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China Town

Port Louis, Mauritius
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Interesting Market

I visited the market to find a specific item. After browsing almost everywhere and then asking, I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David S
Roodepoort, South Africa
Busy and a Mezzy

It is a cultural thing that I pay it a visit. The place is not really for the average tourist... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Eric L
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This bustling neighborhood is known for its small shops, family traders and oriental restaurants.
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good23%
  • Average35%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible7%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited the market to find a specific item. After browsing almost everywhere and then asking, I found out that no one had seen or heard of it. The market is very cluttered, Many small shops crowded together with a huge amount of repetition of...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

It is a cultural thing that I pay it a visit. The place is not really for the average tourist unless you are interested to visit a crowded local market. Nonetheless, I was curious to see how the large Chinese population took root in Mauritius...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The Chinese have traditionally occupied an important position in the life of Port Louis, and the area between the two 'friendship gates' on Royal St forms the centre of the city's Chinatown.

Thank travelerKolkata
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Not that big china town you would expect as in other countries. But nice place to visit with a few good restaurants. Some shops to make a good deal. Traditional Chinese pharmacy available.

Thank qayyumalig
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Do try hakka dishes like steamed pork with preserved mustard green (Moychoy Niouk). If you're looking for true authentic gems, I challenge you to find the Chu Feng Leung shop and try their traditional hakka cakes (hint: near Chinatown Deli Restaurant), especially fried bread fingers...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Nothing much to brag about just like all other china markets. very crampped up shop, selling the same stuff,mainly clothing no cheap at all.

Thank Ajith D
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Unless you need house hold goods. Just don't see why they would even put up the two signs " China Town", not even ! Maybe a hundred yards , maybe! A few hardware stores. That's it.,

Thank george60898
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Pretty dirty, nothing original to see or by, busy during the day. Green market is small, upper floor has shops with souvenirs, of course, 99% made in China. If you are around, OK to walk to it, but otherwise not the place to put on...More

Thank Dinko P
Reviewed 30 January 2017

this was a very busy place, we really did struggle with the pavements or lack of them. The people are lovely.

Thank Tricia D D
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Like the shops around there n they should do renovations and attract more people. Lots of shopping to be done. Very Asian n I love it. But u can't roam around alone after 6pm 😕

Thank Ivy2804
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Response from Sharon T | Reviewed this property |
Check out Chu Feng Leung Traditional Hakka Cake shop behind China Deli Restaurant, next intersection after first Chinatown Gate. Try out Grand Canton Restaurant, two steps away. The Heen Foh pagoda at the Caudan roundabout... More
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