Top ChoiceInternational in Fort Dauphin (Taolagnaro)

Chez Marceline

Many locals' pick for the town's best restaurant, Chez Marceline combines assured international cooking, local ingredients – the grilled fish or zebu steak are signature dishes here – and a fine location...

Seafood in Fort Dauphin (Taolagnaro)

Chez Georges

This popular local eatery and adjoining bar enjoys a laid-back surf atmosphere in cabins overlooking Libanona Beach. Catch of the day and crab farci are house specialities, but expect a wait. People swim after...

Chinese in Fort Dauphin (Taolagnaro)

Mami Jo

The place to come for no-frills fried rice and other Chinese-Malagasy approximations, but it also keeps locals happy with simpler Malagasy rice staples. Offers great juices, yogurt and an OK patisserie.

Malagasy in Fort Dauphin (Taolagnaro)


Near the taxi-brousse station, this friendly neighbourhood institution offers traditional Malagasy fare, but is well above a hotely (small roadside place that serves basic meals).