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Bistro Tatau

Cnr of Main Beach Road and Fugalei Street | Savalalo, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
+685 22727
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Cnr of Main Beach Road and Fugalei Street | Savalalo, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is one of the best in Apia, if you want to treat someone special, hence the prices are not exactly at the lower end.

Thank _psua777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have had dinner here a handful of times with friends and have not been disappointed. Quiet tasteful surroundings . Delicious menu which with is matched with a good wine selection. Only great quality produce (local and overseas) is used in these delectable dishes. Greatly recommend...More

Thank Gogosina
Reviewed 28 January 2018

When we decided where to go to celebrate our 32nd wedding anniversary - we both knew - Bistrau Tatau - would be the answer. Most dishes are nouvelle cuisine-style with mixture of Samoan and mediteranean flavours- our favorite entry is the famous double-baked souffle and...More

Thank francois210
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Had a very average steak and mash meal. For the price paid, the meal should be shining! The dessert on the other hand both the infamous sticky date pudding and the cheesecake were simply heaven!!! Both desserts were DEVINE!

Thank Dreamingof7
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Didn't really like the food here - eaten here twice and both times I wish I had eaten elsewhere. Not the nicest of settings either right on the corner of the lights and the markets.

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 4 January 2018

has a fantastic menu and the price does demand the best - it feels like it's the best of something, just not sure what that is from a theme perspective? Some great stand-out dishes in its menu like the Sashimi and Duck

Thank airtourer71
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

The food and service was top notch ! You get what you pay for and the high price definitely matches the quality of food and service. We brought the whole family and they were friendly and accommodating towards my kids. I would certainly return again...More

Thank Leon N
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous! The sauce paired so well that I couldn't stop savoring each bite. Well done guys!

Thank Valaimatagi
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We arrived late for lunch and the restaurant was empty! Going with a local may have enhanced the welcome but I suspect the style of the place means that everyone feels special. The large plate of fresh tuna sashimi was straight from the sea and...More

1  Thank Scottmacfarlane
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Nice setting in town close by our hotel. We stayed at the Tanoa. The food and service were top notch.

1  Thank mikedunney
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr of Main Beach Road and Fugalei Street | Savalalo, Apia, Upolu, Samoa
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Samoa  >  Upolu  >  Apia
  • Phone Number: +685 22727
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Smart casual dining in cool air conditioned comfort. Full bar and the most extensive wine list in Samoa served by professional wait staff. Global roaming menu with daily specials sourced from local suppliers and markets. Are you by yourself? - No worries - welcome, we have a table just for you. Have a group of up to 40 for sit down? No problems - come on in and enjoy our private/ VIP dining room. Unique menus created for your special events. All food allergies and dietary preferences catered for. Decor includes a wide range of Polynesian artworks on display. It doesn't get better than this!
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