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Chez Toto Restaurant

13 Rue Auguste Brun | Quartier Latin, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
+687 28.80.42
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“tripe” (4 reviews)
“escargot” (13 reviews)
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French, European
$$ - $$$
13 Rue Auguste Brun | Quartier Latin, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The feel of a small Parisian bistro in the heart of Nouméa - this place really delivers. Be prepared to book ahead if you going on a weekend but don’t visit Nouméa without a meal at Chez Toto. This is good food done simply and...More

Thank SFraser75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No English menu and no real attempt to assist in translating. Advised no prawns but table next to us were eating prawns and we were advised that this part of the degustation. We weren't offered this nor was it on the menu I google translated....More

Thank Australiacatcat
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

I had heard rave reviews about Chez Toto and as it is a short walk from where I am staying I couldn't miss the opportunity to try it for myself. It is a typically French bistro with seating inside for about 30 people. Simple decor...More

Thank Claire P
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We were recently in Noumea for the day and found Chez Toto online. Our party of five were not disappointed despite our limited French. The escargot were fabulous and I think the duck was the best I have ever eaten. Chez Toto is a little...More

Thank vickieckinder
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is a fabulous restaurant tucked away in the Latin Quarter. The food is as authentic as you can get, one of our companions had the tripe which she said was superb. I had the duck which was also amazing. All the food was beautifully...More

1  Thank Nony Ruth V
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is our go-to restaurant, tucked away in the Latin Quarter, a 15 minute stroll from the boat terminal. The food served up by Chef Toto is hearty, so order wisely, especially if you're wanting a light lunch. The charcuterie plate is huge and very...More

Thank SigriddeC
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

This was probably our favourite meal on our trip because it was authentic French food with lots of flavour and great value. It's a small restaurant to make a reservation or get there early. We tried to ring and book but couldn't get through as...More

1  Thank TashCushla
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Three couples for dinner. We Couldn't believe the atmosphere, so authentic, just as described in other reviews, and the wonderful staff so helpful for English speakers. The entrees were huge, the frois gras amazing! We struggled to eat our main courses, and all enjoyed the...More

Thank rossacammell
Reviewed 1 March 2017

On the specials menu Chez Toto had tripe . It had been a long time since I had really good tripe , This was as good as I have ever had in France or Vietnam . It was our last night in New Caledonia after...More

Thank alohamac
Reviewed 14 December 2016

relatively not too expensive ...most prices in New Caledonia we found to be similar to Sydney) proper french cooking with delightful staff.

Thank anna c
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Robin W
4 June 2016|
Response from Bronwyn H | Reviewed this property |
I don't know, none of our group were, but I'm sure if you ask Chef Christophe, he would answer.
12 March 2016|
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Response from Catherine B | Reviewed this property |
I would absolutely make a reservation. This restaurant is popular with the locals so always good to book ahead.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Rue Auguste Brun | Quartier Latin, Noumea, Grand Terre 98800, New Caledonia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Caledonia  >  Grand Terre  >  Noumea
  • Phone Number: +687 28.80.42
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