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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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Geelong, Australia
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2013

The best Chinese in Port Vila but probably not the best you will ever have. They do a reasonable job given it must be hard to keep all the specialist ingredients in stock but some of the food seems a bit improvised. Overall OK, not too sure about the harbour view, we were there at night and our expectations of... More 

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1 Thank Richard0067
australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2013

We have been going for years and this place feels like home. The owner May li is very dedicated to her restaurant and her customers and knows how to welcome and greet people. This can be seen by the popularity of the restaurant, if you do not book on a Friday night, there is a little chance you can eat... More 

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1 Thank Charlotte H
Port Vila
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 April 2013

I go there quite often and ave never been disappointed. Great food, low prices, nice staff and good views. Also air conditioned. The best Chinese restaurant in town. Ask for the combination soup!

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1 Thank manples
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2013

We visitied Harbour View Chinese restaurant and loved every dish. The food was served quickly and was fresh and tasty. Good priced menu and wines. Will visit again when in Port Vila

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2 Thank Jill A
Port Vila, Vanuatu
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2013

Been here a few times and consistantly great food, service and music. I especially enjoy the fresh fish! Well done.

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3 Thank KimJolley
Nambucca Heads, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2013

since this establishment has changed hands, it has lost not only its charm, but the food is nowhere near as good as what it was, or as good as neighbouring eating houses. The prices also have gone through the roof. We certainly won't be back.

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1 Thank Marc_Harry_13
Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2013

The food here is excellent big servings and very tasty. The view of the harbour is beautiful and the service fantastic. Thanks Nautilus Scuba for recommending this restaurant. Great food, service at a great price.

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1 Thank Fran and Mark H
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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242 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2013 via mobile

Great view out across the harbour. Stunning. The maitre D was very welcoming. Extensive menu of Chinese dishes. We enjoyed spring rolls (small, size of a little finger), beef with broccoli (tasty and well cooked broccoli), calamari squid and duck Chow mein. The noodles were wonderfully crispy with Chow mein sauce. Yummy. The Ni Van waiting staff were silent assassins,... More 

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1 Thank Abs140
Port Vila, Vanuatu
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Consistently good and packed on weekend nights. Seafood is good (but had a couple of disappointments) and all at a good (not cheap) price. Parking can be a challenge.

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Brisbane, Australia
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2013

This is a really relaxed and great place to chill out at any time. You can just sit back relax and take your time and enjoy the view and great food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
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?