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Bistro Tatau

Cnr of Main Beach Road and Fugalei Street | Savalalo, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
+685 22727
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Cnr of Main Beach Road and Fugalei Street | Savalalo, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner at Bistro Tatau and then a lunch. The restaurant is a bit understated on the outside but once inside it is lovely and intimate, subtle decor and comfortable seating. The service is exceptional, the menus varied and comprehensive. All of the items...More

Thank WoollamiaTweety
Bill G, Owner at Bistro Tatau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi. Thank you so much for taking the time to share your review. Delighted that you managed to come for dinner and lunch.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our last night in Samoa, we went here for dinner. We were not disappointed, the food was excellent, the service was also excellent. We will definitely eat here again. Thank you Rachel

Thank Rachel P
Bill G, Owner at Bistro Tatau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Rachel. Thank you so much for your kind comments. Next time don't leave it to the last night. We look forward to welcoming you again. Cheers

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When a work colleague heard we were going to Samoa on vacation they recommended this restaurant as a “must do”. Although we were staying on the other side of Upolo we did do a day trip to Apia and practically stumbled on Bistro Tatau so...More

Thank stlgr7
Bill G, Owner at Bistro Tatau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for your review and recommendation to others. Delighted that the trip across the island was worth it and we look forward to seeing you again. Cheers

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely an amazing place to visit,no doubts. We had very high expectations and were very impressed at the end,as the staff were extremely polite and food was full of flavour and well cooked. We had oka for starters along with coconut crusted prawns;for mains we...More

Thank 90arturl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here twice and would go every day but sadly have to leave. Never expected this food quality in Apia. Sashimi quality is on par with Tokyo, melts in your mouth, the duck was incredibly delicious, a bit salty for me but still very good,...More

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 12 April 2018

Service great and food too. Up market Restaurant very comfortable with great artwork. Waiters experienced and friendly. Bathrooms tidy and clean

Thank vi0lets2018
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

This is a stylish and modern restaurant in downtown Apia. It looks very appealing but might be pretty crowded if full. Service was very good and courteous. The food wasn't cheap and was fine without being anything amazing. The menu looked good with a number...More

Thank ianf22
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This restaurant is one of the best in Apia, if you want to treat someone special, hence the prices are not exactly at the lower end.

Thank _psua777
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Have had dinner here a handful of times with friends and have not been disappointed. Quiet tasteful surroundings . Delicious menu which with is matched with a good wine selection. Only great quality produce (local and overseas) is used in these delectable dishes. Greatly recommend...More

Thank Gogosina
Reviewed 28 January 2018

When we decided where to go to celebrate our 32nd wedding anniversary - we both knew - Bistrau Tatau - would be the answer. Most dishes are nouvelle cuisine-style with mixture of Samoan and mediteranean flavours- our favorite entry is the famous double-baked souffle and...More

Thank francois210
Bill G, Owner at Bistro Tatau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hey. Thank you so much for your kind comments and delighted that you chose to celebrate such an important event with us. Hope to see you again. Cheers

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr of Main Beach Road and Fugalei Street | Savalalo, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Samoa  >  Upolu  >  Apia
  • Phone Number: +685 22727
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Smart casual dining in cool air conditioned comfort. Full bar and the most extensive wine list in Samoa served by professional wait staff. Global roaming menu with daily specials sourced from local suppliers and markets. Are you by yourself? - No worries - welcome, we have a table just for you. Have a group of up to 40 for sit down? No problems - come on in and enjoy our private/ VIP dining room. Unique menus created for your special events. All food allergies and dietary preferences catered for. Decor includes a wide range of Polynesian artworks on display. It doesn't get better than this!
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