Bora Bora’s world famous restaurant and bar. It has a white sand floor and you’ll
be seated on coconut stumps under a huge thatched roof. The dinner service starts
at 6:00 pm when each evening the daily catch of the local fisherman is displayed
on ice. After an explanation of exactly what's available on your particular evening,
the host takes your order directly with the chef. You can choose from the vast selection,
pick one of our combination plates, or create your own particular combination. Crab,
shrimp, steak, chicken and a vegetarian plate are also available. At lunch, menu
of burgers, sandwiches and local specialties. OPEN: daily except Sundays. Open for
lunch (11:00AM to 3:00PM) & dinner (6:00PM-8:30 PM).
MaiKai's island chic architecture coupled with overwater dining, swimming pool, and
spectacular lagoon views, creates an ambiance not to be forgotten. Pairing exotic
elements with French traditions, the MaiKai's menu which highlights steak and seafood
entices the palate with a South Pacific twist. Additionally, vegetarian dishes are
available and many items can be prepared to cater to those with special dietary needs.
Each night the Maikai features live music performed by the islands local artists
and hosts monthly events and entertainment. Open for Lunch Monday-Friday 12pm-2pm
and for Dinner Mondays-Saturday 6:30pm-10pm
Restaurant Villa Mahana (Galerie Yrondi)
This tiny restaurant (5 tables) is located in the artist studio of the painter-sculptor
“Yrondi”. You’re in the home of somebody who wishes to share with you the “Art de
Vivre” and gastronomy. Excellent French cuisine with flavors from the south. The
Chef “Damien Rinaldi Dovio” who is from Corsica has been trained at the famous “Institut
Paul Bocuse” and the best restaurants of France such as Ledoyen. It is possible to
have a drink & enjoy a cigar on the terrace-lounge.
OPEN: Closed on Tuesdays and all February month. Others days: only open for the lunch
St. James Restaurant
Also located in Vaitape, north of the small boat harbor, St. James provides a picturesque
location overlooking the lagoon. There is an overwater dining area where you sometimes
see rays looking for a bite. The service is attentive and friendly. Mostly seafood
prepared in French and Tahitian fashion, although there are some meat dishes. Try
the scallop carpaccio, mahi mahi in vanilla sauce, crème brulee or parrotfish stuffed
with crabmeat. Also a nice place for a cocktail. Open Tues-Sat 12-3pm, and 6:30-9:30pm.
No credit cards.
Casual dining restaurant serving delicious pizzas and reasonably priced French and
Italian food. Located conviently near the Sofitel Bora Bora Beach Resort, Novotel
Beach Resort, and Le Maitai Polynesia. OPEN:Lunch/Dinner Daily