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La Bonne Marmite

18 Sir William Newton St, City Centre, Port Louis, Mauritius
+230 212 4406
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (11 reviews)
“a la carte” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
18 Sir William Newton St, City Centre, Port Louis, Mauritius
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

This is my third visit over a number of years and the quality of service and food has always been excellent and tasty. The waiters are of the old school variety and are always present but 'unseen' Portion sizes are also very good and overall...More

Thank Oliver J
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful staff, cheap drinks, great rum. Unfortunately the food is not at all up to local standard. The imitation creole food may fool the tourists but will not attract the locals. La Marmite is almost an institution in Trou aux Biches and would do better...More

Thank businessman B
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Nice place. Located in the business area. Parking very difficult. Food is nice. Had the buffet. Taste is very good. Environment great.

Thank qayyumalig
Reviewed 12 April 2017

La Bonne Marmite is a very good restaurant Port Louis, the capital. I have been there several times with colleagues. It serves a new buffet everyday. The food is nice and at affordable prices. Service very good. A good place to enjoy with friends and...More

Reviewed 4 January 2017

La Bonne Marmite is a fantastic restaurant, not only that but it has remained in Port Louis for the last 27 years and the same chef still remains. The staff are very respectable and efficient. The food is world class level and is very Mauritian...More

Thank Savannah A
Reviewed 15 November 2016

La Bonne Marmite is one of the best restaurants in Port-Louis. It is known to everybody and is located in the 'quartier des banques'. If you are with family and you need to eat, don't hesitate and just drop there. The place is very famous...More

Thank 803Mimi
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very nice restaurant and well situated in the heart of Port Louis and in one of the main street of the capital. At the back of the restaurant is found the Government Centre and opposite the Government Centre is the Prime Minister's Office followed by...More

Thank luv2009
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

The open buffet is simply EXCELLENT. You won't find better in this street. Went for business meeting. Very warm atmosphere.

Thank Cedric T
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I went there with my family. The personnel is very nice and professional. I love the interior decor which is cosy, vintage and chic. It was not a very crowdy place. Perfect for enjoying a quiet lunch with family, or colleagues. Since I was working...More

Thank Tracy W
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Tried the buffet part of the restaurant. Food is well prepared, although a bit pricy. Unfortunately, no variety, the same food was on offer for the 3 days that we went there

Thank Sandra D
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Diapermal Y
27 December 2016|
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Response from Cedric T | Reviewed this property |
Hi Diapermal Y, there is no real information about the restaurant being halal or not it's good to call and ask. wish you happy new year!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Sir William Newton St, City Centre, Port Louis, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Port Louis District  >  Port Louis
  • Phone Number: +230 212 4406
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