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Grand Orient

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4 Place Ambiky | Basse-Ville, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
22 202 88
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

The waiters are clueless... They needed 30 minutes to hand us the menus, another 20 to come get our order. All in all, it took them two hours to serve us 2 appetizers, 2 mains and a bottle of water. And they dare include a service charge directly on your bill! We booked our table in advance, I would have... More 

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Port Louis, Africa
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63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed December 21, 2016

This place is easily missed as it is in the middle of a very crowded place... but the food was so good we went there 3 times during a week.Only negative thing is that the passers by just stare at the windows, so try not to take the tables by the windows.But the food is so good and the price... More 

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Thank zorzeNo
Antananarivo Province, Madagascar
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I come to this restaurant many times with a group of friends for dinner. They have delicious vegetarian food.

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Thank sidonie2015
Port Louis District
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 21, 2015

Was goodly surprised by the modern setting out, followed by a 5 star services for the great chinese food there. If you want to impress your friends or have a positive business dinner, go for it there.

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Thank stefwm
Antananarivo Province, Madagascar
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed July 13, 2015

I visited this restaurant for the 1st time and the experience was awful. Appetizer was fine so was the dessert. However the main dish was tastless and soggy. My daughter was hungry too when we got there but she did not like her dish and did not finish. I informed "discreetly" one of the waiters that we were not satisfied... More 

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Ouagadougou
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

The design of the restaurant is the only thing that worse the visit. Chicken was raw and cantonese rice was not eatable at all. The taste was plastic and tasteless. I was sure this plate is impossible to spoil, but their chef could. It was our first and definitely last visit. Will never recommend this place to anyone, great disappointment

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Reviewed November 1, 2014

I have eaten twice in the last two weeks at Le Grand Orient. I find it to be a very friendly place with a nice modern atmosphere. They were helpful in explaining some of the dishes and how they were prepared. The languisten was delicious and so was the steak. The frog legs were small but had plenty to eat... More 

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La Jard, France
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed April 14, 2014 via mobile

Is what my son was served in this restaurant. He had eaten a good amount before I realised it wasn't cooked on the inside. The staff didn't handle the situation very well, and offered to give him a new plate of food! We didn't pay in the end but we'll never eat there again. That aside, the decor is stylish,... More 

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Thank Neeby08
Antananarivo, Madagascar
1 review
Reviewed December 15, 2013

We went to the newly opened branch in Ivandry. Deco is nice and modern. Service was friendly but confused. Asked if they served wine by the glass, they first said yes, and later came back saying no. Finally they served a glass, but then tried to charge us for the bottle. Not sure if this was deliberate. The courses were... More 

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Thank Ryuhei H
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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219 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed December 11, 2013

The Grand Orient has now mooved to the smart residential area of Iivandry. The new restaurant is very handsome - modern, orignal decor and a pleasant courtyard. However here the good report comes to an abrupt halt. Having had one door closed in our face we attempted to enter the restaurant through another gate but had to wait while a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Place Ambiky | Basse-Ville, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Antananarivo Province  >  Antananarivo
  • Phone Number: 22 202 88

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?