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Tilly's Restaurant & Bar

Lini Highway | Chantilly's on the Bay Hotel, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 27079
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Ranked #11 of 74 Restaurants in Port Vila
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $9 - $30
Cuisines: Wine Bar
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Tilly's restaurant is the main restaurant of Chantilly's on the Bay hotel. It is inside the hotel building - situated out front on the water. With a diverse menu - that fits with the hotels tag line - Port Vila's best little international hotel. We like to think of Tilly's as the best place in town, with great, views, great service, great food and a great wine list. Do try us out.
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

GOOD service good price and you can get the girls to laugh! priceless. all ways clean and not many arrogant frenchies there

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GeneralManager279, General Manager at Tilly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Owen J Thank you for taking the time to let me know you enjoyed Tillys team's service and a laugh. I will pass it on! Tank yu tumas Andrew More

Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

The food was mostly good, we enjoyed the beef, croquettes and the chicken. First time trying salty fried coconut, this was very rich. Unfortunately we didn't enjoy the dessert. On a positive note, the service was attentive and friendly, and the view very nice.

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GeneralManager279, General Manager at Tilly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Lisa T Thank you for taking the time to review Tillys. The salty fried coconut affectionately known as 'island popcorn' is both rich and moreish. I am sorry the dessert wasn't to your liking if timing was better I would love you to join me in sampling all the new desserts Tilly's Chefs are creating for the national food... More

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

we tried a selection of tapas. they were all pretty good at pretty good prices. the view was lovely and staff were attentive. worth a visit, is one of the higher quality places to eat

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GeneralManager279, General Manager at Tilly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Hi Shauna A Thank you for taking the time to review and we are pleased you enjoyed our hospitality. Kind Regards Andrew More

Havelock North, New Zealand
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We chose here to celebrate with a breakfast after reading the reviews: I ordered the baked eggs in Napoli sauce very nice indeed and would definitely recommend them. Bacon as a side would be better then the baguette which I didn't eat. My hubby ordered the big breakfast and indeed it was big and very enjoyable, the really funny thing... More

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GeneralManager279, General Manager at Tilly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Carie B Apologies for a delay in my response. The great egg mystery has created quite a stir (in a fun way). Breakfast Chef Unity is adamant as to where she places the eggs each breakfast dish and on such a big dish and says they should be under the toast and they are the first thing she puts... More

Narromine NSW
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Best Tapas I have ever had! Swordfish was to die for and the service brilliant. The view from the Restaurant was amazing and price wise was comparative.

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GeneralManager279, General Manager at Tilly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Thank you Kerryn S for your review. An 'amazing' leaves me speechless and very proud of the team. Tank yu tumas Andrew More

Luganville, Espiritu Santo
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Living in Santo I visit Port Vila alot. Have tried almost every restaurant in Vila. I make sure I'm there at Tilly's for breakfast every day I'm in Vila. Been going the past 5 years and don't see myself going anywhere else.

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GeneralManager279, General Manager at Tilly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Rehan_Syed Thank you for the lovely review, I will sure to pass on your comments to the team for they are the key reason people love to visit Tillys, our location and the view are just 'icing on the cake'! See you soon. Andrew More

Brisbane, Australia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Dined at this restaurant 3 times, breakfast, lunch and dinner and sat outside on the balcony overlooking the clearest water - the setting is just picture perfect. Lunch was the best, the sun shinning off the water, boats coming in and out of the harbour, para-sailing - it is the best watching spot on the water. The staff speak good... More

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GeneralManager279, General Manager at Tilly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Mitchie67 I am very happy you enjoyed our fare and service many times during your stay. Thank you for your review and I hope to see you again one day! Kind Regards Andrew More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Our first stop in Port Villa craving our normal coffee. A bit surprised that there is actually no 'fresh' milk and mostly longlife milk, but we soon got used to it.

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GeneralManager279, General Manager at Tilly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Karen G Thanks for taking the time to review us. We are very lucky to have such a good local product in Tanna Coffee and also Barista of the Year 2013 in the team and a great view to sit back and enjoy! Tank yu tomas! Andrew More

Whangarei Heads, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Very much enjoyed the food and the service. High standard of fresh local cuisine and attentive service providers. Brilliant outlook over the bay.

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GeneralManager279, Tillys Restaurant Team at Tilly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear LeeW10001 For taking the time to review us and letting us know you enjoyed your experience...tankyu tumas! xx More

QLD, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Our family (2 adults and 2 small children) ate at this restaurant purely because of the hot spots voucher. I am SO glad we ate here! Wow! The meals were beautiful, the service was second to none and overall, it was an amazing experience! After dinner, our waiter was very apologetic that he was unable to order us transport back... More

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GeneralManager279, General Manager at Tilly's Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Shandy012 I am so pleased we could add a memorable moment to your Vanuatu visit and that the team went that 'extra mile' to deliver on their service promise to you. Hope to see you again one day! Andrew and the Tillys Team More

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