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Au P'tit Cafe

€€ - €€€French, European,
8 Av des Freres Carcopino, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
+687 28.21.89
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheesecake” (18 reviews)
“duck salad” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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8 Av des Freres Carcopino, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As our French is limited our awesome waiter showed us pictures on an iPad of what was on the menu which helped so much. The menu is small with 5 mains which we thought was unusual but what we both ordered and ate was delicious....More

Thank Australiacatcat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How to say simply what I really think about "Au Ptit Café": perfect in sobriety, perfect in tasty foods, perfect in fresh organic colorful products. Simply perfect, isn't it...

Thank houdanolish
Reviewed 6 September 2017

This place was bustling during lunch on a rainy day. We managed to book a table in advance - the dishes were superb (plus wine) and of course, we had the mango cheese cake. Delicious. Even though the menu is limited, the options provided are...More

Thank Kikinans
Reviewed 2 September 2017

I had lunch Au P'tit Cafe with a large number of colleagues and partners when I visited New Caledonia on a business trip in August 2017. Although my focus was on discussing a number of work-related subjects within a short timeframe, I did really enjoy...More

Thank Sam G
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We called an make a reservation which was easy to do in a French Speaking country. You do need to book as it fills up very fast. Very popular. There are not a lot of choices 4/5, but that seems the normal in New Caledonia....More

Thank JoRhys
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This small and unpretentious restaurant is a real gem. Eating out in Noumea is not cheap, so it was wonderful to find somewhere that was worth every penny. I understand earlier comments about yoo many flavours, but my partner and i found it a real...More

1  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I was disappointed with the duck I had because it was too rare for me. I ended up sending it back twice until they got it how I like it. I had the foie gras entree and the apple tart for dessert and they were...More

Thank Aussie3737
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

A French restaurant offering small selection of excellent cuisine. Both dishes ordered were beautifully presented and a pleasure to eat. Their house special dessert cheese cake was the best I have eaten. It just melted in your mouth. Well worth a visit but make sure...More

Thank Alison F
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, great staff, great wine recommendation. The food was very fresh and tasty but I found it a bit too different. My meal had a lot of different flavours in soup base bowl. Maybe a little too many different flavours. Also I would have...More

Thank SophieGoldCoast
Reviewed 3 July 2017

A very nice, unpretentious place with interesting meals offered. This was our first Noumea dinner during a 5 day stay, and met our expectations. It seemed full of locals meeting up with friends or couples having a night out. The food combinations were a bit...More

Thank Johan H
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14 February 2017|
Response from mealadvisor | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if the restaurant keeps an eye out for questions on this website. You might be better off calling them (or if you've booked a hotel in Nouméa, you could email them and ask them to phone). My guess is it's... More
Cynthia M
6 December 2016|
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Response from Philippa M | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend booking ahead. Au Petit is super popular.
2 October 2016|
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Response from Yannick J | Property representative |
Hello , Sorry but the restaurant is closed every saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, European, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Av des Freres Carcopino, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Caledonia  >  Grand Terre  >  Noumea
  • Phone Number: +687 28.21.89
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The Restaurant Au P'tit Cafe , located in Noumea, New Caledonia , is pleased to introduce you to the Caledonian Cuisine and Gastronomy . Our facility is open from Tuesday to Friday from 11:30 to 13:30 and from 19h to 21:30 . Au p'tit cafe, you can eat every week a selection of four dishes , made ​​with the utmost care by our Chef David Cano and his team. The principle is to combine the Caledonians products, so they can tell you all their flavors , using cooking techniques from Around the World . All , respecting the environment, because all our products are used in season. Each week is a new challenge for us to be on top of your expectations , and you are always surprised by our kitchen.
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