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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 good47%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (141 reviews)
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Bar, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
Kumul Highway, Port Vila, Efate 25246, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Hey, you just have to try Nambawan Cafe on the seafront at Port Vila. Great coffee and the best milkshakes ever. Sit and relax while the friendly staff do their thing. Take in the views of the harbour and the local folk walking along the...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nambawan Cafe is located on the boardwalk beside the Arts and Crafts Market in Port Vila. It has a beautiful outlook over the water and they show movies a couple of nights a week though we were never there on a movie night. It is...More

Thank rsharee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very slow food (40mins for a pizza on a pretty quiet nigh) and when it finally arrived it was bland. Disappointing.

Thank Rapunzella
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Okay-ish food, but, in contrast to a lot of other places in Port Vila, open on Sundays. Extensive all-day-breakfast.

Thank Dan831984
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is nothing to dislike about Nambawan, the food is really well priced, delicious and fresh. The salads are great, the beer is cold, you sit outside near the water watching the world walk past and the boats sail past. What more would you want?

Thank mamafuaman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent inexpensive food good quality right on the water good view staff very helpful a great place to visit

Thank Philip R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great spot with good options and prices. WiFi too ! Always busy and offering good service. Went here a few times over our visit

Thank YvonnePapamoa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended cafe for breakfast, lunch and or dinner. Great meals and excellent location on the waterfront

Thank rodgerprings
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly staff .Great coffee and good food.We will be back.Situated at a good location in town with free wifi

Thank Phillip W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe has something for everyone. The yummiest coffee and the food servings are a great size and excellent value for money.Wonderful location, views and atmosphere.

Thank Victoria B
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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
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail
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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