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Anchor Inn

Port Vila, Efate 1111, Vanuatu
+678 555 1339
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good54%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (11 reviews)
“lobster” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Steakhouse, Australian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Port Vila, Efate 1111, Vanuatu
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1 - 10 of 130 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

They serve the best scollops and chicken schnitzel in town. Spent 2 weeks trying others but kept returning.

Thank pplloyd1954
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

But never the less my favorite place in Port Vila to relax with a few Tuskers and a bowl of chips n sauce

Thank wilko1949
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small selection of meals, some Australian. A bit basic, concrete floors and not many tables, but it is waterfront. Our meals were lovely and didn't take long to get our meals. Staff were friendly.

Thank JFamily26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The meals here are great Tusker beer is a great way to finish a meal staff are friendly We find ourselves there most days

Thank ninny1954
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The pub has been rebuilt after being destroyed in the cyclone. We enjoyed lunch and a few quiet drinks with a couple of locals one afternoon. Fun times

Thank soozq1
Reviewed 16 June 2017

The Anchor Inn has had a decor upgrade since we were last in Pt Vila and is obviously a popular hangout wih the local ex-pat community. Beer is cold, food is reasonably priced and good and they often have live music, even at lunchtimes. A...More

Thank Steph G
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Great coconut crab and barrimundi dishes in April 2017. If you want to get your face and hands messy go for the crab! Very happy waiter!

Thank kem80361
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Lost its old charm with the sand on the floor, but as you can see fantastic views from the back area. Hope you can swallow the cost of a corona at $11 AUD!

Thank jayne1
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This is a place which used to feature a huge vaulted thatch roof. These days, it is pressed steel beams and timber. The low ceiling has a huge impact on the feel of the place, and it seems to echo. The day I visited, there...More

1  Thank Jared W
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Having done several Pacific Island cruises over the years which docked in Vila I can only say that I have always loved popping in to the Anchor Inn for a refreshing Tuska ale after doing my duty free shopping!!! Sadly this Bar was wiped out...More

Thank helen k
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Ryan H
24 August 2017|
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Response from helen k | Reviewed this property |
When I was at the Anchor Inn in March this year I do not recall there being TVs there. When you go there please say a big hello to George the Bar Manager for me.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Steakhouse, Australian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port Vila, Efate 1111, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 555 1339
  • E-mail
Description
A sensational location right on the harbour in Port Vila. It is where the locals and visitors meet for a cold Tusker , a glass of wine or a meal and a coffee, watch the sunset, and listen to live music. If that's not enough to wet your appetite then check out the live sport on 5 sports channels showing all the best in international sport. See you at The Anchor
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