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Le Souffle

54 Rue Paul Gauguin, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
+689 40 57 00 17
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
54 Rue Paul Gauguin, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I decided to have a Souffle treat - should be done well in a french colony. We visited this wonderful little place in the centre of Papeete and were knocked out by the artistry of the Souffle! We are in town for...More

Thank 639rod
Reviewed August 17, 2018

We arrived at the restaurant for lunch just minutes before its scheduled closing time, but the owner and staff were very cordial and accommodating to our group of four. Lunch was absolutely delicious and the dessert soufflé was amazing.

1  Thank Rob T
Reviewed August 12, 2018

A wonderful french restaraunt, the food was amazing the service devine...the wine list was very nice with some really good french wines. Great food for everyone, casual attire. A real find, can't say enough about how great it was.

Thank handpicked4U
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Meals can be a mixed bag in French Polynesia -- often overpriced and mediocre. But we really enjoyed lunch at Le Souffle, which was recommended to us by a local. Besides souffles, there's an array of dishes you can choose from. We liked it so...More

1  Thank geldolphMcLeanVA
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

We had a bit of a hard time navigating the streets of Papeete and this place was worth the trouble. The food was excellent and the soufflé were exquisite. The place was small but had a very nice ambiance. The staff were just satisfactory.

Thank jmhigginbotham2003
Reviewed July 5, 2018

I wanted to go to soufflé for quite a long time as it is a dish I really love which is not easy to find in a restaurant. The menu offers a good selection of dishes to satisfied all kind of taste. We with started...More

Thank CHAJean-Baptiste
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed this restaurant that we went several times , enjoying different soufflés each time . The savoury and sweet ones were all good and we have no favourite. When we had a desert soufflé we had fish mains from the blackboard . These were...More

1  Thank smithnz
Reviewed May 9, 2018

The Souffle is great and larger than the photo. Enjoyed the ambience of the restaurant and flavour of the souffle. So rich and enticing, could not ask for more.

Thank Murray135
Reviewed April 26, 2018

Went for lunch with no reservation and got one of the last tables. We had beers while checking the menu and bread, butter, and a small pot of Rilette was immediately put on the table. Then the specials board arrived with an extensive list of...More

Thank A R H
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Le Soufflé came highly recommended and it was truly an outstanding experience from beginning to end. The restaurant is intimate & welcoming with a wide variety of menu options. To start, my group shared 2 savory soufflés which were delicious. Light, fluffy and served with...More

Thank mquiz1
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June 27, 2016|
Response from Angela M | Reviewed this property |
Book straight away. An Australian group of 30 booked almost the entire restaurant two weeks in advance.
Nilal W
February 15, 2016|
Response from Angela M | Reviewed this property |
Everything in Tahiti is ridiculously pricy....a recent study shows that F& B costs 39% more than continental France. Having lived here for one year and tried many many restaurants (the good EURO 45 per head.....the less... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Rue Paul Gauguin, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Papeete
  • Phone Number: +689 40 57 00 17
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