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Le Capitaine

Coastal Road, Grand Baie, Mauritius
+230 263 6867
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (77 reviews)
“scallops” (7 reviews)
“red snapper” (6 reviews)
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Seafood, Grill, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Coastal Road, Grand Baie, Mauritius
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Le Capitaine
1. La fraîcheur dans l'assiette
"seafood platter"
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2. Dedicated team
"We stopped here for lunch and it was wonderful."
Gisela W
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3. Joli cadre - nice setup
"Without doubt, the best meal I had on the island"
Sandra H
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This place is a disaster and not a seafood restaurant. Terrible quality, mostly frozen crap prepared by self-appointed "chefs" without any experience. Dirty tablecloths, arrogant smart-@ss waiters...this place should be out of business on an island that should have plenty of great ingredients. I would...More

Thank Anna R
Saminada Chetty N, Manager at Le Capitaine, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you Come and run the restaurant for us

Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We heard about this restaurant via TripAdvisor and the booking was very easy and quick. The ambient is almost cosy with a touch of exclusivity. The waiters are bery nice and take care about you. I really really recommend the seafood platter! In my opinion...More

Thank Fabio_IBK
koomaren c, Owner at Le Capitaine, responded to this reviewResponded April 30, 2018

Thank you for your visit and review. Hope to see you back again. Please notify us of your 5 stars rating.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice location, furniture, view on the bay and welcoming employees. However prices are a bit steep so be ready for that

Thank hawaianpizza
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The truly exceptional service was a highlight- the staff even picked up from a “Birthday toast” and served dessert with candles, accompanied by a birthday song, for my mom (without having been requested). Two had very well prepared beef dishes whilst the rest of our...More

Thank penny n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can’t thank the staff enough for their kindness and generosity. The food was delicious and their passion fruit juice was to die for😍 Most importantly we arrived 9:45 almost closing time and they welcomed us with open arms ❤️❤️

Thank Rayana D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You cannot go wrong here wonderful setting, superior service, fantastic seafood ... and parking! Have a nice stroll after your meal along the coral seawall. Lunch is a hit, can be crowded for the sunset dinner.

Thank Jan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Attended this restaurant 4 years ago when on vacation and am not sure why returned. But we did. Menu cards are tired and tatty..food very mediocre but over priced. I continue to be astonished at the extremely high price of all and any wines at...More

Thank Lynda G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived on a Wednesday night and were the only guests so service was prompt and courteous the menu was extensive and I thought expensive. We ordered 2 fish dishes and a seafood platter the fish was very good but the lobster and very large...More

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch by accident. And it was fantastic! Nice atmosphere, wonderful food, great wine, best service! I was so overwhelmed. Prices are absolutely fine for this 5star quality. I read a couple of reviews and I am surprised that some people complain about the...More

Thank Helmeringhausen
Reviewed July 13, 2018

You can not get a more perfect spot for a restaurant, it is absolutely beautiful. The food came very quickly and we were a bit worried about the quality BUT- the food looked spectacular , was well presented and tasted wonderful. Majority of our party...More

Thank KittyLamprecht
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coastal Road, Grand Baie, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere du Rempart District  >  Grand Baie
  • Phone Number: +230 263 6867
  • E-mail
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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