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Chez Lili

€€ - €€€European,
Quai d Ohotu, Avatoru 98775, French Polynesia
+689 87 32 42 50
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (14 reviews)
“curry” (5 reviews)
“fish” (8 reviews)
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European, Polynesian
€€ - €€€
Quai d Ohotu, Avatoru 98775, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently visited Rangiroa Atoll, population around 2,500, on a cruise ship, a tender port. Next to the tender wharf there is small area in which you can swim. Reef shoes a must. Close to where you swim is a small cafe called Chez Lili. There...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 12iguasu13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was diving next door when I stopped by for lunch, really nice place: friendly staff, good food, good value and free wifi. All of that in a nice setting.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Olivier V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed at a local family pension at the opposite end if Rangiroa across the Avatoru pass. Our family pension took us by boat across the pass from their lagoon and dropped us off at the marina with bicycles loaded into the boat so we...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank ShanFlyer
Reviewed 4 October 2018

The fact that within 30 minutes, Chez Lili went from 2 tables to a full restaurant and a waiting list. Yes, the food is that good. Lili, the owner, has the best owner/proprietess personality we have found in the Tuomotes! It is Polynesia and she...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We tried to eat at Lili's, but there were 20 people all waiting for their food and one cook -- Lili. With one service person hanging around. We decided not to wait an hour or two to get lunch. Others there seemed to have nothing...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 2divers2018
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I wanted a lunch off of Kia Ora property so biked to Snack Puna. The food was so yummy. We both had the chicken curry. Wow that curry sauce was amazing. I soaked up every last drop. And the chicken was just...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Nolan R
Reviewed 12 July 2018

great dinner. Very crowded with at least 8 to 10 tables. This is the place to eat. she was a little flustered with all the traffice but service was ok. food was excellent and prices were great. highly recommend. thanks Lilli.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank saltpro
Reviewed 23 June 2018

After arriving via a Paul Gauguin cruise ship, we proceeded to walk the island in search of a beach. Didn't really find one... After all that walking, my wife and I went back to the dock to wait for a Pearl Farm tour. While there,...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Robert G
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Lili is an amazing young, sassy entrepreneur fro Madagascar who has combined her cooking knowledge from there with Polynesian to create a diverse and excellent menu. Had multiple lunches and dinners. Friendly service, good food, and on the water. Had burgers and a variety of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Drfrindt
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Chez Lili is located on the other side of the main village of Avatoru, very close to the dock and the famous Tiputa pass. It's a simple nice restaurant, very popular with both travellers and locals, which offers the typical polynesian staples with a malagasy...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Sputnikboy
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30 December 2017|
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Response from SparklehorseEngland | Reviewed this property |
The beach areas on Rangi are not geared up for providing sun loungers and umbrellas. Your best bet would be to mail the Kia ora resort and enquiry if they will do a pick up and allow non guests to use the facilities. It's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Polynesian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai d Ohotu, Avatoru 98775, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Tuamotu Archipelago  >  Rangiroa  >  Avatoru
  • Phone Number: +689 87 32 42 50
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