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Mai Kai Bora Bora

$$ - $$$French, Seafood,
B.p: 162 | Bora Bora, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
+689 40 60 38 00
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Seafood, Polynesian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
B.p: 162 | Bora Bora, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The locals really will point you in the best direction. This was recommended by both a taxi driver and the saleswoman from the pearl farm and they were absolutely correct. I ate at both yacht clubs and by far Maikai was my favorite, and the...More

Thank Jamira D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In our opinion best pina coladas and hamburgers. We ate here 2 times during our 14 night stay and had hoped to go one more time, but closed on sundays. Service was friendly, place was clean. Unfortunately both time we were there it was raining,...More

Thank Constance R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great salmon, wonderful prawn curry. Both dishes were well prepared and full of flavor. The convenience of the shuttle service was a great plus.

Thank Alison Z
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We were excited to try this restaurant and unfortunately it was a very bad experience. the first night no one picked us up at the hotel for our reservation and when we called them they said they did not have a reservation for us. Our...More

1  Thank phedras
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here for a drink while walking round the island. Very friendly service and the frozen margaritas were awesome. Definately going back 😃👍

1  Thank Melissa N
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Our first meal was after a day of hiking. We had the mahi burger and poisson cru and it was very good. We returned for dinner later in the week and were very disappointed. The location is beautiful.

Thank JenniferBaumstark
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

After reading some reviews on this restaurant we were looking forward to a really good night. We were picked up promptly by the restaurant from our hotel albeit a dollar each way which we didn’t have a problem with as it was further than most...More

Thank Paulstripsabout
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Local high end pearl shop in the front. A beautiful hotel with dock and sailboats in back. Great restaurant on the ocean. We had a nice lunch and relaxed with a couple of drinks. Wonderful Polynesian seafood dishes. Light and yet filling. The sailboats and...More

1  Thank Journeyman644
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Very peaceful place for dinner, the food is amazing and the service is really good. Nice view over the sea.

1  Thank martina m
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We had dinner here through our travel company. It was by far the best meal we had on the island. I would definitely go again

3  Thank Steve M
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Vicki G
11 July 2017|
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Response from Adam S | Reviewed this property |
Arrange your shuttle with your resort. That's what we did and confirmed with driver time of pick up. No live music when we were there.
7 December 2016|
Response from EZTravelGIG | Reviewed this property |
CONTACT MAIKAI MARINA & YACHT CLUB M. Kito Sylvain, General Manager, Co-owner M. Teiva Tapare, Executive Chef, Co-owner MaiKai Team Marina Information Tel. +689 40 603 800 Cel. +689 87 26 12 78 or +689 87 79 23... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: B.p: 162 | Bora Bora, Vaitape 98730, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Bora Bora  >  Vaitape
  • Phone Number: +689 40 60 38 00
  • E-mail
Overlooking the water, the MaiKai Restaurant features international, French & Polynesian cuisine with elegant water views. With both casual and intimate dining options the MaiKai Restaurant embraces its surroundings to offer high quality cuisine in an idyllic setting. The MaiKai’s Lounge Bar appeals to those looking for a fun, relaxed atmosphere to socialize over drinks and the setting sun. We serve signature martinis & exotic island drinks along with happy hour and late night bar menus
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