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Vila Chaumieres Restaurant

French, Japanese, Seafood, International
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Route de Teouma, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
(678) 22 8 66
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 110
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  • 60
    Very good
  • 34
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  • 14
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
ROMANTIC SETTING ON THE WATERFRONT

We had a really enjoyable meal with full service here as a family of 4. A little on the pricey side, but with such a lovely setting and immaculate if somewhat "stiff" service this would be a wonderful place to have a romantic dinner for 2. Really loved the walk through the gardens and thought the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
HappyDays99NZ
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CHCH, NZ
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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  • English first
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English first
Somers, Australia
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Great spot and beautifully presented but food and wine were overpriced and no better compared to the rest of Vila.There are better options

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

Walked a short walk from our private accommodation for a lovely breakfast, 5 ladies had 3 different meals all were very good Don't miss the pancakes with amazing coconut ice cream the star of the dish The restaurant is right on the water a lovely location , didn't stay at resort but looked ok for couples

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CHCH, NZ
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We had a really enjoyable meal with full service here as a family of 4. A little on the pricey side, but with such a lovely setting and immaculate if somewhat "stiff" service this would be a wonderful place to have a romantic dinner for 2. Really loved the walk through the gardens and thought the wee villas/accommodation would be... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

This little gem is such a great find! An intimate little jetty over the lagoon, you can watch the local wildlife while dining. The food was exquisite, one of the best meals we have had in a long time! We had the seafood pasta as a starter and it was divine. Cannot recommend this restraint highly enough!

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We dropped on by during a trip around the island on the advice of our bus driver. We weren't disapointed. Our bus pulled up and the driver ran in to tell them that there was 16 of us and they confirmed that was ok. When we walked in a man was already hurrying about setting a table for our large... More 

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South Fremantle, Australia
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Perfect night out for romantic dining. We shared the lobster more than enough for the both of us. ( for me a bit dissapointed that it was served at room temperature) onion and fish soup were delicious.

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Such a gorgeous little hidden away spot on the lagoon, watch the fish and sea life while enjoying the beautiful ambience of the lagoon. Great service and beautiful food!

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Bonegilla, Australia
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Beautiful spot for a lovely romantic dinner, very peaceful, seafood was excellent and nice wine list, I do have one complaint though while we were eating a group of 3 French people came in and sat next to our table, and proceeded to all light up while we were eating. we are non smokers and this was very off putting,... More 

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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

My partner and I (both work in restaurants) really enjoyed our recent visit. The food was fresh and delicious and typically French it was rich with plenty of butter and cream. Service was on the whole was present and friendly, overall experience was a delight. Lovely wine lost complemented the evening. I would say this is a special occasion place... More 

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Perth, Australia
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Great food and stunning location - above the water! Serving size was good and so was the service! Yum! Must go!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Route de Teouma, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: (678) 22 8 66

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, Japanese, Seafood, International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Doing business, Romantic

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