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Restaurant 1606 at Village de Santo Resort

Red Corner | rue de Higgenson, Luganville, Espiritu Santo 0000, Vanuatu
+678 36123
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (16 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“prawns” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Spanish, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Red Corner | rue de Higgenson, Luganville, Espiritu Santo 0000, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Stayed at the resort and had dinner twice and lunch once. The food is top shelf. The chef does a great job. First night I had seafood paella which was loaded with prawns and fish and great flavours. Second meal was the fish and chips...More

Thank Eddie O
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We ate all of our meals here! Beautiful food, so much variety, flavour and texture!! Lots for seafood lovers and no lovers like me! Chef is very accommodating too! Breakfast is also delicious!!

Thank Danica W
Reviewed 13 October 2017

It's not cheap but the local steak and lobster combo is amazing. A slab of local beef, cooked just the way you like it with a half lobster. The lobster tail meat has been extracted and reintroduced as a mornay.

Thank Jon C
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We had a great Saturday night dinner here, family of 4 with teenage kids. The Chef's Choice Tapas was great, as were the Portuguese dishes and the burger. Lovely friendly staff and quick service. Nice wine too. We loved the local string band, who played...More

Thank Vicky D
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Village de Santo for 2 weeks and ate at 1606 every second night. All 6 of us loved the food and the service was 5 star. My favourites as the Reef and Beef it was a fresh half jumbo Cray fish in...More

Thank Nessansoph
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Hi Beverley Having been caught in a cyclone and being evacuated to Village de Santo without hardly any notice, what a lovely surprise. Evening dining with you was a wonderful experience. You made our time with you special including your team, excellent service - thank...More

Thank Zafrolly
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

Our family visited 1606 many times. The food was always of the highest quality. The staff were amazing and friendly. If you are looking for a great place to dine, then do yourself a favour and head for 1606.

Thank Wayne N
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We spent a week in Luganville and ate twice at 1606. Both times meals were the best we've had in Luganville. You will pay a little more than elsewhere but it is worth the extra in my opinion.

Thank C1077
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Delicious food, great range and generous portions topped off by the amazing staff at village de santo!

Thank zall002
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We had a week staying at Village de Santo and were regular diners at Restaurant 1606. Great meals great service highly recommend.

Thank Michael B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Red Corner | rue de Higgenson, Luganville, Espiritu Santo 0000, Vanuatu (Formerly Restaurant 1606)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Espiritu Santo  >  Luganville
  • Phone Number: +678 36123
  • E-mail
Restaurant 1606 intensive's Al A Carte Menu, locally inspired Tapas (for the grazers) and a daily specials board, makes it clear why 1606 is consistently voted by travelers as the best restaurant in Santo. Receive a warm welcome with exceptional service and friendly Melanesian smiles. We look forward to welcoming you.
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