Top ChoiceInternational in La Digue

Le Domaine's Combava

Surrounded by water features and ocean views, this elegant open-air restaurant within Le Domaine de L'Orangeraie Resort & Spa offers fine dining, a cool setting and attentive service. It's particularly...

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Le Nautique

Small, but perfectly formed, the elevated deck of this open-air dining room overlooks the ocean and provides a romantic setting for a dinner that won't disappoint. The red snapper fillet topped with a banana...

Top ChoiceCreole in La Digue

Chez Jules Restaurant

This beachfront-roadside shack may be on the casual side, but it serves up some of the finest meals on the island. The octopus curry and tuna steak with coconut sauce are both particularly divine. Feel free to...

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Le Repaire

Le Repaire stands apart by serving incredibly well-executed Italian classics. The Italian chef imports some key ingredients from his homeland, so the pastas, risottos and pizzas all pop with old-world flavour....

Top ChoiceCreole in La Digue


It's a hell of a hike or cycle to get to this eagle's eyrie, but you'll be amply rewarded with cardiac-arresting views. At lunchtime, it serves up the usual Creole seafood suspects at very reasonable prices....

Top ChoiceCreole in La Digue

Rey & Josh Cafe Takeaway

The newest takeaway on the block and the best of the bunch according to many locals. Although the menu is limited, the seafood curries are a tasty bargain. There are a handful of outdoor picnic tables to dine at.

International in La Digue


Within Le Domaine de L'Orangeraie Resort, this buffet restaurant sits strikingly on the water's edge. Each night has a different theme, whether Creole, Indian, Mediterranean, Asian, BBQ or simply seafood. The...

Creole in La Digue

Loutier Coco

The ocean breezes blowing off Grand Anse flow straight through the cool confines of Loutier Coco. It's famous for its lunchtime buffets of grilled fish, traditional Creole curries and salads, fruit and coffee,...

Creole in La Digue


This casual outdoor restaurant offers seafront dining in the heart of La Passe. The menu features Creole specials (smoked fish salad and seafood coconut curries), as well as burgers, pasta dishes and Indian fare...

Creole in La Digue

Old Pier Café

Find some shade at a table beneath the large tree or under this cafe's sloping roof, then sink your feet into the seaside sand and your teeth into a light meal. The most atmospheric restaurant within L'Union...

Seafood in La Digue


The flavour-filled smoke wafting from this ramshackle eatery should be enough to lure you onto one of its off-kilter picnic tables for a filling lunch after (or before) working your tan at nearby Anse Source...

International in La Digue

The Fish Trap Bar & Restaurant

In a great location on the water's edge, with tables inside, on the deck and spread out on the beach, this pretty-in-pastels restaurant is a tourist staple in La Passe. The menu runs the gamut from seafood to...

Creole in La Digue

Mi Mum's Takeaway

Given it's still thriving despite the nightclub it's set beside having long since deceased says everything you need to know. Order a tasty, budget-friendly veg curry wrap in a chapati or a fish curry, burger or...

Creole in La Digue

Takamaka Café

This little shack, with creatively hewn tables and chairs under the trees at Anse Sévère, serves up simple sandwiches, seafood salads and fruit platters. Fresh juices (Rs 100) and cocktails (Rs125 to 175) are...

Creole in La Digue


Zerof is a great spot to savour a variety of traditional Creole meals, particularly on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday evenings when it lays on an excellent buffet. Book in advance for the buffet.

Pizza in La Digue

Gregoire's Pizzeria

Bubbling thin-crust pizzas straight from the brick oven are the name of the game here – they are some of the best in town. Takeaway is available at lunch till 3pm.

Pizza in La Digue

La Digue Pizzeria

A restaurant of two parts, La Digue Pizzeria is both a takeaway joint and formal sit-down restaurant. The latter opens after 6pm and serves decent seafood salads and a variety of local and international dishes....

International in La Digue

Chez Marston

A Jack of all dishes, master of none, this casual restaurant overcomes its average (at best) dishes with the sheer variety of tastes it accommodates. This, along with the relaxed atmosphere, make it great for...

Creole in La Digue

Gala Takeaway

This popular takeaway dishes out Creole curries, as well as burgers, chicken and chips, sandwiches and milk shakes. Sit at a handful of tables inside and enjoy the air-con, or sit outside at one of the picnic...

Indian in La Digue

Le Relax Luxury Lodge

If you're hankering after an authentic Indian curry or tandoori dish, the contemporary beach-facing restaurant of this new Le Relax offering will hit the spot.