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Les Dauphins Heureux Cafe Restaurant

East Coast Road, Anse Royale | Anse Royale Village, South East Mahe, Anse Royale, Mahe Island 00000, Seychelles
+248 4 430 100
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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Opens in 12 min
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Hours
Pizza, Seafood, Cajun & Creole
$$ - $$$
East Coast Road, Anse Royale | Anse Royale Village, South East Mahe, Anse Royale, Mahe Island 00000, Seychelles
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Reviewed January 12, 2017

We've been waiting for an hour for two simple dishes when there were only a few tables occupied around us. Really disapponting as it was placed both in the guide and is #1 on TripAdvisor. We gave it a second chance and it was no...More

1  Thank Viktorvs
Reviewed January 11, 2017

I ordered a chicken curry but it was test-less as if it came out of a tin. I was very disappointed, looking for some good testy creole food it was not at all the case and I could not stay outside as the table were...More

1  Thank vsalamin
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

The owner and staff very friendly. The apartment was spacious and located on the Anse beach. Restaurant neat and the food was excellent but the order took some time to be served as I was later informed that they make everything fresh. Best beach front...More

Thank Anil M
Reviewed January 2, 2017

We were attracted to this restaurant by the large number of recommendation stickers in its window but beware - it does not deserve them We went on the promise of the fish of the day - but there wasn't any. We ordered 4 dishes and...More

Thank AliMichel
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Had a good meal here. Maybe avoid the pork cutlets though since I needed a chainsaw to cut them so these were returned without any problems. Good value for the Seychelles.

Thank biztrav88
Reviewed December 8, 2016

When you hit Anse Royale start looking for the "Happy Dolphin" restaurant. They serve lovely breakfasts as well. We also had dinner here and there pizzas are really good.Service was excellent on all accounts!

Thank Euronovelties A
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

We as a family visited this restaurant as it was relatively close to where we were staying & looked ok on the reviews. We arrived early, 6:45 and were given a table close to the bar, 2nd line, other tables were reserved. We ordered a...More

1  Thank apls
Reviewed November 13, 2016

Just go. It's good and nice, right on the beach. Better have a reservation, though. Dinner for 3 will cost around 100 €, which is rather normal for Seychelles. They also serve pizzas, which I did not get but is useful for kids who are...More

Thank Alberto_O
Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

Grilled Prawns were ok. Vegetables slightly overcooked. 😐 the service was good and friendly. Nice view at the beach

Thank Nicole I
Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

After a bath in Anse Royal, we went to this restaurant, who was the perfect place. We had a lunch with my family, the food, the place, the people and the music make me feeling in the Seychelles! The time just stopped and I enjoy...More

Thank Cyrano_de_Geneve
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $123
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Coast Road, Anse Royale | Anse Royale Village, South East Mahe, Anse Royale, Mahe Island 00000, Seychelles
  • Location: Africa  >  Seychelles  >  Mahe Island  >  Anse Royale
  • Phone Number: +248 4 430 100
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Les Dauphins Heureux Cafe Restaurant is located on Anse Royale beach, in the village of Anse Royale, South East Mahe. Our restaurant specializes in authentic Creole cuisine, seafood, fresh fish, cocktails and great desserts. Seating is possible inside the restaurant, on the open air deck, or you may book a table on the sand under the trees overlooking the ocean and beach. The bay of Anse Royale is an excellent swimming beach with good snorkelling right in front of the restaurant. Every Sunday lunchtime we offer a Sunday lunch Creole Buffet from 1pm to 3.30pm, with specialties like grilled red snapper, octopus curry, an assortment of salads & chutneys like mango, patole, margos, fruit citere. Our hot dishes include 'katkat banane', salted fish with brede mouroung, barbequed pork belly etc.. Desserts are : bananes caramel, coconut nougat, daube de patates or bananes in coconut milk. Every Friday evenings we have our 'fish and shrimp' (& our 'A la Carte' menu) night with live vocals & guitar music from two talented local artists. We are open for breakfast from 8:30am.
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