Top Choice Cafe in Noumea

Le Faré du Palm Beach

In a great garden setting streetside at the Palm Beach shopping centre, Anse Vata's version of Le Faré (the sister cafe is in town at the cruise ship quay) serves up tasty meals from early morning until late at nigh…
Top Choice Market in Luganville

Market Meal Booths

The best budget dining in Santo. Choose one of the bright little tables next to the orange booths and a cheery woman will appear at the window with a glass of cordial, ready to take your order. Choose from chicken, …
Top Choice French in Port Vila


Still going strong after more than 40 years, L’Houstalet is famous for its offbeat French creations including stuffed flying fox, wild pigeon and garlic snails. Simpler fare such as pizza and pasta (from 900VT) is a…
Top Choice International in Havannah Harbour

Wahoo Bar

This laid-back bar and restaurant with a deck overlooking Havannah Harbour is a fine spot to stop for fresh fish or a cold beer. The fisherman's basket is a sight to behold and the steaks and burgers are good. Free …
Top Choice Thai in Port Vila

Kesorn's Exotic Thai Kitchen

Spicy aromas waft from the kitchen onto the breezy elevated deck at this authentic Thai place. Alongside the fragrant curries (red curry duck, Penang prawn curry) are pan-Asian dishes prepared with fresh local ingre…
Top Choice Cafe in Port Vila

Nambawan Cafe

A great place to hang out by the harbour, this popular cafe has free wi-fi, snacks, tapas, pizzas, all-day breakfast and a full bar. The cafe is usually open from sunrise to sunset but Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday…
Top Choice Cafe in Luganville

Natangora Café

This breezy open-air cafe (with a distant view of the water) specialises in breakfast, house-roasted coffee, hamburgers, juices and salads, but also does an interesting line in Japanese dishes – sushi, bento boxes, …
Top Choice American in Port Vila

Jill’s Cafe

This bustling American-style diner is always buzzing with expats, tourists and locals, seeking out waffles, burgers, burritos and chilli cheese fries. Try Jill’s homemade earthquake chilli and famous Port Vila thick…
Top Choice Cafe in Noumea


A great cafe right on Place des Cocotiers that is perfect for a late breakfast, lunch or coffee break. Sit back and watch the world pass by with whatever tempts your fancy.
Seafood in The East Coast Road

Oyster Island Restaurant

Much of the produce used in the restaurant is sourced locally on the island - including the oysters. Call to order at least a few hours in advance for fresh oysters (1200VT for half dozen). Other standouts include g…