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Top Choice Buffet in Beau Vallon & the North Coast

Boat House

This long-standing venture is a great place for a slap-up meal. Its Creole-themed buffet dinner should satisfy all but the hungriest visitors, with about 20 different dishes on offer, including Creole curries, salad…
Pizza in Beau Vallon & the North Coast

Baobab Pizzeria

Madame Michel presides over this unpretentious, sand-floored eatery right on the beach. After a morning spent in the waves, reenergise with a piping-hot pizza, a plate of spag or fish and chips.
International in Beau Vallon & the North Coast

La Plage

With waterside tables overlooking the northern end of Beau Vallon, La Plage lives up to its name. Presentation is impeccable, decor is enticing, with large, well-spaced tables and high ceilings, and the place fills …
Italian in Beau Vallon & the North Coast

La Scala

An old favourite of visitors and locals alike, this restaurant specialises in quality Italian homemade pasta (the gnocchi della casa tastes particularly good, despite the dated decor) and good seafood amid the low-l…
Italian in Beau Vallon & the North Coast

La Perle Noire

The 'Black Pearl' scores high on atmosphere, with an eye-catching nautical theme and seafaring paraphernalia liberally scattered around the dining rooms. The food – mostly fish and meat dishes with an Italian twist …
European in Beau Vallon & the North Coast

La Fontaine

You're sure to find something to fill a gap at this unpretentious eatery across the road from the beach (no sea views). The menu is a mixture of French, Italian and island influences, with seafood at the fore. Try t…
Club in Beau Vallon & the North Coast

Tequila Boom

The pick of the predominantly local nightclubs, this place along the main road in Bel Ombre, close to Beau Vallon, plays local music that'll have you up and dancing in no time.
Sushi in Beau Vallon & the North Coast

Coral Asia

On an open-sided elevated platform above the beach at the Coral Strand Hotel, Coral Asia does excellent sushi that expats and locals rave about. We especially love the 'Corner Menu' which includes four sashimi and n…