You will be amazed by the rich diversity of the Mauritian
cuisine, where East meets West - literally! Tease your tastebuds
to the Créole rougaille, Indian
deep-fried delights, Muslim bryanis,
Chinese chow mien and the delicate
And, why not some Mauritian
barbeque by the beach!
Strategically posted by the corners of busy streets
and intersections, hawkers are not to be under-estimated for their
cheap, yet authentic food. Especially the Indian
delights, preserved fruits, shawarma bread, "gato manioc"
(cassava cake), maize pudding, vermicelli cakes, peanuts and miniature
Ideal for when you are on the move. A quick stop by
the hawkers and traditional cafés will cost you less than
US$1 for a satisfying meal!
Most restaurants in Mauritius are found along the Northern
coast, Port Louis and within the district of Plaine Wilhems (residential
A wide variety of cuisine is offered: créole,
indian, muslim, french and chinese.
For your convenience we have included an
extensive list of popular restaurants on the island - most,
if not all of which, we have tried and tested and now recommend!
For those of you who wish to have more privacy and
very luxurious décor, you may call in at one of the hotels
to enjoy their sumptuous buffet or fine dishes on their "à
la carte" menu. Very often theme nights are organised and dinners
are usually followed by a show.