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Restaurant Le Sully

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Rue de Gaulle, Papeete 98714, French Polynesia
+689 40 83 39 83
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Beaufort, North Carolina
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A truly excellent experience with outstanding and creative french dishes in a small bistro-style setting, with very friendly and professional servers. The evening began with three surprise amuse bouche creations and continued with excellent seafood mains. I do only very occasional reviews, but this fine restaurant deserves to be at the very top among choices in Papeete!

Thank perry153
Papeete, French Polynesia
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

Small , bistro style, small patio outside behide restaurant. Excellent cuisine and service to match, things like this are hard to find in Polynesia. Highly recommended.

Thank Tracey T
french Polynesia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

I often go for lunch or dinner I never got any bad surprise , the menu is original , in a good and superior french made. The manager realises his meals by himself and is well known as a "GRAND CHEF"

Thank dambrung
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

its beautiful place in the center of the town, open for lunch and diner, decorate whit very french style, the chef and the staff very friendly, and the food its so good, i am very fancy person on food and whine but this one its one of my favorite place, to enjoy good ambiance, excellence food and service. this place... More 

Thank Turatahi T
Wesley Chapel, Florida
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103 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

We had several restaurants on our short list to try for lunch today. We decided on Le Sully and were very happy with our selection. The food was prepared in beautiful French fashion. Sometimes the French serving size can be very pretty but on the small side. We were very pleased to see a nice serving size for the price... More 

Thank Kim W
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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109 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016

We were actually hoping for a table at Le Souffle. Alas they were full so the waitress recommended Le Sully. Although this restaurant was not on my preferred list we went for and and what a great decision that was! The restaurant is quintessential french cafe style with a narrow space, small, busy tables and modest art. The menu is... More 

Thank BrettOnTheRoad
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149 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

I was slightly put off by the location on my first visit. It is quietly tucked away between some run-down shopfronts. However, once the door was open, we entered the culinary world of a fantastic chef from the small town of "Sully". MrGallopin came from a great family of gourmet chefs in the Limousin region of France. After 30+ years... More 

Thank Angela M
Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

My wife went here while on our honeymoon in Tahiti. It is a very small somewhat cramped location. Sadly, the most unfortunate aspect of the visit came as we learned it was a French only speaking staff. We were barely able to order only by asking other guests to translate the menu. The host brought over what was said to... More 

Thank Sammy C
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68 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016

Smallish restaurant nicely decorated. Friendly but slowish service serving a standout version mussels in cream sauce which were thoroughly addictive. Finished with a lovely grand marnier soufle. Thought it was expensive but but this might be true of comparable restaurants in papeete. I would go again just for the mussels. limited pricey wine list which we did not explore thoroughly... More 

Thank paulpolot
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 15, 2016

This is a wonderful french fine dinning restaurant. But unlike most restaurants of this kind, it really feels warm and friendly. I have that memory of the chef comming to our table and asking us if we wanted to taste his sauce he just finished. He was happy as like a kid showing an acheivement to his parents, and of... More 

Thank Mariano L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de Gaulle, Papeete 98714, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Papeete
  • Phone Number: +689 40 83 39 83

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?