We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 74 Port Vila Restaurants

Emily's Cafe & Takeaway

Rue Dartois, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 25550
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #23 of 74 Restaurants in Port Vila
Price range: $5 - $22
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
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!)
Write a Review

198 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    115
    46
    19
    9
    9
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Reviewer
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Reviewer
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

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

Had special of the day,fish chips and salad,everything was very fresh and tasty,beer cold and bob joined us after eating giving good advice.cheap and cheerful well worth the hike up the steps

Was this review helpful? Yes
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 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 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
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.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Emily's Cafe & Takeaway also viewed

 

Been to Emily's Cafe & Takeaway? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Emily's Cafe & Takeaway

Address: Rue Dartois, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
Phone Number: +678 25550
Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
Average Prices: USD 5 - 22

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Emily's Cafe & Takeaway staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?