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Citronella’s Cafe

Poste de Flacq, Wolmar, Flic En Flac, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
+230 403 3300
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (17 reviews)
“sugar beach” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Poste de Flacq, Wolmar, Flic En Flac, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
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1 - 10 of 182 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Very nice setting and ambiance, competent service. Food itself was rather standard Italian fare but prepared with good ingredients and everything was more or less well executed. Definitely a strong 5 star hotel restaurant and worth a visit for fans of Italian cuisine.

Thank Dominic L
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

We have just enjoyed the most fantastic meal of our lives. We are the finest of foods in the most beautiful of locations, on the beach by the fire. What made the night particularly special was the outstanding service delivered by Kevin and his team....More

Thank Dotty D
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Ate here several times over the past few years. Service seems to have improved since last year. They found us a table on the terrace overlooking the ocean which is our favourite spot. Order was promptly taken and we didn't wait long for our food....More

3  Thank bronia
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Another good choice for lunch or dinner with a variety of Italian style dishes.Nice pizza and pasta dishes, also steaks and fish / shellfish available.

1  Thank trevor220951
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Our special thanks to Chef Alex for our memorable meal ! The fish in almond crust and sweet potato pureé were over the top !

1  Thank Garrison F
Reviewed 6 April 2017

My family and I came for dinner and the service was pretty poor. Management didn't seem bothered that we were sending our food back and they couldn't even get a pizza right. How can a pizza taste bad? We asked for toppings on a pizza...More

Thank kalps69
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We had lunch and dinner here while staying at Sugar Beach. Nice relaxed atmosphere. If you're told the restaurant is full, it might be worth turning up just in case, as we did, as there were plenty of tables available. I think some people book...More

1  Thank CWils60
Reviewed 28 March 2017

My wife and I enjoy lunch here most days when we are on holiday @ Sugar Beach. Pizza and pasta really good and very good service.

1  Thank Monty B
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I rang and confirmed a booking for 6pm for drinks. When we arrived we were told the restaurant wasn't open and there was no booking. Very disappointing and badly organised - made all the more annoying as the restaurant looked really nice and we had...More

1  Thank 724jor
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Staying at Sugar Beach make sure you book this restaurant on a couple of occasions at least. Setting great, staff superb and a nice relaxing walk back to the bars at Sugar Beach after choosing from the great menu. Make sue you book.

Thank Campers16
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Bendyclaire2013
What are the prices like?
24 February 2015|
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Response from wonderbug77 | Reviewed this property |
For anyone planning to visit, the prices are extremely high if you are a non hotel resident (and that is speaking as someone who lives in London)! A pasta costs around 650 rupees, a pizza is similar. You are paying for the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 58
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Poste de Flacq, Wolmar, Flic En Flac, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere Noire District  >  Flic En Flac
  • Phone Number: +230 403 3300
  • E-mail
Description
Located between Sugar Beach and La Pirogue resorts in Flic-en-Flac, Mauritius, the Citronella's Café proposes delights of the Mediterranean's sunny cuisines and traditional Italian dishes with a view on the Mauritian lagoon.
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