers and atmosphere, we are definitely a good option for a pub meal as that is exactly what we are going for. We also host Quiz Nights and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

...and meeting place. Also lots of sports on tv, simple restaurant menu, music and dance, and lots of locals and foreigners. On the harbourMore

Thank Stefano M
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, We have just celebrated our 22nd Birthday so we have been around for a while, Billfish is a great place to meet all types of people and realx and enjoy, Great to hear you enjoyed yourself and hope to see you...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

i like the big burgers. is yum :d good service. stop selling alcohol begaws is no good cos i got smashed outside the parking once by some drunk customers lol tikaaaa

Thank Sione U
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, Glad to hear you enjoyed the Burgers and great service at Billfish, hope you return to Billfish in the future. Malo, Robert

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Had an afternoon catch up with my cousin and thought to stop by Billfish. It is a well known spot and has a cool ambiance even during the day. All the mosquito coils could not keep ghe mozzies away. Had the Ota ika and the...More

1  Thank Paul T
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, Ota Ika is one of our best sellers and in this same week I had several customers telling me how much they enjoyed it. Unfortunately it wasn't on TripAdvisor, we hope you have another opportunity to visit Billfish and enjoy the...More

Reviewed 23 March 2017

Nice food and, fast service... a little too fast as the girl started clearing our table while we were still eating! Cool vibe, felt like being back in NZ.

Thank Meryl G
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, Glad to hear you enjoyed your time at Billfish Bar and Restaurant and hope to see you again sometime. Malo, Robert

Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Billfish Bar has for years been 'the place to go' for both lunch & evening/night entertainment. Faces the beach, ample parking, friendly staff & reasonably prices meals & beverage.More

Thank Rob M
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, Billfish is coming up on its 22nd birthday this May and has always striven to provide a friendly fun atmosphere for people to relax and enjoy a meal and a drink. Glad to hear you enjoyed your time...More

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jackmorrisNewZealand
hi we will be there in july!!! what sort of menu and drinks are available . what are prices like ? cheers jack
10 May 2015|
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Response from BillfishTonga | Property representative |
Hi Jack, Thank you for your message, and sorry for the late reply, thought I had sent through earlier but must have been a mix up. We have a wide range on our menu, Starters: Ota Ika (Tongan Specialty raw fich with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$20
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 01:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
14:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vuna Road | Ma'ufanga, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Tonga  >  Tongatapu Island  >  Nuku'alofa
  • Phone Number: +676 24-084
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Description
Billfish Bar & Restaurant.Drink, Dine, Dance, Enjoy.With live music, DJ's and events Billfish Bar & Restaurant has been the number one spot in Tonga since 1995. Open for Lunch & Dinner Monday-Friday and for Dinner on Saturday.The bar is open from 10am-Late Mon-Fri and Sat 4pm-11.30pmWe specialize in Burgers, Seafood and Steaks. They say If you havent been to Billfish, you havent been to Tonga.Dont mis out.