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Canne a Sucre Chez May

Route Royale, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
+230 453 9448
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“popadums” (2 reviews)
“homemade rum” (2 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Route Royale, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
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Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing. It’s basically four tables and it’s like sitting in the chefs living room as she lives above the restaurant and cooks from her own kitchen. Strongly advise to book but if your walking past and you can’t get in the book...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Clare J
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Really delicious, home style food, made the Mauritiun way. May is very friendly and welcoming, serving everyone with love. I will definitely recommend this to anyone visiting Mauritius.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BTaljaard
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Really delighted to have a meal at this very homely restaurant. It's a fixed price menu that comes with plenty of tapas-sized dishes to eat with a nice bit of rum and desert.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank AwSure
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Best restaurant in Flic en Flac. We had great food, May is a wonderful chef and host! We really loved the food the ambiance and the conversation with May. Recommended to anyone staying at Flic en Flac!! Reserve in advanced!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 8evar
Reviewed 14 May 2018

This “restaurant” is at the front of May’s home so there are only three tables - make sure you book in advance. There is no menu with May cooking whatever is in season or she feels like. There are lots of little dishes which all...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Rosie-holidaylover
Reviewed 13 January 2018

What a lovely place. This restaurant is at the owner's home. Literally she cooks in her kitchen. there is no menu to choose food, you eat what she cooks for you. this a very good idea and restaurants should do similar service. You have a...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank balintagnes
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We went here on a recommendation of a friend we were on holiday with. We were very lucky to get in as there are only about 3-4 tables. There is no menu as such and May makes her dishes as she wants on the day!...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Pip P
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! We booked here (with some difficulty as it was so full) in the hope of something we'd not found elsewhere - real Mauritian food. And we certainly found it. It's like being a guest in May's home. Lovely friendly service, quiet ambience, great rum!...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Globetrotter_Geoff
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

When you have to book a week in advance and there are only 3 tables. When Mama feeds you food she has been preparing since 4 am, when you don't know the menu or the price and it's all about the love...the recipes handed down...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank mummaship
Reviewed 27 October 2017

2nd visit to May's restaurant and it was fabulous. Great food and great atmosphere. Thank you may from the 2 from England, 2 from Wales and 2 from Florida USA.

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank Remainhere
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9 April 2018|
Response from balintagnes | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Sorry I haven’t logged in for a while... hope it’s not too late you found the answer. Type the name into google or google map and you will find their details. Call them. Their number ends with 9448.
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route Royale, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere Noire District  >  Flic En Flac
  • Phone Number: +230 453 9448
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