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Tamarina Hotel - Tamarina Bay, Tamarin, Mauritius
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Nice restaurant with beautiful scenery

There was not enough choice on the menu and the wine list could be upgraded in bottle and by the glass. Bread could be put 2mins in the oven before serving for more crispiness. The place is beautiful and could be marvelous with more attention to details i.e. accurate food cooking, harmony of tastes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 10, 2015
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Cape Town, South Africa
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Cape Town, South Africa
Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

There was not enough choice on the menu and the wine list could be upgraded in bottle and by the glass. Bread could be put 2mins in the oven before serving for more crispiness. The place is beautiful and could be marvelous with more attention to details i.e. accurate food cooking, harmony of tastes in courses proposed on the menu,... More 

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Quatre Bornes
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We enjoyed the food (they respected our religious constraints) but there were not many varieties. I firmly believe that they can improve on that!

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Tamarin, Black River, Mauritius
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The setting is wonderful and its a fantastic venue for kids as they can use the pool and go down to the beach. Very relaxed. Service however can be slow and frustrating and, for locals, its quite expensive. In summer we go fairly regularly but we hate the fact that its usually a buffet on Sundays which makes for an... More 

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Grand Baie
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

A Nice sushi special menu, very affordable, a great beach view from the restaurant. Open to mauritians, ambiance with a guitar musician and kids can enjoy the pool while you relax on a sun bed, Enjoyable!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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291 reviews 291 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
184 helpful votes 184 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We were renting a villa close to Tamarina Hotel and went for drinks on a couple of nights to La Madrague. It's at a great location: view over the Tamarin Bay (for great sunsets), with trees that have huge fruit bats (flying foxes) flying in and out at sundown. The service is friendly, although the quality depended on the night... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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77 reviews 77 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

I had grilled vegetables as a starter, and they were among the best I've ever had (but a tiny portion). A tasty vegetable curry with white rice (was not on the menu) and a delicious banana flambé without ice-cream as dessert. Everything was very good, service was a bit confused, the pineapple juice was not well blended but I asked... More 

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Tamarin
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Excellent food with great service. The position of this Restaurant is perfect with a view over Tamarin Bay. Wonderful place for romantic dinners. Can be reached by driving or by walking across Tamarin Beach which in itself is very romantic.lol

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Melbourne
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012 via mobile

I'm no fan of buffets and the Madrague did nothing to change my mind. The resort throws the food in at the Madrague for free and it's no wonder. We had to pay $100AUD for it and wish'd we hadn't. Four different kinds of curry on offer, including a tagine, but all tough as old boots. One interresting chicken salad... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2012

By the beach, it is a perfect setting for sundowner cocktails if pricey. Similarly dinner had excellent attentive service and high quality food - it had great flavours and presented very well but unfortunately not that memorable, can't remember what I ate! Only a set menu was available when we went, at 3000 for two with a glass of wine... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

But the service is friendly and excellent, the food is skillfully prepared and the location is lovely.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Tamarina Hotel - Tamarina Bay, Tamarin, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere Noire District  >  Tamarin

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, European

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