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All 2 Glacis Restaurants

Lounge 8

Vista Bay, Glacis, Mahe Island 0000, Seychelles
+248746808
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Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Glacis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $48 - $68
Cuisines: Eclectic
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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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Vientiane, Laos
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173 reviews 173 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 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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3 reviews 3 reviews
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 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 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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Hertford, United Kingdom
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186 reviews 186 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We visited this restaurant for evening dinner during the week. There was only us and one other couple and went for the seating outside in the Buddha garden. Lovely setting apart from being bitten a lot. Starter menu has about 8 items while mains has 4 items. I chose a starter by accident but they turned it into a main.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Everything that u will see in Lounge 8 is hand made . And you will realise that J.B and his wife made great effort to do that. The scene is amazing . It is great to watch sunset on upstairs . And the meal was the best by so far . They served champagne with black smirnoff at the end... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 via mobile

Nice place... Good menu... Good service... Good music... Good view on the sunset... Nice garden... Sounds good!!!!

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Mahe Island, Seychelles
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

You love food and you are looking for that hidden gem, well Lounge 8 is such a place, where you immediately feel comfortable. It’s a very funky spot and the food is refreshingly new, modern and imaginative. The magical tropical Buddha garden with wonderful beach sounds, candle & shadow effects is amazing; the interior of the restaurant is just prefect.... More

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Windhoek, Windhoek, Namibia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Dressed in casual elegant clothes, floating into the courtyard of Lounge 8, taking a seat, sit back and relax. Breathe, savor the ambience … the best is still to come! You can choose your first course and your dessert, but the main course is always the Chef's Surprise. We went eating 3 times … 3 nights in a row because... More

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Mahe Island, Seychelles
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Although pricey, this restaurant is by far one of the best in Northern Mahe. It has such a relaxing atmosphere and the food was just to die for. It was such a different food experience for me and seemed to be presented so beautifully that i wanted to take pictures of everyone's meal. We came with a group of 13... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

We randomly walked into this restaurant with stylish but a modest entrance that suddenly opened up into a beautiful decor. The big Budha statue and the choicest of interior decor made us have high expectations the moment we stepped in. The staff is warm and courteous, and the food is probably the best on the island. Very appetizing, beautifully presented... 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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