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Jungle Cafe

Center of Town, Lini Hwy, Port Vila, Efate Efate, Vanuatu
+678 22428
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (34 reviews)
“burger” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
Center of Town, Lini Hwy, Port Vila, Efate Efate, Vanuatu
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had just finished at the local markets and fancied a quick snack and coffee. This placed looked clean, tidy and refreshing. With our young children wanted something quick, easy and reasonably priced. The coffee was good, the food met our expectations and the staff...More

Thank David N
Niall H, Manager at Jungle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you found us clean and tidy and that you enjoyed your coffee and food. Not forgetting our Air Con, Free WiFi and friendly staff. Please call in again when you are passing.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were friendly and professional! I ordered calamari and it was delicious, fresh and crispy! Not sure about the coffee, it was strong but bitter.More

Thank Deborah M
Niall H, Manager at Jungle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your visit and found us all friendly and professional, allied with tasty food. We had a slight issue getting supplies of our regular coffee type and so were using a slightly different variety for a short interval. Delighted to report that the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Jungle Cafe for a coffee and cup of tea. Both were satisfactory. The service we received from the gentleman behind the counter was very rude and I would suggest that he is not in the right profession! The waitress was polite though.More

Thank ncjj64
Niall H, Manager at Jungle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are a fast-paced, busy and popular cafe. If you were unhappy with any of the staff I can only offer our apologies - if you read any of the other reviews you will see yours is an exception. On especially busy days - especially...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We last visited this cafe a couple of years ago, and were delighted to find the coffee is still excellent, and the pancakes are delicious. Great place to spend a morning people watching.

Thank st0ney1949
Niall H, Manager at Jungle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. Glad you visited again after a couple of years....every business depends on repeat business!! Great you were delighted with our coffee and pancakes. Please don't leave it so long to visit again when you will receive a warm "Jungle" welcome.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like most cafes and restaurants in the Main Street a little over priced but food was ok. We ordered from the special board.More

Thank Katrina R
Niall H, Manager at Jungle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed our food. We are a fast-paced, busy cafe but have worked hard on improving our menu, including our lunch specials. These are popular with both the business community and locals. We generally offer a choice of 2 to 4 dishes - fish,...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We've just spent 9 days in and around Port Vila as a group of 9 doing some aid and development work. Every time we came into town we came for a coffee to Jungle Cafe ... easy to find in the middle of town and...More

Thank Grant H
Niall H, Manager at Jungle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Very glad you enjoyed your multiple visits. We like to think we are very good for coffee (Vittoria) and have a quick and friendly service. Our food is tasty and, with WiFi and AirCon, we tick most boxes for visitors and locals alike. Look forward...More

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Had breakfast here and it was lovely! coffee could have been a little bit warmer but other then that the food was very nice! and the staff super friendly would return again!

Thank Eli W
Niall H, Manager at Jungle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2018

Thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed your breakfast. We aim to provide tasty food and great coffee, at reasonable prices, served in a friendly environment with quick service. Not forgetting the Free WiFi and Air Con too. Glad we ticked all boxes for you!

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

If are unfortunate enough to find yourself in Port Vila it’s likely you will find this cafe. It’s lime green. Nothing in Port Vila is clean or attractive aside from the water. It’s far too expensive ... for anything. A lime juice , two coffees...More

Thank Vashte
Niall H, Manager at Jungle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

Your comments about Port Vila are harsh. Many improvements are noticeable after Cyclone Pam - in infrastructure projects, building design and architectural furniture, to name a few, but perhaps only for those who have eyes to see. Cannot agree with your comments about it being...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

I had the ham and cheese croissant melt and my partner had the pancakes. Cheap breaky and good coffee. 1900VUT total. Good service. Would go back.More

Thank Tanya D
Niall H, Manager at Jungle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed your visit. We have a great breakfast trade, regular coffee customers, excellent lunch specials, air con and free WiFi.......something for every visitor! We like to think we offer good value and a friendly, fast service too, so happy...More

Reviewed 26 August 2018

Small eatery but the food was awesome every time we ate gere. Not big meals but enough & the prices were within reason. Would recommend lunchs & snacks here. The Burgers are great!

Thank Sheree S
Niall H, Manager at Jungle Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Many thanks for your review. We pride ourselves on offering tasty food and coffee, at reasonable prices, by friendly, smiling staff in pleasant surroundings, plus air con and free WiFi. Glad you found the food "awesome".

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Response from Prensys T | Reviewed this property |
We w ent again on Sunday so it sure was open and the pancakes are out of this world! Funny comedian waiter on Sundays now so was good for a laugh too before the beach. Met some folks at the beach later who we had just met... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$18
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Center of Town, Lini Hwy, Port Vila, Efate Efate, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 22428
Description
Relax and enjoy dining in the totally refurbished Jungle Cafe at La Terrasse. Free wifi, air-conditioned room, shaded cool front terrace, this is an ideal place to enjoy breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea. Cappuccinos, Latte's and freshly baked deserts - Monday to Friday this is the cafe you'll keep coming back to. Soon we will be open for Dinner and Sunday Brunch!
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