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MaiKai Marina

B.p. 162, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
+689 40 60 38 00
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Seafood, Polynesian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
B.p. 162, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped for beer the service was great. Wish we could have stayed for dinner. Tania is the greatest. Ask for her

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank surfbax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch here recently. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The menu had a good variety of meals, but we settled on the fish burger. We were very happy with our selection. The beers were cold and the service was very good. The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank SydneyBambam
Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

Decided to walk to our restaurant, we were too early so waited an hour which seemed like a long time but passed quickly. The Mountain View, the moored sailing boats and the activity kept us entertained. My husband & I both had two entree courses...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Jenny F
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Our travel agent gave us a voucher for dinner At MaiKai as a gift. The hostess was great, very friendly and had a great attitude. She explained and took our orders and we waited, and waited, and waited. They finally brought out “our meal”. It...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Steelerman365
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

Food was above average and views were very nice! Service a bit slow but what the heck, you’re in Bora Bora. We splurged on wine choices and thoroughly enjoyed our experience. Mooring our front was fairly exposed to the prevailing winds so a bit bouncy...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank JGould4
Reviewed September 19, 2018

We visited this restaurant in July 2018. The food was very very good and this was the restaurant we enjoyed at most in Bora Bora. I recommend the tuna fish italian style, excellent. The personnel is very kind. Price is a little bit above the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Flauto
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent meal at the MaiKai. Try the tuna 4 ways, it was the best tuna I’ve had to date. They mix French and Polynesian flavours and they’re excellent. It was a reasonable value for the island and certainly better than the prices...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank atlasshrugs
Reviewed September 13, 2018

This was our least memorable meal in Bora Bora. The food was just ok, and quite expensive. First off - they forgot to pick us up at the pier, we waited for about 30 minutes before they deigned to come get us (included in the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lucinda S
Reviewed September 10, 2018

I read the reviews before hand and so we came to the restaurant during happy hours and then go to the dinner after. The food was so ... delicious ! i haven't had good French food for a while. It's not easy to find one...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 30mait
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

This is one of the best places to eat on Bora Bora. It also has a bar and does great cocktails with 2 for 1 happy hour out on the deck overlooking the water between 5 and 6pm. Service is also prompt and attentive. However...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank Jasmine38Chichester
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Response from Michael B | Reviewed this property |
During our visit, our hotel provided transportation
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CONTACT MAIKAI MARINA & YACHT CLUB M. Kito Sylvain, General Manager, Co-owner M. Teiva Tapare, Executive Chef, Co-owner MaiKai Team Marina Information Tel. +689 40 603 800 Cel. +689 87 26 12 78 or +689 87 79 23... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$1,750 - $4,100
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B.p. 162, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Bora Bora  >  Vaitape
  • Phone Number: +689 40 60 38 00
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Overlooking the water, the MaiKai Restaurant features international, French & Polynesian cuisine with elegant water views. With both casual and intimate dining options the MaiKai Restaurant embraces its surroundings to offer high quality cuisine in an idyllic setting. The MaiKai’s Lounge Bar appeals to those looking for a fun, relaxed atmosphere to socialize over drinks and the setting sun. We serve signature martinis & exotic island drinks along with happy hour and late night bar menus
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