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Restaurant ST JAMES

Centre helen'sbay | Bora bora, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
00689676462
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Ranked #1 of 12 Restaurants in Vaitape
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: French, Mediterranean, Pacific Rim, Ice Cream
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: It's a waterside restaurant with a spectacular view of sunset,you can enjoy our creations of coktails and our menu with new flavours .we have 4 differents atmospheres including a VIP table for enjoying a tasting menu created by chef Barro Make.The St James team will welcome you to make an unforgetable memorie.come, taste, and enjoy
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
LA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 NEW

We were staying at La Moana and made reservations through our concierge. A shuttle picked us up along with 3 other couples from the resort and were the first to arrive at restaurant that evening and thus seated at the front tables facing the lagoon. The setting and food were an excellent combination for a romantic dinner. The foie gras... More

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Denver, Colorado
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The food I had at St. James was the best I had during my entire trip to Bora Bora and Tahiti. Go here and Jean George's restaurant at the St. Regis if you love food.

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

order the shrimps ( I guess the other options are good as well) not only super delicious but also very beautiful. view on the water is nice. service good.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

After visiting the tiny town of Vaitape we dropped into St. James and had a lovely lunch at a reasonable price for Bora Bora. Outdoor seating with a view of lagoon just adds to the feel of the whole experience.

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Tierra Verde, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I loved this dish! No longer remember what my husband had, but, we both had an excellent meal. We had a wonderful outdoor table and were able to see the huge Eagle Ray that comes in to feed on occasion. A big hit with all of the diners ~ biggest ray I have EVER seen. Although the shrimp came from... More

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maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Took a boat from the le meridien. Caught the courtesy shuttle to the restaurant..had reservations for 7 pm, but had to wait for another hotel boat to deliver guests to the dock before leaving...ended up waiting 20 minutes. Arrived at the restaurant, which was only. 1/3 full, looking forward to celebrating our 25th anniversary...started with champagne, a basket of bread... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Went two nights ago and during dinner we were saying it was the best meal of the trip. I spoke too soon. I don't want to give this restaurant a bad review because everything up until this point was fantastic. I ordered the filet beef with mashed potatoes with truffle sauce. In the middle of the night I was throwing... More

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Madrid, Spain
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Nice small place with delicious food. All the dishes are very elaborated. And the people who work there are amazing they give really good recommendations specially regarding the cocktails. Cocktails also really good but very strong.

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London
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33 reviews 33 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We were staying at the Four Seasons, Bora Bora and took a visit for evening dinner at St James for a change of scenery. Lovely setting, very friendly service and superb quality of food beautifully presented. The only thing that stops us giving a 5* rating is the VERY slow service. Because of the way the restaurants and hotel transfers... More

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Lehigh Vallley, PA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Had a very nice meal here. The atmosphere is great and the food is above average. The service is extremely slow. I'd recommend this place.

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Additional Information about Restaurant ST JAMES

Address: Centre helen'sbay | Bora bora, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
Phone Number: 00689676462
Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Bora Bora  >  Vaitape
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 8:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 8:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 8:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 8:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 8:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisine: French, Mediterranean, Pacific Rim, Ice Cream

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