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Nusa Island Retreat

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PRICE RANGE
US$4 - US$25
CUISINES
Seafood, International, Barbecue
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nusa retreat is a 2 minute boat ride from Kavieng, on a small island. I stayed there for a week, but one of the day's highlights is dinner. Dinner starts with a delicious soup, help your-self, with house made bread. We had; tom yum, chicken...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Galapagos69
Nusa_Island, General Manager at Nusa Island Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thank you for your kind review. We strive to deliver quality service and food each day and make sure a lot of attention goes into each dish. We are very lucky to have fresh produce readily available and make the most of what we...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

This place is a secret spot in the most beautiful tropical archipelago. Just when you think it doesn't get any better you are served with fabulous food. Breakfast and lunch are ordered from a good menu range and dinner is a buffet changed daily with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank boomery57
Nusa_Island, General Manager at Nusa Island Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thank you for your kind review. Our location is unique and pristine, and can sometimes make sourcing ingredients a bit of a challenge, however we always make sure quality dishes are served and the drinks are always cold. We hope to have you back...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food of the menu was amazing and well priced. The 3 course buffet had a ton of delicious options, had to try them all! Exactly what you want after cycling 240km. Thank you team!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jane S
Nusa_Island, General Manager at Nusa Island Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Jane, Thanks for your review. Our nightly buffet is a guest favourite and goes down even better after such a long ride up the Boluminski! We're glad to hear you enjoyed dinner here and hope to have you back again sometime soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The surf was not the only thing we look forward to when going to NIR. The food is amazing. So many choices and they are all good. Regards AndrewMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dunlopag
Nusa_Island, General Manager at Nusa Island Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Andrew, Thanks for your review. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your meals here. Mother nature can offer the waves and we can offer the food. We are regularly updating menus to keep things different and offer guests a wide variety of options. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An outstanding week at Nusa Island. My wife and I took the week of NYE and had a fabulous time. The staff are tremendous, the location spectacular and the food sensational. Whilst not surfing this trip we managed to squeeze in some fun fishing at...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Natedizzle
Nusa_Island, General Manager at Nusa Island Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thanks for your kind review. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your meals here at Nusa. We're very lucky to have such fresh produce available from local fisherman or the market and make sure that these ingredients are used regularly. It seems the chilli...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There were a lot of options in the buffet and the food was great. Ate there every night we were there. Cheers, James

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jam467
Nusa_Island, General Manager at Nusa Island Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi James, Thanks for your review. We're glad to hear you enjoyed our nightly buffet and you were able to eat here over a few nights, noticing the variety that we strive to offer. We hope to have you back again soon.

Reviewed 10 December 2018

As a massive non fan of the buffet meal I was initially not that excited to be dining in the resort. We were not staying at the resort but on our yacht in front of the restaurant. I could not have been more surprised. Not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank denjam19
Nusa_Island, General Manager at Nusa Island Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thanks for your review. Yes, our buffet is not the regular buffet you find elsewhere and we make sure great care and attention goes into it each night, from menu preparation to dish execution. Hope to have you back again sometime.

Reviewed 8 December 2018

The dinner buffet is excellent, wide variety of choices and they are all extremely tasty. When we stayed there was a few days were there was only 10 or so guests but this didn't stop the restaurant from continuing to provide a great selection. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank snowlife76
Nusa_Island, General Manager at Nusa Island Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thanks for your kind review. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your meals while staying with us here at Nusa. We will always offer a great selection of dishes each night and can cater to guests needs if they are not fans of seafood...More

Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

The food is awesome and reasonable. Great selection for Breakfast and Lunch and the evening buffet is to die for. Super atmosphere. Great wood slab bar. Helpful friendly staff. Hauswins over the water are comfortable and cool with beautiful views of the harbour.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rccammo
Nusa_Island, General Manager at Nusa Island Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, Thanks for your review. We're pleased to hear you have enjoyed your meals here at Nusa. The over-water hauswins do offer for a special dining experience which you can not get in many other places. We hope to have you back again sometime soon.

Reviewed 22 November 2018

The restaurant at the Nusa Island Resort always served meals that were scrumptious. It was very relaxed dining. It was very spacious so if you wanted to spend time as a couple you could but if you wanted company there were usually people about that...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Pauline M
Nusa_Island, General Manager at Nusa Island Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Pauline, Thank you for your review. We're glad to hear you enjoyed your meals here at Nusa. There is a vibe here where you can either take the option of complete privacy or socialise with a variety of international travellers; whatever you please. We...More

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