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“Breakfast and Seafood Buffet” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Le Tiare

Le Tiare
InterContinental Tahiti Resort & Spa, Faa'a, French Polynesia
+689 50865110
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Ranked #2 of 5 Restaurants in Faa'a
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Tiare with its open kitchen is the heart of the hotel's ground floor, looking out over our stage, infinity pool, waterfalls and Moorea's spectacular silhouette and mountains. The menu ranges from light snacks and healthy salads to fresh fish specialities and specially selected meats from New Zealand. The hotel's main restaurant is open from 6.00 A.M. To 09.30 P.M. Every day with continuous service of all meals. To give you an authentic taste of Polynesia, we present a program of dinner shows during which dinner is followed by an exciting performance of the unique Tahitian dances: Wednesday: "Marquesas Night" Discover the legends and powerful Marquesas Islands dances with the impressive Toa Huhina group of warriors. Buffet features Polynesian and Marquesas specialties Friday: "Polynesian specialties Buffet and Tahitian Dance Show" The most popular dining event in Tahiti with its sumptuous buffet of Polynesian specialties. Featuring the internationally renowned "Les Grands Ballets de Tahiti" who dance to the joy of living, under Tahiti most famous melodies in a very colorful show. On Sunday morning, enjoy our brunch which features typical Polynesian specialties.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
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“Breakfast and Seafood Buffet”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Breakfast buffet was very good--many selections. Seafood buffet was over-priced and mediocre in quality and food selection.

Visited August 2012
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London
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56 reviews 56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
“It gets knocked down”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2012

very easily by the restaurant Lotus at the same Intercontinental Hotel. Service, quality of food, professionalism of the staff, ... are rock bottom when you compare to Le Lotus.

  • Visited August 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 2 of 5 stars Food
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Newport Beach, California
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Open most of the time, the center meeting place.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Food was pricey but good. Food was buffet style with food for all tourists. This was food that you would get at home. Service was slow but gracious. One must remember, Polynesia is laid back. This isn't Los Angeles! Tahitian drinks were awesome and service around the pool was great. This was the place for breakfast and the coffee was awesome ( very important for my picky wife). Nearby a gardener was cleaning a palm tree and my son asked if you can drink from the green coconuts. The Tahitian immediately climbed up to the top , picked a coconut , hacked the top of fetched a straw nearby and handed it to my little son with a big smile as if we known him forever. No charge by the way!

  • Visited January 2012
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Madrid
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
“Expensive, low quality and poor service”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

Expensive for what you get which is slow and poor service plus low quality and not well prepared food.

Visited August 2012
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Singapore, Singapore
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Great setting, good cocktails”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

Loved the pina coladas and that the giant barman could speak English. He was try helpful if a little jaded.

Visited July 2012
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