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Seafood, International
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
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All reviews seafood kothu tuna noodles juice soup excellent service our waiter special thanks reef fish during our stay thank you so much european food rich menu nice restaurant tasty food several times
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Reviewed 1 May 2021 via mobile

In the two weeks we spent on Maldives, we mostly ate at Retro Royal and tried almost everything on the menu. Seafood is always fresh, beef was bit chewy but ok. Rise dishes could use some sauce but I guess that is just matter of...taste. Funny thing - depending on the cook the same menu item was prepared little bit differently (we always wandered what new ingredient will we find in the soup 😀). Ripon - the waiter took care of us during the whole time and fulfilled every wish we had. Owerall we were really satisfied with the restaurant.More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 29 April 2021 via mobile

We eat some rice with three pieces of fish named after the restaurant Retro special lemon rice. It was nothing special but fair enough for the price of 80 mrv / 5,4$. Other dish was Octopus kothu roshi, also good. Waiter is a litle "unhappy",...but all at all ok for litle price. With two juices was 20$More

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 27 March 2021

Excellent food, rich menu, friendly staff. Definitely one of the best restaurant on the island. Thank you :-)

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed 1 March 2021

We were on vacation in Ukulhas recently and had our dinner in the Retro Royal every evening because we had booked in Thundee Inn. They have a big range of very tasty and fresh food and we liked the Tuna Soup and the fish curry...most because of the spicy taste. We could even order the food for the evening via what's app so they could already prepare it for us and we didn't have to wait until it was severed. This was a super special service for us and we appreciate it. Retro royals location and atmosphere is amazing with all the colorful lights and beautiful green plants. Plus It uses glass water bottles which I really like! (no plastic) The staff in Retro Royal does everything to make their customers happy, it was a pleasure for us. Thank you so muchMore

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 21 February 2021 via mobile

Top restaurant in Ukulhas with best waiter Ripon! He was so kind and friendly. We were in Ukulhas for six days and every day we had lunch in Retro Royal. We tried Kothu Roshi, Calamari, Octopus, Prawns, Beef kebab, Fried noodles & rice and everything...was delicious. Every day we had another kind of a fresh juice. Jucies were too great, especially carrot one. ☺️👍More

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 5 February 2021 via mobile

A very nice Waiter served excellent food. The seafood is really good but the ordinary dishes were nice too. Would recommend this place.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 5 February 2021 via mobile

Local she European food, very delicious! Excellent service and the garden is beautiful. Nice place to eat and stay.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 5 February 2021 via mobile

Great food and excellent service all day! Local and European food is served. Garden place is very nice.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed 31 January 2021 via mobile

Nice restaurant with good athmosphere and excellent service. Delocios noodles and seafood. Ripon is a very nice waiter. We have eaten there for many times during our stay in Ukulhas.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed 29 January 2021

Good food, fast service provided by waiter Ripon. Very friendly atmosphere. I can only recommend this restaurant to everyone who likes seafood.

Date of visit: January 2021
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Retro Royal is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4