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Spice Indian Restaurant

Nambatu Area, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 24406
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“curry” (12 reviews)
“naan bread” (5 reviews)
“samosas” (6 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Nambatu Area, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes it’s not cheap but the servings are large. But then Vanuatu dining is not cheap unless you are eating local (eg at the market). Service was good and the decor attractive. Around 5000vt for 3 people including starter, 2 veggie curry, gf naan and...More

Thank jgundy69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In all my travels this is the first time I was charged for tap water! 400 vatu ($4) for a single glass of water! Thought this was ridiculous. Food as such was OK, not worth the high price. If you plan to visit, please carry...More

Thank Sanjal S
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Honestly the best indian food we’ve ever had. The owner was lovely, came out and talked to us and his staff were just as polite and friendly.

Thank tracey e
Reviewed 10 March 2018

There are not very many Indian cuisine options in Port Vila and this is the only place that comes close to fitting the bill. I had visited Spice during my earlier visits and this time too was not disappointed....they have a good clean place, friendly...More

Thank Krishnan N
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We ate here one night when we felt like Indian food. The restaurant was clean, the service was good and the food was great. Having read reviews of the naan bread I was expecting something terrible, what I got was a very pleasant roti bread....More

Thank CaptainAlanC
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

After a few visits we are compelled to write this review. On the positive side the service for the most part is good and the staff and management try hard. The location too is convenient. But there it ends. When it's called an Indian restaurant...More

Thank tropictrav
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Dropped in when we felt like curry and were very pleasantly surprised. Cheap in price but so valuable in flavor. Must be one of the best curries we have eaten. So sorry we had not gone there sooner buy our time in Vanuatu had run...More

1  Thank Baystyle
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Went there for dinner and ordered the entree Spice platter and this was delicious. Generous serving for two people. Their chicken biryanis and beef vindaloo was to die for, again very generous servings. The restaurant is run by a young American girl and her Mum...More

1  Thank lefleur2017
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We were walking to the store to stock up for a week visit in this neighborhood. As we walked past the restaurant we thought, "all right!". Stopped with our groceries on the way back and we had a delicious meal. btw they close at 8:00pm...More

1  Thank ruthandvern
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Ordered some hot indian style curry. Got it. Fantastic food. Great service. Would recommend highly to all indian food lovers.

1  Thank Akmal A
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10 January 2016|
Response from Niall H | Property representative |
Yes we have a range of vegetarian options. Making our own paneer and yoghurt we offer Channa Masala, various Paneer dishes and Aloo Baigan Masala and Aloo Jeera. Our Navrattan Korma is a speciality as is our Dal Tadhka. We... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nambatu Area, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 24406
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Spice is an eat in restaurant serving primarily Indian cuisine, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner on weekdays and dinner only on weekends. Courtyard seating is available. Vegetarian, vegan, and gluten free options also available.
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