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Billfish Bar & Restaurant

) #5 of 33 Restaurants in Nuku'alofa $$ - $$$ ,
Vuna Road | Ma'ufanga, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
+676 24-084
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (20 reviews)
“fresh salad” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Vuna Road | Ma'ufanga, Nuku'alofa, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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1 - 10 of 170 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I wouldn't go out of my way to go to Billfish. The DJ-ed music at dinnertime was stunningly loud, even though no one was dancing and the place was only a quarter full. The food was just ok.

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the places to be on a Friday and Saturday afternoon/ evening. Happy hour is worth joining, although sometimes you needed to bring your own ingredients. This may have changed though! The beef burger is delicious! If you want to go hard core there's...More

Thank Jenna P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I just had the most enormous burger at this place, called Jucie Lucie. 2 huge thick beef patties, egg, cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato, sauces, wow, so yummy. I had to eat on of the parties first before I could even fit the burger in my...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for lunch, place was very quiet, only us and the staff. Both ordered tuna nicoise salad, both were disappointed as tuna had been cooked to a dry crispness.More

Thank Tykedownunder
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, Tuna Nicoise is usually one of the more favored menu items. Unfortunately it sounds as we did not get it right this time. Please do let us know at the time and if you feel inclined also ask for a manager...More

Reviewed 5 July 2017

I have been a regular at this bar for the past 4+ years and the staff do remember you. It is one of the more frequently preferred expat watering holes on island and runs a loyalty type club. Food is not too bad and drinks...More

Thank immigrate
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thanks for your review, Great to have you at Billfish and yes our 100 Club promotion on Tap beer is very popular. We do great burgers and try to keep the drinks at a reasonable price. Thanks again for your review and hope to see...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I went along to the Billfish Bar last week, with a mate of mine who is a regular. I last visited the Billfish 21 yrs ago, it was great to be back. We had a great time with plenty of laughs and a few cold...More

Thank warren d
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you very much for your review, Great to have you here and glad you enjoyed the food and atmosphere at Billfish. We do get to show some of the games on the Big Screen and its always a great crowd on the busy rugby...More

Reviewed 26 June 2017

Happy hour is 5-7 but its cheap without it. I agree with the sashimi reviewer as it was rather tasty. If you fancy a beer this is probably your best bet in town.More

Thank monethetripper
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thanks for your review, However it is a bit confusing, we have great Burgers and steaks and yes our beer is at a very reasonable price, also your opening statement is a bit worrying as it is everything we are not. Thanks for visiting anyway...More

Reviewed 17 May 2017 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
BillfishTonga, Owner at Billfish Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you for your review, Glad to hear you enjoyed the Sashimi and were well looked after buy our staff, Tropical Chicken Salad is also a great option. For the Sashimi we try to get the freshest Tuna we can which surprisingly is not so...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017 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 reviewResponded 4 May 2017

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 28 April 2017

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 reviewResponded 4 May 2017

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

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jackmorrisNewZealand
9 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
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
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
  • E-mail
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.
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