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La Marmite - Restaurant Creole

Plage de l'Ermitage | 34, bd Leconte de Lisle, Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains 97434, Reunion Island
+262 262 33 31 37
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“local food” (2 reviews)
“wide range” (2 reviews)
“pots” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cajun & Creole, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Plage de l'Ermitage | 34, bd Leconte de Lisle, Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains 97434, Reunion Island
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Book in advance to ensure you get a meal at this fully booked traditional creole restaurant. A buffet menu with many traditional pots (marmite) on offer, from fish and seafood to duck in vanilla to octopus in red wine to lamb, chicken and pots of...More

Thank Emmy-Lou M
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Simple very hot cold dishes followed by rice and different currys of sausages, pork, fish and chicken. All very hot hanging over open fire but really quite tasteless, Quite a bit disappointed

Thank Kjell H
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Popped in here for dinner during out holiday, with no booking. It was quite busy but the waiters made a plan for us! Best Creole buffet selection we had on the island! Yum! Everything was good and interesting. Good holiday atmosphere, lots of large tables...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 14 September 2017

An extremely wide range of "carry", excellent value for money. Not a fancy restaurant but good if you're feeling hungry.

Thank suze312017
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I was there a couple of times and had the 'all in' buffet menu. The starters/cocktail plus dessert were fine but creole buffets are grossly over-rated. All the dishes in their pots over the coals look the same greyish brown and you simply cannot tell...More

Thank Archie B
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We enjoyed this place during our touring around. Have a try of this buffet, especially the rhum that comes with it. Not a bad deal, but no outstanding food.

Thank golfingaround
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We went there for dinner. That night they served a buffet a la creole,with chinese sprinklings and a BBQ station. The quality of the buffet was ok, but the grilled cutlet was the worst I ever had. Try it, if you like, but there are...More

Thank Arne S
Reviewed 28 March 2017

If you like to taste local creole food, you can go to La Marmite. Its a restaurant whith quite normal price and good quality. In the dinner, like buffet, you pay one time . After dinner you can chose one small rum for taste free...More

Thank Jlisivnenko40
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The restaurants we visited all had a great local vibe going, a fairly wide range of freshly prepared dishes available and eating out is clearly something the locals love to do.

Thank PamBedford
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The restaurant provides local cuisine of outstanding quality, freshness and pricing. The athmosphere is very nice, the way its furbished is a nice mix of french brasserie and kreole island style. We have been there a couple of times, the swordfish is highly recommended!

Thank dieter h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 55
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plage de l'Ermitage | 34, bd Leconte de Lisle, Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains 97434, Reunion Island
  • Location: Africa  >  Reunion Island  >  Arrondissement of Saint-Paul  >  Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
  • Phone Number: +262 262 33 31 37
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