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The Waterfront Bar and Grill

Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Ranked #35 of 73 Restaurants in Port Vila
Cuisines: International
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Tasmania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

A lovely location for lunch! Food of very good quality and plenty of it with a help-yourself salad bar where we were introduced to a delicious curried pawpaw salad! As per many restaurants - there was a string band playing! An advantage is that it is off the street - with a lovely view across the bay to Iririiki Island.

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Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

This was recommended however the place kicks off on a Friday night where the locals go, apart from this expect a zero atmosphere

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

Were in Vanuatu 7 days and seemed to find ourselves coming back to this restaurant at least 3 times. The location is right on the water with some charter boats tied up to the marina. The food is great with an extensive menu. Orders were taken and meals on the table in a reasonable amount of time. We were here... More 

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Perth, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

On a wet rainy night we came here. The service was very friendly, the food was priced well-maybe a bit expensive for P.V but the food was great. Specialty is their seafood dishes.

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Brisbane, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012

good for the meat loving, beer swilling type. cheap as chips, pretty good spot right on the water. don't expect anything fresh or fancy on the menu. likewise the wine list though did spot a few unmentioned options in the fridge across the bar. all up v average anywhere else but for port vila (which for those who've not ventured... More 

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Manly, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

The staff was so lovely and the food was great. This is a really great atmosphere for a nice dinner out.

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Kiama, Australia
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75 reviews 75 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

a great place to enjoy views, food, & good value drinks - music at night. good atmosphere - looks over to Iririki Island resort.

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Victoria Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

GREAT FOOD drinks service. With music every night of the week. We all got up & had a dance. Local singers just so good. Feel good place !!

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

Could not fault. but is more expensive, 3500 - 5000 vatu ($35-$50 AUD) but well worth it. i ordered scoth fillet and was cooked to perfection. cocktails lovely and live music set it off.

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Brisbane, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

This is a must do when you are in Port Villa. The atmosphere is fantastic,the food is just wonderful and the pricing is very reasonable.

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Address: Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
Cuisine: International

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