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Papillote Rainforest Restaurant

Trafalgar Falls Road, Trafalgar | Box 2287, Roseau 811, Dominica
+1 767-448-2287
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  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“flying fish” (10 reviews)
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Caribbean, Seafood, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Trafalgar Falls Road, Trafalgar | Box 2287, Roseau 811, Dominica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good quality offerings with full bar and wine. That alone is a badge of honor in these parts. Very friendly staff and exc. service.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting in a very relaxing location.... lots of things to choose from on the menu, with specials as well... great rum punch too! Very potent

Thank piglet23
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We loved this after thought of a visit and were so happy we found the information in our hotel guidebook. The waterfalls and pools were a delight and food was delicious. I wasn't especially hungry but that didn't stop me from finishing off an unforgettable...More

Thank desertlove
hannaclara, Owner at Papillote Rainforest Restaurant, responded to this review

We are so happy that you enjoyed your experience with us. Thanks for writing about it

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Lunch with an amazing view - even in the rain. Limited choice - fish or chicken - had the chicken which was tasty and served with traditional Dominican sides- plantains, ground provisions, rice etc. An explore of the amazing gardens and a dip in the...More

Thank eyedream1
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We stopped for lunch after visit to Trafalger Falls. The food was good, fresh and local. Our group had a very enjoyable lunch and then walked around the gardens. Nice break

Thank Profb59
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Influenced by the guidebook, we stopped here for a snack. Ordered a bunch of stuff, including the dasheen (taro) puffs (excellent) and a shrimp snack. The 5 very tiny shrimp cost us exactly $6 EACH. Wow! And the price on the bill was higher than...More

1  Thank elkabelka
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Fantastic open air restaurant with very good food. We've seen mixed reviews but we liked it very much. Beautiful strolling jungle gardens. Recommend highly.

Thank AJDirt
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Helen from my sisters tours recommended this beautiful restaurant in the rainforest of Dominica. Scenery from inside with the open air setting was breathtaking and the food was fantastic!

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Good food in a beautiful setting. We stopped by for lunch during our island tour. Be sure to walk around and bring swimsuit for the hot spring.

Thank JoHess
hannaclara, Owner at Papillote Rainforest Restaurant, responded to this review

We are very pleased that you enjoyed your experience of Papillote. Thanks for the review

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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Every year I visit Dominica I end up at Papillote with my family of very picky eaters and they absolutely love this place - just as much as I do if not more. This is a very peaceful place, in yet another lush region of...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
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08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trafalgar Falls Road, Trafalgar | Box 2287, Roseau 811, Dominica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominica  >  Saint George Parish  >  Roseau
  • Phone Number: +1 767-448-2287
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Dine on fresh-caught fish, prawns (in season) or chicken prepared creole style with all the fabled spices of our island's rich cultural heritage. Sample exotic fruits and vegetables from the endless bounty of Dominica's organic gardens. Drink fresh local fruit juices, Kubuli beer or our special 'Papillote' rum punch...open every day from 8AM 'til 6PM.Serving Breakfast and Lunch. Dinner by reservation