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Le Balaou

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Quartier Coin des Peres | Plage du bourg des Anses d'Arlet, Les Anses d'Arlet 97217, Martinique
+596 696 84 88 85
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Norfolk, Virginia
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

I spent a lovely afternoon here sitting at the cafe drinking Lorraine Blonde & dining on balaou. My "travel French" got me by. Balaou is a small, bony tropical fish deep-fried & eaten with the fingers. Martinique is French, so bring your euros. Did I say it was a lovely afternoon?

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Lafayette, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Lunch on the beach...small fried and marinated fish, a local speciality...fantastic. I like the no onion, Creole spiced onesThe service was good but it took a while to get our food, but peak season at noon. To be expected. Just have a drink, look at the gorgeous Caribbean water and enjoy the wait. it's worth it.....

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

The best restaurant on the beach at Anse d'Arlets by far. Please have the balaou....mmmm it is parfait. Each time we come to Martinique this is the place we come back to. Suzanne's cooking is divine!!! The waitress is a work of art!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quartier Coin des Peres | Plage du bourg des Anses d'Arlet, Les Anses d'Arlet 97217, Martinique
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Martinique  >  Arrondissement of Le Marin  >  Les Anses d'Arlet
  • Phone Number: +596 696 84 88 85

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