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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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Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Bank Lane, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had one night in Nassau before continuing further with the out islands. I called rather late for to book a table for two. The restaurant looked busy when we got there. Good service and a good selection of food in the menu. We got a...More

Thank Nikos M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a recent trip to Nassau we took the family to Cafe Matisse for dinner. We were escorted to the courtyard and seated at our table. It was a beautiful setting and protected from the wind outside of the restaurant. The wait staff were excellent...More

Thank MZoo60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best restaurant I’ve been to in Nassau. Place looks small from the outside but there is a charming little patio area out back which is nicely furnished. You’re given a little amuse-bouche/bruschetta and fresh bread. Everything on the menu sounds very appetizing. I’ve had the...More

Thank DAllan29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food and service! Calamari was tasty with an excellent sauce. The waiters were right on top of everything.

Thank dianned956
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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say, it looked closed from outside but as we opened the door we knew this place had what we were looking for! As honeymooners we wanted a high quality cuisine with friendly staff! And what we got in the food is not...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's not carribean, it's not Italian, it's a fusion that earns its place amongst top 5 in Nassau. I would love to be here after evening fall.

Thank J T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Anniversary birthday dinner food and service where amazing second floor intimate dining was the best

Thank Gus Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For years this has been my favorite ever! Service is supreme where the wait staff does not missed not even a single detail! Food.... well.... the food is from another world! To die for!!!! Gorgonzola gnocchis my super favorites! And the place, terrace, private dining...More

Thank Barbara C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cafe Matisse is probably close to the best restaurant in Nassau. Dinning is available inside or in their private courtyard. The dinner offerings are presented in an artful form with great care. For me, if you are wanting to experience dinning excellence, Cafe Matisse is...More

Thank brucew266
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service is very quick compared to most Bahamian establishments. The good was very good. Atmosphere was noisy and a bit rushed. The drinks were light on alcohol but most restaurants were that we visited unless you told them to pour a heavy one.

Thank SuretyBondAgent
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Joel S
27 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.
14 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.
20 August 2017|
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Response from Bárbara F | Reviewed this property |
Actually the answer above is correct. You can also wear shorts, it is not strict on that... just a comfy and appropriate attire for a beautiful restaurant
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
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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