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Cafe Matisse

Bank Lane, Nassau, New Providence Island
+1 242-356-7012
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Bank Lane, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed yesterday

I have been going to Cafe Matisse for many years each time I visit Nassau. The food is always excellent as is the service (which is difficult to come by in Nassau). We always go for lunch and we are never disappointed. The owner is...More

Thank shecca27
Reviewed yesterday

Loved this restaurant! An old historic home turned into a special and delicious Italian restaurant. The service, food, atmosphere were all top notch. We loved our fresh delicious entrees and desserts. We ate inside which was nice. Next time, we will request the outdoor garden...More

Thank crusnwsusn
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We booked a table in the garden for an evening meal. What a wonderful place! The food was fantastic! It was a perfect evening! There is nothing more to add. Absolutely perfect in every respect.

Thank cindersmail
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lobster risotto and pappardelle were delicious. Tico and Elroy were great. Bianca gave us a ride 806-2814

Thank Terese C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Two thumbs up for the duck. I will definitely go back. Quiet, romantic, upscale restaurant. Amazing service. Food was outstanding.

Thank melanie m
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We highly recommend this restaurant, we visit at least once every time we come to Nassau. The food and service is amazing and always fresh. The wine selection is excellent. The restaurant is always busy so booked in advance and ask for the patio.

Thank Sharon1963
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a long port day and were celebrating 20 years of marriage. We researched restaurants amd this popped up . Stellar service . Highly trained staff Veey good food, not excellent but worth the price. The patio is beautiful! I'll add photos another time...More

Thank ClearBlueDaze
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an excellent restaurant to dine at if you love well cooked Italian food. Attentive staff, well presented, book inadvance and request to sit outside. Plenty to eat... we never got to eat dessert!

Thank tekalhaus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful evening in the courtyard. The staff is fun and very professional. Warm welcome with some bruschetta on the table. The wine list is not extensive but it is a good selection. Adding the vintage would be well received by European guests as most American...More

Thank Goldans
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful food I will definitely be back, and superb service. I enjoyed crab special to start and prawn salad, very tasty.

Thank Sara_Mitchell159
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16 February 2018|
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Response from Mary S | Reviewed this property |
We have called on the phone, but also stayed on island for a week, so we walked up late afternoon and made a reservation for the night we wanted.
Joel S
28 October 2017|
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Response from Stanley M | Reviewed this property |
We just had wine but I believe they had a full bar.
15 September 2017|
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Response from Yudansha2017 | Reviewed this property |
At this time of the year, you should be fine to book within a week but the earlier the better as it's very popular.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bank Lane, Nassau, New Providence Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  New Providence Island  >  Nassau
  • Phone Number: +1 242-356-7012
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