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Lounge 8

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Vista Bay, Glacis, Mahe Island 0000, Seychelles
+248746808
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Refined and desing, lounge ambience set the tone. Discover original...
Refined and desing, lounge ambience set the tone. Discover original tasting dishes that are well worth the trip there. And seeview on the sunset at the lounge bed...
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  • 129
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  • 45
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
a unique place in Seychelles ,enchanting atmosphere !

Ater spending the day under the sun on the beach in Seychelles , I found this place by accident and walked in with no expectations, but as I entered it I felt there is something special about it. This bar-restuarant is wakingup to live in sunset and become vivide as soon it's getting dark... You... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
Simon D
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Castricum, The Netherlands
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Bar scene
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
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Barcelona, Spain
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We went to the restaurant twice during our visit and it was amazing. Great location and decoration. The service was excellent and so friendly. The first time We ordered the Thai beef salad and the fish of the day ! Amazing. The second time we got the spring rolls and the beef - amazing as well!!! I would go back... More 

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Castricum, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Ater spending the day under the sun on the beach in Seychelles , I found this place by accident and walked in with no expectations, but as I entered it I felt there is something special about it. This bar-restuarant is wakingup to live in sunset and become vivide as soon it's getting dark... You then realize that you found... More 

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Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I'm very surprised at the overwhelmingly positive reviews for this place because when we went for dinner, all we discovered was that it was trying way too hard to be high-end restaurant with fluff and gimmicks which amounted to nothing in the end. When we arrived we got our drinks very quickly and they were very good, but it all... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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82 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

A special place run by a very nice service oriented Belgium lady, and the food is some of the best we have ever had although a bit on the pricy side. Worth it ! Budha statues are charming and give the place something special. Very nice inside, but we chose outside. Unfortunatly a bit spoiled by too load music and... More 

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Luanda, Angola
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

We had a very good dinner experience, the food was gourmet and the service impecable. The atmosphere of the place was really laid back, relaxed and enjoyable. The only thing I would improve is the cost, I found it to be a bit much even for Seychelles, and I don't like that they add 7% after tax as service fee.... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

We attended dinner on Christmas Day and were very excited because we had read the good reviews and had thought the restaurant would be closed on Christmas but drove by to find that yay! they were open! However, from the get go, we never really felt fully welcomed... Perhaps it was because they only wanted people taking their full Christmas... More 

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Macungie, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Lounge 8 is a true gem and not to be missed! Set atop waves breaking against the rocks below with a serene garden and modern seating area, this restaurant has something for everyone! We went on advice from a local and it was an amazing find!!

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Mwanza Region, Tanzania
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179 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My wife and I tried Lounge 8 after we decided against our original choice at Banana Leaf upstairs and we're glad we did. I must admit the Buddha garden style didn't do it for me, but that wasn't the main draw. The food was very good indeed, with some real flair in the kitchen. Although we were the only couple... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Amazing find on Mahe. Delicious food made with love. Amazing comfortable relaxed atmosphere next to the ocean. I would recommend the tiramisu to finish! Yum! I will be back again soon!

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Madrid, Spain
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Following recommendation from a local we went to this restaurant and loved it! Had one of the best cocktails of my life (mojito royale) listening to mellow and lovely music, with the waves as a background, friendly service and of course, excellent food. My only suggestion for improvement is that the bill was a tiny bit pricey, but it wasn't... More 

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Address: Vista Bay, Glacis, Mahe Island 0000, Seychelles
Phone Number: +248746808
Location: Africa  >  Seychelles  >  Mahe Island  >  Glacis
Average Prices: USD 48 - 68
Cuisine: Eclectic

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Vista Bay, Glacis, Mahe Island 0000, Seychelles
  • Location: Africa  >  Seychelles  >  Mahe Island  >  Glacis
  • Phone Number: +248746808

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 48 - 68
  • Cuisine: Eclectic

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Entertaining clients, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions

Description

Refined and desing, lounge ambience set the tone. Discover original tasting dishes that are well worth the trip there. And seeview on the sunset at the lounge bed...

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