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Wharf Road | Palm Cove/Ifira Point, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 25526
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
13 Dec 2015
“Closed for good ”
9 Sep 2015
“Great Views”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, International
€€ - €€€
Wharf Road | Palm Cove/Ifira Point, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 5 November 2014 via mobile

The location was beautiful, unfortunately we got there after sunset so missed out on that little treat but even so I was a lovely place. The food was nice but quite pricey, probably the most expensive place we ate at. Very nice staff, we were...More

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank 966moniquea
Reviewed 4 November 2014

hidden from the buzz of town, nice food , great service, gorgeous views and oh so relaxed ambience. only short drive from town so very convenient for intimate lunch outing

Date of visit: December 2013
Thank EvergreenManagement
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

We wanted our last night in Vanuatu to be special and this restaurant ticked all the boxes. Worth a taxi fare as a little drive out of the town centre. The view is amazing and the food and service matches. Prices are really good considering...More

1  Thank JoF575
Reviewed 26 October 2014

This is a must to visit while in Port Vila. We dined here twice during our stay and on both occasions were not disappointed. Prices were reasonable and the food of excellent standard. The sunset from the deck was beautiful and the staff were the...More

Date of visit: October 2014
Thank SueL1807
Reviewed 26 October 2014

We chose this hotel based on other reviews, as we wanted something romantic with a great view for the one night we ventured out of our hotel during our honeymoon in Port Vila. This place did not disappoint! I called ahead and spoke to a...More

Date of visit: October 2014
1  Thank Laurennmmichelle
Reviewed 26 October 2014

The staff and owners were superb. The food was outstanding. I had the crab cakes to start and they were melt in the mouth delicious. and the pork belly for mains which was succulent and juicy. Could not ask for a better meal!

Date of visit: October 2014
Thank Smw120885
Reviewed 25 October 2014

very nicley done great view good athomsphere reat seliction of wines very good food meau.helpfull staff. nice way to spend an evening.

Date of visit: October 2014
Thank 441stoutone
Reviewed 20 October 2014

This place is great with amazing views and excellent service. We had a table outside and enjoyed a truly amazing sunset. The staff were friendly and attentive. The food was great, cooked to perfection. My daughter really enjoyed her Garlic Prawns, and my favorite were...More

Date of visit: October 2014
Thank 361Nat
Reviewed 18 October 2014 via mobile

Elan truly is amazing. From when you first arrive, then taken through a glorious restaurant and seated outside just next to the water. The restaurant is beautifully presented and the view is one of the most amazing I have enjoyed over dinner. The food is...More

Thank Mathew L
Reviewed 17 October 2014

Arrived early afternoon in Vanuatu. Pre booked at Élan based on reviews and was not disappointed. Our group sat out on the terrace great location. Food and service was great. Thai fish cakes and scallops stand out of entrée's. Beef Wellington popular with our group...More

Date of visit: October 2014
Thank Tim F
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Good for
View, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wharf Road | Palm Cove/Ifira Point, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 25526
  • E-mail
Elan is a unique dining experience in Vanuatu. A restaurant purpose built by the owners to offer elegant island style dining. The restaurant is situated on the beach overlooking beautiful aqua waters and enjoys the best sunsets in Port Vila. Elans fresh and authentic menus are inspired by the classics - French, Italian, Asian, Mediterranean and the flavors' of the Pacific. We pride ourselves on sourcing as much of the freshest locally grown produce as possible, including we believe and our customers agree the best free range grass fed beef in the world. Elan was chosen to host the only Royal Dinner for HRH Princess Anne's visit to Vanuatu in October 2014. Open: 5pm Wednesday to Saturdays.
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