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La Palmeraie

29 R de La Plage, Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains 97434, Reunion Island
+262 262 24 42 84
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good51%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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“mussels” (2 reviews)
“great food” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, French, Cajun & Creole, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
29 R de La Plage, Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains 97434, Reunion Island
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service was very long, the waiter could not remember the plate of the day, the vine available. She forgot to bring us the bread she suggested to take. When the food finally arrived, it was disappointing. It is expensive for what you get. Taste is...More

Thank Chlope974
Relation_Clients_974, Responsable relations clients at La Palmeraie, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Customer, We appreciate your return concerning our restaurant, and we feel sorry that you did not have the best time possible with us. As we are currently renweing our staff, some trainees may not be as performant as they could be and we gladly...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

Burgers were okay, nothing to write home about. Ordered a second glass of wine which never came, and then they charged us for the bottle!

Thank Niki Z
Reviewed 18 November 2016

We have been there for the mussels "a volonté" and the rest of the table ordered a La carte, the food and service were excellent and all the staff is working with the details in mind. Warm wecole and great farewell with the house rum...More

Thank voyageur75775
Relation_Clients_974, Responsable relations clients at La Palmeraie, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2016

Dear Customer, We wish to thank you for your support and we hope you'll grant us with another visit. Best Regards, Customer Service

Reviewed 3 November 2016

Great food for a really good price, considering the superb location. We ate lunch here and although the restaurant was packed, our food was served pretty quickly and was super delicious. We had a tuna steak and a grilled fish of the day. Both dishes...More

Thank chevere32
Relation_Clients_974, Responsable relations clients at La Palmeraie, responded to this reviewResponded 11 November 2016

Dear Customer, We'd like to thank you for your post. We are glad to hear that you had a nice moment in our restaurant. The location is indeed wonderful and helps providing you with the best quality meal possible. Hoping to see you again @...More

Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Great location with an ocean view. Very friendly staff. Nice atmosphere and very inviting. For chill and apéro.

Thank Andrius D
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This restaurant is very well located, facing the sea, and the view is nice at lunch, with plenty of surfers, and at night ... seat at an exterior table and feel "the holidays" and Reunion spirit. The dishes are varied, I eat a burger and...More

1  Thank Coutito
Reviewed 30 April 2016

When it comes to holidays restaurant this one ticks all the boxes ! Right by the surfer beach, an immense terrace, impeccable service, amazing food from French and local inspiration, generous portions and reasonable prices. The bar is welcoming and comforting like none around the...More

Thank Chassoux
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

Stopped off for a refreshing beer and a snack. What a great view across the bay and great attentive service. Very clean and perfect for half an hour on the wifi too.

Thank Nenners56
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Great place to hace a criolle menu, watching the ocean. Like everything in Reunion, its dificult to not like it! Good desserts too

Thank JoseMiguelGrx
Reviewed 11 January 2015

The good thing about this restaurant is its location on a little square directly in the seaside, with nice sunset views. The bad thing about it is that the food, the ambiance and the service are of poor quality and the prices are relatively high....More

Thank HansCB
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$59
Mediterranean, French, Cajun & Creole, Bar, European, Pub, Gastropub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 R de La Plage, Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains 97434, Reunion Island
  • Location: Africa  >  Reunion Island  >  Arrondissement of Saint-Paul  >  Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
  • Phone Number: +262 262 24 42 84
LA PALMERAIE is a restaurant and bar located along the Roches Noires beach with a magnificent sea view. You will enjoy a relaxing and calm terrace with a large variety of choices for your dishes and beverages that you will appreciate on the sea front. We also provide an e-menu with more than 36 different languages available so that any customer can feel at ease when ordering a delicious meal or drink.
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