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St James Bora Bora

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French, Seafood, European, Fusion, Polynesian, Pacific Rim, Wine Bar
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Centre helen sbay | Bora bora, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Mon 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tue - Wed 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thu 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Wesley Chapel, Florida
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95 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had lunch at St James. The food was very good and presented in beautiful French style. The prices were average to maybe slightly high for lunch but I believe the menu is the same for lunch and dinner. There were several options to choose from for the dinner menu with two set menus to select from. The service was... More 

Thank Kim W
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a lovely time and a spectacular meal last week. This lovely restaurant is located in a small strip mall but don't let the setting fool you. This place serves excellent food, beautifully plated and delicious. We would have eaten there more often had we more time. A definite five star meal.

1 Thank SashayLee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been brought with some of the best and freshest seafood in the world, and the St. James is incredible!

1 Thank Vagabond W
Asti, Italy
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This nice restaurant with a romantic, genuine view on the lagoon is a great option for eating good food with good service in Bora Bora main island. We were there for lunch and were surprised by the attention to detail demonstrated by both the waitress and the cook. The dishes we had were based on fresh, high quality ingredients transformed... More 

Thank ngarelli
san francisco
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family and I had dinner and lunch at St James during our recent visit to Bora Bora. Its well known that the exquisite aesthetic beauty of the island is not necessarily matched in cuisine. That said, St James was a wonderful exception. Located in Vaitape just north of the Super U market in a shopping center complex, which can... More 

1 Thank Shehnaaz S
New Fairfield, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing view, great food, great staff... really recommended... everything was so excellent... worth to try !!!!!!!!

1 Thank Renato J
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a good meal with outstanding desserts. The atmosphere is small and quaint. I would recommend a dinner reservation while experiencing this wonderful part of the world.

Thank Scott A
Durham, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were fortunate to get a table after missing our boat to our resort late in the evening. We just wanted dessert since we had eaten dinner. We both enjoyed our desserts, the presentation was beautiful and the food was great quality. Prior to our food arriving we were seated inside and asked if we wanted to sit right up... More 

1 Thank luvlyplace
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had dinner there last night and enjoyed every morsel. The toasted Brie and salad with crevettes were yummy beginning courses. I had a perfectly cooked beef tenderloin with terrific veggies and my friend had the roasted duck, also wonderful. Although full, we ordered dessert which was very good but not exactly exceptional. (Maybe we were just too full!) The restaurant's... More 

1 Thank Penny G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My new wife and I went to Bora Bora on our honeymoon. A romantic dinner to St James was included in our vacation package. I was unsure of how it prior to our trip. It was beyond incredible. Both of us loved our meals (especially dessert). It was the best meal of my life! Views (even at night) were incredible!

2 Thank Jacob B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
French, Seafood, European, Fusion, Polynesian, Pacific Rim, Wine Bar
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
5:30 pm - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centre helen sbay | Bora bora, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Bora Bora  >  Vaitape
  • Phone Number: 68940676462
It's a waterside restaurant with a spectacular view of sunset,you can enjoy our creations of coktails and our menu with new flavours .we have 4 differents atmospheres including a VIP table for enjoying a tasting menu created by chef Temauri Foster.The St James team will welcome you to make an unforgetable memorie.come, taste, and enjoy

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?