Dining - Mandala Restaurant

The Mandala Restaurant and Beach Bar hosts an ideal resort dining and lounge experience with an open floor plan and kitchen. The restaurant serves Chef's Choice set menu meals. Cuisine includes international fare - Pacific Fresh, California Fresh, Asian, Indian, and Italian flavours. Fresh Artisan bread made daily. 


Specializing in healthy and satiating vegetarians meals, a variety of local seafood and imported meats are also featured at Mandala Restaurant. The local organic produce market supplies many of our fruits and vegetables. Vegetables and freshwater fish will be harvested from our completely organic Aquaponics system as it develops here at the beach resort. 


The Beach Bar stocks a selection of NZ and Australian wines, choice of beers, and a range of premium liquor and liqueurs. Enjoy a sunset cocktail in this ambient setting.


For those staying with us, Full and Half Board Meal Plans are available. Please make your selection at the time of booking. 


For guests staying at other accommodation in Vava'u, Mandala Restaurant takes 24+hour advance reservations for 2-course lunches and 3-course dinner dining in a relaxed beach setting. 


Just a 10-minute boat ride from the Houmelei Old Harbour, enjoy a change of pace or surprise your partner with a romantic meal at Mandala during your stay in Vava'u. We can work with your accommodation or group leader to organize logistics.


At Mandala we are committed to remaining as eco conscious as possible and invite our guests & local friends to join us in doing so.

WiFi Access. Prices subject to change and availability.

For those coming to Mandala via their own sailboat, the GPS coordinates to get through the pass to the eastern side are

Western Entrance: 18* 43.914 S and 173* 59.12 W

Eastern Entrance: 18* 43.495 S and 173* 58.53 W


Meal Plans

Mandala's Restaurant caters meal plans for guests. With a relaxed ambiance, it's situated right on the beach, with stunning views of tropical waters and the setting sun.


Full Board, AUD 100 per person per day

Includes continental breakfast with fresh fruit smoothie and cooked option, 2-course lunch and 3-course dinner dining. Minimum 3-nights enjoys an arrival evening's sundowner beer or house wine and all-day coffee/tea service.


Half Board, AUD 75 per person per day

Includes continental breakfast with fresh fruit smoothie and 3-course dinner dining. Lunch may be added with 24+ hour advance notice and for AUD 30 per person.


Meal Plans to be confirmed at the time of booking. All changes to meal plans must be made with 24+ hours advance notice. Drinks not included in meal plans. Packed tour lunches available by advance request and for a fee. Chef's Choice Set Menu. Fresh Artisan bread made daily. Please notify in advance of food allergies, non-vegetarian preference, and medical dietary requirements. Bar stocks a selection of NZ and Australian wines, imported and domestic beers, and a range of premium liquor and liqueurs.