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“Delicious - a place to enjoy”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of St James Bora Bora

St James Bora Bora
Ranked #1 of 17 Restaurants in Vaitape
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: French, Seafood, European, Fusion, Polynesian
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Drinks, After-hours, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: It's a waterside restaurant with a spectacular view of sunset,you can enjoy our creations of coktails and our menu with new flavours .we have 4 differents atmospheres including a VIP table for enjoying a tasting menu created by chef Temauri Foster.The St James team will welcome you to make an unforgetable memorie.come, taste, and enjoy
Lucerne, Switzerland
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Delicious - a place to enjoy”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2012

My boyfriend and i had dinner on 7th May 2012 at the restuarant St. James. As this restaurant is a waterfront, we had been placed at a very nice table with beautiful see view - very romantic,
We had ordered as a starter the salmon tartar ( nice could have been cut a bit thinner). For the main course we had ordered the fish Mahi Mahi with a sauce au vanille and the Papio with another special sauce.
For Dessert we ordered the creme brule trilogy -choloate, vanille and pistache,
Everything was so delicious !
The service was good and efficient.
The restaurant has as well a nice bar at the waterfront. Yesterday we went back to the bar and had a drink and a Lavazzo Espresso.
We like the atmosphere, the food and drinks and the people working there are nice. We will visit this restaurant /bar again before leaving Bora Bora end of next week.

  • Visited May 2012
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2 Thank Eveline T
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
San Diego
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77 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
“Best Meal While on Bora Bora”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2012

My wife and I ate at St. James on 4/6/12, and had a very nice meal. We started with Tuna Tartar in a mango sauce that was excellent and we are not big on raw fish. My wife had the Mahi Mahi and I tried the Papio ( a deep water jack) which were done to perfection and excellent. We finished with the creme brule trilogy (enough for two persons) and the chocolate fallen cake which were both excellent.

This is a waterfront restaurant with a very nice ambiance. We highly recommend it.

  • Visited April 2012
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3 Thank imcookn
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CaracasVenezuela
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Lunch at St. James”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2012

Great food, beautiful terrace, lovely presentation, spotless service, wonderful prices!

Visited April 2012
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3 Thank MariaKoppel
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Ascot
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Good restaurant on the mainland.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2012

Nice location, friendly service and good food. I would recommend this restaurant when visiting Bora Bora.

Visited April 2012
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1 Thank Ascot-Globetrotters
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Brisbane, Australia
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77 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
“Simply wonderful”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2012

We have just got back to our hotel after having dinner here and was so impressed that I had to write the review straight away. We went here for lunch a couple of days ago and booked again for tonight after a wonderful lunch.
This is a beautiful spot right on the water (there are not many places to eat outside your hotel over looking the water) with a great little bar attached. We both had the 5 course tasting menu (which cost less than an entree and main at our hotel) and it was amazing. We had scallop carpaccio, foie gras, fish, fillet of beef and red fruits and it was the best meal we have had since we left home. The service was very good too.
The great thing though was that they picked us up and dropped us off to our boat which took us back to the resort. Would definitely eat here again if it wasn't on the other side of the island.

  • Visited March 2012
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4 Thank TLee41
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