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Nambawan Cafe

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Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate 25246, Vanuatu
+678 554 4826
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (129 reviews)
“smoothie” (20 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 20:00All hours
Bar, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate 25246, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good coffee and a great location. An escape from the hubbub of the market. Would thoroughly recommend.

Thank trine_dom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has the best sun set views of any place in Vila and the best coffee too served by the nicest staff,What more ca I sa , a Local i go the regularly It is also good for breakfast , brunch lunch and has...More

Thank Antony Easuary D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch for family of 5. All happy with their meals. Nice location. Drinks were cold. Food was fresh and service good

Thank Kylie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made for people that get off the cruise ships and chose the place for the view. 2 juices were sour and cheeseburger had no flavor. We had ordered and paid for a salad that we were told was not available when the burger was brought...More

Thank nathaliejane99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cafe is a great way to people watch and have an inexpensive meal. Great service Wonderful views Cheap Tuskers after 4:30

Thank Leanne K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few months ago I won a voucher, so we put it to use today. We ordered 3 meals and the waitress didn't write them down. She repeated the 3 orders all wrong. I requested a Ceasar salad; 3 items specified on menu were not...More

Thank 388paulien
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are here twice and both times it was great . It’s very popular and central - they do great coffees and food is good

Thank R9032MZalexf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nambawan Cafe is on the water front with stunning views across Port Vila harbour. The staff are friendly and the food is very good. On Friday nights they show movies too. All in all it's a nice spot to eat and take in the atmosphere...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place to chill from a sunny day in Port Vila. They got meals and pizza but we just stopped here for some beer. There's a singer on the side who plays keyboards and sang well. You could feel the nice cool breeze along side...More

Thank Gigi Ina Eaqui B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stop in for dinner ordered a pizza only to be told they ran out of pizza dough. Next I ordered fish and chips again ran out of fish. The wait staff was apathetic. Don’t waste your time. I went elsewhere.

Thank ugaworldtraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Bar, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
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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