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Blue Banana

PK 11. 1 Cote Mer, Punaauia, French Polynesia
+689 40 41 22 24
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good46%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (33 reviews)
“tuna” (9 reviews)
“steak” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
PK 11. 1 Cote Mer, Punaauia, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice food, waiters were very helpful, translated the menu for us in English so we knew what to order. Service was quick and the restaraunt itself was very clean and would recommend it to anybody travelling to Tahiti

Thank Amit V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was excellent with a waitstaff that literally were running around to ensure timely service. HIGHLY RECOMMEND A RESERVATION! We arrived at ~6:45pm (they open at 6:30pm) and were politely told no tables were available. We asked if it was possible to make a reservation...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Team dinner for 12. Host was engaging and knowledgeable about the menu and specials. Didn't have to wait long for food. Awesome brick oven baked bread!

Thank JM M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited with wife and two kids and the place was just packed, but the staff were quick and competent and very friendly. The meal was delicious, and finished with a fantastic apple pie. All in all....yum!

Thank Flick821
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great dinner by the water, casual island style, good service, extensive a la carte with daily specials and great pizzas

1  Thank Excursion778535
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On my recent visit the Blue Banana lived up to its good reviews. The butchers plate with duck, lamb and steak all on one plate was excellent, my friend had the trio of meat with steak tartare, beef carpaccio and steak was also excellent. The...More

Thank Setep
Reviewed September 8, 2018

We were staying at the Manava and wanted to leave the hotel for dinner but still be close. Blue Banana was only a five minute walk. You could easily walked past the restaurant as it wasn’t much to look at from the entrance but once...More

Thank Kazm76
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Very lucky to get a table on the water at lunchtime! Hubby had the Blue Banana Platter of array of different fish and I went for the petits perroquets, which were a bit bony, but perfectly cooked and delicious. Good service although it gets very...More

1  Thank woolywombat
Reviewed August 22, 2018

We stayed at the Manava and decided to come here after reading good reviews. I came with my husband and son who both ordered pizzas (chorizo and ham and olives). They both really enjoyed it. I had the red tuna sashimi with rice and it...More

1  Thank keeks2020
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Very attractive French-Polynesian place oceanfront with a nice casual vibe; it was what I imagined a restaurant in Tahiti might be. Service is good and friendly. There is a designated English-speaking waiter who is very professional. Place absolutely packed on a Sat. night so reserve...More

Thank dkberman
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March 10, 2018|
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Response from Colleen G | Reviewed this property |
They do take reservations thats all I can say . Great food & iutside patio
April 13, 2017|
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March 2, 2017|
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Response from Becky M |
We just walked down from Manava hotel and they don't open until 7pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: PK 11. 1 Cote Mer, Punaauia, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Punaauia
  • Phone Number: +689 40 41 22 24
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