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“Beautiful setting”
Review of Cafe Vila

Cafe Vila
Ranked #8 of 102 Restaurants in Port Vila
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Barbecue, European, Bar
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Description: CAFÉ VILA & BAR Location: Nasama Resort, Pango, Port Vila Café Hours: Daily from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm: Happy Hour 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm Mon - Thu, Sat & Sun Happy Hour 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Fri Café Vila & Bar at Nasama Resort has established a reputation for its delicious food and beverage in a setting that is stylish but casual with comfortable seating indoors and outdoors for 100+. Café Vila is the perfect venue for special events and leisurely brunch on Saturdays and Sundays drinking the best coffee in town - or just drop in for Happy Hour at our bar after a day's work or sightseeing. Our menu incorporates the best and freshest of local organic meat, poultry, seafood, fruit and vegetables in season. Start your meal with Spicy Prawns & Green Papaya Salad or Café Vila Signature dish featuring melt-in-your-mouth Vanuatu veal tenderloin filet, stuffed with garlic and mustard, then rolled in black peppercorns and served with a baked potato and salad.
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Spent a relaxing morning here having coffee and cake. Beautiful setting, so peaceful. Friendly, polite staff. Great coffee...can recommend the iced coffee if you're after something a little decadent!

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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

My partner and I stayed at the Nasama Resort for two nights for the last leg of our journey in Vanuatu. We thought we’d pop up to Cafe Vila for lunch out of convenience and we were very pleasantly surprised. We have stayed at four different hotels in our stay this holiday and eaten at a wide variety of restaurants and have just become accustomed to everyone being on “Island time” and expecting everything to take an incredibly long time. The rest of our holiday we were left waiting up to 40min-1hr+ for one meal when we were the only people in the restaurant...Not at Cafe Vila! This was the best quality food and the best service we have had all holiday. Service was so fast I felt like we were back at home and the severs were very attentive (unlike other restaurants we have been to). Menus, drinks and food all came quickly and the food was absolutely delicious. We decided to come back for all our other meals. There was an excellent range of food options at reasonable prices considering the high quality of food. The highlights were the tuna steak and chicken curry on our last night which were fantastic. This was more like fine dining than “cafe” style food, we were very impressed. Would highly recommend eating here if you are visiting Port Vila! Thank you!

Thank JessEddey
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

We had a beautiful night here. The food was great. The beverage was good too. We asked them to concoct a custom cocktail (of my invention) for us and they did a pretty good job. We would have eaten here again if we had stayed in Port Vila for longer.

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Thank tommotnz2015
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pvogels, Owner at Cafe Vila, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2018

Thank you for your kind review I’ll be sure to pass it on especially to the Bar man Hope your visit is more often when you return.

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Reviewed 5 September 2018

This cafe is in a lovely setting, nice breezes when it is hot. The food is fresh and tasty and the staff really friendly and helpful.

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Thank Trish B
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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Like other reviews there was something missing from the meal and they replaced it and didn’t tell us. When I asked they just out the food down and said we replaced it and walked away. We didn’t mind it was just a bit annoying that they didn’t tell us. This restaurant isn’t cheap and sometimes you just want what you’ve ordered.

That being said, the meal was yummy.

If you get a chance to walk around the grounds of the hotel you should. There is a lovely pool that looks out onto the water.

Thank dankrin
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