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Rainitovo (au bout de l'avenue des palmiers) | Antshavola, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
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Ranked #9 of 125 Restaurants in Antananarivo
Price range: $4 - $20
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations
Description: The Orion is a restaurant with a capacity of forty covers, which also features a private room, in a business district.The Orion offers European or Asian cuisine, including fresh seafood and Chinese fondue.In a quiet setting, come to spend a pleasant time of gastronomy.

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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
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English first
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We arrived early on a Friday night. Service to start was very good. Not long to wait on food arriving. It's very stylish with ambiance very nice. We had to ask twice for the bill. But overall great experience.

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Fianarantsoa Province, Madagascar
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The food was excellent and fairly priced. The restaurant is family-owned. Caroline seats and serves clients. An architect/philanthropist by day, she was very impressive as a server/bartender/et al. Caroline speaks Cantonese, Mandarin, French, English, and Malagasy. She took my friend and I on a tour of the whole restaurant, in part because we told her we were Peace Corps volunteers.... More 

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Antananarivo, Madagascar
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119 reviews 119 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

The place is well-decorated, good location. The service was welcoming but quite clumsy - the waiter almost slapped the face of a client at the other table with the menu, after we ate the entrees he did not bring clean forks/knives, the menus fall apart... It felt as if all the professional staff quit and they got someone from the... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

love the food , the atmosphere , the design. I wanted to see the provinces during my stay in Madagascar but didn't have a chance . When i went to l'orion restaurant , i felt like i was in the sea side, the tranquility and peace are so relaxing that i felt sad every time the service is over .... More 

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Address: Rainitovo (au bout de l'avenue des palmiers) | Antshavola, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
Phone Number: 00261348412929
Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Antananarivo Province  >  Antananarivo
Average Prices: USD 4 - 20
Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, French, Continental

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?