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31 Rue de Russie | Isoraka, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
+261 32 65 943 20
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Oct 18, 2017
“good food but cigarette smoke ruins it all”
Aug 9, 2017
“diner à la carte possible”
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French, European
$$ - $$$
31 Rue de Russie | Isoraka, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
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Reviewed October 18, 2017

good food but certainly not in the top 10 in Tana. Prices also went up lately but not the quality. Place is however now invaded by old french expat community. Cigarette smoke and atmosphere ruins all the food experience. I will not go back.

Date of visit: October 2017
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

le atmosphere est très bien,tout je mangè est bien,biennnnnnn !! I eat there nearly every day because it is the best choice,and that is already for 3 years !

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Charles V
serg1o, Propriétaire at POURQUOI PAS !, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2017
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Merci beaucoup pour votre commentaire . C'est toujours un plaisir de vous recevoir

Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

My colleague invited me for dinner at Pourquoi Pas, one of his favorite spots. From the little winding rue de Russie in lively Isoraka district PP didn't look like much. When we reached the top of poorly fitting steps and came into the restaurant I...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank ChrisA90B92
Reviewed November 18, 2016

This hidden gem is a little bit off the beaten path, in the sense that the odds are fairly slim that you will walk past it by accident. That being said, it is just a few hundred yards from the heart of Isoraka, which is...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Dom_NOLA
serg1o, Propriétaire at POURQUOI PAS !, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2016
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Merci beaucoup Mr Dom NOLA pour votre gentil commentaire . Au plaisir de vous revoir .

Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Offered a table next to the hot kitchen then moved to a table wedged between two busy tables. They did not have what I ordered so I chose a vegetable soup which turned out to be a cream of potato with no veg. My partner's...More

Date of visit: November 2016
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serg1o, Propriétaire at POURQUOI PAS !, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2016
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Je pense que vous aviez à l'avance décidé de tout critiquer pour ne pas payer , d'ailleurs vous êtes parti...More

Reviewed October 22, 2016

The restaurant is small with only around 7 or 8 tables. The food was fantastic. I had some chicken dish and frois gras for appetizer. The hosts were very friendly and was always checking if we were satisfied with our food. It is off a...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank pinchetravels
serg1o, Propriétaire at POURQUOI PAS !, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2016

A very big thank you for this comment so appreciative . See you soon

Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

I went with my colleagues one evening after a workshop in Tana. The food was quite good in general but I couldn't really enjoy it due to the smoke of cigarretes.

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Atala86
Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

Great little restaurant but quite hard to find as didn't appear on google maps and our hotel and taxis had not heard of it. The restaurant does not open until 7pm for dinner as well. The food was great, we had the zebu fonde which...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank jgodsal
serg1o, Propriétaire at POURQUOI PAS !, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2015
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Merci pour votre commentaire . Nous sommes heureux que vous ayez apprécié votre repas . Serge

Reviewed September 29, 2015

Tiny restaurant with its 16 chairs but warm atmosphere with wooden copies of old airline posters on the walls. Quick lunch with a well cooked and tender duck 'magret' with a delicious potatoe 'gratin'. Smily and fast reacting waitress. The manager is very welcoming and...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Solofo
serg1o, Propriétaire at POURQUOI PAS !, responded to this reviewResponded October 23, 2015
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Merci beaucoup Mr Solofo d avoir commente favorablement notre petit etablissement . Nous serons tres content de vous recevoir lors...More

Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

Been there a couple of times during our vacation in Tana....never been disappointed from aperitif to dessert everything was well mastered and served with warmth and smile....the spirit of the resto is of course Serge the owner always the rest right attention the right laughter...More

Date of visit: June 2015
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serg1o, Propriétaire at POURQUOI PAS !, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2015
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Chère Anjeelee C je vous remercie pour votre superbe message . C'est un immense plaisir de lire que vous avez...More

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Allan Y
November 17, 2016|
Response from serg1o | Property representative |
we delivery only pizza
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November 12, 2016|
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I don't accept crédit cards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Rue de Russie | Isoraka, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Antananarivo Province  >  Antananarivo
  • Phone Number: +261 32 65 943 20
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