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“My favorite meal in Apia!”
Review of Paddles Restaurant

Paddles Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 75 Restaurants in Apia
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$6 - US$23
Cuisines: Italian, Seafood, Bar
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Good for: Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed 16 April 2014

Paddles is quite a busy restaurant nicely located on the Apia waterfront away from the main centre by about 2km. The food is good value and tasted nice although my pork belly erred towards too much meat and not enough other so it was a bit one dimensional in the taste department. The other four dishes our party ordered were all well received.

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Reviewed 15 April 2014

Actually the Italian dishes here are wonderful too. Can't fault the service and ambience too. Most nights you can see lovely sunsets over the harbour.
Giovanni and his staff are all very attentive and professional.
The fish and chips are superb, the fish is crumbed and the chips are perfect, not soggy but flavorsome with nice veges on the side.

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1  Thank AmandaKIndia
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Reviewed 11 April 2014

Paddles is quite a busy restaurant nicely located on the Apia waterfront away from the main centre by about 2km. The food is good value and tasted nice although my pork belly erred towards too much meat and not enough other so it was a bit one dimensional in the taste department. The other four dishes our party ordered were all well received.

1  Thank Iain_Nicholls
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Reviewed 11 April 2014

The service was great the food was ok. I liked the service, disliked the food, it was either dry or cold.

Thank PapaliiJuniorPatane
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Reviewed 20 March 2014

I visit Paddles every time I'm in Apia. I love the atmosphere and the food is terrific. Most recently my partner and I tried the oka, which did not disappoint. It was just the right balance of acidity from the lime & sweetness from the coconut milk. For my main meal I had the Pasta Carbonara. The pasta was super rich and had a savory sauce with bits of pancetta, sooo good! I couldn't finish it in one sitting but it made an awesome breakfast the next day :)

1  Thank vysoto1
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