If you enjoy gourmet cuisine, you will certainly feel at home in Mauritius. Indeed, this island is particularly famous for its delicious cuisine that combines elements from all over the world. In fact, you can even see typical European and Asian ingredients in the same meal. Mauritian cuisine is certainly so versatile! Discover our selection of the best gourmet restaurants in Mauritius.
Nestled in the mangrove mangroves, Le Barachois has a romantic decoration and a charming atmosphere. This restaurant is set up on floating bridges and consists of wooden tables subtly lit by lanterns from which you can admire a magnificent starry sky. On the menu, you will enjoy specialties such as giant shrimp, lobster and crab freshly caught. This restaurant guarantees you a real Mauritian culinary experience.
Le Château Mon Désir
The Château Mon Désir welcomes you in a magical setting, overlooking the remains of the flour mill and the Balaclava distillery, dating back to the French colonization. In this sumptuous restaurant, you can enjoy international cuisine with French influences and Mauritian flavours. Chef Rakesh Munoruth will prepare delicious fresh salmon tartar with dill croutons and raspberry whipped cream or a bourgeois steak served with green beans topped with butternut squash emulsion.
Le Café des Arts
The Café des Arts is located in the former Victoria 1840 sugar cane factory in Trou d’Eau Douce, on the east coast of Mauritius. The creative cuisine of the Café des Arts, made from the island’s fresh produce, is a visual and gustatory delight. Dishes like paintings, an innovative cuisine, a light alchemy that mixes flavours, colours and scents.
In the heart of the Chamarel Rhumerie, the restaurant offers dishes that are as well presented as the décor that manages to combine a rustic feel with a chic look. The house specialties (deer or brown pig, crossbreeding between pig and wild boar) are served with seasonal vegetables, including palm kernels, grown on the estate. To be enjoyed at lunchtime and in the evening by reservation only. You can also take a gourmet break for tea time: the offers of cakes and other sweets are irresistible.