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Vila Chaumieres Restaurant

Route de Teouma, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 22866
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“coconut crab” (56 reviews)
“seafood” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, French, International, European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Route de Teouma, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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121 - 130 of 260 reviews

Reviewed 24 August 2013

We decided to go here one evening. It was in a nice spot but it is pricey. It is out of Port Vila on the 2nd lagoon. I found there were other restaurants, including where we stayed, that had better food.

Thank Jen H
Reviewed 23 August 2013

As a travel agent I had heard of the reputation of Vila Chaumieres as a top restaurant in a romantic overwater location on the lagoon in Vila but was surprised to hear that they offered accommodation as well. The friend who recommended it said relaxation...More

Thank Rosemary H
Reviewed 15 August 2013

Just go there ,great location great food great service and i can assure you it will stay in your memory as it has mine this was my third visit over many years and I still think of it as a very special place

Thank tox12
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Vila Chaumieres really has it all. We so enjoyed our meals in this idyllic location - it was difficult to force ourselves to try other restaraunts. This one had it all... a relaxed atmosphere, accommodating hosts, smiling waitresses - we felt pampered. A fabulous selection...More

Thank Valerie L
Reviewed 6 August 2013

We were on a one day stopover on a cruise, and this restaurant was recommended to us, so we decided to team up with some friends and have lunch there, after our morning tour. This restaurant is built out beside the river with open walls...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 5 August 2013

Vila Chaumieres is a perfect spot for a romantic dinner. The setting is incredible, sitting overlooking the water and seeing the fish when the water is lit up. Truly magical! We stayed there for our honeymoon and ate in the restaurant every night. The food...More

Thank R H
Reviewed 5 August 2013

My wife and I have had several holidays in Vanuatu and on our second visit wanting to have a meal outside of downtown Port Vila we were recommended Vila Chaumiere's. The path from the carpark to the restaurant beside the lagoon winds through a beautiful...More

Thank Ronny F
Reviewed 2 August 2013

A must try is the Fishermans Feast, with local fresh seafood and the Coconut Crab, which as far as I know is only from Vanuatu and is just delicious!

Thank Thom I
Reviewed 1 August 2013

We had dinner there. Lovely walk in through perfectly done gardens and sitting over lagoon in great setting it seemed perfect. It was probably the worst meal ever eaten. 'Eye fillet' was tough and not eye fillet, fish curry inedible, salad a few limp leaves...More

Thank SummerSuzie
Reviewed 1 August 2013

We went to the waterfront restuarant and well let me tell you that was a waste of time! they didnt have half the items on the menu.. all the guys wanted seafood (coconut crab) and lobster etc.. nope none of that! so the next day...More

Thank Drillthy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route de Teouma, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 22866
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