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Kanpai

Wharf Road, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 26687
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (16 reviews)
“gyoza” (7 reviews)
“tofu” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Wharf Road, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Habour views. Huge menu. Clean fresh flavours. Sushi box, soft shell crab sushi, tempura prawns and dumplings all fabulous. Fast service. Best meal so far in Port Vila.

Thank Jane G
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Good selection of sushi dishes, average quality though.Very nice views over the harbor. Good for lunch. Slow service.

Thank OneWorld22
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Pretty good, not exactly fast but good. I was full with the lunch box; And for a change, there is a large selection of asian beers: something you might not see everywhere.

Thank Grégoire M
Reviewed 2 March 2017

a simple lunch which was enjoyable with a great view, for $10.00 it was enjoyable and tasty, there is a bit of a choice, the service is very basic but ok

Thank chromedomegreg
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We have been to Kanpai many times over the years but this time it was really very disappointing. We visited for lunch last week and they didn't have half the menu available. None of their (usually very good) Kanpai special spring rolls, no tuna (only...More

Thank PeaceAndLight
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This was a setting for a leisurely lunch with friends. We selected Kanpai for its range of menu choices and a lunch special (vt1,000 for a main, miso soup and one soft drink) and the view of Port Vila harbour stretching from Paray Bay, looking...More

Thank Lovinglife83
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The food was once again great with a large variety on the menu which is always great to see, so if you're looking for meals for a fussy eater this is covered. The atmosphere was relaxed and service was attentive but not pushy. It has...More

Thank flyingkiwi79
Reviewed 12 November 2016

We were one of only two tables for dinner, and so had our pick of indoor or balcony dining. The restaurant is pleasant, though not awe-inspiring in any particular way. The table set for us was fine, though plasticky menus mean it tends toward feeling...More

Thank Jared W
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

The food was fantastic, the service was good, but the table cloths where ghastly . Very badly stained, should have been changed after use. The toilets needed some attention also. Pity because it was a great meal with a great view.

Thank Lyndon F
Reviewed 2 November 2016

If your after a wonderful Japanese restaurant in Port Vila this is the one to go to. The menu was great and we had lovely fresh fish sushimi . The staff were wonderful and we had a table looking out over the port, lovely views...More

Thank megm956
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wharf Road, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 26687
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