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I. Pates

5 Rue de La Republique, Saint Francois 97118, Guadeloupe
+590 690 74-1341
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pates” (8 reviews)
“cannoli” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 Rue de La Republique, Saint Francois 97118, Guadeloupe
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Reviewed 8 March 2016

This is a small restaurant by the Port du Peche in town, so make sure to snag a reservation in advance. The owners are very friendly and patient but speak little English so brush up on French terms before visiting. Small menu, but everything is...More

Thank Mirage52
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I. Pates lives up to its name, at least on the night we visited: it serves only pasta, and really only two type of pasta, cannelloni and ravioli. If you are looking for a bolognese over spaghetti (or any other pasta dish), don't bother with...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 13 January 2016

We've just returned from three weeks in Guadeloupe, having eaten our way around both Grande-Terre and Basse-Terre, and i.Pates is one of our favorites! We tried unsuccessfully one night to get a reservation but stopped in for a lunch a few days later. Our 11...More

1  Thank Troy M
Hervé L, Propriétaire at I. Pates, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2016
Google Translation

Bonjour merci pour votre venue avec une famille si nombreuse et au plaisir d'affoler toujours vos papilles RV

Reviewed 1 January 2016

We were expecting fabulous Italian food and honestly were quite surprised by the raving reviews! Nothing spectacular at all and quite expensive for what you get. Pastas are homemade and good but bread is not great. Ordered Chardonnay wine and was brought Champagne. No English...More

Thank MTMB
Hervé L, Propriétaire at I. Pates, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2016
Google Translation

Merci pour vos remarques qui nous permettent de nous améliorer les menus complet en anglais sont en place depuis 15...More

Reviewed 21 June 2015

Having an English language menu was very useful. Unfortunately 2 of the items I requested were not available. The waiter/owner was very helpful despite our language problem and the food was excellent. As well as a restaurant it had a small deli with, unusual for...More

Thank Peter1948
Reviewed 19 May 2015

I had seen the reviews on this place on Trip Advisor, so we stopped for lunch. The food was wonderful and the service outstanding. Everything was very fresh and very Italian! They even had an English language menu! They proudly display their Trip Advisor Seal...More

Thank BeachLovingCouple
Reviewed 1 February 2015

Who knew that some of the freshest Italian food you can get outside of Italy was on a French island in the Caribbean? My wife and I started with the charcuterie and cheese plates (they are separate). Both were authentic Italian selections and exceptional in...More

Thank UWShaun
Reviewed 30 December 2014

It was an amazing dinner with original italian food, great quality, very nice ambiance. Nice owners, funny guys, great service. really something to come back if possible!

1  Thank Wasserhahn1132
Reviewed 16 April 2014

We did not know what to expect when we first went to I. Pates, but we thought it was worth a try given the excellent ratings for this restaurant on Trip Advisor. We are very glad that we did since the food was exactly what...More

1  Thank Dana B
Reviewed 26 February 2014

This is a fantastic little restaurant, it is a delicatessens by day and we also had food to take away one day and the food was great! Two evenings a week it opens it's doors as a Italian restaurant! My mum and I ate here...More

Thank blossom219
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 49
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rue de La Republique, Saint Francois 97118, Guadeloupe
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Guadeloupe  >  Grande-Terre Island  >  Saint Francois
  • Phone Number: +590 690 74-1341
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