Pape'ete restaurants

Top Choice Fusion in Pape'ete

Le Lotus

Inside the Intercontinental Resort Tahiti, this uber-romantic restaurant on the edge of the lagoon is perfect for a special night out; a good excuse to put on your best, but still casual, outfit. Flickering candles,…
Tahitian in Pape'ete

Place To’ata Snacks

This cluster of open-air snacks (snack bars) with outdoor seating – Vaimiti, Chez Jimmy, Mado, Moeata, Toa Sushi – near Place To’ata are a great place to chill with regulars and savour the most authentic and best-va…
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Mango Café

As far as decor goes, this Miami-style white and bright restaurant is as stylish as Pape’ete gets. The Tahitian nouveau-style menu here changes regularly but always has lots of locally inspired dishes such as mahi m…
Brasserie in Pape'ete

Les 3 Brasseurs

You can’t miss the inviting and open facade of this lively brasserie in front of the Gare Maritime. It might feel weird to sit down for flammekueche (an Alsatian pizza-like dish) and choucroute (sauerkraut) in the m…
Fusion in Pape'ete

O Belvédère

One of Tahiti's most romantic dining destinations, with fantastic views over the city from 600m atop a hillside. It was being renovated and re-imagined as a 'concept restaurant' when we passed, but it promises to be…
Vegan in Pape'ete

Le J'Am

This hip little spot serves sandwiches on gluten-free bread, and treats including fruit salads and vegan chocolate mousse. Also keep an eye out for daily specials such as tartare of tofu or Buddha bowls full of gree…
Sandwiches in Pape'ete

Patachoux

Takeaway sandwiches here are the deluxe version – fresh wholemeal or French bread stuffed with gourmet meats, fish and/or salads. Otherwise sit at the outdoor patio (on a lively pedestrian-only street) and order fro…
in Pape'ete

La Corbeille d’Eau

There are no prices on the menu, but for the exceptional dining experience you get at this intimate French place you’ll be happy to pay whatever it costs once the bill comes. There are only a handful of tables and t…
Tahitian in Pape'ete

Le Royal Tahitien

Le Royal Tahitien (affectionately dubbed ‘RT’) is delightfully chilled-out – the vast, open-air dining room overlooks the lagoon and the decor is wonderfully c 1975 tiki-tacky. The food is simple and done without fa…
French in Pape'ete

Morrison’s Café

Long-running yet still remarkably trendy, this casually elegant eatery on a rooftop with a view over the city is a delightful escape from the main drag. Savour well-prepared fish and meat dishes as well as salads an…