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Anchor Inn

Port Vila, Efate 1111, Vanuatu
+678 555 1339
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good53%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (11 reviews)
“lobster” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Steakhouse, Australian
$$ - $$$
Port Vila, Efate 1111, Vanuatu
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1 - 10 of 133 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited over the years alwsys in a state of repair. At least thete wss a cyclone to explain the latest building going ons. Draught beer very good at $4.50 tuskers. Sea view good food live music bloody good .i can forgive the rest as...More

Thank Kerry H
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Walked in and went to the toilet. The toilet and walls werre covered in diarrhoea. Staff said cleaners might come tomorrow! We walked out! DO NOT GO THERE!!!!!

Thank Patterson1963
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Have been going to Anchor Inn each year since 2008 sometimes twice a year it was always full of people including locals and the previous staff were awesome. we were there last Saturday1/10/17 and was VERY DISAPPOINTED no atmosphere, food was ok, staff not friendly...More

1  Thank Veronica M
Reviewed 14 September 2017

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

Thank pplloyd1954
Reviewed 12 September 2017

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 10 September 2017

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 5 September 2017

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
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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
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Bar, Pub, Steakhouse, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port Vila, Efate 1111, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 555 1339
  • E-mail
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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