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Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Caudan Waterfront, Le Caudan, Port Louis, Mauritius
202 4000
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Australia
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88 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

This restaurant has changed it's name to The Brasserie but the food was superb!! We had dinner and everything from the service to the food and wine was faultless. I am allergic to onions but wanted to try their seafood hotpot----the chef went out of his way to give me the best seafood hotpot I've ever had. There was lobster,... More 

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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Good typical Mauritian meals. Nice and tasty. Excellent service as well. Sitting by the waterfront with a great view. Pricey though!

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Thank pupucenoire
South Australia, Australia
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71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

I had a ladies lunch here couple of times, the interior is lovely and the outside dining is great where grabbed a relaxing cocktail on a Sunday afternoon. When we booked the ladies lunch there was a slight mix up with the booking which was quickly sorted and they gave us a sparkling wine for our troubles. Been to L'Escale... More 

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Thank Sarah G
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

When we saw this place we'd expected a very expensive dinner because of the fancy interior and exterior. However, we were surprised with the price and the very good quality of the food and the good service. If you want to have a romantic and quite dinner this is the place to be!

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Thank Peter E
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Very good brasserie , but as usual in Mauritius , even in ***** star hotels, lacking levels of service

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Thank jozeft2014
Port Louis
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69 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is a very good resto- well renovated with new menus. Very good meals. Its is situated in an excellent location

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Thank 191kum111
Tamarin, Black River, Mauritius
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

I have eaten at this hotel many times over the years but hadn't visited in a while. I heard that the interior had recently been renovated and as I had to come up to Port Louis anyway, I decided to take a friend there for tea. Well, we weren't disappointed in the new decor - its refined and elegant and... More 

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Thank Kerin M
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

unacceptable unprofessional amateurish. Ah the famous Labourdonnais previously L'escale now Brasserie chic but more like Basserie Pas chic. The service was horrendous l, mistakes in our order. The food took a whopping 90mins to be served. We had ordered 5 MEDIUM BLACK angus steak - MEDIUM !!! but we got our steak well done. Furthermore 1 steak was half meat... More 

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Thank Zeid112
Mauritius
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

Calm, clean, good, nice people... A perfect place to relax after shopping What do you expect more?....

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Thank JulesZ
Essex
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64 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

Eat here for three nights while on business and each night had great food and service. Would recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, French, Mediterranean
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel, Caudan Waterfront, Le Caudan, Port Louis, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Port Louis District  >  Port Louis
  • Phone Number: 202 4000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?