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Anchor Cafe

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Anse a la Mouche, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
+248 4 371 289
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

This is our go to restaurant for family meals. We have only ever been in the afternoon when it tends to be quiet. The food is still good, plentiful and reasonable priced. The drinks and deserts are a bit expensive. Service is excellent, however we did book in advance for a party of 8 and there were only two other... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

We called here on the way back from Victoria after a day trip to Praslin Island so were hungry and casually dressed. Simple decor and menu but lovely food and attentive service from all staff. My mum had the sail fish which was a huge portion and very tasty. I had the fish curry which was mildly spicy and aromatic.

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Thank Emma W
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Food is good octopus salad yummy!!!but takes too long to prepare. Not so welcoming service but a night under the stars took my breath away.

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Thank anco19
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

This the only one restaurant in Anse la Mouche and this is the biggest problem! Prices are high, but quolity of food is poor!

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Thank Petr M
Modena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
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49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Very good restaurant. We are in Seychelles and, of course, you cant ask what they have not. So, the fish is very good, the service is a bit slow, the list of wine insufficient.

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Thank Giovanni F
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Good food, the blackened fish is perfect and the best I have eaten, octopus salad also a firm favorite.

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Thank Jake W
Barcelona, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

I had the Blackened Fish at this little roadside restaurant a month ago and I'm still thinking of it! it is a shame that I live 7000 miles away from the Anchor Cafe or I would go back in a heart beat... Good service and good food in a casual setting, very recommendable!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

All meals at this restaurant have been good. They have a good variety of dishes and the staff are friendly. Food comes out quickly and portions and med-big. Never had a bad meal here.

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Wait staff is indifferent. Be aware they won't substitute anything on the menu. The only vegetarian item was Vegetable Curry which I had had earlier in the day so I just had fries. The waitress made a point of letting us know that since we came at 5 minutes to 9:00 pm we were lucky that they took us. There... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Go there if you are starving and there is literally no other option (that's how we ended up there), prepare for the mindbogglingly slow service and sky-high prices. It's basically a shack (needs maintenance!) but you pay like you visited a proper restaurant. Paying 10% for the slowest service in the world is sick. Just include the damn VAT and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Anse a la Mouche, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
  • Location: Africa  >  Seychelles  >  Mahe Island  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +248 4 371 289

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?