Must see restaurants in The Marquesas

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    Restaurant Hinakonui

    This authentic Marquesan restaurant is a relaxing spot, with an open-air thatched terrace opening onto the seafront. Signature dishes include lobster…

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    Ti’ Piero

    This family-run eatery does a wonderful job of preparing well-executed international specialities with a true Marquesan touch. Go the chèvre de sept…

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    Keikahanui Nuku Hiva Pearl Lodge

    The chef at this upscale hotel fuses quality local ingredients with Gallic know-how. The Marquesan goat with coconut milk will certainly win your heart…

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    Snack Kaupe – Chez Kahu

    Blink and you’ll miss this discreet venture conveniently positioned across from Espace Culturel Paul Gauguin (no sign). No culinary extravaganza here,…

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    Hotel Hanakéé Hiva Oa Pearl Lodge

    Probably the number-one spot for fine dining in Hiva Oa, and certainly the most suitable place for a romantic soirée. The sweeping views from the terrace…

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    Pehekua – Chez Marie- Antoinette

    Most visitors on a day trip from Atuona usually have lunch here (by reservation only). The dining room looks tired but the real hit is the tasty Marquesan…

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    Relais Moehau

    Headliners here include chaud froid de thon (seared tuna), grilled wahoo, and marinated raw shrimp with coconut sauce, but the pizzas (available dinner…

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    Snack Tuhiva

    This low-key venue inside the market is a good spot to catch local vibes. Devour a comforting breakfast or munch on well-prepared fish dishes at lunchtime…

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    Snack Make Make

    Opposite the post office, this long-standing, very friendly joint serves everything from burgers and chow mein to curried goat and garlic shrimp. Smaller …

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    Temetiu Village

    With panoramic views from the open-air dining room, a convivial atmosphere and delectable (and copious) Marquesan specialities, such as seafood or goat,…

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    Café Vaeaki

    This friendly little godsend for yachties is right on the quay and offers simple but fresh dishes such as sashimi, grilled fish and chow mein alongside…

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    Hee Tai Restaurant

    In a lovely setting at the quiet western end of Taiohae Bay, this place takes pride in serving dishes from roast chicken to occasional roast pig feasts…

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    Salon de The Chez Eliane & Cyber Cafe

    A cosy little lounge with wi-fi (500 CFP per hour) and a little snack bar serving crêpes (sweet and savory), burgers, coffee and ice-cold coconuts. It's…

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    Moana Nui

    Basking in a convivial buzz, the restaurant at this hotel has an eclectic menu, from salads and burgers to fish and meat dishes. Or opt for a pizza cooked…

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    Hoa Nui

    Hidden amid junglelike foliage, this modest eatery specialises in Marquesan cuisine (think pork, fish, seafood or goat), though the desserts are…

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    Snack Vehine

    This casual eatery is your spot for chow mein, grilled or raw fish and steaks.

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    Kamake Shop

    Basic little market selling food items and supplies.