French Guiana restaurants

Top Choice Creole in Cayenne

La Petite Maison

Easily one of Cayenne's most charming spots for lunch or dinner, La Petite Maison really lives up to its name and is an old traditional Cayenne house, homely decorated with an elegant feel and serving an innovative …
Top Choice French in Cayenne

Restaurant Paris Cayenne

Buzzing ambience meets white-tablecloth elegance at Cayenne's chicest dining spot. Ring the buzzer to enter, and don't be put off by the initial darkness in the horseshoe wooden bar – you'll soon be conducted into t…
Top Choice Creole in St Laurent du Maroni

La Goélette

The best restaurant in St Laurent, 'the Schooner' is indeed built boatlike over the river and offers a selection of breezy tables with great views toward Suriname. The food is excellent, with a range of seafood and …
French in Cayenne

Les Palmistes

The best place to people-watch on the Place des Palmistes also serves up perfect Caribbean-French ambience. Sit on the wooden terrace with its wrought-iron balustrade to dine on pleasant salads, crepes, pizzas and F…
Market in Cacao

Sunday Market

This lively Hmong Sunday market serves up various Lao street-food dishes such as pho, and day-trippers from Cayenne often come to Cacao on a Sunday just to experience it. While it won't impress anyone who has spent …
Creole in Cayenne

Kaz Mimi

This quaint little house on a central Cayenne side street serves up an impressively elaborate menu of Creole cooking to tables both on its breezy patio and in its homely dining room. The dishes on offer, including s…
French in Mana & Awala-Yalimopo

Le Buffalo

Delicious French cuisine with a Guianese twist in the middle of Mana.
Crepes in Cayenne

Ti Krampouezh

This delightful artisanal crêperie offers just a handful of tables and fairly restrictive opening hours even by French standards, but the welcome is warm and, most importantly, the crepes and galettes are delicious.…
Fusion in Mana & Awala-Yalimopo


Home-cooked and generously proportioned French-Amerindian set meals are served here during the turtle-watching season. Call ahead to reserve if possible, as they will often not open without reservations. The restaur…
Cafe in Cayenne

Nath Cafe

Air-conditioned bliss with espresso, chai, teas, smoothies and decadent pastries served against a background of ambient music and with a coffee house buzz that would be at home in a far more cosmopolitan city. It al…