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Le Roof

Sur Le Lagon, Face au Palm Beach, Noumea, Grand Terre, New Caledonia
+687 25.07.00
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Ranked #26 of 124 restaurants in Noumea
Price range: $34 - $270
Cuisines: French, Seafood
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Any
English first
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Great place great service friendly staff even you you only Speak English food was simply the best you well find anywhere. Many thanks for the best dinner in Noumea it restores faith that there is a superb restaurant in the pacific

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant is over the water and is in a fantastic location . The food is top class as you would expect in a restaurant of this type and does not disappoint. Yes it is expensive but you get what you pay for My impression was that the staff were not very welcoming then again maybe my French is not... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Le Roof has a beautiful setting and would be terrific for lunch. We went there for dinner and it was the best meal we had in Noumea. It was very expensive however, and although the kids menu was ok the service was too slow for children. We didn't finish a 2 course meal because it was simply taking too long.... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Awesome restaurant. Expensive but we went back twice because we enjoyed it so much. Get a table inside beside the hole in the floor that allows you to feed the fish including sharks and stingrays just swimming around you. Best lamb we have ever eaten.

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Melbourne, Australia
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This was close to our hotel and we knew the food would be pricey as it was out over the water. It is a lovely setting, you walk out along a pier to the over water restaurant which has a beautiful outlook and a central cut out in the floor to view and feed the fish below. We found the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Showed up 10 minutes before 2pm. The waiter told us very smiley that they were not serving because they closed at 2pm. Obviously, not a restaurant for tourist.

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Although the advertisement in the airline magazine had a dolphin jumping out of the open 'pool' in the middle of the restaurant (!), the food was terrific. All of the wine was very expensive but for a last night, or special occasion, worth the money for a fine dining experience.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Once you enter le roof restaurant ,a real noumea treasure. Fab food,fab wine list,fab staff,fabulous surroundings.

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

4 Australian couples all thoroughly enjoyed their meals, the salmon, the snapper, the lamb fillet & chops and the duck. The menu description lived up to all expectations. The service was excellent, the staff very friendly and their English far superior to our very limited French. The wines, both red and white were enjoyable. There were no complaints from anyone,... More

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Melbourne
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100 reviews 100 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

it is a lovely setting, you walk out along a pier to the over water restaurant which has a beautiful outlook and a central cut out in the floor to view and feed the fish below, I was there with a large group and we had a set menu, we found the service poor and the food average.this could be... More

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