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Au Piment Rouge

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rue du Marechal Foch, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
+689 40 85 64 64
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11:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 31
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  • 8
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good regional French cooking from Pays Basque

Located in the center of Papeete, near the Cathedral and the market place, this restaurant offers the opportunity to taste the regional cooking the French "Pays Basque"

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
Peter P
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Papeete, French Polynesia
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Papeete, French Polynesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Located in the center of Papeete, near the Cathedral and the market place, this restaurant offers the opportunity to taste the regional cooking the French "Pays Basque"

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Recife, PE
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

One person ( owner ) he is the waiter and he does everything else. Long time to take the order and everything else. I ordered Ribeye steak and the meat was bad. So please order Fish and French Fries...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Our ship is overnighting in Tahiti so we asked our tour guide for a restaurant recommendation and he said Au Piment Rogue. With a little help from the friendly locals we found this charming place with an equally charming host. His wine recommendation was great and we lucked out with Tapas night! Amazingly flavorful food of a great variety. We... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Au Piment Rouge is a cute little restaurant in Papeete that has great food and service. I highly recommend the axoa (a veal stew) and the calamari with chorizo.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We had a very relaxing, delicious early lunch here while in Papeete. It's on a busy street, but you feel far from the hustle and bustle of the city. The waiters are friendly and attentive. The food was yummy and in the style of the South of France.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: rue du Marechal Foch, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Papeete
  • Phone Number: +689 40 85 64 64

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm

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