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Chamarel

Chez Ruben Restaurant

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Situated in the heart of the village of Chamarel with its typical atmosphere and its waterspout gushing with water, and some minutes from the seven Colored Earth, the new restaurant is well known for its food and services. The Chef offers you the know-how and the diversity of the local food. Our specialty is seafood cooked in our famous local ways. We serve typically Southern and Northern Indian food cooked by our two experienced cooks from India. We also have a beautiful porch which is very famous among our clients. All is situated in a natural garden with lots of flowers and a fountain at the heart of the restaurant in a musical and natural environment. We also have a huge wedding hall that
PRICE RANGE
$7 - $45
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Indian, Seafood, Cajun & Creole, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stopover for refreshments worked well for us. We were touring the area particularly the Chamarel,sands. While we have read plenty of negative reviews about Chez Ruben our experience was positive. We enjoyed drinks there and used the complimentary WiFi. The staff although busy were...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank saswcpr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Were recommended to stop for lunch at this "restaurant " on the way to Chamarel waterfall. Awful place (dirty),terrible food and no value for money Service,no comments... worse than at street bistros Never ever again

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank x_snowflake_x
Reviewed December 11, 2019 via mobile

Bitterly disappointed in our first lunch stop on our Mauritian holiday. We had a busy morning seeing various sights in the South, and our driver recommended that we stop at Chez Ruben restaurant for lunch. The venue was quaint by the prices were extremely expensive...More

Date of visit: December 2019
1  Thank joannea898
Reviewed December 7, 2019 via mobile

Overpriced low quality food. The worst meal we had in Mauritius, price wise one of the most expensive ones we had. Staff absolutely disengaged with the customers. One waitress dropped a spoon on the floor, picked it up, put in the food and served it....More

Date of visit: December 2019
1  Thank matt714d
Reviewed December 6, 2019 via mobile

Delicious food, and we thought price was quite reasonable considering location is amongst tourist attractions. Quite a local feel to it and loads of choice for vegetarians.

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 28, 2019 via mobile

Getting hungry on our way to 7 colors of Chamarel, our driver dropped us off at Chez Ruben. From the extensive menu we chose Vegetarian Sandwiches & a Vegetable Burger, both served with Frites. Simple but tasty food. The coffee, with extra hot milk was...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank TrudyG258
Reviewed November 24, 2019

Absolutely amazing place. We had to visit this restaurant 2 times as it the food was that good. The restaurant is situated in an area full of tourist hot spots to visit and is a perfect stop for lunch. The 1st time we had a...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank Danreds18
Reviewed November 24, 2019

I came at Chez Ruben with a foreign friend. I was immediately assumed to be a driver and a guide and before I said anything, I was rewarded by Rs600 ahead. We found it hilarious and i decided to give the money to my friend,...More

Date of visit: November 2019
1  Thank Vishal0014
Reviewed November 13, 2019 via mobile

Our driver brought us here and maybe there’s a kick-back for the driver as many drivers seemed to be bringing in their tourists. But - he’d assured us previous customers had enjoyed their meal here - and so did we. Was it overpriced, as some...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank RedQuince
Reviewed October 24, 2019

We stopped here for lunch after an exhausting but fascinating tour of the Chamaral falls and it's environs and guess that that applied to most of the clientele and therefore they cater mainly for tourists but having said that the menu was varied and we...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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