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Cafe de la Gare

₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, , Cafe
00 Pk | Gare de Soarano, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
+261 20 22 611 12
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
French, Bar, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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00 Pk | Gare de Soarano, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

I have been there twice, and I have enjoyed it each time, once for lunch and another time for dinner. Service is friendly, it was cosy at dinner, the decoration is very nice. I'm glad to see places like this pop up in Antananarivo, and...More

Thank christene r
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to have a weekend morning drink and workplace. The atmosphere is calm and you have a lot of privacy to work/ WiFi is perfect for basic use. I tried the salads many times but they could never satisfy me. Also...More

Thank Stijn T
Reviewed 7 January 2018

In a side of the railway station, this colonial restaurant with its leather sofas and homecoming ambience is the meeting point for locals and tourists in Antananarivo. Although the menu is not very extensive, the food is tasty, well prepared and served. The products are...More

Thank Angel Y
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We had a lovely lunch outside under a tree. Food was good (gluten free was even good). Service was friendly and efficient.

Thank Adie M
Reviewed 17 December 2017

the inside and terrace were very nice. A little too expensive for what it is, to get a waiters attention is long and waiting for your order very long as well. lots of miscommunication.

Thank mikeylasenten33
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

I ensured photo coverage of the Jumia real estate ceasars' night. The chef made luxury gastronomie, the beverages were tasty and the lighting suited the soft sound. The place is ideal for private events, especially at night

Thank Rija E
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We visited this place last month for a lunchtime drink and bite to eat like everywhere I went in Madagascar the service is very slow I'd probably have had 2 drinks by the time i got my first!! A lovely setting in an old railway...More

Thank frosty23
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Located in the Rail Station built during the French Colonial period offers primarily fare for tourists but well prepared and nicely presented, also some local options. Plenty of cold beer. Restrooms out back located in s historical railcar. Right next to the bustling downtown.

Thank RLION51
Reviewed 7 November 2017

After the slow drive into Tana through the clogged streets, it was a pleasure to arrive at the old railway station (still used for freight). The café style restaurant sitting in the garden was lovely. A good selection, though mostly western food, was well prepared....More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Café De la Gare provides a perfectly acceptable lunch buffet with multiple dishes to select from. After lunch you can take a stroll down to the City Hall along the picturesque boulevard in front of the train station, but be aware of pick pockets in...More

Thank JimSTL1021
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 00 Pk | Gare de Soarano, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Antananarivo Province  >  Antananarivo
  • Phone Number: +261 20 22 611 12
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