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The Waterfront Bar and Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, Seafood, International, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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The Waterfront Bar & Grill is a great place to meet friends, new or old. The fully stocked bar is a popular watering hole for visiting yachts, tourists, and local residents. It is one of the most active night spots in Port Vila. You can dance to a live band to spice up your evening. Happy hour starts at the Bar is between 4 - 6 PM. All Yachties welcome !!
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, International
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Simple but good food ! A warm staff and heartwarming welcome. We enjoy during the day the nice view and at night the festive ambience

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Amandine G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

With tables right by the ocean, flags from many countries hanging from the ceiling, wooden beams, a sports-like bar and old classics being sung by a soloist, quite easily a much loved laid back spot. The Beef Mignon was delicious with a decent pepper sauce....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Yogi_Fiji
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had the sirloin beef steak with mashed sweet potatoes (kumala) and pepper sauce. The sauce was amazing and had the right amount of pepper. Finishing up with deep fried bananas but I highly recommend you share this one if you’re feeling quite full up.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank koorrre
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited twice, once for brunch and once for lunch. Lovely service, food was fresh and appealing. Would have liked to have dinner there but ran out of time.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank claret0564
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the restaurant for lunch and dinner during our visit to Port Vila. A very relaxing setting with a lovely view of the harbour. Food was value for money, fresh and tasty with friendly service. At the time of our visit was one of the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kssamuel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We tried the waterfront on a lunchtime and had a reasonable if not expensive meal. However, on our last night in Port Vila we wanted a good night out and a meal to remember. Well we got the meal to remember for all the wrong...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank KeithM1525
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The waterfront was reccommended by our travel agent but I would give it a miss. We tried it twice to make sure we had been unlucky but sadly not. Overpriced less than average food and service and an upset stomach makes this a double thumbs...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank GeordieKiwi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined here on Saturday night, group of 4. The empty restaurant should have been a giveaway but we didn’t have much choice, and it was raining so we came in. The singer was terrible!! We had 1 beer, 2 wines and 2 soft drinks...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ChocBaby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here twice, lunch and dinner. Service very good, lovely waterfront view and breeze. Seafood was excellent, good size and great taste. Our favorite restaurant for Port Villa.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank tony1464c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After 10 days in Vila and visiting many different restaurants we found this one to have average food and service with a spectacular location for a high price. If it were just my wife and I it wouldn’t be too bad but we have 4...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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