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Nambawan Cafe

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Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate 25246, Vanuatu
+678 554 4826
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate 25246, Vanuatu
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1 - 10 of 742 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The coconut pie and Tanna coffee is delicious!! We have been twice and had the pie every time. Great view and lovely friendly staff

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Connie V
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came across to town from the ship's terminal by water taxi. If you are coming from a cruise ship and are able to climb in and out of a smallish boat, do do do it! Don't be railroaded into taking a car taxi. We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Happy-Wanderer1949
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in the area and we decided to have lunch. There was plenty of staff, the food was good and the harbour view is great

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jodybelinda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Picnic tables under an open air pavilion. View of water. Good service. Not sure about food but had good coffee and cold beer. Not expensive.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank bobe2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed Nambawan Cafe. The coffee is good and the salads for lunch are delicious, and the staff are very friendly and smiling. Situated on the promenade it is a great place to watch the world go by. Also a Wonderful place to relax and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 117gloria
Reviewed 7 November 2018

We found this place by accident as we were here to do some zip lining. While we were waiting to be picked up, we decided to order some pizza as we getting tired of the cruise ship food....As I only had Australian money which they...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Henry C
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Nice Coffee, nice view with NY prices.. Slow service and it wasnt even full.. Breakfast good though.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank iott11
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Had lunch there with friends,the service was good and the prices were good. Friendly staff. The hamburgers and fish and chips great.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Discover68652279934
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Had coffee here during a particularly wet day. The coffee was really good and the toasted sandwich was very tasty. Sometimes hard to get a plain toasted sandwich when you are overseas and it is all that you want sometimes. Service was very attentive and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Larabris
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Very nice spot and staff They brought us some game for my little one to the table Food was good and they made a special salad for me for my strange dietary requirements :-) My 2hears old daughter enjoyed their pizza and my partner the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank valelapena86
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
6:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate 25246, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 554 4826
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Nambawan is a relaxing water side cafe - built using local materials alongside the Arts and Craft Market. It has cafe fair, with a juice bar using only fresh ingredients (no concentrates or canned juices) and only imported fruits when not in season.
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