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Les Copains d'Abord

Waterfront, Rue Suffren, Mahebourg, Mauritius
230 6319728
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Ranked #6 of 10 restaurants in Mahebourg
Cuisines: Gastropub
Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Bucharest, Romania
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Vinaye was one of the best we`ve had on the island, and location is really wonderful. Correct prices also

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Bodrum, Turkey
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Stumbled on this place and delighted we did. Superb menu selection with many French/Mauritian/Seafood dishes and the Crab Gratin was out of this world. To be remembered for a long time. Service very pleasant - karaoke entertainment slightly unnecessary!

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Mauritius
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

First night there was perfect including the old Mauritian and French songs from yesteryear. Mauritian Starters A1. Good meal with deer and boar. Second night we overdid the Mauritius starters and we had no appetite left but food was excellent including sea food gratin. Bit of a bohemian or laissez faire ambiance. .pleasant Definitely worth one visit. ..

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Good choice of dishes - I was accompanied by a Mauritienne who approved of the variety of local and global choices. Chips were the best I've eaten in years. Desserts delicious. Prices seemed fair to me - I wasn't paying. The live singing was pleasant - we were seated outside; don't know if it would have been intrusive inside.

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Brussels, Belgium
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We had an excellent meal at a nice location. When the bill came we had an unplesant surprise. The bill was twice what we expected. When we checked it we noticed that our dessert was charged three times and that the total amount was 600 rupees higher than anything we found on the check. When we spoke to the staff... More

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Dubai
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

pricey restaurant for mauritius but well worth a visit for its outside seating area with a view. We had lunch there twice during our stay but the second time around, quality and choice we a lot less than the first time. also, we had bad service secomd time around: they forgot our starters and had to get back to us... More

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Bel Air
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

There's absolutely nothing to dislike..warm welcome, friendly calm atmosphere, good service, Mauritian & European Food..As you wish..

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Bath
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61 reviews 61 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

Good menu with lots of choices to suit a wide range of tastes. Liked the chilli cakes. Less keen on the continuos karaoke style entertainment, although the guy wasn't a bad singer.

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putney, UK
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

This restaurant is in a gorgeous location - on the seafront in Mahebourg and close to the market. The service was slow but given the view this wasn't too big a deal for us, we were happy to sit and enjoy where we were. The food was great, we had calamari and fried aubergine, followed by grilled chicken and a... More

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Sydney, Canada
2 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

Nice place, nice food and well situated on the waterfront so you can enjoy after meal to walk on the seaside.

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