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Canton

15, Rue Emmanuel Anquetil, Port Louis, Mauritius
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Ranked #19 of 58 Restaurants in Port Louis
Cuisines: Chinese
Description: best hidden gem in mauritius
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Description: best hidden gem in mauritius
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  • English first
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English first
Mtius
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

I loved ordering souye kiow ( a dumpling consisting of dried shitake mushroom and meat) and Law Paw peing ( lady's cake) there. Hpwever better not expect 4 star service and extra clean tables.

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Curepipe, Mauritius
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

I have been to this restaurant since I've started working in Port Louis. Never been disappointed by the quality and the service. Not a 5 star restaurant but one which provides good food at a very reasonable and affordable price. Always crowded so better check in slightly earlier than peak hours. Parking might be a problem in the area during... More

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Port Louis
Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012 via mobile

This is a chinese restaurant ive been visiting since i was at college... The food is awesome and both the quality and quantity... I usually go for the deep fried calamary... I also love the fried rice... With an awesome red chilli paste... However careful if u not a big fan of hot chilli

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Port-Louis, Mauritius
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95 reviews 95 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2012

One of my favourite place for chinese food This is quite an exceptional place to tast the chinese delicacies. a place where it is always advisable to have your reservation before you go baut where you wont be disapointed.

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Moka
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Canton has consistently been good value for money. My family always goes there. The food is really good. From my experience, it is one of the best chinese restaurant in Mauritius.

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012

Our favourite restaurant in Port Louis for a quick snack; I was however slightly disappointed as the food didn't taste as good as before but overall enjoyed eating there again.

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Mauritius
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40 reviews 40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2011 via mobile

A visit to Port Louis isn't complete without lunch at Canton, or it's smart sister Grand Canton. We live in Mauritius and plan our business trips into port Louis around this little gem. Local food at local prices, great staff who know you by name on your second visit. Be there b4 12:30 or after 2pm, If you go at... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

I'm in Port Louis for several weeks and I must admit there are not many good alternatives in Port Louis when it comes to food. However, I've been now in four Chinese Restaurants (ok, one claimed to be a Japanese one but was in fact a Chinese in LaPailles) and the Canton is absolutely the best of all. On top... More

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