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The Waterfront Bar and Grill

Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 23490
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (100 reviews)
“seafood” (63 reviews)
“garlic prawns” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have had meals here at different times over the years. Sadly the waterfront that we knew and loved has definitely deteriorated over years. The menu has never changes, the food quality had actually worsened over years also is poor for what you pay for....More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very very average restaurant with overpriced bland food. Staff a bit off hand. Service VERY slow ( not a busy night) and 2 of our meals were served 10 mins before the third. We were asked if we’d like water, then charged 650vatu for it!!!!!!!...More

Thank annbeckitt
Reviewed 6 days ago

Our family dined here twice during our stay in port villa . We found the staff were friendly and the food was very nice . The atmosphere and ambience of the restaurant was top knotch .

Thank Simon D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Ate the Waterfront for lunch. Food was OK , fish curry was good but battered fish was a bit over cooked and greasy. Would give this restaurant another try for dinner.

Thank Fiona091
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommend this one. Staff were great, food great and cocktails great. Would come back again. Go check it out

Thank Doonagirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bit disappointed with this place, after we saw it advertised everywhere. Staff were very friendly, but we waited way too long to be served and then over an hour for our food. We were one of the first tables there for the dinner rush. People...More

Thank alexald94
Reviewed 1 week ago

With a bay full of Sail boats form all over the world tied up to there seawall and the best Sea food Chowder served in a fresshbread bowl this is a place I keep going back to this place time and time again and have...More

Thank Antony Easuary D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here while visiting Vanuatu for a week. We were met at the door and welcomed and were given a range of tables to select from. We chose one on the pebbles next to the water. There was a guy playing keyboards and singing...More

Thank CorvettePete
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a nice setting, though a little daggy with plastic chairs and blue metal under foot. The food was nice but a little pricey for what it was. We were asked if we wanted water and given a 1.5 litre bottle unopened which we liked...More

Thank Greg R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a casual lunch and also spent New Years Eve 2017 here. Beer and food reasonably priced. The service on NYE was outstanding! Steak cooked on the bbq was gorgeous!

Thank StaceyD123
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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
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
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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