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Blue Banana

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
French, Polynesian
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PK 11. 1 Cote Mer, Punaauia, French Polynesia
+689 40 41 22 24
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Denver, Colorado
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The owner is there all the time is a very sweet lady. She was able to squeeze us in one night for dinner, since we walked there from our hotel we didn't really want to try and find something else at that point! It is right on the water and people with little dingies come in and out to eat.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great vibe and plenty of attentive staff make this a welcome option with a spare night before flying home. We had the fish skewer done in the pizza oven. Excellent option. Lots of locals here giving it their thumbs up. We can see why.

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Thank Martin P
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very nice restaurant on the water within walking distance of the Manava Suite Resort Tahiti. I ordered escargot and filet mignon with a blue cheese sauce and both were very good. The prices are very reasonable based on Tahiti's standards. There were a lot of interesting items on the menu and eating out on the pier made for an enjoyable... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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82 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Well crafted and organized restaurant. Versatile menu from exquisite appetizers that are well proportioned..First visit we had to try a Fish something pizza that came out divinely prepared. Somewhat of a béchamel white sauce with bundles of tuna. So good we ordered a RED pizza primarily with vegetables .. Both out of this world with crisp thin crust served quickly.... More 

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Thank Roberto1204
Honolulu, Hawaii
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

there are not so many restaurants located right on the lagoon, the Blue Banana is one of them. The service is quick, the food is good, the pizzas are excellent

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Thank sandy1959514
San Diego
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is a great restaurant. The service was excellent, the food great and we loved the location. We highly recommend.

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Thank SanDiegoHummingbird
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

the best highlight of our last night stay in Tahiti Nui, a well recommended restaurant, nice food, nice view of the lagoon at night, nice accommodating staff, excellent service ...thumbs up

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Thank Marven M
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious dinner on the jetty overlooking the sea. Great food options, highly recommend the beef and the deserts are unbelievable. Save some room to indulge Book for sunset dining

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Thank Sharon L
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

In one word, poor! Run-down location with very hight prices. Unfriendly and unfair services. We don't raccomand at all.

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Thank Mattia M
Denver, Colorado
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112 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stopped here and had dinner during a 4 hour layover. The food was good, the service was okay and it was nice to be next to the water. I would definitely recommend going to this place if you have time between flights.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Polynesian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?