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Captain Bligh

$$ - $$$
Punaauia, Punaauia, French Polynesia
+689 40 45 21 00
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good39%
  • Average23%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“parrot fish” (2 reviews)
“beers” (2 reviews)
“island” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Punaauia, Punaauia, French Polynesia
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1 - 10 of 11 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been staying at the Le Méridien Resort for 1 week and eating at the resort almost exclusively. Today we went exploring for a restaurant for lunch as the rain finally subsided. Followed Google maps to a couple of restaurants that the directions were...More

Thank N2bonz
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

There was nothing seafaring about the restaurant. Most disappointing atmosphere only made worse by the quality of the food. We had fish - worst dish on the Island. As for the Baked Alaska we should have known better to order bearing in mind the climate....More

Thank JM-Mebear
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My travel companion and I (aka spousal unit) visited this restaurant at 6p on a Wednesday night. We had the restaurant entirely to ourselves for the entire mail (Tahitians tend to eat later in the evening.) We shared a "mixed salad" appetizer ($10 US) which...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This place has the most fantastic sunset views from the pier as well as the restaurants. The fresh fish was spoiled by a heavy, nondescript sauce. They could do better with pan-frying or grilling. The waitress was great.

Thank seabreeze j
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Had 2 visits to Captain Blighs.Lovely location over the sea and stunning views.Decor is very island so felt truly on holiday.Husband had the steak with Roquefort dressing,enjoyed but a tad rare.I had the salmon and it was devine.Lovely staff who were so polite.Sunday lunch was...More

Thank Staffydog55
Reviewed 16 March 2016

My husband had read about the Lagoonarium at Captain Bligh's, but it's either closed or undergoing renovations. However we did decide to have a beer and then had dinner there. Most people eat later in Tahiti, so the place was not too busy when we...More

Thank IndianaTraveler64
Reviewed 18 January 2016

I can't mention anything about the price as my family and I were treated to lunch here during our vacation visiting family in French Polynesia. We had the buffet, which consisted of poisson cru lait coco, sashimi, French bread, a variety of salads such as...More

Thank 808chelle
Reviewed 31 July 2015

The view was OK if you are in the quartier. Very expensive for Tahiti. Service was slow. The only good thing was the beef for me. The crepe and raw fish are disappointing.

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Quite a nice place to mingle with locals the buffet was fair, the view nice, but the lagoonarium aquarium was closed for renovations, too bad.

Thank HelenePankowski
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Nice restaurant really nice staff and for Tahiti very good value, very Tahitian people dancing and enyoing themselves a must visit if you are here.

Thank John T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Punaauia, Punaauia, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Punaauia
  • Phone Number: +689 40 45 21 00
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