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Cabane Du Filao

Coastal Rd, Between Hotel Recif and Hotel Veranda, Pointe Aux Piments, Mauritius
+230 5923 6485
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“king prawns” (31 reviews)
“curry” (23 reviews)
“lobster” (29 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
$$ - $$$
Coastal Rd, Between Hotel Recif and Hotel Veranda, Pointe Aux Piments, Mauritius
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1 - 10 of 152 reviews

Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Cannot comment on the food here, although the husband and wife who own the place surely put their heart and soul in. He is a fisherman catching local lobster and seafood and she does the cooking. We were called over on our way home from...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 1962globetrotter
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Amaizing and fresh food. Much much better then the food that was served in the resort. Lovely owners.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ana R
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We had a sunset dinner at this wonderful place. They only offer what they have fresh - seafood and fish. The quality was fantastic, the friendliness of the owners is breathtaking, the prices are very fair. Thank you for an amazing evening!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mcmiamitravels
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

The Shrimp in cheese sauce was good. There was also large servings which we didn’t mind. Value for money I think.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Harold C
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Good 8nitiative at last I see something like this. Fresh seafood compared to frozen in all restaurants.The couple need to b encouraged for their initiative.8n return u enjoy fresh seafood.Price of fish very reasonable. Giant prawn and lobster expensive.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sulaiman H
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We all love the idea of that rustic little beachside find, where a fisherman brings in a fresh catch and you get a great value fresh seafood meal in a simple setting. The dream seems to be well sold on Tripadvisor - but this is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Jimboza
TrishaM525, Owner at Cabane Du Filao, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Dear tripadvisor It's again the same person is writing. Everything is writing in the wall free WiFi . If you really did not like our place , I thing you should tell me what you didn't like. We requests tripadvisor to see that matter because...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018

After reading the amazing reviews on trip advisor we decided we had to try this place but sadly we left feeling disappointed and ripped off. We didn't mind the fact that we the restaurant is pretty much a caravan with plastic chairs and tables outside....More

Date of visit: August 2018
3  Thank angelaH1761CT
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Don’t miss this little cabin near the beach. Excellent king prawns, fabulous calamari and the nicest owners, Well worth a visit!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mcija
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the food, it was well cooked. King prawns and battered calamari were our favorites. Seemed a little expensive though, but still really tasty.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Nathan C
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

A cool spot to have a nice and simple meal. We missed on the fish as it was all gone by the evening but the lobster and king prawns were great. The jackfruit curry on the side was just to order and the spices well...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank GLeveille
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26 January 2017|
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Response from Jimboza | Reviewed this property |
This place charges well above normal restaurant prices, please check before sitting down - also they will try to charge you a “wi-if” charge for payment by card - and the price of a beer is a small glass filled from a single... More
Kate P
14 January 2017|
Response from fayz974 | Reviewed this property |
they are open for lunch and diner but not every day some time they are closed. The boss work when he want
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 63
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coastal Rd, Between Hotel Recif and Hotel Veranda, Pointe Aux Piments, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Pamplemousses District  >  Pointe Aux Piments
  • Phone Number: +230 5923 6485
  • E-mail
We do only fresh seafood. If no catch we are not open. We also organise boat trips like big game fishing and catamaran tours.
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