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La Savane

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
French, Caribbean, European, Contemporary
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238 Boulevard des Poissonniers, Deshaies 97126, Guadeloupe
+590 590 91-3958
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Thu - Tue 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sun 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Nuremberg, Germany
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106 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I LOVE this restaurant!! Amazing creative food, not overly fancy, just delicious and wonderful service, they speak English and German as well, make this a delightful experience. We were able to get a nice table without a reservation by arriving at 6pm on two different evenings, we had to go back, of course!! You must go here!!

Thank Josy213
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We enjoyed a great dinner, which had an excellent presentation on the plate. Great seafood, decently priced bottles of wine, and great service. Would ea here again. Menu is all in french, but that is no different than the rest of the restaurants on the island, it is a french country afterall.

Thank Jason P
California, Maryland
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200 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambiance was lovely, overlooking the ocean. The waiter spoke both English and French. We will definitely return.

Thank WorldTraveler9
Wilmington, DE
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74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend & I waited 2 nights for the restaurant to open so we could have our reservation & it was well worth it. The restaurant has limited hours, so I definitely recommend reservations. Beachfront view. Incredible menu. My friend & I had foie gras, two entrees, a bottle of wine, coffee & tea with sample plates of desserts for... More 

Thank tayawhat
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service, the food and the desserts very absolutely above the Guadaloupe experience. The service is kind, and they speak English. The food was great, we tried creole dishes and they came with very delicious side dishes (and the terina was absolutely heavenly too). Not to miss the desserts - they are great. Absolutely worth a little higher price.

Thank Nataša P
North Woodmere, New York
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

I visited from NYC for a New Years vacation with a group of 16 friends. This is the best restaurant I've ever been to. Unsure about the place, as I hadn't found any good restraint in Guadeloupe, we came in for our first reservation. Let's just say we came the following 3 days after that. The food was beyond amazing... More 

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New York
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109 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016

The quality of this restaurant is exemplified by the fact that we ate dinner here twice in one week on the island. First, we ate there with another couple we had met on the flight, and who had eaten there already. Three nights later, we returned by ourselves. Both times, the meals were excellent and the service was professional. Like... More 

1 Thank FredRNewYork
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our evening meal at La Savane, which we had on our last evening on the island. We went in January 2016, but are still missing the passion fruit emulsion and panna cotta, which both my girlfriend and I agree were some of our favorite desserts that we've ever had -- and we're still talking about them 6... More 

Thank zkomes
St Ives, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016

We had a super meal there in April 2016. Excellent food, great service. Menu was imaginative and all 5 of us enjoyed the evening.

Thank sundancedog
Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a great dinner in La Savane.The fish tataki was delicious as was the beef. Great chocolate moelleux. Excellent service.

Thank StevenBxl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$9 - $23
French, Caribbean, European, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Boulevard des Poissonniers, Deshaies 97126, Guadeloupe
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Guadeloupe  >  Basse-Terre Island  >  Deshaies
  • Phone Number: +590 590 91-3958

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