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Jill's Cafe

Kumal Highway | across from Post Office, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
+678 25125
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (132 reviews)
“nachos” (30 reviews)
“burrito” (17 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Kumal Highway | across from Post Office, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
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11 - 20 of 581 reviews

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Another good place for light meals, reasonably priced and service was friendly and fast. Lots of tables.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Nice place good selection of food Staff friendly and helpful. I had greek salad and the garlic bread was lovely. My husband had hot dog with mustard Hot chocolate was lovely and my husband said they have good cup of tea.

Thank Billinghay
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Best American/Mexican in Port Vila.. Not to be missed. Fast friendly service... Great flavours... and choice on the menu... Love it for breakfast, lunch and sweet treats. Plus you can get a root beer float.

Thank TravelBuzz01
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Good value for money in port vila and service and food also very good for the price. Would recommend a stop if looking for good feed at reasonable price

Thank David S
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Eating out is not cheap in Vanuatu and wass way more expensive than I expected. But this place is a little beauty. Good menu. Great staff. Good prices. Lovely view.

Thank Berty310
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Every time we go to PV we go to Jill's for lunch. The food is always good, the burgers are great, the menu has a variety of dishes, many of which we have tried over the years and hardly ever disappointed. The ladies serve with...More

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 18 April 2017

While we don't usually want or expect American food on international travel as we prefer local options, we had been referred to Jill's Café. After a cheeseburger special for my husband and a quesadilla for me, we were pleased with our choice. It was clean,...More

1  Thank MaryC508
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Clean and friendly with a pretty standard lunch menu. Great cup of tea. Enjoyed the grilled cheese sandwich while the rain poured down.

1  Thank RosaHansen
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Excellent and consistent american food and burgers, generally pretty good service as well with low turn over of staff.

1  Thank Damian B
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We had several lunches here over our stay and the food was always excellent. Homemade lemonade is delicious and highly recommended. Service was excellent with gorgeous staff.

1  Thank Ironships
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Is there any way of downloading Jill's menu as pictured? Apparently trip advisor doesn't allow pictures to be copied and saved which is a shame. I think we will be regular customers there when we spend two weeks in Vila early next month.
29 March 2016|
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Response from Sde1838 | Reviewed this property |
Because we lived in port Vila I never thought about looking for it on the net however, they have American sized meals (so large) they are also very American based as the owner was american(she returned to the US and put in a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 9
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kumal Highway | across from Post Office, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 25125
  • E-mail
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