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Creole in Plaine-des-Palmistes

Les Platanes – Chez Jean-Paul

One of the best-known eateries in the area, this colourful spot on the main drag is popular with Réunionnais families – a good sign. The atmosphere is laid-back and the food is similarly unpretentious with the empha…
Food in Plaine-des-Palmistes

Fête des Goyaviers

A celebration of guava held in Plaine-des-Palmistes.
Creole in Plaine-des-Palmistes

Le Relais des Plaines

Traditional cuisine is given a modern makeover at this restaurant occupying a tastefully restored Creole house just off the main road. The menu is short but you'll find tempting daily specials as well as a few veget…
Historic Building in Plaine-des-Palmistes

Domaine des Tourelles

A lovely 1920s Creole building just south of the town centre, Domaine des Tourelles now houses a shop selling local produce and souvenirs. Outside, you'll also find a cluster of crafts shops. The rather motley assor…