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Snack Mahana

Moorea Pk 23,200 c/mer, French Polynesia
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (222 reviews)
“poisson cru” (105 reviews)
“mahi mahi” (123 reviews)
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French, Seafood, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Moorea Pk 23,200 c/mer, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a little restaurant by the edge of the lagoon. Despite the simple setting few other places offer such delicious truly fresh food. Service could be a little better, but i still highly recommend.

Thank TahitiTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

our tour guide in Papeete recommended us going for lunch when we told him we were vgoing to Moorea. He said th crumbed Mahi Mahi with coconut milk was so fresh and just like they made it at home. He also stressed that you arrive...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a unique and delightful place for lunch. It is right on the beach and the menu is limited. If you arrive too late, the menu becomes more limited. But it is a fun stop and very laid back. The food is delicious and...More

Thank DaveandJudy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beach-side cafe with great food. Menu looks a bit generic, but the food is incredible, and the portions are HUGE. We had Tuna Carpaccio and Poisson Cru and both were perhaps the best we had in two weeks in Polynesia. Poisson Cru...More

Thank hodgkintom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing tuna carpaccio & my grilled mahi w/peppercorn sauce was amazing, and wonderful fat French fries, but DO NOT come in a hurry. Took us 10 min to get a menu because they don’t have enough menus printed. Food quality 5/5. The employees are pleasant,...More

Thank Joanna B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch as we were driving around the island exploring. The food was delicious but they were out of most things when we went such as burgers, cold plates, etc. The mahi with black pepper sauce was great. They do not accept credit...More

Thank Worldtraveler2112112
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Being on Moorea you should taste this restaurant for a lunch. Please make a reservation if you won‘t wait too long to be seated close to the sea

Thank schmumues
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is where you want to go to experience a legitimate local experience. Blink, and you will miss it from the street, but pass through what looks like the entrance to someone's private home and discover the most honest, fresh, and truly delicious cuisine. I...More

1  Thank Viv C
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Only open for lunch. Best to call for reservation but you can try to get a seat right when they open at 11. The menu is in French and English so you can just smile and point if your don't speak French. Very fresh food...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed 3 May 2018

What a wonderful lunch we had at Snack Mahana! It was packed, and with good reason. Sitting under a large sea grape tree, eating fresh seafood and drinking a cold Hinano, my husband and I were in heaven. I can still taste the tuna steak...More

Thank emilyechevar
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27 June 2017|
Response from eclairtaupo | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if you can - we just turned up and managed to get a table.
stephanie n
29 August 2016|
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Response from Msmaddy S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, as I recall, they offered couple of vegetarians! Sorry for the late response btw!
5 August 2016|
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Response from Remipatrick | Reviewed this property |
We payed with local currency, but I believe they take other currency and possibly credit card as well. If not, there is a bank nearby with an ATM and where you can get cash if needed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moorea Pk 23,200 c/mer, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Moorea
  • Phone Number: 564170
The locals told us about this place, and the food was excellent, and a great value, considering the prices at the regular restaurants.
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