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Avant Garde Cocktail Bar

Royal road, Next to la botteghita cafe, Grand Baie, Mauritius
+230 5255 9215
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2 days ago
“Chill Out at amazing Avant Garde”
Jun 19, 2018
“One and only”
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Royal road, Next to la botteghita cafe, Grand Baie, Mauritius
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A sheltered roof with a vintage decor opening the doors to one of the most modern bars in Grand Baie comes as a beautiful surprise. Live Music, original cocktails served by a humble and very professional mixologist team trained by the experienced Joao Balzani. Avant...More

Thank Pierrick979
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Indeed an amasing experience.. Been there several times.. Its woww ❤ the one and only place to be.. Cosy environment.. I Like the place

Thank Akash V
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Value for money!! Excellent and well trained team.. Amazing ambiance.. You feel relax with the creativity of the bar.. Joao will make the best for you even if it's crowded..!! With a friendly smile..!! Was there 3 times during my vacation.. And will never stop...More

Thank Ak S
Reviewed 19 June 2018

One of the best cocktail experiences in Mauritius.. and I would recommend Avant Garde ! Always visiting the bar whenever I am around.. What an art when they made you the drinks!

Thank SharunaAR
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

The cocktail bar To be in Mauritius.. Thanks master Everythings is all about passion and art for cocktail

Thank nat_kobe
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Just tried today some creative cocktails at the Avant Garde by Joao Balzani and it was such a great experience. Between fresh drinks & new flavors, you will enjoy spending your evening at this Bar in Grand Baie of Mauritius. It’s the place to be,...More

Thank Albane B
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Surrounded by friends, family or even on your own, Joao will know how to make you happy with his wonderful cocktails creations ! If you cannot chose one drink just let you guide by his knowledge : i promise you won’t be disappointed. Thank you...More

Thank Julie d
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

This little place behind Botteghita’s restaurant is very chic, with cool atmosphere and great music, thanks to the owner who also has DJ skills. The cocktails on offer are really exotic, and won’t be found anyplace else. In fact the owner will even make you...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Je vous conseils vivement des partir là bas . En couple ou avec des amis c'est juste une super endroit . Mes compliments au Barman Joao .. He made us some cocktails which was wow difficult to know what was his secret .. Thanks you...More

Thank Priscilla V
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Mixology lovers will not be disappointed with the most exquisite cocktails available there. Had a great time with joao and his cocktail creations. Nice ambiance. A place to be. Highly recommended.

Thank Ashveena J
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
6:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Royal road, Next to la botteghita cafe, Grand Baie, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere du Rempart District  >  Grand Baie
  • Phone Number: +230 5255 9215
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Armed of experience after travelling and working in best bars of the globe, João Balzani is partnering with the owners of the well-known and reputed, La Botteghita, to open the first cocktail bar of Mauritius. Located in the heart of Grand Bay, the venue, featuring a casual and cozy atmosphere, proposes a unique hand-crafted cocktail experience inspired by special ingredients found locally and ab
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