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Emily's Cafe & Takeaway

Rue Dartois, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 25550
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Ranked #21 of 74 Restaurants in Port Vila
Price range: $5 - $22
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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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  • English first
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English first
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW via mobile

Icy cold Tusker, cheap food 24 hours and local knowledge. Bob and his local wife Emily were so friendly, helpful and we weren't even staying there! Had a couple of meals, and great company. Bob went out of his way to help us with our stay in Port Vila and we enjoyed chatting with other local staff. Would recommend to... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We ate here several times during our stay in Port Vila. It is exceptionally convenient as it serves meals 24hrs a day. There is a huge selection of delicious food, freshly made at cheap prices. Staff are really friendly and helpful. Would definitely go back.

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Perth W.A
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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Open all hours, friendly staff, nice food.....escorted there by our hotel staff at 3am...able to get basic decent serves although it wasn't the fastest service it was tasty food. The burger was quite huge and yummy to boot.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We stayed in vanuatu for 3 weeks and came here at least once a day to eat , good food with good cheap prices , friendly staff , fast service and fast wifi :) was never disappointed !!

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Port Vila
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Emily's is an establishment with a character all of it's own. Close to parliament and a public park, it is the only place in town offering food 24 hours. The ambiance isn't bad for a takeaway joint, with the service windows cut into the side of a 40' container and wooden topped tables to eat at. The plastic chairs provided... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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48 reviews 48 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Really good meal for a very reasonable price; especially by Port Vila Definitely a good place to pop in on your way to or from the museum. There was no wifi while we were there though...

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

What a wonderful visit we had at Aussie Bobs café, an amazing old man full of stories about his adventures and good times with entertainers like Rolf Harris and Garry Glitter. The Restaurant is beautiful and my goodness what a lovely playground he has built for all the little kiddies. Cant wait to return to see Bobby again, I promise... More

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Bob N, Owner at Emily's Cafe & Takeaway, responded to this review

Thank you for the five star review. However I am a little confused as I believe Rolf Harris lived in England for the most part of his life & as for Gary Glitter I have never met him in person - either of them actually. Regards Bob More

Sydney
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Good honest tucker available 24 hours and with cable TV, free wifi thrown in. 1000Vt specials the way to go.

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Bob N, Owner at Emily's Cafe & Takeaway, responded to this review

thankyou for your review. Yes, now we have free wi-fi for our guests to enjoy while they are eating their meals...or just having a coffee, hope to see you again soon... Regards Bob More

Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

great milkshakes - good atmosphere and near to harbourside markets for a sit down relax, quick food and back to the markets

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Bob N, Owner at Emily's Cafe & Takeaway, responded to this review

Happy to help 'on the run' - yes , the milkshakes are very popular, as are our good portion sized meals , and relaxed atmosphere. thank you again Regards Bob & Emily More

Port Vila, Vanuatu
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Stopped in for takeaway and had a beer. Plenty of choices and the portions were good sized. When everything else is closed and you are hungry it works.

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Bob N, Owner at Emily's Cafe & Takeaway, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad you are able to find food and drinks 24hours a day/night and our extensive menu is a plus thank you Emily More

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