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Snack Mahana

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Moorea Pk 23,200 c/mer, French Polynesia
Mon - Fri 10:30 - 14:00
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

In years past this charming delightful outdoor lunch place was a favorite destination of ours because the food was so outstanding. We have reviewed it several times all with 5 start ratings, however, our September 2016 visit there was a horrible experience. They have become so popular that it appears they have cut corners with food costs. Instead of home... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

Stopped at this restaurant for lunch while driving around the island. Curry shrimp dish was one of the best seafood dishes I had during our 10 night stay on the island. Burger was very large and perfectly cooked. Staff was good and table by the ocean had a great view. Had to pay cash as they don't accept credit. All... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Floyd Mayweather is asserted to be the best pound for pound pugilist in history, but is well known to be unpleasant. This beachfront cafe/lunch spot may be the best pound for pound dining experience I've ever had, but is pleasant in every possible way. If all they did was baguettes, croques etc they would well and truly justify their existence,... More 

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San Diego, California
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

Absolutely fabulous food in a little roadside restaurant. Outdoor tables right on the water and the poisson cru is perfect, rich with ginger and garlic and coconut milk. A great meal!

Thank Ronald F
Eagle River, Alaska
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

During our 6 day stay on Moorea we had lunch at Snack Mahana three times. Every dish was superb, garlic shrimp, grilled Mahi mahi and the best tuna carpaccio.

Thank Mark H
Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick lunch and wasn't disappointed beautifully cooked fresh mahi mahi outstanding value and the ice cream was wonderful.

Thank TFidler
Arroyo Grande, California
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015

Great place to eat. Lunch only and cash only. We ate right at the lagoons edge and had poison cru, grilled mahi mahi and bananas flambé . All excellent. The service was great, but at the Tahitian pace which to us was no problem. We are planning to go back!

Thank Phil M
Santeny, France
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

Located at 15/20 min walk from the Intercontinental Resort & Spa We were lucky enough to get immediately a table as we did not book. People after us had to wait ! Affordable and delicious food, everything is fresh and so tasty at a reasonable price. The service is a bit long due to the number of customers, but the... More 

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Lexington, Massachusetts
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

This is a small, family-run business that serves only lunch. There are tables by the water with a wonderful view. The food is excellent - clearly very fresh. Go early as they can run out of things

Thank ubt1234
Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Best food I have ever had. WARNING: pay in franks or they will not give you correct change and take a commission.

Thank Steph B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
French, Seafood, Polynesian, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 14:00
10:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moorea Pk 23,200 c/mer, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Moorea
  • Phone Number: 564170
The locals told us about this place, and the food was excellent, and a great value, considering the prices at the regular restaurants.

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