Port Louis


Top ChoiceInternational in Port Louis


Set in a refurbished colonial home in the heart of the capital's chaos, Lambic is a beer buff's paradise, with dozens upon dozens of local and imported beers, including a particularly rich selection from Belgium...

Top ChoiceEuropean in Port Louis


Set around an attractive courtyard, this European-style restaurant also features professional service, and an impressive menu that focuses on a memorable assortment of fusion tastes and fresh cuisine, such as a...

Top ChoiceCafe in Port Louis


This gorgeous little cafe has an upstairs bookshop, artworks on the wall, a concrete floor, wi-fi and a classy and contemporary feel to it – we could spend a whole afternoon here writing postcards. Food is...

Top ChoiceAsian in Port Louis


Thai, Vietnamese, Chinese and Japanese fusion cooking fuse seamlessly at this swish and sophisticated restaurant at Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel. The set menus are a wonderful culinary journey, but everything...

Seafood in Port Louis


Inhabiting its own pontoon across the harbour, the Deck wins plaudits for its setting, which is slightly removed from the clamour of the riverside bars and has nice views. The food is good without being really...

Brasserie in Port Louis

Brasserie Chic

The Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel boasts this cool and classy brasserie serving up salads, bagels, pasta, casseroles and prime cuts of steak. There's even a curry bar with six curries to choose from. It's just...

Indian in Port Louis


Atmospheric Namaste serves up excellent North Indian specialities such as tandooris, tikkas and butter chicken – the set menus are outstanding and worth getting your head around before ordering. Try for a balcony...

Chinese in Port Louis

First Restaurant

If the age-old rule applies that a good Chinese restaurant is full of Chinese diners, then First is a winner. Packed with large family groups enjoying vast feasts of delicious Cantonese cooking, this is...

Chinese in Port Louis

Ru Yi

You can't go wrong with any of the restaurants in Chinatown, but this one is popular for no-nonsense cooking. The atmosphere is a bit lacking, but when has an inner-city Chinese restaurant ever featured in a...

Sweets in Port Louis

Bombay Sweets Mart

Bombay Sweets Mart is famous for the Indian nibbles colourfully known as caca pigeon (literally, 'pigeon droppings'). It's a small unassuming place, but locals love it.

Italian in Port Louis

Pizza Corner

This unfussy little place gets the basics right – tasty pasta and nicely prepared pizzas all served in a sparklingly clean dining area. Sometimes it's the simple things…