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Kanpai

Wharf Road, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
678 26687
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Ranked #25 of 74 Restaurants in Port Vila
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jun 21, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Perth, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

View over Port Vila is spectacular, food we could not fault, staff very friendly and price very reasonable.

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Port Vila, Vanuatu
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Are a large group we descended upon Kanpai after the renovations and were very pleased with the food, the service and the atmoshere. The owners and staff were very attentive to our group as well as the full house and brought us a lovely complimentary wine. I would highly recommend Kanpai!

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Hong Kong
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

My girlfriend was craving sushis, so we got there hoping to have good food, but we got disappointed. The food is average, and the place is quite dull.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We booked for 30 guests and were well catered for. Food was tasty and reasonably priced. Will definitely be back next time in Port Vila!

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Suva, Fiji
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Kanpai restaurant is a bit out of the way, but I'm glad I went. It's in an industrial looking area. Once inside, the restaurant is nice with a beautiful deck overlooking the harbor. I had the lunchbox bento. At 1,300 Vuv, it's a great deal. The portion is large and offers a typical mix of Japanese favorites. Mine had miso... More

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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

But of a hard place to get to but the food is good ... but I mainly go for the wonderful friendly staff, Nina in particular heheh. She is wonderful. The keep putting the prices up though, I hope that will stop. I drive alway from Devils point to go here.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Ordered a Sushi and Sashimi dishes. Really authentic Japanese taste and nice staff. It is not a cheap restaurant but definitely worth the price! You can seat outside and have a view of the bay, wonderful during the sunset. Recommended!

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Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Fantastic prices and excellent quality food, make sure you have the Sake as well. We have occasionally had the wrong meals brought out but this is always promptly fixed which is the main thing!

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Wollongong, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

My two daughters and I visited Kanpai on recommendation from a friend. The food is very good and great value we felt, as we found ourselves surprised by the prices of food throughout Port Vila during our first visit to Vanuatu. The carafe of white wine was OK but not great. Having had a nice meal we came to pay... More

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Port Vila, Vanuatu
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

The lunch box special here is fantastic and very good value. My husband had some stir fried noodles which were a bit average. Overall a good choice if you chose carefully

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