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Le Souffle

54 Rue Paul Gauguin, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
+689 40 57 00 17
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“souffle” (14 reviews)
“escargot” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
54 Rue Paul Gauguin, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Souffle is great and larger than the photo. Enjoyed the ambience of the restaurant and flavour of the souffle. So rich and enticing, could not ask for more.

Thank Murray135
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for lunch with no reservation and got one of the last tables. We had beers while checking the menu and bread, butter, and a small pot of Rilette was immediately put on the table. Then the specials board arrived with an extensive list of...More

Thank A R H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Le Soufflé came highly recommended and it was truly an outstanding experience from beginning to end. The restaurant is intimate & welcoming with a wide variety of menu options. To start, my group shared 2 savory soufflés which were delicious. Light, fluffy and served with...More

Thank mquiz1
Reviewed 24 March 2018

The restaurant was recommended by a local friend and it did not disappoint. A very wide choice available. Staff were very friendly and helpful, English is well spoken and understood. Pricing was reasonable, wine selection limited but covered all popular varieties. Would definitely eat here...More

Thank ChrisKNZ
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Large, sumptuous decadent portions of meat and seafood soufflés together with huge portions of chocolate and berry soufflé desserts...Voila, c'est tres magnifique!

Thank theri7
Reviewed 21 February 2018

With only one day in Papeete we had planned everything including a dinner at this restaurant. After our long day around the island we decided to try and find the restaurant using the map we had downloaded in preparation. After navigating our way through the...More

1  Thank fujiwara95
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Needed a reservation for 6 and a place to put luggage before the airport at 10 pm. Food was fabulous, service impeccable and great wine list.

Thank whyland
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Small French restaurant with some English speaking staff, menu and most important AC...Food ions. Flavors and quality of food was wonderful. Tried escargot, pork, tuna, souffle, shrimp in a variety of sauces. Price of dinner was a little more than expected but worth the value.

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Food was perfect as was service, quality of meals & taste with a zest of Parisian taste. We were a party of nine and the crew was realy careful specialy on a friday night. Will recommend Soufflé on dessert, the meal/salted ones were good too...More

Thank Sean W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This restaurant serves excellent French food and the service is competent and personal. Be sure to try the warm tofu salad. The desert soufflé is delicious, but you might want to split one.

Thank Matthew-Tahiti
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28 June 2016|
Response from Angela M | Reviewed this property |
Book straight away. An Australian group of 30 booked almost the entire restaurant two weeks in advance.
Nilal W
16 February 2016|
Response from Angela M | Reviewed this property |
Everything in Tahiti is ridiculously pricy....a recent study shows that F& B costs 39% more than continental France. Having lived here for one year and tried many many restaurants (the good EURO 45 per head.....the less... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Rue Paul Gauguin, Papeete 98713, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Tahiti  >  Papeete
  • Phone Number: +689 40 57 00 17
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