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Voyage to one of the best refined restaurant of Mauritius, the Domaine Anna merges beauty, delicious foods and the Mauritian hospitality in one single dining experience.

Location

Exuding in a fantastic and enchanting spirit, the Domaine Anna is wrapped in sugar cane fields and lakes where the picturesque backdrops will keep you spellbound. Found in the touristic city of Flic enFlac, the Domaine Anna is position in the middle of wide plantation that requires a fun car ride.

The restaurant is approximately a 44 minutes’ drive from the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport and a 30 minutes’ drive from the Capital City, Port-Louis.

The Restaurant

Domaine Anna Restaurant- MauritiusTagged as the ‘Best Restaurant in Mauritius’ by renowned tourist website TripAdvisor’s, the Domaine Anna is a great place to break from the busy towns and common local restaurants.

Apart from TripAdvisor, the famous restaurant has been bestowed with the Trophy of the Baguette d’Or for excellence in gastronomy and ‘paradise for gourmets’ by the International Federation of Tourism. The magical ambiance, flavor, serenity and peacefulness of the Domaine Anna will seduces you for sure. This convivial and quiet restaurant is the perfect retreat for senses. The Domaine Anna serves sumptuous meals all prepared using home grown vegetables.

Set in colonial-style pavilions, the Domaine Anna invites you on a journey to pure gastronomic pleasures. The stylish restaurant offers mouth-watering Chinese, Indian, Thai, European and Creole cuisine. The food variety propose by the Domaine Anna is somehow responsible for its popularity. The restaurant uses top quality ingredients for its food and ensures that customers leaves with a smile and intent to come back again.

Along with lip-smacking food, the staff of the restaurant is praiseworthy as well, they will happily cater for your slightest needs and make sure you have nothing to complain about. It is possible to celebrate your wedding functions in the Domaine Anna, as it caters also for wedding and birthday parties as well.

The restaurant is very famous amongst both tourists and locals and its success is probably due to its delicious foods, amazing setting, great staff hospitality and good value for money.

Opening days, hours and other information

The Domaine Anna is open from Tuesday to Sunday as 10.30 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. for lunch and as from 6.45 p.m. to 10.30 p.m. for dinner. You can contact the restaurant for prior arrangement on +230 453 9650.

Attraction near the restaurant

Casela World of Adventures

Casela World of Adventures- Mauritius

Located atop the sugarcane fields on the west coast of the island, with Rempart Mountain in the background, this scenic nature park is one of the most visited attraction in Mauritius and the Indian Ocean. The Casela World of Adventures offers an amazing diversity of leisure, nature and animal activities that makes it one of the most dynamic and vibrant park in the island.

Various adventures are au rendezvous, the Casela World of Adventures has something special for every type of visitor. Whether you wish to simply enjoy the company of tamed animals and gazing over the stunning views of the western coast of the island or you might want some more serious adrenaline rush experiences, then the Casela World of Adventures is the place for you.

Spreading over 250 hectares of rugged terrain, lush forest, scorched-earth safari and outstanding gorges, the Casela World of Adventures form part of the Yemen Reserve which host two of the longest rivers on the island- Riviere du Rempart (Rempart River) and Tamarin River.

The Casela World of Adventures is separated in 4 thematic unit that is the Safari Kingdom, the Nature Kingdom, the Mountain Kingdom, the Water Kingdom plus a Discovery Centre.

The Safari Kingdom offers Safari Quad Biking, photo-safari, a design area for big cats and also suitable for safari and interaction with giraffes.

The Nature Kingdom includes a Canopy Park, a Bird Park and an Animal show.

The Mountain Kingdom involves Canyoning, Via Ferrata, Zip Lines and Climbing walls.

As for the Water Kingdom this includes wave pool, toboggan slide (for both adults and children), a lagoon and an artificial river.

Whilst the Discovery Centre includes a 4D cinema, you will be able to discover the natural science and history of Mauritius through giant 3D Maps. Fortunately, this entertaining world of adventures is open for almost every day in a year, the park close its doors only on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Flic en Flac beach

Situated along the west coast of Mauritius, the Flic en Flac beach is where laying on the white sand becomes a habit. This world famous beach has everything that the beach lover might expect. Stretching for almost 2 kilometers long, the Flic en Flac beach is popular among both tourists and locals.

If you want some peace and tranquility all in the midst of this beautiful beach, you should better get there in weekdays, as it is almost deserted at that time. But, if you want to dance along the rhythms of the Sega then, you should be there in the weekends. At that particular time, you will find guitars and drums everywhere, people dancing or picnicking, the Mauritian style of distressing after a busy weekdays.

As far as swimming is concerned, like most of Mauritius beaches, Flic en Flac is also surrounded by lagoons with waves breaks of 100 meters away from the beach. This certainly make the water almost calm, warm and suitable for swimming. The beach is ideal for families, friends and couples. Flic en Flac is one of the best location to watch the sunset, you will probably have no difficulty in finding a good place as there is many spots on the beach where you can enjoy the magnificent sunset.

Cascavelle Shopping Mall

Connecting Black river, Tamarin and Flic enFlac, the Cascavelle Shopping Mall is located at one of the busiest junctions in the western part of Mauritius. This one-stop-shop features a 2,500 m² supermarket, every day service providers, designer shops, a beautiful food court and restaurants.

The lively and vibrant open-air setting of the Cascavelle Shopping Mall is remarkable. Its amazing design blends sublimely with the beauty of the island. The Mall is open seven days a week.

Enjoy the best of Mauritius cuisine in the midst of the island colonial history in all the comfort of La Table du Chateau restaurant!

Location

This refined and contemporary fine-dining restaurant is situated in the northern part of Mauritius in the heart of the Labourdonnais estate at Mapou. The restaurant is within a 540 hectares estate which is surrounded by spectacular green sugar cane fields.

The restaurant is a 53 minutes’ drive from the international airport and a 20 minutes’ drive from the Capital Port-Louis.

The Restaurant

La Table du Chateau is among the best restaurant of the island and contributes towards the preservation of Mauritius rich culinary heritage. This popular restaurant attracts many tourists and locals alike with its excellent mix of tastes and textures.

Each and every meals have their own characteristics and uniqueness at La Table du Chateau, you will be invited to discover a creative and seasonal menu with a gastronomic touch. The inspiring setting of La Table du Chateau certainly adds to the charm and experience of every guests visiting the restaurant. La Table du Chateau itself face the imposing 19th-century colonial mansion Chateau Labourdonnais.

The time of your visit will play an important role in your experience. The beauty and elegance of the restaurant varies during the day and night. During the day, the atmosphere is warmer and pleasant whilst in the night the chic and classy environment backed by the intimate music background and dim lights gives visitors the perfect dining experience.

The restaurant proposes a culinary experience that explore the Mauritian culture like no others, embark in a journey that will leave you with unforgettable souvenirs. The Mauritian dishes are largely influenced by European, Indian, Chinese and African cuisines, this somehow shows the beautiful blending of the different cultures of Mauritius. At La Table du Chateau they work on giving you the authentic Mauritian feel.

The restaurant proposes an extensive menu featuring French, European, Creole as well as Gluten-free options. Tease your taste buds with this unique cuisine and know-how.

La Table du Chateau restaurant is headed by the famous Italian chef Fabio de Poli. With over 20 years of experience in the kitchens of the most renowned hotels, the chef Fabio de Poli created a unique menu showcasing Mauritian flavors with modern European aptitude.

Fabio de Poli takes its inspirations from the fruits and vegetables of the Labourdonnais orchards and the chef is known to be very innovative in its approach, all whilst remaining vigilant towards the diversity of the Mauritian culture. Analyzing the Mauritian gastronomy in different aspects has bring the chef to excel in creativity. The smart choices of the chef in his presentation of its dishes itself shows his expertise.

The humility and humbleness of the chef might surprise you as well, it is not strange to spot the chef roaming around tables and helping the staff.

Hospitality is something natural at La Table du Chateau, for instance, when you will be entering the restaurant, you will be welcomed with a warm smile and some cold refreshing towel (perfect for a hot day in Mauritius). The friendliness of the staff is remarkable as well, they will cater for your slightest needs and wants. Their effectiveness might surprise you, as you will find it hard to complain.

As far as the food is concern, the restaurant pampers those with refined appetites by serving them with mouth-watering creations. Many of La Table du Chateau visitors relish these moments of refine cuisine excellences.

Menus

From Mauritian style salads, curry, pastas, crustacean, meats, fish to selection of sorbets, the restaurant provides it all.

All while keeping the highest level of food and service, the restaurant caters also for wedding receptions, private events, business lunch meals and many other. The menu for functions and events can be tailored according to client’s preferences.

Opening days, hours and contact details

La Table du Chateau is open from Monday to Sunday. The restaurant opens at 08.00 to 17.00 in Monday and Tuesday, 08.00 to midnight in Wednesday to Saturday and Sunday as from 09.00 to 17.00.

You can contact the restaurant on: (230) 266 7172, Mobile (230) 5252 6289.

The Chateaude Labourdonnais

Chateau Labourdonnais- MauritiusChâteau de Labourdonnais has been for many years a popular tourist attractions. If you want to step back in time and discover how live was some thousand years ago, then you should after having your meals at La Table du Chateau have a visit to the Chateau Labourdonnais.

This stunning colonial castle has been restored to showcase the lifestyle of the families who lived there in the nineteenth century. After its restoration, this grand mansion has regained all of its original splendor and surely invites you on a tour full of surprises through Mauritius rich history.

Built in between 1856 and 1859 by Christian Wiehe- an influential figure of nineteenth century. The Chateau Labourdonnais has been home to the Wiehe families for over 150 years. Built mainly from teak wood, the Mansion is today among Mauritius’ foremost cultural attractions and a flagship of national heritage.

The Chateau de Labourdonnais stretches out on two levels and was inspired by neo-classical architecture. The interior design of the Chateau follows that of the private mansions in the 19th century, the typical colonial hallway leads to either the vast dining room or to the main lounge. The spacious living room and master bedroom are both deckedin Victorian Style. After exploring the Chateau, do visit the lush gardens and old orchards.

Attractions nearby

Mauritius National Botanical Garden

Botanical Garden- MauritiusHome to an incredible variety of tropical plants, the Mauritius National Botanical Garden is among the most popular tourist attraction in the island. Known as the Sir Seewoosagur Botanical Garden, it stretches over endless acres of land.

Home to more than 650 varieties of plants, many of which are indigenous, the Botanical Garden displays the famous Baobabs, the Palmier Bouteille, the ineluctable Giant Water Lilies and a dozen of medical plants. The 85 varieties of palm trees brought from the different corners of the world remains one of the Botanical Garden main attractions The Mauritius National Botanical Garden is open every day as from 8.30 to 17.00.

Le Pescatore restaurant is simply the best address for food lovers! Warm welcome, comfortable atmosphere along with mouth-watering dishes!

Location

The gourmet restaurant is found in Trou aux Biches, in the North West coast of Mauritius. Situated by the beach, this enchanting restaurant overlooks the beautiful bay of Trou aux Biches.

The restaurant is approximately a 1 hour drive from the SSR International Airport and a 30 minutes’ drive from the Capital City, Port-Louis.

The Restaurant

Le Pescatore restaurant, Mauritius

An amazing restaurant that is dedicated to fine dining cuisine, the Pescatore restaurant is operating for twenty years now. Acknowledge by many to be the epitome of fine dining, this chic restaurant invites you on an amazing culinary journey.

The sheer beauty of the surrounding is sure to fascinate you. The interior décor is no less; the restaurant has been beautifully design to enhance the romantic and chic atmosphere we all wish for. The panoramic view of the horizon from its Creole veranda just adds to the charm of this cozy restaurant. Get ready to tease your taste buds as the food at the Pescatore Restaurant is simply sumptuous. The food consists mainly of fresh local products; these have been carefully selected to provide the optimum quality.

The Pescatore Restaurant is a real gourmet delight that will take you to a cultural discovery through the different aspects of the Mauritian cuisine. The unique “savoir-faire” of the restaurant has made it one of the most renowned and respected restaurant in the island. The top-rated service provided by the staff further compliments the excellent food available there.

The Pescatore Restaurant is the perfect haven for anyone wishing to enjoy excellent cuisine.

Opening days, hours and other information

The restaurant is open from Monday to Saturday as from 12.00 to 14.00 for lunch and 19.00 to 22.00 for dinner. Carefully note that the restaurant is closed on Sundays. Phone (230) 265 6973

Things to do near the Restaurant

L’Aventure du Sucre

L’Aventure du Sucre is one of the most impressive attractions of the island; it helps one to discover the whole history of Mauritius and to understand its different periods.  Situated in an old sugar cane factory which was founded in 1797 and ceased working in 1999, the informative and interactive musuem does not only demonstrate the sugar production stages of that time but will also lead you through the Mauritian culture.

L’Aventure du Sucre is roughly a 19 minutes’ drive from the restaurant. Entrance fee is Rs 350 for adults and Rs 175 for students and children. It is open as from 9.00 to 17.00. Phone: (+230) 2430660

Mauritius Aquarium

Mauritius Aquarium

Situated just a few minutes from the Pescatore restaurant, Mauritius Aquarium is home to large number of species. The Aquarium features over 200 species of fish, invertebrates, live coral sponges, all of which originates from the rich waters around the island. In the Mauritius Aquarium, you can really feel the passion of the sea with their ecological operating systems and new architecture. The Mauritius Aquarium offers you the opportunity to come across impressive animals such as sharks, tortoises, morays, crown squirrelfish and the devil firefish.

This local attraction is open from Monday to Saturday as from 9.30 to 17.00 and Sunday and in Public holidays as from 10.00 to 16.00. If you want to see the feeding session, be sure to get there before 11.00 or before 15.00. Prices are Rs 250 for adults, Rs 125 for children between 2 to 12 years and their is also a Family ticket at Rs 650, this include 2 adults and 2 children.

Mont Choisy Beach

There are no excuses to not visit one of Mauritius beaches! Here is a brief description of Mont Choisy beach: White powder-like sand, dazzling sun reflecting off the blue turquoise water of the Indian Ocean, cool and relaxed atmosphere and thousands of large casuarinas trees. Yes, you guessed it right! This is a true haven for beach lovers.

Extending to Trou aux Biches and Pointe aux Cannoniers, Mont Choisy beach is one of the longest beach in Mauritius. Greatly appreciated by both tourists and locals, Mont Choisy beach is the perfect beach to have some relaxing and rejuvenating moments. An ideal laid back location, the beach and its charming beauty will keep you spellbound. You should not have any difficulty in finding the beach as it is easily recognizable by its coast that formed an arc and the many casuarinas trees firmly standing as if they were protecting the beach.

If you wish for some adrenaline rush, the many activities available at Mont Choisy beach is perfect for you. Activities include Scuba diving, Waterskiing, Sailing, Glass bottom boats, kayaking and many more.

Mauritius Botanical Garden

Mauritius Botanical Garden

A very famous attractions that fascinates tourists and locals alike, the Mauritius Botanical Garden is one of Mauritius treasures that has been preserved since many years. Featuring the wonders of the island, the Mauritius Botanical Garden also called as the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden covers many acres of land- it is said that it can takes up to several days to completely visit the garden. In the midst of this natural sanctuary you can find a wide variety of tropical species counting among them some indigenous plants. The Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden is home to more than 650 plant species and as the main highlight is the 80 varieties of palm trees.

Thanks to the French colonists that brought to the island those beautiful trees from all around the world and which is today adding to the island charm. All of this is wrapped in a soothing and relaxing atmosphere that will make you leave behind the everyday stress and worries.

Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, the Botanical Garden is a natural museum that features many interesting plants such as the Palmier Bouteille, the Baobabs, the mesmerizing Giant Water Lilies and includes various medical plants.

For those planning on visiting this popular tourist attraction should note that the Botanical Garden is open from Monday to Sunday as from 8.30 to 17.00.

The island of Mauritius boasts out many restaurants that will definitely tease your taste buds and leaves you with unforgettable souvenirs. Like it has been cleverly said- if you want to really immerse yourself in a new culture, you must also taste it. So, let’s discover those top-notch and refined restaurants of Mauritius.

La Table du Chateau

La Table du Chateau Restaurant- MauritiusLocated up north of Mauritius in the serene area of Moka, La Table du Chateau lies comfortably in the heart of the Labourdonnais estate. Neighbouring the imposing 19th century colonial mansion Chateau Labourdonnais, La Table du Chateau has been carefully positioned to give you the maximum in terms of scenery. Enjoy your meal all while gazing over the beautiful orchard’s of Labourdonnais.

This refined and contemporary restaurant is where you will be invited to discover the flavours of Mauritius. The creative and seasonal menu of the restaurant will lead you to a flavoursome, distinctive and unique experience. This special know-how has made La Table du Chateau one of the leading restaurants in the island.

The mastermind behind the success of the restaurant is the talented chef Fabio de Poli. With over 20 years of experience, the chef will take you on a journey to Mauritius refined cuisine, with his special touch, of course! Don’t be surprised to see the chef roaming around the tables of the restaurant and helping the staff.

The strength of La Table du Chateau is its food quality, presentation, catering and the great hospitality.

The restaurant is open from Monday to Sunday. Opening hours are: Monday and Tuesday at 08.00 to 17:00, Wednesday to Saturday from 08:00 to midnight and Sunday as from 09:00 to 17:00.

Phone: (230) 266 7172, Mobile (230) 5252 6289.

Le Pescatore

Le Pescatore restaurant- MauritiusOne of the best restaurants in Mauritius, the Pescatore is operating for over twenty years now. Located in the North West coast of Mauritius in Trou-aux-Biches, Le Pescatore is the epitome of fine dining. Le Pescatore remains the best address for couples, families and friends alike. If you want to sample some rare delicacies and go on an amazing culinary journey, then the Pescatore Restaurant is the place for you!

Beautifully position by the beach, the Pescatore overlooks the stunning bay of Trou aux Biches, adding to its charm is the sheer beauty of its surrounding. The light but elegant décor of the restaurant creates a chic atmosphere where dining is made unforgettable. From its Creole Veranda, along the rhythm of the waves, you can easily enjoy spectacular sunset views.

Needless to say, Le Pescatore success is not only due to its refined atmosphere but mostly for its ‘savoir faire’ in the culinary field. The proposed menu has been meticulously studied to enhance your experience of Mauritian Cuisine.

The top-rated service and friendliness offered by the Pescatore staff further complement the food experience, no surprise why guests leaves with a smile and think of coming back again.

The restaurant is open from Monday to Saturday for lunch and dinner respectively at 12.00 to 14.00 and 19.00 to 22.00. Phone: (230) 265 6337.

Le Fangourin

Le Fangourin restaurant- MauritiusBelonging to the interactive museum L’Aventure du Sucre, Le Fangourin restaurant is surrounded by century-old vegetation. Tucked away in the midst of the Beau Plan Estate, this attractive and inviting restaurant focuses on the culinary tradition which has developed on Mauritius. Their aim is to preserve the rich culinary inheritance of the island. The exceptional setting of the restaurant makes it one of the most famous restaurants in Mauritius. Enjoy your meal all while relaxing in the stress-free environment of the restaurant. Specialist in Mauritian fusion cuisine and all sorts of sugary delicacies, Le Fangourin takes its inspirations from the unique flavour of the island.  The attempt of the chefs to add some new flavours within the Mauritian culinary tradition, just adds up to the dining experience.

The delicious house made deserts available at the Fangourin restaurant deserves all praises. Deserts including Crème brûlée with fresh vanilla, Dark chocolate fondant with a hint of molasses, white chocolate parfait and traditional sherbets are sure to tantalize your taste buds.

The excellent positioning of the restaurant (between Port-Louis and Grand Bay) makes it an ideal spot for the locals, tourists and business people as well.

The Fangourin restaurant is open all days from 09.00 to 17.00. Phone: (230) 243 7900

Chateau Mon Désir

Chateau Mon Desir Restaurant- MauritiusRecognise as the fine dining address of Mauritius, the Chateau Mon Desir overlooks the 18th century ‘Historical Ruins of Balaclava’ and ‘Citron River’. This colonial style mansion is tucked away in the heart of the 25 hectares estate of the 5-star Maritim Resort & Spa Mauritius and provides guests exquisite cuisine with international specialities. The all-rounder restaurant is where you can enjoy French and Indian Ocean delicacies along with world-class wines from its wine cellar. To enhance your dining experience, the French Executive Chef of the Maritim Hotel, Eric Poutot, in collaboration with the chef of the Chateau Mon Desir, Rakesh Manoruth have unite their talent and know-how to provide the best dishes of what you could probably expect from a top-notch restaurant.  The Chateau Mon Desir restaurant has been awarded by a ‘Certificate of Excellence 2016’ from TripAdvisor as well as the ‘Best Fine Dining Cuisine’ of Mauritius by the reputable ‘World Luxury Restaurant Awards 2016’.

The good news is that all the vegetables used for the restaurant are only sourced from organic farms, this certainly boost the taste of the food there.

The Chateau Mon Désir restaurant is open from Tuesday to Sunday and is close on Mondays. Opening hours are: Tuesday to Friday from 19.00 to 22.00, Saturday as from 15.00 to 17.30 and 19.00 to 22.00 and Sunday at 11.00 to 14.00. Phone: (230) 204 1000.

Domaine Anna

Domaine Anna Restaurant- Mauritius Set in colonial-style pavilions, the Domaine Anna is situated in the southwest corner of Mauritius. Set in the middle of sugar cane fields and surrounded by lakes and small-scale pavilions, this lovely restaurant is probably the most loved dining spot for locals and tourists alike.

The well designed Domaine Anna blends sublimely with its natural surroundings and is the perfect breaks from the busy towns and common local restaurants. The Domaine Anna merges excellent food and style to give the best culinary experience to its guests. Here, you can enjoy mouth-watering Chinese, Indian, European and Creole cuisine. The Domaine Anna is better described as an amazing getaway for foodies.