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Aloe Cafe

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$$ - $$$
French, Cafe, Polynesian
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Centre Commercial le Pahia, Vaitape BP 1099 , French Polynesia
0689677888
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We stopped in after shopping in Vaitape for a quick Hinano and bite to eat. The big seller was the free wifi and close location to the taxi pick up. Actually the menu was pretty good; I ordered the chicken with coconut sauce. So yummy! The only downside is no ocean view. The service was pretty quick too and reasonably... More 

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Thank Kari A
Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hamburger was pretty good but the service was awful. It took my husband about 15 minutes to get a refill on tap water and it wasn't even busy.

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Thank ahawaii2017
Newcastle, Australia
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

dropped in here for lunch while riding bikes around the island. Food service was quick and of a decent quality.

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Thank daveBB
Melbourne, Australia
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here after a few people had recommended it to us. We shared a pizza which was very average. Service was reasonably good but there is definitely better food around!

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Thank kirstimc
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A local cafe, simple but clean. Friendly people. They do serve snacks, good for lunch but for "fine" dinning you're better served in Bloody Mary's.

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Thank Yin O
Mountain View, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quick stop for cold beer after shopping. Beers were ice cold. Coldest we experienced the whole trip. Drink it fast though because everything melts within seconds.

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Thank sdsunsurfer
New York City, New York
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here after taking the shuttle over to the mainland. Didn't realize that many restaurants kitchens close after 2 pm. This was open - had a Panini and a burger. Beers are cheap! and it across from Chin Lee supermarket that has 6 packs for $13.50 USD.

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Thank siconolfil2
Fareham, United Kingdom
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203 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 311 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

My wife and I were looking for some lunch during our day trip to Bora Bora. If we had been looking for tourist knick-knacks we'd still be there as that is all the shops seemed to sell, but there was a dearth of cafés. Small wonder, then, that this café was full. We went inside and were told to wait... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here for lunch and the staff and food were terrific. As foodies that have traveled the world and literally eaten at the best restaurant in the world (Osteria Francescana) I can say the food here is so good. Saying that I had the combo of Possion Cru, Tuna Sashimi and Tuna Tartar (which isn't cooked) and it... More 

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Thank Darrin R
San Clemente, California
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253 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 399 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

It was pouring rain so we stopped here to wait it out. We sat under the covered patio. They were extremely busy as other tourists were doing the same as us! Food was good. Nice rest stop!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Cuisine
French, Cafe, Polynesian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centre Commercial le Pahia, Vaitape BP 1099, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Bora Bora  >  Vaitape
  • Phone Number: 0689677888
Description
We read about it in our lonely planet guide book. They don't have their own website, but here are some sites that reference them. http://www.boraboraisland.com/cyber/ http://www.trivago.com/bora-bora-95418/restaurants/aloe-cafe-886943 http://www.tahiti-tourisme.com/islands/borabora/bora-bora-restaurants.asp

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