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I. Pates

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5 Rue de La Republique, Saint Francois 97118, Guadeloupe
+590 690 74-1341
10:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Wed 10:00 - 22:00
Thu 10:00 - 15:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 Italian food is meant to be - simple, fresh and delicious. The owner and waiter... More 

1 Thank Dana B
Brecon Beacons National Park, United Kingdom
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230 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2014 via mobile

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 during our two week stay, the food was amazing, full of flavour and colours, extremely... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2013

My wife and I stayed in a Saint Francois for 2 weeks. We stayed in a villa and would often cook our own meals. We soon became very interested in exploring the town's nightlife and did a google search for restaurants in the area. I.pates came up as the number one reviewed location each time,so my wife and I decided... More 

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RVLETANG971, Propriétaire at I. Pates, responded to this review

you came and you are regaled you thank you for your passage and so far to seeing you and to you again and again and panic pleasure your taste buds More 

Vancouver, Canada
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2013

I. Pates is a specialty Italian grocery (run by a Frenchman) which plays at 'restauranting' most days for lunch but just two nights a week for dinner. We arrived in pelting rain, sat at a tall bar table for two on the porch under the canvas, and enjoyed some of the tastiest pasta we've eaten in years. Homemade pasta and... More 

2 Thank richardr38
RVLETANG971, Propriétaire at I. Pates, responded to this review

Good morning thank you for your visit as well as your opinion on my unassuming grocery and ephemeral restaurant I am happy that pasta and the whole meal rains you. and for the pleasure of speeding up your papillae once again Hervé More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 43
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?