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Mai Kai Bora Bora

$$ - $$$French, Seafood,
B.p. 162 | Bora Bora, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
+689 60 38 00
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (40 reviews)
“tuna” (38 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (14 reviews)
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French, Seafood, Polynesian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
B.p. 162 | Bora Bora, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
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Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

While vacationing on Bora Bora we were open to all the various dining experiences the island had to offer. I want to preface this review and say that we are not alcoholic beverage drinkers, a decision we are very comfortable with. We stopped in during...More

4  Thank SL21872
Reviewed May 18, 2017

We went to this restaurant based on a recommendation from the hotel where we were staying. The hotel made the reservation and got us free transportation to the restaurant. I'm sure there is some sort of agreement between the them. The restaurant is right on...More

2  Thank diveonSt_Charles
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Really nice evening with live music and just over the sea. Excellent service and delicious dishes. You have to try the chocolate lava cake

2  Thank Javier S
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Mai Kai last evening and it was a pleasant dining experience. The server was very efficient and we did not have to wait for her to take our drink orders. My wife had a Chardonnay and I had a...More

3  Thank flogger99
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

Arrived at the restaurant just after 2pm and was told the kitchen was closed for lunch but the chef would be able to make any cold dishes for us which suited us perfectly. We found the waitress and the chef extremely accommodating. We enjoyed tuna...More

2  Thank travelsoph88
Reviewed April 28, 2017

We had an excellent dinner at Mai Kai. The steak my husband ordered was cooked exactly the way he prefers it and for me, I really enjoyed the Curry Prawns - they were exceptionally good. The service was attentive, albeit the waitresses could crack a...More

1  Thank MCW-MB
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

Food was ok. Nothing to write home about but ok. Wish they would spend sometime fixing the place up a bit as it could be very nice but unfortunately they have let it go. The musician that played there the night we were there was...More

2  Thank samuraitraveler
Reviewed April 14, 2017

The steak I had was delicious and the giant pina coladas were outstanding! Service was excellent and the location made it very easy to find.

Thank tilltwinkles
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

Ate here in hopes of finding some good quality food on par with spots we usually seek out when traveling around the world, we were not disappointed. The sashimi dishes were absolutely brilliant, the tuna main had a great crispy sear on the outside and...More

2  Thank Dale D
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

We had a voucher that was prepaid as part of our trip so upon presenting this we found out that our meal was fixed, with no choices. However, my wife doesn't eat Tuna and this was half of the meal, so they were very accommodating...More

2  Thank Adam S
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Vicki G
July 10, 2017|
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Response from Adam S | Reviewed this property |
Arrange your shuttle with your resort. That's what we did and confirmed with driver time of pick up. No live music when we were there.
December 6, 2016|
Response from EZTravelGIG | Reviewed this property |
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
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Business meetings, Scenic view
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B.p. 162 | Bora Bora, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Bora Bora  >  Vaitape
  • Phone Number: +689 60 38 00
  • E-mail
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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