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All 2 Glacis Restaurants

Lounge 8

Vista Bay, Glacis, Mahe Island 0000, Seychelles
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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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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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English first
Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014 NEW

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
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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Vientiane, Laos
Top Contributor
173 reviews 173 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 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
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 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
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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195 reviews 195 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 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 reviews
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
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
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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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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