Must see restaurants in Bora Bora

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    Top Choice

    Maikai Bora Bora

    This highly rated eatery offers excellent Polynesian cuisine with a refined twist, savoured in a vast and stylish dining room overlooking the lagoon (but…

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    Top Choice

    Restaurant Matira Beach

    This breezy, open-air restaurant provides an enchanting dining experience with delectable food. It's well known for its Japanese cuisine (sushi, nigiri,…

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    Le St James

    Don’t be deterred by the odd location – it's hidden in the back of a small shopping centre in Vaitape – for, once inside, you’ll find a convivial space…

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    Villa Mahana

    A true alchemist, the Corsican chef Damien Rinaldi has got the magic formula right, fusing Mediterranean with Polynesian to create stunning cuisine,…

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    Aloe Cafe

    This busy place right in the centre of Vaitape has the most eclectic menu in town and is a good place for a light meal any time of the day (last order is…

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    Bloody Mary’s

    Bloody Mary’s isn’t just a restaurant, it’s an experience, especially at dinner (light meals only at lunchtime). You walk on sand floors, sit on coconut…

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    Bora Bora Yacht Club

    Yes, the food is pretty good, but the real draw here is the stunning wooden deck overlooking the lagoon – very romantic at sunset. The menu runs the gamut…

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    Fare Manuia

    The hardest thing about eating at this local favourite is deciding between the excellent meat or fish dishes, crunchy salads and delicious pasta. Skip the…

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    Snack Matira

    This unfussy little eatery could hardly be better situated: it’s right on the beach at Matira (think terrific lagoon views). The menu concentrates on…

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    Le Panda d'Or

    This well-established venture serves up a wide assortment of Chinese staples at reasonable prices. If the rather charmless interior (think a vast, tiled…

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    Bora Bora Burger

    Located right on the main street, this simple but sweet cafeteria-cum-fast-food outlet is a handy spot for a cheap, uncomplicated, walk-in bite. Tuck into…

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    Moi Here

    It’s the location that’s the pull here, rather than the food. Greasy burgers and sandwiches, omelettes, beef steak and raw fish in coconut milk won’t…

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    If money matters, these cheap and cheerful food vans that take up position on the main square near the quay are the ideal pit stop. Fork out about 1200…

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    Matira Beach Burger

    A seductive setting complete with an atmospheric terrace right on Matira Beach is the draw at this well-regarded joint. How about the food? It serves up a…

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    Tama’a Maitai

    Part of Le Maitai Bora Bora hotel, Tama’a Maitai overlooks the lagoon and catches lots of breeze. All the usual suspects are featured on the menu…

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    Tiare Market

    Self-caterers can stock up the kitchenette at this local supermarket. It’s well stocked with all the necessities, from wine and fresh bread to sunscreen…

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    Super U To’a Amok

    This is the best supermarket on the island. It sells almost everything self-caterers could want. It's at the northern end of Vaitape.

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    Magasin Matira

    This supermarket near Matira Beach sells sandwiches and various ready-made meals.

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    Chin Lee

    This well-stocked supermarket is north of the centre of Vaitape.