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Anchor Cafe

Anse a la Mouche, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
+248 4 371 289
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“blackened fish” (25 reviews)
“apple crumble” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Anse a la Mouche, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
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11 - 20 of 170 reviews

Reviewed January 1, 2018

We ate here as it was near our hotel. Wonderful food, great service, ocean view Try the grilled catch of the day or octopus curry.

Thank Markqree
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Had a couple of nice meals at the Anchor Cafe last night. Both were nightly fish specials. Grilled dorado was excellent, but grilled kingfish was over grilled leaving it a bit dry. We were sorry to see the whole fish meal dropped but thought the...More

Thank C S
Reviewed December 10, 2017

The outdoor patio is great. Even from the dining room you get a nice ocean breeze at night. I had curried chicken which was seasoned really well and was tasty. For dessert, I had an apple crumble with vanilla ice cream. The apple crumble also...More

Thank divawidfevah
Reviewed December 6, 2017

What a nice place and I love it not much crowd and not annoying windy small place but food is awesome not expensive at all service is very nice food quality is amazing.

Thank DRA A
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

We visited the Anchor Cafe on our First day on the island as it’s close to our holiday rental. We ordered their blackened fish and a creole chicken curry. Both were enjoyable, comprising more on aromatic flavours than spicy hot flavours. Out preference is for...More

Thank F1dude
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

A bit pricey but the food was really good! If you go there you must try the sailfish and the fish & chips. We enjoyed The Cheesecake as well but not like we enjoyed the main courses.

Thank Asafishkin
Reviewed November 11, 2017

We stopped off to look at The Anchor restaurant on one of our days exploring the west coast of Mahé, but decided that the location was too hot to eat a meal. The only other restaurant we found in that part of the island could...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

It is a nice restaurant near the beach. Setting is very simple but clean and cosy. Service is very good, even give information about their signature "blackened fish" dish, which btw is very good! Starters were all good! Shrimp jambalaya very tasty. All for a...More

Thank Christian Kuei W
Reviewed November 1, 2017

Very few restaurant in Seychelles Island. This one is located on the west coast of mahe island, near "Anse a la mouche". Very simple fisherman style, fish oriented simple cuisine, served by a nonchalant mama (but a friendly one if you start to know her...More

Thank Alain A
Reviewed October 29, 2017

We were staying nearby and had dinner here twice. We had a delicious aurbergine fritters as starters both evenings. My wife enjoyed the fish whilst I had vegetable curry. Staff pleasant and helpful. A previous poster criticised the VAT and service charge. There is no...More

Thank Eros
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August 24, 2016|
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Response from DCa004 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is any problem!
May 28, 2016|
Response from Patrick K | Reviewed this property |
You will have to call them, we asked where we stayed about this and they said phone only
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Anse a la Mouche, Victoria, Mahe Island, Seychelles
  • Location: Africa  >  Seychelles  >  Mahe Island  >  Victoria
  • Phone Number: +248 4 371 289
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