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L'Atelier de Ben

12 rue de la Compagnie, Saint-Denis 97400, Reunion Island
+262 262 41 85 73
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
7 Feb 2018
“Well worth the good reviews!”
5 Dec 2017
“***cuisine d’exception***”
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French, European
12 rue de la Compagnie, Saint-Denis 97400, Reunion Island
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

My wife and I visited this restaurant recently and what can I say: divine, absolutely divine. Would highly recommend.

2  Thank 344adam777
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I love to go out and eat extremely well, with my wife, from time to time... and this just occurred today at l’Atelier de Ben... We did use tripadvisor to locate the restaurant and were happy to find a spot for lunch (reservation is a...More

1  Thank Coco_N_Baba
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

This gem is small in size but world class in cuisine. The menu is varied and imaginitive. The ravioles with foie gras is indescribably delicious. The service was superior to most of my other restaurant experiences. Quiet conversation and gentle music afforder the perfect ambiance...More

2  Thank Z2527OGdavidw
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This is the place everyone talks about. It isn't cheap. It is Parisian style so quiet, small dishes and slow. I wasn't impressed and was hungry after. If you like French gastro food, try it.

5  Thank Reunionvisiter
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Had the full appetizer, entrée and desert, everything was delicious. Very small place, so everything comes out of the kitchen straight from the chefs.

2  Thank Bastien974mtl
Reviewed 18 June 2015

if you have a little time to really eat good food you must wait a little to taste so beautifull dishes

2  Thank Pat V
Reviewed 22 June 2014

The food and service were second to none and I loved everything about my experience. I have zero criticism and was pleasantly surprised to see wine from Beaune, Burgundy. The chocolate dessert was to die for!

Thank SammieHall88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 rue de la Compagnie, Saint-Denis 97400, Reunion Island
  • Location: Africa  >  Reunion Island  >  Arrondissement of Saint-Denis  >  Saint-Denis
  • Phone Number: +262 262 41 85 73
  • E-mail
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