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L'O a La Bouche

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Passage Cardella, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
+689 40 45 29 76
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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french Polynesia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

good menu , but temperature is too hot and the room too Noisy , may be good for rather young people , but may be rther expensive for them

Thank dambrung
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice interior, very friendly service, and excellent food (beautiful and tasty). By far the best of the many restaurants at which I've eaten here. The lighting is bright, so do not expect romance. As well, there are no windows, and so no views. Dining room also gets a little warm when full, so dress island-casual. Saw many people being turned... More 

Thank Mark L
Chatham, Canada
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in Papeete for a couple of days and wanted something special and French. This place was perfect. It was an oasis in an alleyway.. What a pleasant surprise! Delicious food and excellent staff who went out of their way to make us feel welcomed. It is expensive but well worth it.

Thank isybeat
Honolulu, Hawaii
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the food is good but the prices are very high compare to the portions you have in your plate. the service is good

Thank sandy1959514
Papeete, French Polynesia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Everything is perfect food very good, high level excellent homemade bread friendly staff Bravo to the chef who deserves the stars

Thank arcususang
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

It might be the best restaurant in Papeete. The food is classy French. The service is fine. It's a bit expensive but if you're looking for a special night out this is the place.

1 Thank Bobbicz
Darien, Connecticut
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

Chose this restaurant due to the Tripadvisor reviews on it. We loved it. The service was attentive and welcoming. The food is delicious and the restaurant has a nice vibe - it is modern with paintings by a local artist on the walls. There were four of us and we enjoyed their salmon, crab and feta starter. One of our... More 

1 Thank Gl0betr0tter21040725
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64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

This restaurant has a good reputation and we can confirm that It is deserved. It is easily found on a side street in central Papeete and we had lunch there on our one day in town. We had not made a reservation and when we arrived it looked very busy but they took only a couple of minutes to find... More 

Thank GBSLondon
London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

The portions of the courses were so enormous that our party of 6 shared main dishes. But the plates were all well prepared and ingredients fresh with a tropical edge.,

Thank PiersRC
Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

A must for visitors. Beautiful seafood and friendly service. Bookings essential as it is very popular with both locals and tourists

Thank Elise1939

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$44 - $109
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passage Cardella, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Papeete
  • Phone Number: +689 40 45 29 76

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