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Chez Guynette

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Quai du Port Front de Mer, 98731, French Polynesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

We went here everyday for breakfast and one day for lunch. It was a great place to enjoy a cup of coffee, meet other travelers and just watch the world go by. We will miss Chez Guynette!

Thank lindsmj
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2015

The,veggies were shredded. Not much meat, if any. Lots of salad. Spray bottles of vinegar. And oil that really work Sitting on the veranda and watching the people is the best. Smoothies made with fresh fruit. Friendly waitress., Titaina. Big cup of coffee.. Highly recommend.

1 Thank travellerMinnesota
Reston VA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015

This outdoor cafe overlooking the main street of Faire and eventually the Pacific, was a great place for breakfast or lunch (we had both there). The breakfast omelettes are really very good as is the expresso. Like someone else noted, it is a good place to meet other travellers from all over the world, especially young ones!

1 Thank VAtraveller_11
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2014

Perfect location in the center of Fare,Huahine. Cafe has a nice view of the bay and internet for a small price. Rooms are shared or private with a communal kitchen. Good place to meet other travelers and share experiences or create new ones together. Walk to the Yacht club at Happy Hour for a sundowner and stay for dinner or... More 

1 Thank BluewaterGypsy
Rome, Italy
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2014

On Sunday it was the only place open for lunch, even all supermarkets were closed, the service is good and the food is ok.

Thank tullia i
Denver, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2014

Friendly service, decent prices, excellent fries. Chez Guynette is right in the thick of things in Fare, so you can order up and then sit and watch life go by in surprisingly busy Fare.

Thank honu-rangi
Fairbanks, Alaska
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2014

We saw a sign for a special on the Blue Fin Tuna Steak at Chez Guynette. The price was to reasonable to pass up. More of tired than hungry, my husband and I decided to split it. After sitting down and ordering, we got a basket of bread and fresh bananas... delicious. Then the main course came.....It was amazing! The... More 

Thank Linda G
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2013

Chez Guynette offers a very comfortable hostel in a great location if you want to be amongst the ‘hustle and bustle’. Fare is a sleepy village but seems to be about the busiest place on this picturesque Island. The café / restaurant is yummy and the hostel is clean and offers spacious double rooms with hot en suites at a... More 

Thank 983Nik
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2013

This cafe was great for a mid-morning snack and a good coffee whilst watching the locals go about their busy days in Fare.

Thank FloraLyd
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2013

We stopped here for lunch while in Fare. Service is friendly and efficient. Food was quite good and good portions at a very reasonable price for French Polynesia. A good place to people watch while sipping an espresso or Hinano.

Thank John J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai du Port Front de Mer, 98731, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Huahine

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?