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Star Studio

$$ - $$$
French, Polynesian
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Centre Commercial Aline, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
+689 40 45 30 13
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have come to Star Studio several times now and it’s become a regular stop whenever we come to Papeete. The food is always great, the welcome always warm and friendly. It’s a great place to cool off, have a beer and a bit to eat on a hot day around town. The last time we were... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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202 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is down an alley off Boulevard de la Reine Pomare IV and is outside but all covered. They asked if I wanted smoking or non smoking and had a menu in English. I ordered the Mahi Mahi for lunch and a large bottle of water. The fish came with broccoli and rice and was quite generous. There was... More 

Thank e10750law
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We were recommended by the jewelery. My wife had assiette polynesienne snd I had Cot'e de bouef followed by a coffee with Creme caramel. Mine was outstanding: the meat more than soft, juicy and full of flavor. My wife's choice including the mousse aux chocolate was averaged. Perhaps I am just the better eater?! I recommend the restaurant which is... More 

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152 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Very disappointing experience. It was hot and full of smoke. In a shopping mall with no character but serves as passage between two main roads. during the lunch hour the fume from the diesel cars can get very invasive....to say the least. Food wise, the same as the snack joints that we had been trying to avoid. Staff are not... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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103 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Stopped here for lunch on a very hot, humid day. Very nice breeze through the tables because of the layout of the tables in a corridor with openings in three directions. Very good, large salads. Nice selections of beer and wine.

Thank T Y
Brisbane, Australia
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92 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016

On a wet day in Papeete, we went into Star Studio seeking WiFi, Food and Wine in that order. We had a tasty “Prawns in a Curry Sauce” which was beautifully presented in a half pineapple in the shape of a cup, with Rice. So the meal was good. We had what proved to be a very expensive bottle of... More 

Thank Bill E
Anchorage, Alaska
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

Best breakfast in town outside of anything inside a hotel. Coffee , American eggs and bacon, easy menu to read, perfect for a town that doesn't offer a lot of breakfast places Free Wi-Fi located inside a mall for easy access

1 Thank Todd J
Portland, Oregon
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329 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

We had breakfast at the Star Studio out in the courtyard and were pleasantly surprised. The food was plentiful and good and included fresh juice and fruits. A good choice for Breakfast in Papeete!

Thank Roams-A-Lot
Papeete, French Polynesia
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2015

It is very well located in downtown, parking is at the very top of the building, shoping store around. The food are really good! the price also is average. Very friendly staff. I recommend this place.

Thank Raiteva
Las Vegas, Nevada
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220 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2015

We primarily stopped here for the free WIFI and had lunch before our flight out. We were pleased that we did. The service was excellent; the portions were huge and quality very good. We stayed a couple of nights in Papeete and wished we would have found this place sooner.

Thank rosieox

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 2,200 - USD 3,000
French, Polynesian
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centre Commercial Aline, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Papeete
  • Phone Number: +689 40 45 30 13

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