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Citronella’s Cafe

Poste de Flacq, Wolmar, Flic En Flac, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
+230 403 3300
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (20 reviews)
“steak” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Poste de Flacq, Wolmar, Flic En Flac, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
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1 - 10 of 122 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an Italian style restaurant at the Sugar Beach in Mauritius. Right on the beach, partly inside and partly out. Feels like an authentic Italian villa. Whilst staying at Sugar Beach we chose this for lunch most days. It has a quiet laid back...More

Thank Leslie G
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Dinner was lovely at Citronella café this week. the set up on the beach was perfect.. Food was great and service top notch. Thank you Christophe,Shirin,Jesson and the whole team for the excellent service. We could not have asked for more. Thank you so much....More

Thank kiloo17
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is one of Sugar Beach's two non-buffet restaurants, and it was good - relatively simple Italian restaurant, well cooked and delivered. Not too expensive either, which was a pleasant surprise when compared with some of the other restaurants we went to when we had...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I was desperate for a drink - water, juice, coffee... honestly, I didn't care. But then again, despite a full staff being there busying for dinner, and a few diners lingering, the staff didn't care about my thirst. I was told no. It would have...More

Thank Jill H
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Excellent pizza cooked in traditional oven, menu limited for thiose not wanting to eat Italian style, charming discrete service makes this a good location for a celebration

Thank jenicolbourne
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Been here for lunch. Perfect portions. The beef was well prepared. The taste was awesome. The dorado was excellent. Good place for a good lunch.

Thank Robrecht V
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Not a great experience on this our 5th visit. They seem to have cut back on the menu for HB and AI with much less choice than before. Also no bread rolls or sticks on the table as before. Service a bit slow - it...More

4  Thank bronia
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We would like to Thank the whole Team at Citronella's café for excellent service, ambiance and food. Anish and his Team make sure that everything is just perfect. Thank you to the Team of chefs and sous chefs working in the kitchen too. We always...More

Thank kiloo17
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Visited here to celebrate my birthday, and they made sure I had a fantastic night. A table close to the sea, fabulous Italian food, birthday cake and champagne, if only all birthdays were like this!

Thank Siddharth M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Chose this restaurant through TripAdvisor having studied all the options for a family & friends lunch. The setting overlooking the beach is lovely and the restaurant is marginally remote so that it doesn't feel like you are within the hotel. The food & service were...More

Thank gavincharlton
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23 February 2015|
Response from wonderbug77 | Reviewed this property |
For anyone planning to visit, the prices are extremely high if you are a non hotel resident (and that is speaking as someone who lives in London)! A pasta costs around 650 rupees, a pizza is similar. You are paying for the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$61
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Poste de Flacq, Wolmar, Flic En Flac, Flic En Flac, Mauritius
  • Location: Africa  >  Mauritius  >  Riviere Noire District  >  Flic En Flac
  • Phone Number: +230 403 3300
Located between Sugar Beach and La Pirogue resorts in Flic-en-Flac, Mauritius, the Citronella's Café proposes delights of the Mediterranean's sunny cuisines and traditional Italian dishes with a view on the Mauritian lagoon.
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