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Blue Banana

PK 11. 1 Cote Mer, Punaauia, French Polynesia
+689 40 41 22 24
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (29 reviews)
“tuna” (9 reviews)
“curry” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
PK 11. 1 Cote Mer, Punaauia, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

overall very nice, friendly, nice views of ocean, walkable from our hotel..would certainly go again, not gourmet food, but good local dishes, well prepared , portions generous

Thank T592DMthomask
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ended up through the recommendation of our awesome taxi driver and now I need to hug her. Great local spot seated right on the clear water. We were feeding fish from our table. Chris, our server, provided excellent service and food was perfectly flavored. We...More

Thank Sunrize12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant has a full view on the sea The service is good The food is good quality for western and local dishes Price is reasonable I will come back

Thank Frederic R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely service from friendly and efficient staff. Great food. Wonderful location. Reasonable prices. A fantastic place.

Thank Simon T
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Our Blue Banana dinner was an unexpected and surprising highlight on our quick stint in Tahiti on our way back to the US from Bora Bora. We initially asked the concierge to arrange a taxi to another restaurant (recommended to us by someone in Bora...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

We chose to have lunch here based on great reviews. Yes, we saw a turtle and a stingray swim by - and this was the highlight. The service was absolutely fine and the people helpful and friendly, but I think something was lost in translation....More

Thank hk
Reviewed 11 January 2018

A breezy deck reaching out over the water with sharks and rays swimming below you as you enjoy the view of Moorea makes this spot special. Recommended by our Tahitian friends, we loved this place and went back several times. The menu choices are fairly...More

Thank JDSC319
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Can’t say enough about Blue Banana - absolutely come eat and drink here, avoid the overpriced sub-par hotel food. We arrived before the kitchen opened before our flight home and they were so flexible. Pizza guy made us three amazing pizzas early, literally rivaled the...More

Thank redrocker2
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

We walked here from the Manava Suite Resort (7mins). We’d read great things on the web and it lived up to the reviews. Doesn’t look anything from the roadside but when you enter it’s a very tasteful restaurant with a relaxed vibe overlooking the ocean....More

Thank 85bevd
Reviewed 16 December 2017

What a lovely treat this was for our last night in French Polynesia. The setting couldn't be more pretty, the ambience convivial yet intimate, sociable yet elegant, the food was delicious with freshest of fresh fish. Get a table on the pontoon over the water...More

Thank SparklehorseEngland
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11 March 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
14 April 2017|
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3 March 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, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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