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Harbour View Restaurant

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Road to airport, Sokapo area, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 23668
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us and it was a great disappointment. Went with kids. They ate but our meals just didn't turn up. We left after 90mins having not eaten!

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Thank Kate D
Redland City, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is excellent. We ate here 3 years ago and again this trip and it is consistently good. Service is very good too. Will go back again when next in Vila.

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Thank TouringMikeO
Greater Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

There are many wonderful things about Port Vila & one of them is this old world ornate Chinese Restaurant. As a regular visitor to Vila, my wife & I eat here regularly. Food is first class as is the service from gentle & charming Ni Vanuatu wait staff. Cant wait for my next visit. Good wine list & BYO also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

The food was so fresh and delicious. Although late at night the outside eating area was still lovely with a cool breeze. Staff were friendly and welcoming.

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Thank Susan W
Port Vila, Vanuatu
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

Really good Chinese. Anything with beef is simply yum. Great local produce. Value for money. Terrific view. Same owner for years. Locals love it!

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Thank Possom3658
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

When we discussed going to a Chinese restaurant in Port Vila, I was skeptical (we live in Perth West Australia - where there are great Asian restaurants). Everything from arrival to departure was more than I expected. The food was outstanding, different to what we have had previously but very very good. The drinks list was reasonable, the wine was... More 

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Thank CocoTampa123
Port-Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

This restaurant is one of the best in town i thnk...but yesterday my partner and i ordered some take aways and was very dissapointed for the first time....we always order take aways from here but yesterdays take away was not worth it all all...the fried rice was too oily and the rice was too soft for the friedrice with very... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I ate at the Harbour view twice and the food was really good !! Highly recommended if you're a Polynesian that eats a lot like myself lol

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Thank Richard S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Wanted to try the coconut crabs since it is a famous local delicacy and not easily available elsewhere. Called the restaurant and spoke to the owner and she confirmed they have live coconut crabs ( dead or frozen ones are useless for Chinese cooking ). It was well cooked and quite tasty although expensive. Service was good and washed down... More 

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Thank Ianfung
Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

We have been here several times, we had decided to go Thai, but to our dismay found it to be closed, so as we were so close, decided on Harbour View. The only problem I find with most Chinese Restaurants, HV as well, is the food is very salty. We would like the spicy dishes, hotter. The 2 spicy dishes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road to airport, Sokapo area, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 23668

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?