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Te Honu Iti

| Pao Pao, Cook's Bay, French Polynesia
56.19.84
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“apple tart” (12 reviews)
“ravioli” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Seafood, European, Polynesian
PRICE
€€€€
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Value
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LOCATION
| Pao Pao, Cook's Bay, French Polynesia
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1 - 10 of 267 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

From the time we were picked up from our hotel we could tell it was a family run restaurant. The driver was very friendly and we shared stories of his family and ours. The restaurant is a lovely lakeside area. The verandah was right next...More

Thank Pedro_Collins68
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to this restaurant 10 years ago for our honeymoon-- and we were back for our 10-year anniversary!! still the BEST food in Moorea!!! And best experience! The French chef and his son who have been there for many years cook up the best...More

Thank S4806STjenniferl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed the food and experience here. The food and drink was great, we both had the shrimp curry and the apple tart dessert but the thing that made the restaurant is the fact that they rays a sharks swim right up to the...More

Thank Kellyxxx
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

No wonder this quaint restaurant has survived for decades. It's a must do experience. Picked up by Papa Roger at our resort right on time. 15 mins later we are seated on a covered verandah right over the water in Cooks Bay. Sharks rays and...More

Thank SheilaLogan
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We were told about Te Honu Iti from a local resident when we inquired about restaurants on Moorea. We had been there for 4 days already and had experienced a good restaurant and a few not so good. We were told that this was the...More

1  Thank Wobsinus
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

What a hidden gem! At the most fantastic seafront lies a little but great restaurant and it is run by father and son. Lovely people and great food at reasonable price. Atmosphere is great and the sharks and stingrays are swimming in the light from...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Very very nice, really great meal. Father and son so friendly and nice 😊 Have dinner and watch sharks and stingrays. Recommend 🌞🌞🌞🌞

Thank Anne Sofie R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Based on the reviews we were very excited to go to this restaurant on Moorea. They came and picked us up from our hotel and took us to a quaint renovated restaurant/home on Cook's Bay. We were immediately drawn to the black tip reef sharks,...More

Thank Libertyldy7
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I strongly recommend you order the Mahi Mahi and Shrimp Mousse with Lobster sauce. Just Heavenly! I am not usually a fish person, okay, only occasionally, but this is hands down my favorite meal from our week long stay. There were others that came close,...More

Thank HiddenCoveOR
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This place is a must in Moorea, some of the best food we had while we were in Moorea combined with the novelty of sharks and rays swimming right next to the rail side tables. My husband had the famous mahi mahi and I had...More

Thank tarnb2015
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HappyKatya
Thank you so much for a beautiful review. Please could you say what was the cost of your adult size entrees, in Polynesian francs if you can recall? Will be there soon!
9 May 2017|
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Response from Wobsinus | Reviewed this property |
It cost us US $121 for 4 of us with drinks and full entrees (including10% tip and 16% VAT). You do not have to tip in Tahiti and they do not expect it. They were good, so we tipped. It was 13400 CFP If you want to find... More
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cdunnavant
I have a large group coming to the island next week. I would like to set up a dinner for 6 on sunday? are they open?
10 March 2017|
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Response from Petyon1719 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I don't know the answer to this ☹️
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Alison M
Do you provide transfers from the intercontinental? And how long does it take to get to your restaurant? We'd like to done with you tonight. Thank you. Alison
7 June 2016|
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Response from anooj3 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Alison, We ate at Te Honu Iti in March. They provided transport to and from. We stayed at the Hilton and it was about 10 min. Maybe 15-20 min from the InterContinental. Enjoy! It is good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, Seafood, European, Polynesian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Pao Pao, Cook's Bay, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Moorea  >  Cook's Bay
  • Phone Number: 56.19.84
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