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European, Delicatessen, Contemporary
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477 Boulevard Pomare, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
689 45 01 45
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7:15 am - 2:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:15 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating

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Good restaurant for lunch

Cafe Verde serves excellent thin crust pizzas. We shared a pizza forestiere and enjoyed it with the local beer Hinano

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 29, 2015
Delta BC
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Delta BC
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43 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Cafe Verde serves excellent thin crust pizzas. We shared a pizza forestiere and enjoyed it with the local beer Hinano

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Auckland, New Zealand
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62 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Right on the waterfront along the Main Street in town this cafe is a handy place to stop for lunch. The setting is quite noisy understandably but there is plenty of shade and the food came out promptly. The meal itself was not great but not bad just middle of the road and the usual Papeete prices, the menus seem... More 

Thank daisynz
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176 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

I picked Cafe Verde to represent the above line in the song, "Here today; Fiji tomorrow".. It is a pleasant open air cafe on the harbor in Papeete. A good place to rest and cool off while exploring Papeete. Enjoy the Hinano beer!🍺

Thank Greg S
Brunswick, Georgia
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341 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

This is a great stop to rest a bit if you're walking around Papeete. It is small and most of the seating is outside but right on a busy street so there's noise and congestion. There are a few tables inside but it is very cramped with no air conditioning. There was a fan circulating a bit of air but... More 

Thank Vickie S
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

This is a very discrete restaurant near a main avenue in Papeete. The staff was very friendly and the food was good, although the risotto had a little more pepper than necessary. The deserts were especially nice. The only negative point was the price, the food was way too expensive for the quality served.

1 Thank Ana V
Atascadero, California
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21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

You might walk right past,and not even consider eating here.That was nearly a mistake we made.The owners are delightful and the food is wonderful.We ordered a large assorted plate of seafood which we cooked on our table with a hibachi grill.Superb!!The salads were good,and the Exspresso piping hot.You will not be disappointed

2 Thank sheriki
Zurich, Switzerland
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275 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

• Nice small coffee shop in the heart of Papeete • Modern, trendy and funny interior (lots of funny posters on the walls) • Friendly staff • Food is very good, in particular the dessert was excellent • Only negative point: from your table you can see the kitchen and it looks a bit chaotic and not very clean. •... More 

Thank TandTSwitzerland
St. John's, Canada
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

My husband and I stopped by for a lunch salad and were very impressed with the quality of the ingredients and the wholesome dressings and breads that came with the salad. The staff were super friendly and even recommended a good restaurant that we might like for that evening, and drew a map of how to get there!

1 Thank earthmomma

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 477 Boulevard Pomare, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Papeete
  • Phone Number: 689 45 01 45

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Delicatessen, Contemporary


Open Hours
7:15 am - 2:30 pm
7:15 am - 2:30 pm
7:15 am - 2:30 pm
7:15 am - 2:30 pm
7:15 am - 2:30 pm

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