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Restaurant Kou-gny

Oro Bay, Near La Piscine Natural | Proche de la piscine naturelle, Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia
+687 70.25.35
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (21 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Oro Bay, Near La Piscine Natural | Proche de la piscine naturelle, Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia
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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Arrive before 6:30pm so that you can see the sunset from the beach. Good lobsters and a selection of French wines.

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Wonderful rustic food served in a causal setting on the beach. Limited menu but what they have is excellent. Had the lobster which was delicious. Included an entree and dessert. Reasonable French wine available with excellent service. Definitely worth the walk if you are staying...More

1  Thank zen_nav
Reviewed 10 December 2017

This is a must! Outdoor restaurant that's super rustic and charming. Sand between your toes, under palm trees, looking out to the perfect aquamarine beach. You need to reserve by phone the day before. We both had the lobster, it was so delicious! It's a...More

1  Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 8 November 2017

You Must Eat Lobster here as long as you stay in Ile Des Pins Since I had Lobster here, I can't eat any Lobster except made by Kou-gny(This is the only side effect of kou-gny) I wonder why Kou-gny didn't have Michelin Stars!!!!

Thank Jiawei_Gu
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This has got to be as close to heaven as you can get! Dining under palm trees by the beach enjoying lobsters, prawns and wine. Pricing is a fraction of what you would pay in Australia. Fixed price menu features lobsters with salad and dessert.

Thank ahpratt
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Be careful while browsing through the reviews here as I believe the place is meant to be "le Kou-gne" which is located between le Méridien and la piscine naturelle in Baie d'Oro (which is the address written for this page) but some pictures and reviews...More

2  Thank Miamadvisor
Reviewed 16 September 2017

a buffet lunch which also includes prawns and mussels. The food was good but very expensive. We were quoted 3000XPF $42 each but when we received the bill it was 4500XPF $62.50 each. We quickly had a refund of 3000XPF.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

This is not good value. For approx $60 you can get a seafood buffet. But there are no fresh salads, just pasta and rice and only 2 types of seafood. It's not that it's bad, it's just hugely over priced compared to spending $15 on...More

Thank TallyHo_8
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Booked the package for the Isle of Pines trip that included the ferry boat return ticket and the buffet at the Kou-Bugny restaurant. The staff were very friendly and welcoming, the buffet was more focused on sea food dishes. Was disappointed and expected more variety...More

Thank flashgordon2016
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We had a good time here despite some of the reviews! We didn't have anything to complain about to be honest! We had breakfast as part of our meal plan for our hotel room and it was great! I don't know why people are saying...More

Thank stevie_leelee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oro Bay, Near La Piscine Natural | Proche de la piscine naturelle, Ile Des Pins, New Caledonia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Caledonia  >  Ile Des Pins
  • Phone Number: +687 70.25.35
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