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Te Mao Rangiroa

Avatoru, Avatoru 98775, French Polynesia
+689 40 96 04 55
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (10 reviews)
“meat platter” (3 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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French, European
$$ - $$$
Avatoru, Avatoru 98775, French Polynesia
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Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Cosy Lounge, many sorts of beers, all the cocktail you want and a welcoming owner. Open every day (except Monday) starting 5pm. Free pick up

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Emilie M
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Patrick and Sophie, who own the place, are just charming and the atmosphere is lovely. Covered porches in a pretty yard, with relaxed comfortable chairs and couches for seating. Drinks are handcrafted and reasonably priced. They also have a good selection of beers and wines....More

Date of visit: May 2017
2  Thank cconn00
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

We went three times to the Te Mao and really enjoyed the great food and the very nice atmosphere. Patrick and Sophie are great hosts and gave us a warm welcome; it was always nice to chat with them. We had a great and unique...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank Claudia V
Reviewed May 6, 2017

My friend and I were on a diving trip to Rangiroa, and every day after diving would head to Te Mao, for wonderful tapas and a staggering selection of European beer that you would not expect to see in such a remote place - apparently...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank SamuelCarey
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife just had our first dinner on the island. We did not want to stay at the hotel for dinner, so the front desk recommended this place since they do pick up. It was exceptional. We are not much of a drinker...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank jeffersonc403
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

Patrick and Sophie are great....fantastic tapas, nice setting, pickup service included. You can feel their love of the island as transplants from Paris....don't miss this place on your visit to Rangiroa!

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank dmj2013
Reviewed March 12, 2017

Patrick and his wife are Parisian transplants, in their second year here. Dinner was either a charcuterie plate or a vegetarian tapas plate. We had both, and the complement each other quite well. Then the main course - either fish or meat, all served tapas...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank mach111
Reviewed January 14, 2017

Excellent tapas and drinks of all kind including beers you would even have difficulty to find back in Europe !!!

Date of visit: January 2017
2  Thank Gregoire P
Reviewed December 17, 2016

This place is neat and cool . I particularly liked the zen decoration. Patrick and Sophie made it a way that people feel at home. There are 2 outside chalets with deemed light, comfy sofas and soft music. Sophie is a great cook and makes...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Deborah D
Reviewed November 3, 2016

We dined here on our last night in Rangiroa. If only we'd come earlier in our trip we'd have had time to return! We were picked up from our hotel by Patrick and brought to the bar. We were talked through the different tapas dishes...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank Alison H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avatoru, Avatoru 98775, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Tuamotu Archipelago  >  Rangiroa  >  Avatoru
  • Phone Number: +689 40 96 04 55
  • E-mail
Te Mao is the first Lounge Bar in Rangiroa, we propose cocktails, beers, wine and a selection of French Tapas (appetizer, meat, fish, dessert). Come and discover this cosy and "chic" place with confortable sofa in a nice and quiet garden where we have mixed modern and polynesian traditionnal architecture.
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