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Ile Maurice

9 McCausland Cresent, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, 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, Gluten Free Options
9 McCausland Cresent, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We always eat here, often several nights, as we consider this the best place in Umhlanga! Good service, good food great ambience.

1  Thank Sa-bozo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always a special occasion for this fine establishment. Well prepared and well presented food...with a fine combination of taste flavours Will definitely recommend

1  Thank YoginiC2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great lunch at Ile Maurice. The atmosphere is relaxing, the music is at a perfect volume, the staff are friendly and the food is amazing! I am usually sceptical about curry, but their curries are exquisite. Food is reasonably priced for good sized...More

1  Thank GrundlinghL
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The meal was delicious. I had the prawn starter and the chicken and prawn curry. Delicious. My wife had the oxtail and snails starter. She also enjoyed her meal. Attention to details and hot plates were appreciated. The breads were also very tasty. Will be...More

1  Thank Deon A
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you Sir very much. See you soon

Reviewed 8 September 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed lunch. All courses beautifully presented with attention to detail in the presentation. Food delicious. Attentive service and not in your face. Very friendly staff. Highly recommended.

1  Thank EnglishAnne11
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

Le Maurice was recommended to us by our hotel. They recommend it to all guests, and with good cause. They serve the best food we had in Umhlanga. The starters of a seared tuna and a calamari salad were both delicious. We followed that with...More

1  Thank Jzippin
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

The food is excellent. The attention to detail is amazing. The crab starter is definitely a must. Romantic atmosphere

1  Thank _krithika_dj
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Merci Krithika.. Merci Beaucoup.

Reviewed 20 August 2018

We dined here last week. We had three courses. Our food was timeously prepared by attentive staff. All our meals were outstanding. The meals are more costly but is acceptable when quality is provided as this restaurant does.Will be back soon!

1  Thank Peter F
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Thank you Peter for making the time to appreciate our efforts. See you soon.

Reviewed 20 August 2018

I recently celebrated my 50th birthday with six friends at Ile Maurice. I wanted it to be a special evening and so visited the restaurant prior to the dinner to ensure I was making the right choice. On the evening of my birthday my every...More

2  Thank Desiree S
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2018

Hi Desiree, Thank you for the feedback and for appreciating our Restaurant. It was a pleasure to add to your special celebration. See you very soon again when you are next in SA. Looking forward to that. Christian

Reviewed 17 August 2018

Never treated so well as in this restaurant. Our last night in South Africa. French music, Aznavour, Becaud, Piaf. Eaten so great; also for my daughter, because she is very allergic. So caring for us to have a nice evening. We are greatfull to the...More

1  Thank heinbronk
RestaurantIleMaurice, Owner at Ile Maurice, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thank you very much for appreciating us.

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Questions & Answers
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
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
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
12:15 - 14:15
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 McCausland Cresent, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  KwaZulu-Natal  >  Umhlanga Rocks
  • Phone Number: +27 31 561 7609
  • E-mail
Ile Maurice Restaurant offers Mauritian, French and Island Creole food in a relaxed and elegant atmosphere.
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