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The Waterfront Bar and Grill

Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 23490
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (102 reviews)
“seafood” (64 reviews)
“garlic prawns” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, International, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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1 - 10 of 1,007 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Has to be some of the best food and service we have had in Vanuatu! Stuart our waiter was friendly and highly entertaining! The beef curry was YUMMY! Atmosphere was great and the location on the water was fantastic. Was kid friendly also.

Thank GCChick
Reviewed 4 days ago

Don't believe the hype about this place. On entry to the restaurant, we were asked our names and the hotel that we were staying at, all duly recorded at the front desk. It felt like the Vanuatu secret police were recording our movements. Our waiter...More

Thank Foodwarrior1
Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I decided to visit this place because of positive recommendation but came away very disappointed. Entree calamari was nice but very small. For main I had steak with vegetable. 1/3 of my steak was gristly and the rest was tough. I ordered...More

Thank jolandabinnie
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is more than a bar than restaurant. The food is very average but a great place for a cold beer.

Thank 2crownies
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a lovely evening there. good food, live music friendly and helpful staff. The bread was great prawn cutlets were to oily, squid was good. fillet minion was great. order additional sauce but did not need it.

Thank Janis D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a great dinner overlooking the harbour at the Waterfront Restaurant. The food and service were excellent and we were entertained by live music. Combined with special views this a memorable night. Highly recommended.

Thank Toni_81059
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying at Iririki Resort where the food is very average, we had dinner at the waterfront Bar and Grill. We were looked after well - service was prompt and food was better than average.

Thank EEDC2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My, in the past 18 months, this place has gone downhill. The service was slow .... and we were the only ones there!! Food was not fresh and the plastic Tusker jugs desperately need replacing. Very sad, as this has such a fantastic view of...More

Thank Conscot63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten here a few times over a number of years. The food is good and reasonably well priced. The real value lies in a wonderful location that makes you want to keep sitting there and watching the water and the comings and goings across...More

Thank mamafuaman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading great reviews we decided to come here for dinner.. what a disappointment.. service was so slow and they forgot three things that we ordered . Never returned to our table to see if we wanted more drinks..Waited over an hour for our mains...More

Thank Katie C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 23490
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