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Ripples

Lot 19 Narpow Point | Lot 19 Narpow Point, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
+678 775 8080
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (31 reviews)
“veal steak” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Asian, Fusion, Indonesian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Lot 19 Narpow Point | Lot 19 Narpow Point, Port Vila, Efate 0000, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 8 August 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 19 August 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 19 July 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 19 August 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 14 July 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 4 July 2016

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

Thank Corinna A
Reviewed 28 May 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

2  Thank Jane C
Reviewed 28 April 2016

It is not often you ever get to write about fish and chips, and beef burgers. Suffice to say I will, and my partner and I enjoyed an outstanding culinary experience with both dishes. Suitable for children to adults, we walked away sprouting happiness and...More

1  Thank spitman2016
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Our party of 12 was staying adjacent to Ripples and decided we would make 2 car trips to transport our party, as it had been recommended by owner of resort we stayed at. The ambience of the restaurant was excellent, but we were disappointed at...More

Thank 226Mellory
sally w, Owner at Ripples, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write this review of our small, out of town, family friendly restaurant, 226 Mellory. It's unfortunate that you found both our menu and prices to be disappointing. It's true that we steer clear of run of the mill...More

Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Our meals have been absolutely wonderful during our stay! Value for money, friendly hosts and staff and delicious meals. Perfect location overlooking shark bay to enjoy great food! Thank you!!!!

Thank Meggsy1971
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Such a beautiful lunch and day! Highly recommend the duck. A great place to start out snoreklling in small rock pools lots of coloured fish right in front of the restaurant.

Thank Vic K
Reviewed 4 February 2016

When you go to Ripples Restaurant you can't help but feel relaxed in its peaceful tranquil setting by the sea. A small, intimate and friendly restaurant with lovely food and wonderful service. I visit Ripples on a regular basis as any cares you have will...More

Thank netselect
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Meals
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
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
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
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Description
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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