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Le Palais de Barbizon

Route Sainte Anne, Chamarel, Mauritius
+230 483 5078
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“wild boar” (14 reviews)
“chicken” (23 reviews)
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Route Sainte Anne, Chamarel, Mauritius
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having just enjoyed plenty of rum during the nearby rum tour (excellent by the way) we needed some nourishment before negotiating the drive down the twisty mountain road. The atmosphere was rustic but the restraint was clean, with some renovations going on including some locals...More

1  Thank Chris K
Reviewed 1 week ago

They served the best Mauritian food... old recipes with fresh vegetables and fish... mind blowing... Great welcome.... nice and cosy place

Thank kmiguel2017
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very nice place in Chamarel to eat - The owner is a character in his own- eager to please and to share life stories. Food is exquisite. Some recipes are not so common but all come from rustic authentic mauritian creole cuisine. not much choice...More

Thank Nada2102
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

A very welcoming place with a delicious set menu, including a run cocktail. I am vegetarian and they were very accommodating. Big portions and lovely owners!

Thank Katy B
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed lunch here after doing some walking in the Black River Gorges National Park. There is a small car park, and we were personally greeted by the owner. The lunch included fish, chicken, wild boar, rice, five different types of local vegetables that were...More

Thank Shaun C
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

As I love creole cuisine, it was my choice number one. The bald owner was friendly but made us pay 650MUR per person for menu with a boar and punch. Food was awesome but sour feeling from being kinda robbed is still on my tongue..

Thank Jamie-CZE
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A family run restaurant that offers delicious set menu for fantastic price. We went back within 3 days!! Very clean restaurant and the staff are lovely. 450 rupee per person Included rice, fabulous chicken dish, 4 vegetable curries ,one seafood dish.. really good.do ask for...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We had lunch here after a morning of hiking in the nearby National Park. The place was empty when we arrived but we were warmly greeted by Rico and his wife. We then had a great meal of authentic Creole dishes and some of Rico's...More

Thank Malcolm1874
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal at Le Palais du Barbizon. We had the set menu , giving a choice of fish or chicken or wild boar as a supplement. The fish was excellent , nicely cooked with fresh tomato and basil. The chicken was also...More

1  Thank bjnomads
Reviewed 2 April 2017

we had luch there in family and I can only say that it was just great. Nice atmosphere and the hosts are just the epitomy of Mauritian hospitality. In spite of being so very busy the host had time to come around and crack a...More

1  Thank Virginie L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route Sainte Anne, Chamarel, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere Noire District  >  Chamarel
  • Phone Number: +230 483 5078
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