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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 good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“king prawns” (22 reviews)
“lobster” (26 reviews)
“curry” (21 reviews)
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Coastal Rd, Between Hotel Recif and Hotel Veranda, Pointe Aux Piments, Mauritius
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Reviewed yesterday 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

Thank GLeveille
Reviewed yesterday

Passed this shack by chance around dinner time and decided not to let the outer appearance put me off as I had heard some of these were worth visiting, but was I wrong in choosing this particular one. The seafood preparation and taste was below...More

1  Thank greekfoodie2018
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This was our favorite of the seafood shacks that line the beach in the area. It's a husband and wife team; the husband fishes, the wife cooks. The couple are friendly, and the woman is a very good cook. We enjoyed the "fish of the...More

Thank Dave's_reviews
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Had the most delicious food and friendly service - we had the crab curry, shrimp curry and sea cigale. Yes, we had three meals between the two of us - it was that good :) No better way to experience delish Mauritian food than sitting...More

Thank Megthepeg86
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Fresh seafood Mauritian style! Very Tasty! King prawns and fried fish in curry sauce with rice and sauce accompanied by a fresh pineapple juice, delicious. You only get the catch of the day, hence menue changes daily. Don’t be mislead by the outer appearance, that’s...More

Thank ilkotr
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

I recently moved here from the state's and me and my family visit at least every other week. The family that owns it is very friendly and welcoming. The food is prepared fresh and is delicious. The family treats us as one of their own...More

Thank baller4opca
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We made a point of looking for this place after reading about it on trip advisor. The lady owner and her little boy were so friendly and welcoming, happy to chat to us about how the place is family-run (husband catches everything fresh in the...More

Thank Claire_Summers
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

There are many places to enjoy seafood when on an island. But like the trend to know the farmer who grew your meat, here you get to know the fisherman who caught your food and can watch it being cooked. If you can see it,...More

Thank Phil_the_flamingo
Reviewed 1 February 2018

We stayed at a resort nearby with half board, We found the Cabane whilst driving past Pointe aux Piments. We went there for lunch and ordered the King Prawns. We waited 45 minutes for our food and when it eventually arrived, they were overcooked, dry...More

2  Thank TravelExplorer12
Reviewed 28 January 2018

So grateful that I found this lovely little place nestled right next to my hotel. The king prawns are an absolute must!!! Large, delicious prawns cooked to perfection and accompanied perfectly with tasty sauces. I’ve had king prawns elsewhere on the island (namely the most...More

Thank jennyhaskey
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26 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Ramsurrun | Reviewed this property |
Around 1500 seafood plater per person
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
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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 - 11:59 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
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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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