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££ - £££
French, American, Seafood, Polynesian
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Pk 6 9 Coastal Road | Maharepa, Maharepa 98728, French Polynesia
+689 40 56 58 00
17:30 - 22:00
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Kirkland, Washington
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255 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent lagoon fish, good wine choice, delicious chocolate mousse, convivial Rudy (his son is one of the dhefs now). They will pick up and drop you if you are in a certain hotel range.

Thank lajolla1
Charleston, South Carolina
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This experience confirmed our opinion that one does not visit French Polynesia for the dining experience. While a comfortable and cozy environment, with personal attention from the father of the chef noted (and not smothering), the meal was just "good", even including their signature dish. I was actually chastised midway through my meal by the father for "ruining the presentation"... More 

Thank Southgaw
Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Classic cooking with fresh island produce. Great fish choices and signature parot/crab dish a hit.Great friendly service and shuttle pick-up. Go and try it now.

Thank hudsonss
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We tried this place at the advice of our resort receptionist. Their signature parrot fish was divine. It simply melted in your mouth, and the taste was sublime. My wife and 7 year old son loved the pork knuckle dish too. It is not a luxury restaurant, as it has very simple decor, but the food is excellent.

Thank Wobsinus
Queenstown, New Zealand
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just been this place for dinner. Organized pickup from hotel all good, arrived and welcome by the owner. I have the famous parrot fish stuffed. Have nothing to complain, unique taste recommend to try. My partner have the pork in the port wine. Nothing to complain too, very taste, and isnt sweet what we have c everywhere we go.... More 

Thank Juninho-NZ
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31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great local & well worth booking ahead as always busy. Lovely food with family of 6. Free Hotel pickup & drop off part of the service

Thank AlanAuckland
Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rudy's has a delicious range of seafood and meat entrees. The French influence is evident in the excellent sauces (saffron sauce with moon fish was outstanding), appetizers, and desserts. We have visited Moorea four times in about eight years, and Rudy's consistently delicious. The host will describe the preparations for the specials, gives information on the contrasts, and will talk... More 

Thank CarrieOn7
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66 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Following Trip Advisor recommendation we walked down from Manava Beach resort to Rudy's at around 6pm ... no booking.. NZ/Aus first sitting! Following trip advisor recommendations two of us had the parrot fish stuffed with crab. OMG! Well worth five stars. Amazing. So light and full of flavour. Mrs had mahimahi and Master the scallops. Dessert. We had crepes aux... More 

Thank KaraTony
Kilcoy, Australia
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's already rated as one of the top 5 restaurants in Moorea and for good reason: free pickup, great service, beautiful food and nice ambience.We ate here twice and came away licking our lips, twice. Best pina colada on the island, too!

Thank Ian B
Blacksburg, VA
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We rented a VRBO villa for 2 nights in Moorea before finishing our stay at the Hilton. We went to Rudy's on a Tuesday night and it was packed. Definitely the best dinner we had in Moorea. We had the mussels and garlic bread as an appetizer and had the filet mignon, strip steak and the parrot fish. Rudy is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, American, Seafood, Polynesian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pk 6 9 Coastal Road | Maharepa, Maharepa 98728, French Polynesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  French Polynesia  >  Society Islands  >  Moorea  >  Maharepa
  • Phone Number: +689 40 56 58 00

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?