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Au Piment Rouge

rue du Marechal Foch | Front of Vodafone in center town, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
+689 40 85 64 64
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
17 Nov 2017
“A Perfect Little Get Away”
12 Aug 2016
“Truly a diamond in the rough! ”
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rue du Marechal Foch | Front of Vodafone in center town, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Great location, excellent dining and wonderful service. You will not be disappointed. We came across this cute little restaurant while in port for the day with Princess. A locals place where you actually feel welcome. Thank you....

Thank ArrowheadH
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We came for a quick dinner on a Friday night. The owner/waiter was there to greet is on arrival. He was in great form and set a brilliant atmosphere in the restaurant. He told us the kitchen was a little busy and even brought us...More

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

The food, service n the environment is amazing. The waitress name Elisabeth, she is so friendly n nice. I stand at the entrance while looking at the french menu which I m not understand, it happens when she approach me with an English menu I...More

Thank Mackaz T
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Had lunch here one day, had a meat stew in tomato sauce with bell peppers. Stew was tasty and somewhat spicy, served with mashed potatoes and fresh rolls. Happy.

Thank Repomies
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Located in the center of Papeete, near the Cathedral and the market place, this restaurant offers the opportunity to taste the regional cooking the French "Pays Basque"

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

One person ( owner ) he is the waiter and he does everything else. Long time to take the order and everything else. I ordered Ribeye steak and the meat was bad. So please order Fish and French Fries...

Thank Antonio R
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Our ship is overnighting in Tahiti so we asked our tour guide for a restaurant recommendation and he said Au Piment Rogue. With a little help from the friendly locals we found this charming place with an equally charming host. His wine recommendation was great...More

Thank MaryMuss
Reviewed 26 July 2014

Au Piment Rouge is a cute little restaurant in Papeete that has great food and service. I highly recommend the axoa (a veal stew) and the calamari with chorizo.

Thank SteadyWanderlust
Reviewed 13 July 2013

We had a very relaxing, delicious early lunch here while in Papeete. It's on a busy street, but you feel far from the hustle and bustle of the city. The waiters are friendly and attentive. The food was yummy and in the style of the...More

Thank Jetfiretraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 1,477 - USD 4,799
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Digital Payments, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du Marechal Foch | Front of Vodafone in center town, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Papeete
  • Phone Number: +689 40 85 64 64
  • E-mail
In center town, near the Papeete Market Place, the restaurant "Au Piment Rouge" will welcome you in the south west of France and the Bask Country. Our menu is translate in english, italian, and japanese. Local fishes, meats (beef, veal, lamb, chicken) and many other delicious dishes are waiting for you. For our specialities, be confident with our "chipirons" (calamaries), our best...
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