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Le Palais de Barbizon

Route Sainte Anne, Chamarel, Mauritius
+230 483 5078
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“wild boar” (16 reviews)
“chicken” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Vegetarian Friendly
Route Sainte Anne, Chamarel, Mauritius
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great lunch. Rum punch to start, then chicken and fish, jackfruit salad, papaya salad, potatoes with salted fish, fried courgettes and rice. It was all very tasty; we finished with flambeed bananas and a coffee. We were given a chinese scroll as...More

Thank EdinburghDrich
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This little table d’hôte in Chamarel in the highlands is literally off the beaten track. We got to the restaurant at 11.45am on a Tuesday and it was empty and not open yet. The waiter told us that it opens at 12pm and that we...More

Thank MelbourneAndCheese
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We went there after Curious corner and we were blown away by the food. So tasty and awesome creole food. Good service and the price is amazing. Rs 450 for fish, chicken, rice and side dishes plus punch...and for another Rs you get wild boar...More

Thank Virginie O
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We tried different food from the large menu. We are satisfied with all of them. Especially chicken menu was very good. Level of spice was very good (not any dominant spice or chili).

Thank Eren G
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Came here with family who have been here before. There was no set menu, we had choice of fish chicken and wild boar which comes with legume, okra, sweet potato, cabbage and rice. Never had wild boar before and this was a highlight for me....More

Thank linica79
Reviewed 16 September 2017 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 14 September 2017

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

Thank kmiguel2017
Reviewed 22 August 2017

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
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
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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