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Lot 19 Narpow Point | Lot 19 Narpow Point, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
+678 775 8080
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  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“curries” (31 reviews)
“pork curry” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Fusion, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Lot 19 Narpow Point | Lot 19 Narpow Point, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
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Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Top rating Ripples Resort and Ripples Café & Bar The menu at Ripples Café & Bar at Ripples Resort on Teouma Bay is absolutely excellent ! The menu and meals at Ripples Café & Bar are fantastic. I feel spoilt with the generous servings and...More

Thank VTUvisitor
sally w, Owner at Ripples, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2016

Thanks for taking the time to review Ripples, VTUvisitor. You're really becoming a part of the Ripples family now, and we look forward to your visits. Also enjoy your regular visits to our Facebook pages. Hoping that we'll see you again next year. We'll have...More

Reviewed September 30, 2016

Lovely hidden gem, a drive from Port Vila. Small, casual, good food and good service. The vegetable Sri Lankan style curry was excellent. Setting is nice too. Worth a visit for a quiet meal out of town.More

Thank CilliA
sally w, Owner at Ripples, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2016

Hi CilliA, Thanks for taking the time to write a review of Ripples. It's always greatly appreciated when guests share their positive experience of what we offer at our small, somewhat off the beaten track, restaurant. Glad that you enjoyed the service of our lovely...More

Reviewed August 24, 2016

You may require a car to get here (or hire a mini bus) but it is well worth it. We felt lucky to have picked this resort as we were well looked after by Damien and Sally We were impressed with the restaurant, you would...More

Thank 636jean
Reviewed August 17, 2016

Out of the way, and you need a car to get here, but well worth it for the best casual food we had during our stay. Great for big groups (we were 4 adults + 6 kids) and the kids can go off and play...More

Thank travelnutSydney
sally w, Owner at Ripples, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2016

Hi Travelnut, Thanks for writing this great review, and we're delighted that you enjoyed your meals at Ripples. Just a correction re. those cocktails, though. Firstly, we don't have a blue one, secondly, we only have one that contains cream (that's the Mmmm, which also...More

Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We visited Ripples and had a few meals there. The food was wonderful, the staff were great. I can't recommend this secret little place highly enough. Thank you Damien and Sally for making our visit another one we won't forget. Please make sure you give...More

Thank Meggsy1971
sally w, Owner at Ripples, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2016

Thanks Meggsy, We thoroughly enjoyed your visits, and look forward to seeing you next time you're in Vanuatu. Have delivered that hug to Barney, and he sends it right back at ya. All the best, Sally

Reviewed August 8, 2016

We had a group of 16, including 7 kids. We had entrees while the kids had their mains, and then the kids played down by the water skimming rocks into the small lagoon while we ate our mains. They had a great time. The coconut...More

Thank Jeff S
sally w, Owner at Ripples, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2016

Hi JeffS, Thanks for taking the time to write this review of Ripples. We're glad that you enjoyed your meal so much. I do notice that you scored us down a little on service - possibly because being as small as we are, we only...More

Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

We were a party of 12 including 6 children. Ripples were very accomodating and friendly although we did make sure to ring ahead and book . Food and drinks were delicious. We would definitely recommend and returnMore

Thank Angela P
sally w, Owner at Ripples, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2016

Hi Angela P, We're glad that you all enjoyed your Ripples experience, and thanks for taking the time to write this review. Thanks also, for thinking to book the day before. While we do our best to accommodate anyone who walks in, we do only...More

Reviewed July 14, 2016

We were there for a week so could have tried twelve different meals...but Damien showed us a fish (long tailed red something???) which looked as if it had been caught in the last few minutes so we had two fish-burgers that night...and again the following...More

Thank Bill_Draper53
Reviewed July 4, 2016

Great atmosphere, friendly staff tasty mojito's and those burgers hmmmmmm!! See you next year! Thanks James.

Thank Corinna A
Reviewed May 28, 2016

Once again this place has outdone itself, from wonderful location, great staff to the fantastic food. Highly recommend the Beef Rendang, my husband reckons it is the closest to his Malaysian childhood that he has tasted, I had the Balinese Pork, it just melted in...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lot 19 Narpow Point | Lot 19 Narpow Point, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Vanuatu  >  Efate  >  Port Vila
  • Phone Number: +678 775 8080
  • E-mail
Ripples on the Bay, Vanuatu, is a small, four room resort and restaurant, located on beautiful Teouma Bay, a twenty five minute drive out of Vanuatu's capital, Port Vila. Our restaurant has a small but varied menu. We're known for our Asian dishes, but also serve great fish and chips, burgers and chips, and steaks. Bring your swimming gear and enjoy a dip in our pool after lunch, or contact us about staying over in one of our spacious, waterfront rooms. Contact details are on our website and Facebook page. A complimentary breakfast is included in our room rate. Restaurant is open to the public from Wednesday to Sunday from 12 noon. (Open to in house guests every day.)
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