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Creole in Ste-Rose & Around

Restaurant des Cascades

A local and tourist favourite, this beach restaurant in a lovely coconut grove bursts to the seams on weekends. It serves fresh fish and Creole dishes as well as meat grills and a lovely palm-heart salad. The lunch …
Chinese in Ste-Rose & Around

Le Kedaï

You'll find solid Chinese and Creole fare and heaping portions at this no-frills joint on the main thoroughfare. It doles out sandwiches (from €3), curries, noodles, pork and chicken dishes, prawns and pizzas. Good …
Creole in Ste-Rose & Around

Restaurant Le Corail

About 300m south of Notre Dame des Laves church, this colourful Creole house is your spot for Creole curries and stews. There's an inviting terrace but it overlooks the main road – expect some traffic noise during t…
Farm in Ste-Rose & Around

Bananaland – Domaine d'Aldachris

Just north of Piton Ste-Rose is this family-run operation where you can visit a banana plantation and buy various banana products, including delicious jam, to-die-for cakes and different varieties of exceptionally s…
Fast Food in Ste-Rose & Around

Snack Chez Louiso

Chez Louiso is a modest open-air eatery overlooking the harbour. The menu is limited to sandwiches and a couple of daily specials, but they're well prepared and sizzling-hot value. Grab a (plastic) table and soak up…
Creole in Ste-Rose & Around

Le Métis

If you're looking for a quick food fix, check out the options at this cheap-and-cheerful eatery opposite Notre Dame des Laves church. It specialises in Creole classics. Takeaway is available (€5 to €7).
Church in Ste-Rose & Around

Notre Dame des Laves

The lava flow from a 1977 eruption went through Piton Ste-Rose, split when it came to the church and reformed again on the other side. Many people see the church's escape as a miracle of divine intervention. A woode…
Bay in Ste-Rose & Around

Anse des Cascades

This scenic anse (bay) is beside the sea about 3km south of Piton Ste-Rose. The water from the hills drops dramatically into the sea near a traditional little fishing harbour. The coconut grove is splendid and is a …