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Moorings Restaurant & Bar

Kumul Highway | Moorings Hotel, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 26800
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“hamburger” (2 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Fusion, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kumul Highway | Moorings Hotel, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch on our 2nd last day in Vanuatu. Wishing we had found it sooner! Lunch was excellent value at approx 1300Vt (could’ve been 1200) for lunch and a wine/beer or soft drink. 2 Kids had fish n chips and 1 had...More

Thank margth
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place to have a drink and some dinner and Fri, sat, sun you can have a BBQ. Waiters where helpful and when they get to know ur name you could have some fun. Food enjoyable.

Thank rachael j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant service in a smart open sided dining area. Good extensive menu and the food lived up to expectations. Nicely presented and very tasty.

Thank TinbumNorthWales
Reviewed 11 May 2018

The steak was dry and chewy. It was a quiet night and so the staff looked bored.The views are amazing. It may be different on a busy night.

Thank Andysafrica11
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Moorings is so close to the ocean, you can jump right in to cool off in the middle of your meal, one of our friends did! It is very nice, wait staff is very friendly, and the food is good. This is a great place...More

Thank Droundy
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We visited for dinner on sunset the view was amazing. I had a Margherita which that was so disappointing we should have thought twice about dinner. My husband had the steak which was chewy and served with cold vegetables. I had the lasagne which was...More

Thank Val M
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Just went for a walk around and found this nicely located and nicely cared for restaurant/bar. I just wanted a nice drink and chose a vodka cocktail. It came quickly and well prepared (check the pic). They also offer caiaques if you want to add...More

Thank cledson L
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Looking for a good burger and drink? A beautiful place to sit and relax for lunch? This place has got it. Try the fresh lime juice... its more like a lime slushy -- delicious on a hot day. Enjoyed our burger and fried fish. A...More

Thank Casey E
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Has good food, relaxing atmosphere, close to town, daily menu specials, very accomodating staff, will visit again.

Thank Deb_n_Des
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Their newly renovated establishment is very clean, and their entire menu is quite good value. The staff are very friendly, and make your night that little bit more special. Would recommend that you order and cook your own steak on the BBQ while trying a...More

Thank Cpho
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kumul Highway | Moorings Hotel, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu (Formerly Moo's Bar & Grill)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 26800
  • E-mail
Moorings Hotel offers a fully licensed restaurant & bar open everyday for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Lead by Chef Evanne Kerr and his team, our international fusion menu is sure to please all diners as we deliver dishes bursting with flavours and unique to Vanuatu. Such as our famous Angel Hair & Chorizo Pasta, our tangy Lemongrass Chicken of The Philippines and our naughty Banoffee Crepes. Enjoy some of the finest foods the country has to offer as we use the most organic produce found at the Markets. Our menus also naturally cater for dietary requirements such as gluten free and vegetarians. Moorings Restaurant & Bar offers a wide variety of international fusion from European classics down to local Ni-Vanuatu specialties. Having been renovated since September 2014, and continuously being improved to this day, Moorings offers one of the best value for money dining experience in Port-Vila with entrees ranging around 850VT, Mains on average of 1600VT and Desserts for only 600VT! Moorings Happy Hour spans from 5pm to 7pm offering 300vt Tusker Beers and great discounts on house wines, spirits and cocktails!
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