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Marmite et Tire Bouchon

5 Rue Jules Garnier | Baie des Citrons, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
+687 25.17.05
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good47%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“apple tart” (6 reviews)
“curried crab” (2 reviews)
“crispy pork” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5 Rue Jules Garnier | Baie des Citrons, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner at MTB with a friend last night. I had heard very good things about this place but had the feeling that it wouldn't be a good place for vegan people. So I went there with rather low expectations as a vegan. I asked...More

Thank Sophie P
Jordane B, Responsable de salle at Marmite et Tire Bouchon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Sophie! We really appreciate that you took the time to leave such a beautiful review! We are happy to know that you had a great moment at the restaurant. Be sure that the chef and his staff will be aware of your feedback. Actually...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Noumea is generally an expensive place for Australian dollar travellers. This restaurant offered a two course lunch that would be comparable to Sydney CBD restaurant prices (so on the expensive side but worth it). Will attach photos of the crispy goats cheese entree. This was...More

Thank Aussnowboarder
Jordane B, Responsable de salle at Marmite et Tire Bouchon, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thanks a lot for your feedback, we are glad to know that you had a great moment at the restaurant. Thank you for sharing pictures, they are looking very good ! Kind regards, Jordane B. Service Manager

Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Marmite has nice atmosphere and caring staff. Quality of food is really good. I would definitely recommend Caledonian deer. Service is really good. They have a 3 course menu with selections available in each course.

Thank hakano
Jordane B, Responsable de salle at Marmite et Tire Bouchon, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2017

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. All the staff is glad to know that you had a great moment at the restaurant. Thank you again, Best regards, Jordane B. Service manager

Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant with local dishes prepared with French flair.. service was very good with the waiter providing humour for our English speaking table of 6. We all enjoyed different dishes from local deer, duck, prawns, tuna sushimi, and pork all perfectly prepared .. a comprehensive...More

Thank rossacammell
Jordane B, Responsable de salle at Marmite et Tire Bouchon, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017

Hello, It's a real pleasure to read your review! I am very glad that you enjoyed your whole experience at the restaurant. I remember you and I want to let you know that it's always a pleasure to welcome friendly people. You came to have...More

Reviewed May 3, 2017

Booked a table two months ahead as Noumea was a port of call on our cruise. We were absolutely delighted to have made this choice: food was superbly cooked and beautifully presented, and the wine list had a good choice of French and other wines,...More

Thank David H
Jordane B, Responsable de salle at Marmite et Tire Bouchon, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2017

Hello, Thank you very much to take the time to leave us a such beautiful review. All the staff is glad to know that you enjoyed your experience at the restaurant. The reason why we do that job is to offer good times to everyone...More

Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

The service was perfect. The food brilliant and tasty. Similarly priced to Australia. Would highly recommend if you need a great French meal in Noumea!

Thank Damian G
Jordane B, Responsable de salle at Marmite et Tire Bouchon, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

Hello Damian, Thank you very much for your feedback. All the staff is glad to know that you enjoyed your diner. Hopefully you'll be back in New Caledonia. Regards, Jordane B. Service Manager

Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Every trip starts the same way, we choose a list of places worth visiting wherever we go. This time we came back, a bit disappointed with overall experience we had at Marmite. Entree: Grilled prawns, pork ham on skewer in a mousse - completely different...More

Thank KrystianoM
Jordane B, Responsable de salle at Marmite et Tire Bouchon, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

Hello, Thank you to take the time to leave a review. I am a little bit disappointed that you didn't enjoy your meal. Maybe we should had explain a little bit more the exact composition of your plates. Be sure that I will give more...More

Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner with my partner and were not disappointed. A very good wine list and amazing food. Staff were welcoming and very attentive. Must come again !!

1  Thank Harry A
Jordane B, Responsable de salle at Marmite et Tire Bouchon, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2017

Hello, Thanks to share your feedback with everyone! Be sure that all the staff will be aware of your comment. Waiting to receive you again, Regards, Jordane B. Service Manager

Reviewed March 25, 2017

I have read good reviews of this restaurant (which was further affirmed by the locals when I got there) and pre-booked my reservation before I came to Noumea. Great thing is that the restaurant is open on Sundays (which most restaurants in Noumea are not)....More

1  Thank Connieng2903
Jordane B, Responsable de salle at Marmite et Tire Bouchon, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2017

Hi Connie! Thank you very much for this enjoyable review. We are glad that you enjoyed your experience at the restaurant. This is why we do our job ! :-) Be sure that I will give your feedback to all the staff. Kind regards, Jordane...More

Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Fine jovial service, great wine list (you see the cellar on the wall when walking in) and exquisite food. The Duck breast with sesame and galangal was a journey of flavours and whilst it sounds simple, the apple tart desert was a standout. The meals...More

1  Thank Mitchell W
Jordane B, Responsable de salle at Marmite et Tire Bouchon, responded to this reviewResponded March 18, 2017

Hello, Thank you for your feedback! All the staff is glad to know that you keep a nice memory of your diner. Yes actually we have a lot of local people, but it's also interesting for us to receive people from other countries. Enjoy your...More

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Connieng2903
Is the restaurant open on Sundays?
February 19, 2017|
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Response from Jordane B | Property representative |
Hello, The restaurant is open 7days a week.
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sarah w
Just wondering how much this restaurant will cost? I have seen some reviews that there is a set menu for 2 courses. Help is appreciated. Thanks.
January 7, 2017|
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Response from LKay54 | Reviewed this property |
3600F for 2 courses - that's about $44 Aussie. 4700F for 3 courses about $57 Wine by the glass was from about $10 upwards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rue Jules Garnier | Baie des Citrons, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Caledonia  >  Grand Terre  >  Noumea
  • Phone Number: +687 25.17.05
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