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Jill's Cafe

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Kumal Highway | across from Post Office, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
+678 25125
07:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 17:00
Sat 07:00 - 13:30
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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132 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

In the heart of Vila is this nice fast food eaterie. We have eaten here several times and the food is always good and filling. Massive toasties,Fish and chips to a full meal. Definitely kid friendly. Takeaway isn't a problem either. Several times Ive rushed in to order a toastie then gone to the bank. By the time I'd finished... More 

Thank Tony F
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015 via mobile

Omg... this is awesome. Great friendly service and quick. Reasonable price. Huge meal/burges. Kids penny pancakes are fantastic. Sadly found it to late. Highly recommended.

Thank Katrina B
Sydney, Australia
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Very clean and spacious. A great menu as you can see from my photos. American, Mexican and cafe style food to suit every budget. All food is very well priced. My daughter had the kids mini pancakes with maple syrup and a kids vanilla milkshake (see pictures). She ate and drank every bit and said it was yummy. I had... More 

Thank BridgetOneill
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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

Coeliac friendly with good service and friendly staff. Menu can be altered to suit dietary requirements

Thank Nick P
Shanghai, China
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

Good service, great place to eat for American style breakfast at a reasonable cost. Close to bay with bay views if carpark behind is not full.

Thank HailunDee
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Jill's is a great place to eat for diner style American food. It's got a nice big dining area that is breezy and cool, with plenty of wait staff to look after you. The breakfast's are big and tasty, the burgers are a good effort at the American style and I highly recommend the 'Hold The Calories' it's a grilled... More 

Thank Tim B
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

The first place we went when we arrived in port vila. Jills has lots of friendly staff and the Tanna coffee is super tasty ☺ we sat and looked out at the view of the water. Just lovely!

Thank Charlotte S
Newcastle, Australia
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112 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015

very pleasant service and ambience it is a locals hang out. well worth a visit and a coffee. nice patisseries as well

Thank KymB0711
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

I got the Big Breakfast which was nice and tasty and good size. You can sit down at the bench seat and look out to the harbour

Thank alanimal32
Auckland, New Zealand
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71 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

We always go to Jill's when we visit Port Vila. The salads are amazing and at reasonable prices. Lots of choice and staff are very friendly.

Thank Davieland

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$9
American, Cafe, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Cash Only, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kumal Highway | across from Post Office, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 25125

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?