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Ile Maurice

9 McCausland Cresent | Umhlanga Rocks, Umhlanga Rocks Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
+27 31 561 7609
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
9 McCausland Cresent | Umhlanga Rocks, Umhlanga Rocks Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
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Reviewed 6 days ago

A rainy evening in Durban was significantly improved by our experience at Ile Maurice. A blend of classic French with Mauritian cuisine in a relaxed informal setting. The food was fresh and well executed from an extensive menu. The wine list was excellent and our...More

1  Thank sbg62015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We, family of 5 Adults and 4 children, visited Ile Maurice for dinner during our stay in the Ballito/Umhlanga area for New Year's 2017/18. A small, but cosy atmosphere situated along the Umhlanga coast. Service was attentive and efficient. A very extensive and elaborate menu...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb. The best restaurant meal I have had years. The food and service are outstanding. I can't wait to go back.

1  Thank youngcs2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had the pleasure of Christmas Lunch at Ile Maurice. The food was excellent as was the service and wine. Christian and Stephanie are such a delight and went out of their way to make sure we felt at home! If we...More

1  Thank goodfellowlinda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our Christmas Lunch was absolutely stunning with the warmest of Welcome from Patrons Christian & Stephanie ! We felt very special Thank you ! With impeccable and attentive service, we were treated to an array of delicious mezze-style starters, including exquisite Crab as well as...More

1  Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This venue has a pleasant ambiance. The staff were attentive and friendly. The starters and desserts were delicious.The main courses were well presented if not bland. Expensive menu.

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, stunning location!! Best family lunch for Christmas, just awesome!! Will definitely be back soon!!!

Thank Simone R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant must be living on past glory. We had a very average meal, and a really poor experience. This is one of the most expensive restaurants in Durban, and yet you go into the (rather pokey) WC to find that one of the lights...More

Thank JDDL
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Impossible to comment on this. Normally, if one has had that bad an experience it should have been brought to the attention of the Owner and Manager who are constantly present and hands on at all times. Bravo social media.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great Christmas Lunch with a set menu and a mix of traditional and Mauritian recipes. Mains were of an amazing quality and the best creme brulee I have had in a long time! Manager was around to check on the service. Fabulous treat not to...More

Thank CarolineKer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a quiet Saturday evening dinner. Service from Andrew was impeccable. The menu is extensive and interesting. However, we opted for a seafood platter and added to the platter for one in order to share. The shellfish is of a high quality and well...More

1  Thank Macarad
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Lavesh R
7 September 2017|
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Response from RestaurantIleMaurice | Property representative |
Hi. Ile Maurice is certainly the place of choice for your romantic dinner. We regularly have proposals and all is possible. Call Kate on 031 5617609 and you can discuss your special dinner. Regards. Christian
11 May 2017|
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Response from Gael B |
Yes the crayfish curry is still on the menu
Khumbuzile M
27 March 2017|
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Response from RestaurantIleMaurice | Property representative |
Good Day We are a restaurant in Durban and not a hotel. See you next time you are in Durban and want a great meal. Hope you have a good holiday when you get to Mauritius.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 McCausland Cresent | Umhlanga Rocks, Umhlanga Rocks Umhlanga Rocks, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 7609
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Ile Maurice Restaurant offers Mauritian, French and Island Creole food in a relaxed and elegant atmosphere.
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