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Au P'tit Cafe

$$ - $$$French, European,
8 Av des Freres Carcopino, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
+687 28.21.89
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheesecake” (19 reviews)
“red mullet” (2 reviews)
French, European, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
8 Av des Freres Carcopino, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’d like one of those in every town. The midday crowd seems to be made up mostly of locals - nice to see people taking their lunch seriously. What is really standing out here are dishes where flavours, textures and nutritional values are careful matched...More

Thank Andre S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quite well located but the food and drink is terrible expensive whilst the service is quite satisfactory. Coffee was delicious.

Thank Mal B
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Au P'tit Cafe offer great French cuisine at reasonable prices. The daily and weekly menu consist of a small selection off specially prepared dishes made from the freshest produce available on the day of service. The dishes are fresh, tasty, visually inviting and a feast...More

Thank DebMac_10
Reviewed 19 April 2018

The best little restaurant along the Bay de Citron. Wonderfull service excellent food with a real French flare. Generous portions. Don't change a thing. We ended up going twice.

Thank Chris & Willie V
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Very much in bistro style without any pretense at fine dining, this restaurant concentrates on serving excellent food at reasonable prices without paying too much attention to fancy surroundings or visual presentation, and that was just fine, because their food was excellent. It's also very...More

Thank retiredtravelwriter
Reviewed 18 March 2018

This restaurant prides itself on only serving main courses and desserts, which were all inscribed on chalkboards, as was the wine list, and spectacularly, for those of us who are not native French speakers, the restauranteur cleverly produced an iPad, which contained photos of each...More

Thank Houlihan2
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Was told about this restaurant so decided to visit for lunch. Popular with local French. Only had 4 main course to choose from. Both had the veal which was good. Only 4 desert to choose from, cheesecake was lovely. Okay wine list.

Thank Pauline B
Reviewed 14 February 2018

Our heart sunk when we did arrive at the restaurant as they couldn’t find our booking, but when I showed the email confirming they apologised for the mix up and found us a table immediately. We ate here last January and given we were only...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here and were not disappointed. It has the ambience of a really good local and a small menu but the flavours and quality of the produce really shine through and it was the best dinner we had in Nouméa. We had the...More

Thank Maconnor
Reviewed 1 December 2017

I must admit a little disappointed compared to France, I suppose that make sense really, it was more like a quick lunch time restaurant for the price anyway. Just average as the food does not spark any memories. We were on a cruise ship so...More

Thank Julie O
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14 February 2017|
Response from mealadvisor | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if the restaurant keeps an eye out for questions on this website. You might be better off calling them (or if you've booked a hotel in Nouméa, you could email them and ask them to phone). My guess is it's... More
Cynthia M
6 December 2016|
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Response from Philippa M | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend booking ahead. Au Petit is super popular.
2 October 2016|
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Response from Yannick J | Property representative |
Hello , Sorry but the restaurant is closed every saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, European, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Av des Freres Carcopino, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Caledonia  >  Grand Terre  >  Noumea
  • Phone Number: +687 28.21.89
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The Restaurant Au P'tit Cafe , located in Noumea, New Caledonia , is pleased to introduce you to the Caledonian Cuisine and Gastronomy . Our facility is open from Tuesday to Friday from 11:30 to 13:30 and from 19h to 21:30 . Au p'tit cafe, you can eat every week a selection of four dishes , made ​​with the utmost care by our Chef David Cano and his team. The principle is to combine the Caledonians products, so they can tell you all their flavors , using cooking techniques from Around the World . All , respecting the environment, because all our products are used in season. Each week is a new challenge for us to be on top of your expectations , and you are always surprised by our kitchen.
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