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The City Cafe

3rd Street | Lae City Hotel, Lae 411, Papua New Guinea
+675 472 0138
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good61%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“cakes” (3 reviews)
“city hotel” (3 reviews)
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6:00 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Asian
$$ - $$$
3rd Street | Lae City Hotel, Lae 411, Papua New Guinea
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 9 October 2017

The menu is extensive and everything is good. There are lots of Asian, American and Australian choices for lunch and dinner. I assume breakfast is good too. Everyone enjoyed their choice!

Thank Marlynne P
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The restaurant is based at the base of Lae City Hotel. Food is moderately priced with a licensed bar. Good range of meals that are served quickly. Staff are friendly and customer serviced focused. Meals are well portioned. Great range of cakes. The restaurant area...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

There is one thing you cant complain about is the serving sizes.....if you can get through the Tonys Baby back ribs and chips you are doing very well. Well priced and a large variety of western and Asian style food. The Laksa is very nice...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We have eaten dinner several times food is average. But the desserts and cakes are to die for. Our favorite cake was chocolate ganache we actually got it for my birthday this year.

Thank mlkenyhercz
Reviewed 13 April 2017

The Citiy Cafe is a good choice at TopTown / Lae. Located at the basement of the City Hotel, opposite the Post Office it offers a nice variety of asian style dishes. The only disadvantage of the City Hotel is the noisy atmosphere. Don't go...More

Thank stzw77
Reviewed 22 March 2017

a big Chinese influence in the design, menu and layout, but very good food service is generally good but 1 in 5 will mix up an order.

Thank Mustang645
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Not only thath their food is good and in big servings. They have good sense of humour. Almost an extension of my office. I meet people here for business.

1  Thank Arlene C
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Great selection of both Asian and Western food, well prepared and well presented.......try the Baby back ribs!

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 25 June 2016

The food in the cafe is very good. I suggest the Tony's Baby Back Pork Ribs. They are awesome. The cakes are very good too. Only problem here is they do not sell coke. If you are a spirit drinker like rum, bourbon or scotch,...More

Thank tincoll
Reviewed 1 May 2016

There are variety of Asian and international foods. It is nice for Japanese that we can order asian food too,

Thank nagatayutaka1168
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 8 - USD 23
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
6:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3rd Street | Lae City Hotel, Lae 411, Papua New Guinea
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Papua New Guinea  >  Momase Region  >  Lae
  • Phone Number: +675 472 0138
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