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Restaurant 1606 at Village de Santo Resort

) #3 of 15 Restaurants in Luganville $$ - $$$ French, Spanish,
Red Corner | rue de Higgenson, Luganville, Espiritu Santo 0000, Vanuatu
+678 36123
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“tapas” (15 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Spanish, Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Red Corner | rue de Higgenson, Luganville, Espiritu Santo 0000, Vanuatu
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Reviewed August 31, 2016

After a long journey looking for a great ambience and excellent food, 1606 delivered. Service is good in a quaint setting. Unexpectedly (for Vanuatu) my steak was a little rubbery, put that down to bad luck but my wife's fish excellent. Good solid menu, freezing...More

Thank John150950
Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the better places to eat on the island. Our group of five all had different meals and everyone enjoyed their meals. Surprisingly even though it seems to be on the waterfront just out the other side of town there is no...More

Thank SueT2201
Reviewed August 4, 2016

Fresh food well prepared by smiling staff, I ate dinner there 6 times and it was always top class, the poulet fish and organic Santo eye fillet dishes were sensational .... great coffee and deserts ... oh the vanilla cream broulee ... wicked

1  Thank Ian M
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Rely great food and very friendly staff. The only reason I have put 4 instead of 5 is because there were a few things on the menu which weren't available, but I think we were just s bit unlucky and it might be the time...More

Thank Hcruk
Reviewed July 23, 2016

My wife and I found Restaurant 1606 completely by accident on our visit in June 2015. After a fairly long walk from town, we enjoyed a cold drink and relax before walking back into town again! Time ran out for us on that trip, but...More

Thank Robert A
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

We have been 3 nights at the resort and ate here all the time. We didn't try the international dishes and went instead only for the local food. Portions were abundant and quality was good. The steaks were particularly great! A bit off the town...More

Thank GiorgioBen
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We were lucky enough to spend 6 nights staying at the Village de Santo celebrating my daughters 16th Birthday. We had several excellent meals at 1606. The first night I enjoyed a fantastic Lobster Mornay, my husband Chicken Roulade stuffed with Prawns and my daughter...More

Thank Kath P
Reviewed July 5, 2016

Overall good quality food..... But if your hungry you are going to need to get a personal loan to pay for the meal... And considering your sitting in the driveway of a bottle shop on the main road😁 .. Too expensive... Example $60 aud for...More

Thank David E
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

A must try if you are in Santo. Good service and the food selection is really good. I stayed at the resort and ate at 1606 every evening. Never got bored with their food. Try their local lobster on the tapas menu. So good. And...More

Thank Settasak
Reviewed June 10, 2016

Found this small restaurant particularly enjoyable on a recent visit to Luganville. Easy to access and boasting a good menu with delectable food and great service this is a must. Only sorry that we discovered it at the end of our stay rather than at...More

Thank JummaBee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $26
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Red Corner | rue de Higgenson, Luganville, Espiritu Santo 0000, Vanuatu (Formerly Restaurant 1606)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Espiritu Santo  >  Luganville
  • Phone Number: +678 36123
  • E-mail
Restaurant 1606 intensive's Al A Carte Menu, locally inspired Tapas (for the grazers) and a daily specials board, makes it clear why 1606 is consistently voted by travelers as the best restaurant in Santo. Receive a warm welcome with exceptional service and friendly Melanesian smiles. We look forward to welcoming you.
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