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Pointe Magnin, BP1915 | Le Meridien Noumea, Noumea, Grand Terre 98846, New Caledonia
+687 26.50.00
06:00 - 10:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 10:00
Thu - Mon 19:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 06:00 - 10:30
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pasta dish came out cold and I had to send back. It was awful in any case and didn't eat it. There was almost no service at all. Once food was served there was no further service. People next to us wsited 30 minutes for a drink order and 90 for food. Another table felt sorry for us and offered... More 

Thank mailtomaryanne
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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57 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I feel like I am writing this review late but thought about it as it popped up on my page to finish my review. Now, I did tell the front desk and just advised them that it was poor etiquette to do what the waiter had done, so I will tell the story. To start, upon entry it was all... More 

Thank Vesna J
Brisbane, Australia
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82 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Loved this restaurant, the buffet has a great choice of food and fresh. The Staff were friendly and helpful. It also has a pleasant view of the gardens

Thank Helen A
Sydney, Australia
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We dined on a Saturday night at the seafood buffet. For 7900cpf franc ($90-100 AUD) this was well and truely a waste of money. We are an Australia couple staying in noumea for a week, and frequently go for dinners and have no problem spending this kind of money for a meal. The food was not up to the quality... More 

Thank sarah w
Melbourne, Australia
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239 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We were previously unaware that the Meridian Hotel had such a great buffet 2-3 times weekly (i think Thursday , Friday & Sat nights .incredible selection of seafood , prawns , oysters , mussels , Pipi's, molluscs etc --sashimi etc--all very fresh & beautifully presented . Also lots of cold cuts , pasta , & wide selection of sweets ,... More 

Thank selwyn a
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Overpriced, poor selection and seafood did not look fresh. Very disappointing for Le Meridien. Don't go!

Thank Boudiccia
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Breakfast service is one of those simple, obvious standards by which you can judge a hotel. We have had breakfast at 5 different Le Meridens around the globe. Until now they've all been top class, and the breakfast buffet in Bangkok is the best that you could ever imagine. But Le Meridien Noumea just can't make the grade. Breakfast buffet... More 

Thank Dinogrinno
StarwoodNewCaledonia, Responsable relations publiques at Le Sextant, responded to this review

Bonjour Dinogrinno, We thank you for taking the time to share your comment about your experience at Le Sextant. We are sorry to read our breakfast didn't meet your expectations and we apologize if some products were lacking this day. We already had the opportunity to talk with you about it and hope you'll give us another chance to welcome... More 

Newcastle, Australia
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86 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is part of the Le Meridien hotel and during our stay we dined for breakfast and dinner including the seafood buffet. As Noumea is French my breakfast expectations were high. Alas, what a disappointment. Where is the fine yoghurt, great pastries, real juice and the aromatic coffee? The seafood buffet was an expensive disappointment. And I am not... More 

Thank Stephen T
StarwoodNewCaledonia, Responsable relations publiques at Le Sextant, responded to this review

Bonjour Stephen, Thank you for sharing your impressions of Le Sextant on TripAdvisor. We're sorry to learn our restaurant didn't meet your expectations. All our food is fresh and delivered every day. We take good note of your comments and will considere them to improve our services. We hope that you'll give us an other opportunity to welcome you. Le... More 

Canberra, Australia
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90 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2016

A lot has been written about the seafood buffet, some negative, so we hesitated before going. Not everything in the buffet was great, but there were enough really good things to make it worthwhile. The oysters were excellent, the sashimi, the smoked fish, the octopus salad, the wahu in vanilla sauce all made for a great meal. The wine list... More 

Thank vbinCBR
1 review
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Wide selection of food, from sashimi tuna and salmon to grilled steak and eggs. You'd have to get there early as they always run out of food and take a long time to re-stock it.

Thank ELoc L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, French, European
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Validated Parking
Good for
Kids, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 10:30
06:00 - 10:00
19:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 10:00
06:00 - 10:00
06:00 - 10:00
19:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 10:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 10:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pointe Magnin, BP1915 | Le Meridien Noumea, Noumea, Grand Terre 98846, New Caledonia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Caledonia  >  Grand Terre  >  Noumea
  • Phone Number: +687 26.50.00
Our restaurant Le Sextant offers stunning views of the swimming pool and the tropical gardens. Enjoy our superb buffet breakfast available daily. Awaken your senses and stimulate your tastebuds with a colourful and tasty eye-opener. Then try our full breakfast buffet and/or order one of the New Signature Breakfast Do not miss our delicious seafood buffet dinner from Thursday to Saturday for with fresh lagoon products and a la carte menu on Sundays and Mondays honoring New Caledonian and Oceanian receipes.

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