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Tisa's Barefoot Bar

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Ranked #1 of 6 Restaurants in Pago Pago
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Fort Collins, Colorado
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

Tisa was super sweet and the bar is really fun... built into a corner of a beautiful cove...enjoyed our visit with her

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Athens, Georgia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

Traveled with a co-worker to visit the Starkist Tuna factory and fishing vessels in Pago Pago in 2009. It was "The" spot on that end of the island. All of the memorabilia from the various vessels that visited over the years really add to the experience. My only regret was not visiting during the tattoo festival.

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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Wednesday nights are umu nights for $40, worth it if you have never seen one before. Food was tasty, as were the drinks, but each pina colada with "fresh coconut cream" was $10, but strong. Went another day for drinks in the afternoon on a Friday. Wasn't busy and a beautiful spot for palagi's to happy hour.

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I love this place because they never say no to your request. Its the best stopover for cocktail and light dinner. I love Tisa she's the best.

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Tujunga, California
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80 reviews 80 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

We were part of a tour off a cruise ship and are we glad we booked the whole tour. After reading some of the reviews that suggested just taking the bus to Tisa's to save money and have a seat at Tisa's, some cancelled out of our tour and, has been pointed out, were directed to another location. They not... More

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Camarillo, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We were SO looking forward to Tisa's. We were on a cruise ship. Got picked up and was lucky enough to get Candyman as a guide. FULL of info. We had a whole group from the ship. Two buses. Some people from the ship didnt want to pay the full price and found their own way there. WE however. Enjoyed... More

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Hilo, Hawaii
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53 reviews 53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Went to Tisa's for group dinner. Tisa is very kind, nice, has a great location and love what she's done with the restaurant atmosphere. Now, the price: $39, didn't even include a drink or any entertainment--disappointed for sure. I am from Hawaii and so have seen an 'umu' many times, no bells or whistles there. The food amount was very... More

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Pago Pago, American Samoa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

It's a traditional Polynesian eart oven. Tisa keeps traditional alive and adds spice with variations of local fare made modern. Succulent everything.

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St George, UT
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11 reviews 11 reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I just back from American Samoa and had heard so much about Tisa's that I couldn't resist checking it out. Loved the location. Loved the food. My only complaint is the price. For $27.00 I expected more than 2 little shrimp, 1 small piece of fish, 1 small lobster w/o much meat, and a small salad. I know that almost... More

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london
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98 reviews 98 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

One of the most organic and creative settings for food and drink I've ever seen. Hand crafted with twisted tree trunks and sea-soaked decking. Sat in the midst of paradise there is also something a little bit punk about this place. Anarchic yet beautifully serene. Eating with the ocean just a few feet away, drinking local beer, Vailima, and having... More

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