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Le Chamarel Restaurant

La Crete, Chamarel main road, Chamarel, Chamarel, Chamarel, Mauritius 90402
+230 483 4421
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
La Crete, Chamarel main road, Chamarel, Chamarel, Chamarel, Mauritius 90402
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were told set menu at very expensive price, and there was no choice. Had a mediocre meal claiming to be typical creole food. It was bland, cold, served in mismatched crockery. Generally very bad. Was surprised to see others being served very fancy food,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Livesinmru
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Make sure you call them up to ask them about their opening hours on a specific day as they seem to change them at will and without notice. We first went on a Tuesday at 5pm and we were turned away because they said they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank DimitrisT745
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With views that take your breath away and a wonderful set tapas type menu of local style cuisine , this a must when visiting Mauritius.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a stunning location! Simply beautiful views! Of course the food was great and we enjoyed our lunch very much. Great stop-over on your way to the seven colour sand mountain and waterfall! Comes well recommended!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Christiaan M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way out of the park for lunch. The concept is 990 Rs for a set menu of smaller meals. The starters, salads, and mains are all brought at the same time so you have to decide which hot food you...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Една Н
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reservations are a must. Service is top notch from the moment you step in and the staff are really attentive. Our host was great and allowed us to shift our table closer to the edge for better views once other customers had left. The menu...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cterence138
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

The view is stunning. You have an amazing view of the island. Although they don’t make it clear there’s a set menu and it’s expensive.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fOoOOooOOoooDd
Reviewed November 9, 2018

Nice Views from the Restaurant to the Ocean. The place is very nice, the lunch was very nice and good, we was surprised to get so a beautifull service and Metal. This Restaurant is recomended from US.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JuergenF24
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended in our Marco Polo Tour bookworm we thought we would give it a try. We were travelling with our 7 month old baby. The restaurant is set at the top of a mountain and the views are out of this world!...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank zoei104
Reviewed October 26, 2018

I had a day tour to Chamarel and we had a guided tour of the facility and then sat lunch at the Le Chamarel Restaurant; the food and service was amazing. We sat on the outside garden dining area is so conveniently secludes under awnings...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 776joyce
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Response from StevePinkney | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am not Gluten intolerant but am on a LCHF diet and stay away from carbs like bread, rice and potatoes. You will just have to pick wisely. I don,t remember if they have any gluten free meal but I never noticed on the... More
May 29, 2016|
Response from cowrieshell | Reviewed this property |
Hi This restaurant is not actually inside the Rhumerie, although there are a couple of restaurants inside, I didn't go to either. One of them looked nicer than the other. As we were on an escorted tour, we were taken to the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$28 - $11,305
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Crete, Chamarel main road, Chamarel, Chamarel, Chamarel, Mauritius 90402
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere Noire District  >  Chamarel
  • Phone Number: +230 483 4421
  • E-mail
Our restaurant is a year-round, all-day feast for both the taste buds and eyes of both locals and tourists visiting this quaint region in the southwestern uplands of Mauritius. Our food is our best excuse to share with our guests our knowledge and history of the Creole gastronomic heritage as well as the thrill of mystery and discovery while connecting with our culture and music. Prepare to immerse in a distinctive Creole culinary journey with soulful, authentic local cooking, a peaceful bucolic ambiance and superb service at 260m above sea level! Le Chamarel Restaurant daily offers a unique lunch experience known as La Tab’Diri (Mauritian Rice Table), made up of a plethora of authentic Mauritian Creole flavours that is a feast for the senses. La Tab’Diri is all about discovering local favours, enjoying delicious Creole Cuisine in a wonderful setting, all served at your table in the characteristic Mauritian way: family-style.
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