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Big Willy's

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$$ - $$$
European, Pub
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La Barachois, Tamarin Bay, Tamarin, Mauritius
+230 483 7400
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 18:00 - 22:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Good news for seafood & salad lovers -- Big Willy's is for more than steak lovers! While the steaks are tasty, we opted for the smoked marlin and foie gras salads as starters -- fantastic and huge -- could have settled for a salad and a side order, and been satisfied. Then we tried the seafood brochettes and fresh dorade... More 

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Nazeing
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98 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

Went in for a snack lunch, food was okay but the general ambiance was disappointing. I think you can often judge the standard of a place by its toilets and in this case they were terrible.

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Thank AliNazeing
Annapolis, Maryland
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

Draft beer in chilled mugs on a hot summer night. Saturday night is better than the rest. Atmosphere varies depending on the night you pick.

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Thank JungleeBhalu
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We have been there with four adults and one baby. The atmosphere is very relaxed, the staff is very friendly and the food excellent. I really can recommend this restaurant.

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Thank hausmarc
Tamarin
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Nice evening being in solo. The employees are nice. Taking care of you. Nice live music a little bite later at 21h30 but enjoying the live music. Place to ne on Saturday or Friday

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Thank Yannick H
Mauritius
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Different experience every night, live music, karaoke and sport... Everyone has to go to Big Willis when they visit ...

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Thank vivienweston
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Above the crazy good atmosphere, the place offers a perfect combination of tasty food, fast service, well trained staffs and great music to blow you away! Safe and secure, Big willys welcomes people of all age. If you're going for a fun casual night, let it be there. Shoutout to the manager Mr Jerome.O who is wholly dedicated to his... More 

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Thank Zaynab R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food,service the live music is just wow ! The staff are very friendly and the manager too . For me it's the place to be so it's a YES you should go to Big Willys to try it out

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Thank Trshad
Koblenz, Germany
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I don't know what was worse: the service or the food? Both! Drinks have not been served as ordered; bread and parfait was served 30 seconds before the main dish; Cannelloni was terrible; beerglass had mold inside; So don't expect complain management! They haven't even deducted the not drunken beer from the bill. Never had such a terrible experience!

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Singapore
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Big Willy's is a typical sports bar. The restaurant is outdoors and there's one central large TV projection with other TV screens scattered around the place to air live international matches. When I was there, they were not screening any matches, nor did I get to see a schedule, so I won't comment on the quality of the screening or... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 33
Cuisine
European, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La Barachois, Tamarin Bay, Tamarin, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere Noire District  >  Tamarin
  • Phone Number: +230 483 7400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?