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Rue Dartois, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 25550
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Emily's is next to the National Museum and across the road from Vanuatu...
Emily's is next to the National Museum and across the road from Vanuatu parliament and operates a "No Frills" restaurant that is renowned for its "5 Star" quality food at budget rates. Emily's is the only restaurant to be licensed to operate 24x7 in Port Vila and serves a variety of cuisines with regular and daily specials also featured on the menu. We are famous for our large helpings and our Vanuatu Steak and also feature dishes such as our wood fired BBQ Chicken and chips, Poulet fish and chips and Chicken Schnitzel to name a few.Emily's, ples blo gud fala kakai! (where the food is awesome!)
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  • 48
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
real cold beer, good steaks, good cappuccino

nice and decent restaurant. no beach view, but no nonsense food for a good price. drinks are cold for real, central uphill

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
peter k
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Singapore
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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English first
Singapore
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

nice and decent restaurant. no beach view, but no nonsense food for a good price. drinks are cold for real, central uphill

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Warragul, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Terry I think that if you want to post false reviews you should at the very least get two things correct. Use the same type of Take Away container as is used at Emilys. Use the food that is available at Emilys. Emilys doesnt have noodles and rice on the menu. You are a fraud. Thanks for the opportunity to... More 

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Food was alright, fairly average quality but priced well and available 24/7 which is helpful. Not in the main city but next to the museum. The owner Bob was often about and friendly. Wouldn't be a great place in poor weather, I think they do have an indoor dining area but I always sat in the outdoor area.

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Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The food there was too greasy and bland, it's pretty bad! What could be beautiful swings are actually locked up (?).

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Port Vila, Vanuatu
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Emily's Cafe gives you a delicious home cooked meal, good portion size and for very reasonable prices. The staff are lovely and the range is good. Best of all, it's open 24/7!! It's a little bit off the main drag but anybody will be able to direct you here - just ask for the Sportsmen's Hotel or Emily's Cafe.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Emily's cafe great food at affordable prices, thanks to the wonderful staff for always making us welcome. We ate at the cafe at all times of the day, burgers, curry, stir fries all yummy and there was always a welcome smile and lots to choose from for both adults and children. Thanks to Emily, Helen, Tanya, Gabby, Julie, G and... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Emilies Cafe and Takeaway is a lovely place to sit and enjoy a light meal, coffee or a cool drink. The staff are delightful and always keen to ensure you are happy. Bob, the Aussie owner, has been around for years and is usually on site and ready for a good chat. Its a great place to find out what... More 

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I stayed here for a week and I was appauled at Bob's behaviour. He was abusive towards his staff, even grabbed one of his female employees by the arm and threw her off the premises (needless to say she was sacked) for turning up 10 mins late for her shift! Screaming at Emily constantly. I am horrified at the way... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

This takeaway is adjacent to Sportsmen's hotel, and managed by the same staff. As I said in my review of the hotel, the staff is so incredibly outstanding, I have to say it again, hats off, girls. Always helpful, always smiling, always welcoming. The takeaway is open 24/7, and the food is delicious. Moreover, me and my boyfriend being of... More 

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Port Vila, Vanuatu
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

I take this to be the one and only food service that most customers go to for late night meals! GREAT PLACE

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rue Dartois, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 25550

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 22

Description

Emily's is next to the National Museum and across the road from Vanuatu parliament and operates a "No Frills" restaurant that is renowned for its "5 Star" quality food at budget rates. Emily's is the only restaurant to be licensed to operate 24x7 in Port Vila and serves a variety of cuisines with regular and daily specials also featured on the menu. We are famous for our large helpings and our Vanuatu Steak and also feature dishes such as our wood fired BBQ Chicken and chips, Poulet fish and chips and Chicken Schnitzel to name a few.Emily's, ples blo gud fala kakai! (where the food is awesome!)

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