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Canne a Sucre Chez May

Route Royale, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
+230 453 9448
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Route Royale, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really delicious, home style food, made the Mauritiun way. May is very friendly and welcoming, serving everyone with love. I will definitely recommend this to anyone visiting Mauritius.

Thank BTaljaard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really delighted to have a meal at this very homely restaurant. It's a fixed price menu that comes with plenty of tapas-sized dishes to eat with a nice bit of rum and desert.

Thank AwSure
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Best restaurant in Flic en Flac. We had great food, May is a wonderful chef and host! We really loved the food the ambiance and the conversation with May. Recommended to anyone staying at Flic en Flac!! Reserve in advanced!

Thank Eva R
Reviewed 14 May 2018

This “restaurant” is at the front of May’s home so there are only three tables - make sure you book in advance. There is no menu with May cooking whatever is in season or she feels like. There are lots of little dishes which all...More

Thank Rosie-holidaylover
Reviewed 13 January 2018

What a lovely place. This restaurant is at the owner's home. Literally she cooks in her kitchen. there is no menu to choose food, you eat what she cooks for you. this a very good idea and restaurants should do similar service. You have a...More

Thank balintagnes
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We went here on a recommendation of a friend we were on holiday with. We were very lucky to get in as there are only about 3-4 tables. There is no menu as such and May makes her dishes as she wants on the day!...More

Thank Pip P
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! We booked here (with some difficulty as it was so full) in the hope of something we'd not found elsewhere - real Mauritian food. And we certainly found it. It's like being a guest in May's home. Lovely friendly service, quiet ambience, great rum!...More

Thank Globetrotter_Geoff
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

When you have to book a week in advance and there are only 3 tables. When Mama feeds you food she has been preparing since 4 am, when you don't know the menu or the price and it's all about the love...the recipes handed down...More

Thank mummaship
Reviewed 27 October 2017

2nd visit to May's restaurant and it was fabulous. Great food and great atmosphere. Thank you may from the 2 from England, 2 from Wales and 2 from Florida USA.

1  Thank Remainhere
Reviewed 26 October 2017

What a great idea that really works. May runs a small bar and has set up 3 tables where she serves whatever she likes to cook that day. We had about 20 little dishes of real Mauritian home style cooking and thoroughly enjoyed each one....More

1  Thank suki49
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9 April 2018|
Response from balintagnes | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Sorry I haven’t logged in for a while... hope it’s not too late you found the answer. Type the name into google or google map and you will find their details. Call them. Their number ends with 9448.
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route Royale, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere Noire District  >  Flic En Flac
  • Phone Number: +230 453 9448
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