Top Choice Seafood in Plage de Malendure & Pigeon Island

La Touna

This fantastic and riotously popular seafront restaurant with friendly staff and an enticing and innovative menu is the best place to eat along this part of the coast. The sumptuous Creole menu with a French twist s…
Top Choice International in Deshaies

La Table du Poisson Rouge

This elegant restaurant within the Tendacayou Ecolodge & Spa is an atmospheric place for destination dining. And you could lose yourself in the homemade moelleux au chocolat (chocolate cake) that arrives at the …
French in Deshaies


Unmissably orange on the outside, refined and stylish inside, this is a Deshaies institution. The interesting (and pricey) menu takes in seafood and swordfish and combines French tradition with an eye to local flavo…
French in Deshaies

La Savane

Ignore the tacky gorilla sculpture at the entrance – this restaurant wins plaudits for its high-quality cuisine and divine location right on the seafront, with a terrace from which to drink it all in. Classic French…
Seafood in Deshaies


Overlooking the bay and boasting a great terrace as well as a second-floor dining room with good views, this simple-looking place churns out far more sophisticated food than you might expect. As well as the usual se…
Creole in Ste-Rose

Chez Clara

Across the road from Ste-Rose's small fishing harbor, this casually gracious place has sea views and serves up classics such as tuna tartare, veal cutlet and lamb steak. Don't come here in a hurry – this is the clas…
Seafood in Ste-Rose

Le Poulpe

This small place is a local institution and locals tell you it is the place to go to for the best creole take on seafood dishes. Do not miss their excellent fricassé de chatroux (octopus stew).
Creole in Deshaies

Les Hibiscus

This joyous, welcoming open-air eatery overlooking the beach serves classic Creole fare, and it serves it done right: rich, filling and more compellingly seasoned than in its nearby competitors.
Creole in Deshaies

Le Coin des Pêcheurs

This colorful one-story beach restaurant has a great position overlooking the bay. With such breathtaking surroundings, many alfrescoholics would go back to this breezy veranda by the sea for the location alone; but…
International in Deshaies


Down the road from the Domaine de la Pointe Batterie hotel, this appealing venue has unbeatably good views of the bay and a terrace that’s a treat to dine on (as long as the wind isn’t too strong). The whole place e…