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Grand Canton Restaurant

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47, Queen Street, Port Louis, Mauritius
(230) 217 3715
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Closed
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Hours:
Thu - Mon 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 2
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great tasting Chinese food

I enjoyed that it was a limited menu. The tofu w/pork was very good. The chicken with onions was delicious. The garlic shrimp and butter were a little oily but the shrimp was good. It comes with the shells on. It would be better without the shells. The fish is tasty and I usually don't care for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
Lewis C
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Bayonne, New Jersey
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42 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Cape Town, South Africa
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We spent 2 nights in Port Loius to take in the city life and what it has to offer, especially in the culinary front. We where somewhat disappointed with the limited variety of restaurants in the city. The hotel we stayed at, Labourdonnais recommended that we try Grand Canton. I recommend that you take a taxi as the restaurant is... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Apart from the food, nothing really pleased me. the waiter and waitress really have NO skills at all. They really do not know how to serve customers nor how to talk to customers at all but the great food covers that all. I don't know why the owners have employed unskilled workers. i don't blame the latters at all i... More 

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Bayonne, New Jersey
Top Contributor
241 reviews 241 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
144 helpful votes 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I enjoyed that it was a limited menu. The tofu w/pork was very good. The chicken with onions was delicious. The garlic shrimp and butter were a little oily but the shrimp was good. It comes with the shells on. It would be better without the shells. The fish is tasty and I usually don't care for fish much. The... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Pick whatever you want at this restaurant, it's definitely going to be a unique experience. And don't forget to taste the Dim Sum, it's truly one of the finest in Port Louis.

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Beau Bassin - Rose Hill
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74 reviews 74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

The food is good, the service is good. An affordable restaurant where you can eat good food in the company of the ones you love.

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Mauritius
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

large variety of Chinese dim sum dishes. If you go on Sunday, better to make reservation since the place is very popular. Price somewhat on high side but OK since in general quality of food is quite good. Service can be somewhat slow since not enough waiters when large crowd.

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Quatre Bornes, Plaines Wilhems, Mauritius
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This is one place where I could go to eat everyday. The food is excellent and the place is just cozy, really comfortable and nice to chill and meet people you love. Will always drop by at grand canton whenever I find the time! This is 'the' place to be where quality meets comfort!

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Mauritius
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We went to Grand Canton on a Sunday for lunch. The food was really great and the service was very professional and pleasant. Real value for money. I will definitely be back!

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Great welcome and nice new decorated restaurant. But food is average Fried noodles too dark (exces of soya sauce) Order a beef course: and there were more vegetables (i mean onions and red/green pepper instead of meat itself) Drinks too expensive 4*times the retail price. Its just a restaurant not a 5*hotel in town.

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Perth
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Seems like where ever you go to eat in Mauritius the food is always over cooked, the same was here as well. Fish foods over cooked, Chicken rubbery, best thing was the special rice.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 47, Queen Street, Port Louis, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Port Louis District  >  Port Louis
  • Phone Number: (230) 217 3715

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?