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Le Capitaine

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Coastal Road, Near Tamil Temple, Grand Baie, Mauritius 30510
+230 263 6867
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We deciding to have a lovely dinner at Le Capitaine which we found on the internet. The restaurant itself is very nice but the food fell short. We ordered their tiger prawns which was unevenly cooked, some mushy and some hard, 3 tiger prawns were given and couple of steamed veg and chips only, flavor was nonexistant. We also ordered... More 

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lincolnshire
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34 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We started with the tapas which was delicious! A selection of 4 dishes. Each dish was beautifully presented and tasted heavenly! Would highly recommend The main was also delicious. Me and my partener love sea food and this really hit the spot. The service in this restaurant is outstanding. They are very professional and you leave feeling well cared for!... More 

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to la capitane on a suggestion from the hotel . What an awful experience it was. over priced, food was bad at best and staff paid no attention to service. Suffice to say, extremely disappointed.

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Luxemburg
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe the community of travelers can convince the restaurant to increase the effort that they put into their being. First the food: I had catch of the day - grilled - which was good. My partner had the Octopus Curry and she complained that it was lacking finesse. And then the service - sleepy and at the limit of being... More 

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Roma
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After two unlucky attempts without reservation, finally it worked out well. A beautiful place with kind and quit competent personnel. Good quality of starters and main dishes ( local fish) ad well as lavish desserts and very nice South African wine.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Choise this restuarant for their lovely setting and that they had live entertainment. The food, however we found pricy and average. For starters we sampled all the tapas dishes, mains we tried a mauritean dish which was underspiced and very tough chicken breast. My daughters fish in vine was chewy and tasteless. Perhaps its best to do research on what... More 

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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Apparently this is the most popular fish restaurant in Grand Bay in Mauritius. But we were very disappointed with the food and the service. We ordered some very special wines and the waiter forgot about us and we had to serve ourselves. We ordered the fish platter for 7 people. Although the most expensive on the menu the fish was... More 

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Perth
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited just before Xmas 2016 with our children and partners (8 total). Service was good, food tasty. We shared the tapas which were very good then all had a main. One thing that was a little annoying was the terrible sounding fan above our table. The fact that we booked the table earlier and when we arrived the restaurant was... More 

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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Royal Palm and wanted to try a local restaurant. Tried the various starters - good but not great, the a chicken curry - tender chicken and a delicate curry. The South African chardonay from the Meerlust estate was fantastic and a good price. This is one of the better places.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is located in a great spot next to the water in the grand Baie , the server was extremely friendly and helpful. We had their calamari and chili peppers stuffed with Tuna, lamb kofta, and fish cakes. All these tapas were excellent. Main coarse we had dorado(fish) in banana leaf was tasty but a little over cooked. Seafood... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $100
Cuisine
Seafood, Grill, Fusion, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coastal Road, Near Tamil Temple, Grand Baie, Mauritius 30510
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere du Rempart District  >  Grand Baie
  • Phone Number: +230 263 6867
Description
Le Capitaine Grand Baie ,is a popular restaurant serving delicious fish and seafood dishes in a pleasant space that combines style with informality. Le Capitaine offers you to enjoy fresh fish,seafood and meats prepared and cooked to perfection.A unique blend of original recipes and must have favorites have resulted in a dedicated following. Fresh fish and lobster is the pick of the menu, while other delicious mains include fish cooked in banana leaf with spices and herbs ,the home creation since 1989 and high quality meats are also serve. We also served local Tapas.

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