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La Villa Mahana

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B.P. 941 Amanahune | Vaitape, 98730, French Polynesia
+689 40 67 50 63
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18:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
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Toronto
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

tiny restuarant so book a reservation way in advance. It's an expensive dinner but very worth it, the chefs are very talented.

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Thank miss_sunshine09
Somerset, Kentucky
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Before our trip to Bora Bora, my wife and I researched all the restaurants on the island and this was one of the most highly rated places. We stayed on the Four Seasons Resort and you must schedule many days in advance for a water taxi to the main island to catch a van ride that takes you to the... More 

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Kearny, New Jersey
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I LOVED this restaurant, it turned out to be our favorite meal of the honeymoon. We were able to get reservations about 6 weeks in advance and I am so glad we did. We both did the tasting menu and I also added the wine pairing. The atmosphere was lovely, every course was divinely delicious, and the... More 

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San Clemente, California
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for the two tasting menus with the wine parings so we could share and try everything. It was all very good - and we even liked all the wine parings. The gnocchi with the steak is very rich but the steak is so amazing it melts in your mouth - also loved the Mahi Mahi with bananas. It... More 

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Berlin, New Jersey
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117 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here with some friends that we made in Moorea and had a fantastic meal! The men did the 7 course price fix and the ladies did the 5 course price fix. We did not do the wine pairings but instead ordered bottles of wine. Everyone's meal was terrific. The service is also terrific. This is the number one... More 

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Austin, Texas
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went here on our honeymoon and it was the best meal we ever ate. The service was incredible and the food was impeccable. Make your reservation as soon as you book your trip as they only have a few tables. I highly recommend the menu exotique and menu epicurien.

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Thank sarahstarnes
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were on our honeymoon and had a meal here last month, based on recommendations from a friend that ate here last year. I have to say that we had very high expectations and that is sometimes not a good way to go into a meal. The setting is really beautiful, simple but very romantic and warm. The service was... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We rely very heavily on Trip Advisor when making decisions about where to eat on vacation so when we read several negative reviews written the night before my husband and I were to celebrate our 10-year anniversary dinner at La Villa Mahana, I was deeply worried. So much so - that I asked our concierge to see if she could... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As suggested in the title of my review, my husband and I thought the food was adequate. The tastes did not dance on my tongue as i have experienced in other fine dining restaurants. It simply tasted okay. For the amount of money we spent on this dinner i found that unacceptable. And yes, as mentioned in other reviews, I... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading so many rave reviews about this restaurant, my wife and I were very excited to go here for our 10th anniversary dinner. We were disappointed enough by both the food and service that I needed to post my first review on Trip Advisor. To start with the good, it is a quaint and aesthetically pleasing place, great music... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$96 - US$240
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B.P. 941 Amanahune | Vaitape, 98730, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Bora Bora
  • Phone Number: +689 40 67 50 63
Description
The World Famous 7 table restaurant located in Paradise

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?