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Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Grand Case

Hidden Garden

Tucked at the end of a narrow boardwalk, Hidden Garden is a magical spot with flickering candles, timber benches strewn with cushions, and sensational cocktails such as Basilic Bloody Maria (basil-infused tequila, t…
Top Choice French in Grand Case

Le Pressoir

A beautiful 1871-built bright-yellow house with charming red clapboard shutters, cornflower-blue posts and romantic boudoir-style interior – one of the last remaining traditional Creole houses – sets the stage for t…
Top Choice Gastronomy in Grand Case

Le Shambala Restaurant

In an enchanting setting overlooking the water right on the beach, the restaurant of Le Shambala hotel has one of the area's – and the island's – best menus. Be wowed by black-tiger-prawn carpaccio with olive-oil ic…
Top Choice Barbecue in Grand Case

Lolos

Smoke billows from these Creole lolos, which cluster around wooden picnic tables. Of the six individual establishments sizzling up succulent ribs, cod fritters, grilled fish, chicken and stuffed crabs cooked in the …
Seafood in Grand Case

Ocean 82

One of the few upmarket restaurants along foodie strip Blvd de Grand Case to serve food all day, this elegant white-tableclothed spot has spectacular views of the ocean from its covered terrace. Its live tank takes …
Wine Bar in Grand Case

La Cave de Charly

Over 1000 French wines from 150 different labels (including around 30 by-the-glass options at any one time) are available at this airy space with hardwood floors and lofty white-painted beams, with upturned barrels …
Pizza in Grand Case

Aglio e Olio

Neapolitan pizzas are fired at 900°C (1652°F) for 60 seconds in the wood-fired oven of this authentic little pizzeria. If you can't decide, go for the house-specialty Dino (named for the owner/chef) with Italian sau…
Cafe in Grand Case

Sunset Café

In an area that abounds with ocean views, this Grand Case Beach Club eatery, with a breezy terrace that juts out over the glittering water, takes first prize. Throughout the day it morphs from a laid-back cafe servi…
French in Grand Case

Le Tastevin

Overlooking the beach, this much-lauded restaurant is all about romance, from the candlelit tables to the white tablecloths that gently flutter under your plate as the breezy ocean air swooshes through. Around six d…
French in Grand Case

Le Cottage

Classical French cuisine pairs with an outstanding wine list at this stylish restaurant. Start off with homemade foie gras or crème Chantilly lobster soup capped with a puff-pastry lid before moving onto mains like …