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
Located 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.
One 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.
Belonging 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
Recognise 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.
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.