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Ile Maurice

9 McCausland Cresent, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
+27 31 561 7609
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
9 McCausland Cresent, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The meal was delicious. I had the prawn starter and the chicken and prawn curry. Delicious. My wife had the oxtail and snails starter. She also enjoyed her meal. Attention to details and hot plates were appreciated. The breads were also very tasty. Will be...More

1  Thank Deon A
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Sir very much. See you soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thoroughly enjoyed lunch. All courses beautifully presented with attention to detail in the presentation. Food delicious. Attentive service and not in your face. Very friendly staff. Highly recommended.

1  Thank EnglishAnne11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Le Maurice was recommended to us by our hotel. They recommend it to all guests, and with good cause. They serve the best food we had in Umhlanga. The starters of a seared tuna and a calamari salad were both delicious. We followed that with...More

1  Thank Jzippin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is excellent. The attention to detail is amazing. The crab starter is definitely a must. Romantic atmosphere

1  Thank _krithika_dj
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Merci Krithika.. Merci Beaucoup.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We dined here last week. We had three courses. Our food was timeously prepared by attentive staff. All our meals were outstanding. The meals are more costly but is acceptable when quality is provided as this restaurant does.Will be back soon!

1  Thank Peter F
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Peter for making the time to appreciate our efforts. See you soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently celebrated my 50th birthday with six friends at Ile Maurice. I wanted it to be a special evening and so visited the restaurant prior to the dinner to ensure I was making the right choice. On the evening of my birthday my every...More

2  Thank Desiree S
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Desiree, Thank you for the feedback and for appreciating our Restaurant. It was a pleasure to add to your special celebration. See you very soon again when you are next in SA. Looking forward to that. Christian

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Never treated so well as in this restaurant. Our last night in South Africa. French music, Aznavour, Becaud, Piaf. Eaten so great; also for my daughter, because she is very allergic. So caring for us to have a nice evening. We are greatfull to the...More

1  Thank heinbronk
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for appreciating us.

Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Had heard so much about this restaurant from friends so was looking forward to it. Found it to be very overpriced and quite dated in decor. Staff were very professional.

Thank NTW11
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Met up at Ile Maurice for lunch with friends from Joburg whilst visiting Umhlanga. Nothing too special about the food other than the price. We sat outside and chatted because we had not seen each other for a year. We knew that it was time...More

Thank TimZA
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had our anniversary dinner at Ile Maurice, which was hailed as the top restaurant in Umhlanga. It was a good meal in a nice setting, but for that price I expected more. The portions were small, but it did not rate...More

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Lavesh R
7 September 2017|
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Response from RestaurantIleMaurice | Property representative |
Hi. Ile Maurice is certainly the place of choice for your romantic dinner. We regularly have proposals and all is possible. Call Kate on 031 5617609 and you can discuss your special dinner. Regards. Christian
11 May 2017|
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Response from Gael B |
Yes the crayfish curry is still on the menu
27 March 2017|
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Response from RestaurantIleMaurice | Property representative |
Good Day We are a restaurant in Durban and not a hotel. See you next time you are in Durban and want a great meal. Hope you have a good holiday when you get to Mauritius.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 McCausland Cresent, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 7609
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Ile Maurice Restaurant offers Mauritian, French and Island Creole food in a relaxed and elegant atmosphere.
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