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Lakaz Maman

22 Bedford Place, Southampton SO15 2DB, England
+44 23 8063 9217
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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International, Fusion, Healthy, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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22 Bedford Place, Southampton SO15 2DB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been here twice now, once as a couple, the second time with our two small children, 4 & 7. Both times, food had been outstanding, reasonably priced, and delicious! The menu has been tweaked since we first went, but the favourites remain. Magic bowl is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank APdorset82
Reviewed 2 days ago

Four of us had lunch. The food was so delicious and so different that we all ate 3 courses, which is most unusual. The calamar was probably the best I've tasted, the octopus was beautifully tender and full of flavour, and the mutton (2 of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Liz W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I traveled from London to Lakaz Maman especially as it was his Birthday.The beautiful delicious food and warm welcome made it one of the best dining experiences we ever had.We will definitely come again.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank NazCathan
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were a group of four people and we all enjoyed our meal. The waiters/waitresses were all so helpful and friendly, the service was great, all of our three courses were so tasty and we cant wait to go back. Taking your own drink was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank raynard
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food here doesn't disappoint - freshly cooked & incredibly delicious. It was so good that I even had 3 courses, which I rarely do. I was very impressed by the allergen labelling which made it clear what I could eat. I had the puddine...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank SareetaC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend visited on the 5th and loved the food! Lots of veggie options for me and he was very happy with his burger. Will definitely return again and again

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank elliet384
Reviewed 1 week ago

Run by a Masterchef winner this was always looking promising. Small and understated restaurant on Bedford Place. Not licensed but the offy over the street offers a discount and corkage is cheap. Menu is full of interesting Mauritian offers. Everything we tried as exciting and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ian T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sadly things are starting to slip, as the way things after an initial fanfare. I always order the mutton burger as it is always cooked tenderly and falls apart. without any advice on the menu they have decided to change this from slow cooked pulled...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank simmo40
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing restaurant food and atmosphere really homely, a real taste of Mauritius food in a relaxed homely environment, fast service polite easy to find parking outside the restaurant. I recommend the alooda it’s so refreshing Will defo be coming back

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mohammedp710
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you haven’t tried Mauritian food then you really should check this restaurant out. Run by the lovely MasterChef winner, Shelina Permalloo, it has an inventive menu full of tasty options. It offers vegan, vegetarian, gluten and dairy free options so there’s something for everyone....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank PuttingPenToPaper
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Anon A
24 October 2016|
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Response from Kelly L | Reviewed this property |
No the menu doesn't say much at all about how spicy things are, words like "flavoursome" are used instead. my friend asked how spicy the magic bowl was, the waitress said "its one of the least spicy things on the menu... More
15 September 2016|
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Response from DavidH6412 |
honestly id rather pay £5 and bring my own bottle than £15-20 for fairly average wine you get at most restaurants. Wetherspoons is quite close .. that might be an option?
15 September 2016|
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Response from FoodiePickleyBoo | Reviewed this property |
We visited in a couple of weeks ago (September 2016). We aren't friends of the owners; we had actually set out to go to the restaurant next door, which is now closed. The menu is on the slightly pricey side, but for the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
08:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Bedford Place, Southampton SO15 2DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Southampton
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8063 9217
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Welcome to Lakaz Maman Mauritian Street Kitchen, specialising in Mauritian Street Food. Owned and run by MasterChef winner Shelina Permalloo, we serve authentic recipes with a modern mauritian twist. We accept bookings and walk ins. Open 830am to 10pm every day except Sunday (12-6pm)
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