The East restaurants

Top Choice Creole in St-Benoît

Les Letchis

Les Letchis boasts a fantastic location in a luxuriant garden by the Rivière des Marsouins. The menu is an ode to Creole classics and 'riverfood'; standouts include carri bichiques and braised duck. If you want to e…
Top Choice Creole in Bras-Panon

Chez Éva Annibal

Chez Éva Annibal is something of an institution on the island. Pack a hearty thirst and giant-sized appetite before venturing into this plain but feisty inn. The Full Monty feast comprises rum, gratin de légumes (ba…
Creole in Ste-Rose

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 St-André

Le Beau Rivage

True to its name (The Beautiful Shore), Le Beau Rivage boasts a fantastic location: it's on the seafront, beside the church ruins in Champ-Borne. That said, the dining room is quite dull; ask for a table near the wi…
Seafood in St-Benoît

Le Beauvallon

Le Beauvallon is well known to everyone in the area, not least for its location beside the mouth of the Rivière des Roches and its seasonal, scrumptious carri bichiques (curry made with a sprat-like delicacy). On th…
Chinese in Ste-Rose

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

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…
French in Bras-Panon

Le Ti' Piment

About 400m southeast of Coopérative de Vanille, Le Ti' Piment is a popular place serving French and Creole dishes in a pleasant, convivial space that combines style with informality. Look for chicken cooked with oli…
Chinese in Ste-Anne

L'Auberge Créole

At this respected venue, the menu roves from Creole dishes and métro classics to pizzas (evenings only) and Chinese specialities at prices that are more sweet than sour. Pity about the drab, neon-lit interior; take …
Creole in St-André

Le Velli

Dining at this inviting restaurant near the Temple of Colosse is all about having a good time enjoying the finer pleasures of life. The cuisine is resolutely Creole, well prepared and well priced. Another draw is th…