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“Yum!”
Review of Bungalow: Ate

Bungalow: Ate
Ranked #16 of 89 Restaurants in Port Vila
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$13 - US$24
Cuisines: Seafood, International
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic
Dining options: Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Enjoy our open air dining surrounded by stylish Melanesian decor and cool breezes from the lagoon. Whether it is a romantic night out, a special occasion or a group of friends, we can ensure you have a wonderful and fun night with fantastic dining. Suspended over the water's edge, Sunset Bungalows Bungalow:Ate Restaurant offers breath taking views of the lagoon and the tropical fish that linger around the deck. These fish are particularly plentiful in the evenings as they are drawn in by the atmospheric flood lights that wash over the surface of the water.
Auckland, New Zealand
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
“Yum!”
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Ate Restaurant at Sunset Bungalows is a perfect place for a quiet meal with attentive staff, a great cocktail list and a solid menu.
I particularly enjoyed any meal on the menu which contained local produce or input. So the brownie special on one of the nights (local nuts and manioc flour) during our stay over 13 to 20 June 2014 really stood out to me as a winner. I'm getting hungry thinking about it.
I would suggest this place for the all round deliciousness and tranquility (lagoon at the end of the table). Thank you Audrey and Greg! Cheers, Matt and Taryn from Auckland

  • Visited June 2014
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English first
Port Vila, Vanuatu
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
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“Just perfect”
Reviewed 7 July 2014

My wife and I recently stayed at Sunset Bungalows, and enjoyed the perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of town. The food was excellent, as were all the staff and Greg and Audrey, our hosts. We ended up eating in Table Ate, every night of our stay, and thoroughly enjoyed every meal, including breakfasts. We'll definitely be back.
P.S: Cocktail hour on the deck every day was awesome. 5 stars.

  • Visited May 2014
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Gold Coast, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Sunset Bungalows Ate”
Reviewed 26 June 2014

This is my third time staying at Sunset Bungalows and Bungalow Ate Restaurant is getting better and better thanks to Greg, Audrey and Naps (chef). The pork belly is the best I have ever tasted, better than the Aussie chefs back home. We usually eat out when on holidays but when you have a great restaurant at your resort why go out. Great affordable prices, friendly staff and great cocktails. A must to do while in Vila.

  • Visited June 2014
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1 Thank Kaz64au
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Sydney, Australia
Level 3 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Perfect”
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Every breakfast and dinner was indeed perfect. The chef very proudly planned specials for each day and we were never disappointed. The fish was perfect, the staff were perfect and the ambiance was perfect. The drinks were more than perfect. They made us happy and relaxed while still being spoilt.

Visited April 2014
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1 Thank Gary L
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Port Vila, Vanuatu
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Perfect”
Reviewed 14 April 2014 via mobile

Beautiful food. My favourite is the fish & chips using the poulet fish. Add a vanuatu me crazy cocktail, sit back and enjoy the beautiful view of the sun setting over the Lagoon.

Visited March 2014
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1 Thank Audrey P
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