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Banyan Tree

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Takamaka | Banyan Tree Seychelles, Takamaka, Mahe Island, Seychelles
+248 383500
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We eat at all the restaurants in the hotel and would recommend ALL of them. For those people who think alcohol prices are expensive, they compare well with Dubai.

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Leuven, Belgium
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513 reviews
399 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

the restaurant of the hotel offers a wonderful terrace with view on the beach. Friendly staff, good fish and seafood dishes.

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Thank michel l
South America
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749 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 349 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

lovely views of the best beach in seychelles you can enjoy this hotel or just go to the restaurant or to the spa

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London
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560 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

There are 3 restaurants on the grounds of the Banyan Tree hotel: Au Jardin d'Epices (International), Saffron (Thai) and Chez Lamar (Creole). Frankly the food is very good in all three of them and the International and Creole have a stunning location just metres above the sea level with waves crashing near you. However: 1) if you are on an... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Chez Lamar restaurant was delicious Zaffron tai restaurant was above average The international restaurant was below average All restaurants are over priced but stick to seafood

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Went for a snack and quick lunch and it was very nice experience. Although a bit overpriced, the view is awesome and stuff really friendly.

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New Delhi, India
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

We were here for our HoneyMoon . The most luxurious hotel. It was a hospitable stay. Please try out their Thai Restaurant.

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Almeria, Spain
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Saffron Thai restaurant last night. Two starters, one main dish, one vegetable dish, dessert and one of their most reasonably-priced wines. I was expecting great things for the price. The fried calamari was average, the calamari was bland, the batter was heavy, the squid-ink sauce seemed like it had come from a packet, as it had... More 

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Beverly Hills, California
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We had dinner at the Thai restaurant one night. The entrance to the hotel is nice but needs to be updated. The service in the restaurant was so-so with several misses. The staff just wasn't friendly. It isn't a local population issue in that everywhere else we went to on the island, the people were great. The food was good-... More 

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82 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We did not stay in the hotel, so cannot comment on the rooms. The beach is beautiful, setting of the hotel great. It's a beautiful place to enjoy a drink while enjoin the view. We tried the restaurant while there, and not that amazed. It was ok, but that's it. Service was good.

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Thank Giovanni G

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Asian, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Takamaka | Banyan Tree Seychelles, Takamaka, Mahe Island, Seychelles
  • Location: Africa  >  Seychelles  >  Mahe Island  >  Takamaka
  • Phone Number: +248 383500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?