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The Waterfront Bar and Grill

Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 23490
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (102 reviews)
“seafood” (62 reviews)
“garlic prawns” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a stunning place for a restaurant! The staff are very attentive, service is prompt & there is a lovely ambience to the restaurant with lovely non-intrusive music playing in the background. The menu is based on local fresh produce & we thoroughly enjoyed our...More

Thank Nonna807
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were a group of 10 celebrating 2 birthdays. The food was delicious and the staff very friendly. It was lovely sitting on the water opposite the Irriki Resort and enjoying the scenery. We even were given 2 lovely complementry chocolate cakes at the end...More

Thank Coralie1948
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

So lucky to have stumbled across this gem (we were about to turn around and head back down the main Street!) Incredible frozen margaritas and the seafood chowder I will remember for a long time!! If you're staying at Iririki, ask the boat captain to...More

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 3 days ago

A good restaurant with a bar just by the water and overlooking the protected bay perfect for happy hour at sun set. Attentive staff, excellent service. The food was very tasty. Live music

Thank 822johan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time I come to Port Vila I seem to end up at the waterfront. That being said I am always beyond happy with the service and the food. This was the first time my wife and I attended alone and was not disappointed. Friendly...More

Thank Geoff H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here as a group of 8 on a Thursday night, food was really tasty and fresh. My boyfriend and I got the seafood platter which was 11000vt, and probably the most expensive thing I had in Vanuatu, but it was delicious. Steward was...More

Thank EmilyCaake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Needs a little bit of a refurbishment. Food is ok. Lobster bit small for the price A$55. The bubbles are good. Service very good.

Thank 332VickiS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fine dining resto with a nice view and attentive staff. On the expensive side and mostly frequented by expats. Extensive menu selection but their appetizers could use some more variety.

Thank Robbie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in on a suggestion and wow, food was amazing, service was stellar. The portion size is generous and Stewart was exceptional with service and advisement of options. Seafood steak desert was all exceptional

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect! Location couldn’t be better - literally a metre from the ocean’s edge. The cocktails are done so well and the food is delicious, full of local delicacies. I’d highly recommend the fish curry - it’s spot on! The staff are super friendly and really...More

Thank Jonesy_0619
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 23490
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