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Le Chamarel Restaurant

La Crete, Chamarel main road, Chamarel, Chamarel, Chamarel, Mauritius 90402
+230 483 4421
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
La Crete, Chamarel main road, Chamarel, Chamarel, Chamarel, Mauritius 90402
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This “hidden gem” has truly spectacular views of Mauritius’ west coast. One star awarded only for the perfect view. However the food was subpar and completely below average compared to anything in Mauritius or even as a basic standard. Firstly, the set menu (no choices,...More

Thank Natalie A
Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as we sat down the views just wowed us. Such a beautiful setting and beautiful restaurant where the staff were so friendly and welcoming. We ordered our drinks where I had a rum cocktail for 200 rupees which was strong on the rum...More

Thank atomicbean
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view....wow. Seriously breath taking. I would return just for the view. Make sure you get a seat with a view. The staff were lovely and attentive. The food however was mediocre and definitely not worth the price but I guess you are paying for...More

Thank L0vingL0nd0n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw this place during the day and booked to come back for sunset as it is easily the most breathtaking location on Mauritius. It is a restaurant on top of a mountain with uninterrupted views down to the West coast of the island. We...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came with the family and this is what we got. In there was only a set of menu but seems other had other options and when we asked why we got several answer. Not value for money. Mur 8000

1  Thank DamienLeung
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Views were amazing, food was particularly good considering it was a set menu as part of a tour. I would go back again as service was excellent along with the cleanliness of the restaurant.

Thank dougandsusan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most stunning restaurants in Mauritius ! I truly enjoyed the food which had great options for vegetarians and wonderful drinks ! The scenery is breathtaking - a must visit

Thank Monika M
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Visited as part of the TUI day trip to the Colourful South. Beautiful views. Smiling staff. Tasty food. Peaceful and relaxing. Hot food. Portions fill the gap.

1  Thank Twiga64
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We were invited there for lunch by my sister’s boyfriend. The view is just breathtaking. Amazing scenery and you will never get bored watching this view. Lunch was amazing and I will recommend you order the giant king prawns 🦐. They were so delicious. Sadly...More

Thank Sach28
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We visited the restaurant as part of a "Wild South" tour and it did not disappoint. The food for the tour party was simple but very nicely presented and very tasty. The atmosphere is very good with a very airy feel to the place. The...More

Thank rickygilb
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9 September 2018|
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Response from StevePinkney | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am not Gluten intolerant but am on a LCHF diet and stay away from carbs like bread, rice and potatoes. You will just have to pick wisely. I don,t remember if they have any gluten free meal but I never noticed on the... More
30 May 2016|
Response from cowrieshell | Reviewed this property |
Hi This restaurant is not actually inside the Rhumerie, although there are a couple of restaurants inside, I didn't go to either. One of them looked nicer than the other. As we were on an escorted tour, we were taken to the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$11,489
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Crete, Chamarel main road, Chamarel, Chamarel, Chamarel, Mauritius 90402
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere Noire District  >  Chamarel
  • Phone Number: +230 483 4421
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Our restaurant is a year-round, all-day feast for both the taste buds and eyes of both locals and tourists visiting this quaint region in the southwestern uplands of Mauritius. Our food is our best excuse to share with our guests our knowledge and history of the Creole gastronomic heritage as well as the thrill of mystery and discovery while connecting with our culture and music. Prepare to immerse in a distinctive Creole culinary journey with soulful, authentic local cooking, a peaceful bucolic ambiance and superb service at 260m above sea level! Le Chamarel Restaurant daily offers a unique lunch experience known as La Tab’Diri (Mauritian Rice Table), made up of a plethora of authentic Mauritian Creole flavours that is a feast for the senses. La Tab’Diri is all about discovering local favours, enjoying delicious Creole Cuisine in a wonderful setting, all served at your table in the characteristic Mauritian way: family-style.
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