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Restaurant Le Barbizon

Barbizon may not look like much, but it's a fabulous place. Marie-Ange helms the kitchen, whipping up traditional Mauritian flavours from her family's cookbook, while Rico L'Intelligent (what a name!) entertains...

Top ChoiceMauritian in Chamarel


The Rhumerie de Chamarel's chic restaurant boasts an impressive menu that promises to satisfy, with seafood and palm heart from the surrounding hills the highlights. The chef's philosophy is definitely gourmet:...

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Mich Resto

Consistently glowing reviews from travellers, a classier setting than most in the area, friendly waiters, one of the best palm-heart salads we've tasted, excellent seafood… Mich Resto is a fine place for lunch....

Mauritian in Chamarel

Varangue sur Morne

This former hunting lodge is an institution, and it's not hard to see why. Its stunning location offers great views over the forested hillsides towards the ocean, and the superb menu is pricey but excellent:...

Mauritian in Chamarel

Le Domaine de Saint-Denis

Le Domaine features recipes from the kitchen of Jacqueline Dalais, the unofficial First Lady of Mauritian cuisine, who oversees this gem of a restaurant. Order the scallop carpaccio with olive oil and lime if...

Mauritian in Chamarel

Le Chamarel Panoramic Restaurant

Perched atop the escarment 1km northwest of Chamarel just before the road plunges down to Black River, this pleasing place has breathtaking views all the way to the coast – get there early or book ahead for the...

Mauritian in Chamarel

Domaine du Cachet

This restaurant with a honey-tinged facade is not what it was, but the Mauritian cooking is excellent, featuring palm-heart salad, octopus curry, smoked marlin and the like. Domaine du Cachet is hidden in the...

Mauritian in Chamarel

Chez Pierre Paul

No delusions of grandeur here, just simple Creole cuisine that hits the spot every time. Don't be put off by the empty tables – this place is a match for most others in town.

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Les Palmiers

This popular place does a roaring trade with curries and faratas (pan-fried flat breads) served in a pleasant dining area.