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Indulge in fresh fish, simmering coconut sauces and ripe, tropical fruits at the best restaurants in the South Pacific

Ready to dive into the best restaurants in the South Pacific? Whether you’re island-hopping or checking off Australia or New Zealand from your travel bucket list, there’s an endless supply of great food to be had in this corner of the world. Without a glance at the menu, you can rest assured that any restaurant in this region is serving up fresh, flavorful fare. From Sydney and Melbourne to Auckland – and a whole lot of delicious destinations in between – here are the best restaurants in the South Pacific.

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The best restaurants in Melbourne

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