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Te Honu Iti

| Pao Pao, Cook's Bay, French Polynesia
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“apple tart” (13 reviews)
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French, Seafood, European, Polynesian
| Pao Pao, Cook's Bay, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love French cuisine, you'll love the food and reasonable pricing at Te Honu Iti on the water at Cook's Bay. Entrees were 25-3,500 CFP, glass of wine 9,000 CFP. They picked us up at Manava Resort and returned us gratis; we had hotel...More

Thank HappyKatya
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is truly incredible! Our friends recommended it to us and it was even better than we imagined. The restaurant picks you up from your hotel and delivers you to the front door. The restaurant is relatively small but very quaint. We arrived when...More

Thank jkaye42003
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

From the time we were picked up from our hotel we could tell it was a family run restaurant. The driver was very friendly and we shared stories of his family and ours. The restaurant is a lovely lakeside area. The verandah was right next...More

Thank Pedro_Collins68
Reviewed June 15, 2017

We came to this restaurant 10 years ago for our honeymoon-- and we were back for our 10-year anniversary!! still the BEST food in Moorea!!! And best experience! The French chef and his son who have been there for many years cook up the best...More

Thank S4806STjenniferl
Reviewed May 26, 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed the food and experience here. The food and drink was great, we both had the shrimp curry and the apple tart dessert but the thing that made the restaurant is the fact that they rays a sharks swim right up to the...More

Thank Kellyxxx
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

No wonder this quaint restaurant has survived for decades. It's a must do experience. Picked up by Papa Roger at our resort right on time. 15 mins later we are seated on a covered verandah right over the water in Cooks Bay. Sharks rays and...More

Thank SheilaLogan
Reviewed April 23, 2017

We were told about Te Honu Iti from a local resident when we inquired about restaurants on Moorea. We had been there for 4 days already and had experienced a good restaurant and a few not so good. We were told that this was the...More

1  Thank Wobsinus
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

What a hidden gem! At the most fantastic seafront lies a little but great restaurant and it is run by father and son. Lovely people and great food at reasonable price. Atmosphere is great and the sharks and stingrays are swimming in the light from...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Very very nice, really great meal. Father and son so friendly and nice 😊 Have dinner and watch sharks and stingrays. Recommend 🌞🌞🌞🌞

Thank Anne Sofie R
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Based on the reviews we were very excited to go to this restaurant on Moorea. They came and picked us up from our hotel and took us to a quaint renovated restaurant/home on Cook's Bay. We were immediately drawn to the black tip reef sharks,...More

Thank Libertyldy7
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May 9, 2017|
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Response from Wobsinus | Reviewed this property |
It cost us US $121 for 4 of us with drinks and full entrees (including10% tip and 16% VAT). You do not have to tip in Tahiti and they do not expect it. They were good, so we tipped. It was 13400 CFP If you want to find... More
March 9, 2017|
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Response from Petyon1719 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I don't know the answer to this ☹️
Alison M
June 6, 2016|
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Response from anooj3 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Alison, We ate at Te Honu Iti in March. They provided transport to and from. We stayed at the Hilton and it was about 10 min. Maybe 15-20 min from the InterContinental. Enjoy! It is good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Seafood, European, Polynesian
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Pao Pao, Cook's Bay, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Moorea  >  Cook's Bay
  • Phone Number: 56.19.84
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