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I. Pates

5 Rue de La Republique, Saint Francois 97118, Guadeloupe
+590 690 74-1341
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pates” (7 reviews)
“cannoli” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 Rue de La Republique, Saint Francois 97118, Guadeloupe
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

We keep on returning to IPates every time we are in Guadeloupe. It is still a gem. Consistent, fresh and bellisima. Fresh house made Ravioli with local fish or more traditional Italian cheese. The Owner is hands on with great helper! Good selection of wine....More

Thank ross086
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

So friendly and helpful. Food great and service with a smile - even though our French is not that good. Would recommend.

Thank SJP777
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We reserved for a group of 8 and received an email from the restaurant the day of our reservation making sure we were coming. Thought it was just a nice touch until we arrived and realized that a table of 8 was basically filling half...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely and quiet meal at I. Pates. The owner/ chef along with the waitress were so welcoming and accommodating. You could tell they loved what they did. We started with a caprese salad. It was outstanding. I had home made and delicate...More

Thank paishaPa_Usa
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Reservations required for this small, quaint restaurant across from the commercial marina. Serving freshly prepared italian meals seasoned to perfection by the caring owner, maybe the best italian food available this side of the Atlantic.

Thank pearlyww
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The hostess/proprietress is wonderful, ditto the food and the service. This is one of two St Francois restaurants that we visited that has truly excellent cuisine. We had the entree du jour, a risotto with the freshest white fish, en papillote, and a delicious asparagus...More

Thank ecrosenstein
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Service friendly and attentive. Every bite,every course delicious. Charming tiny restaurant. Reservations highly recommended

Thank Charles E
Reviewed 21 February 2017

what a meal! we couldn't get in for dinner so went to lunch the next day and wow, we were both just so impressed with the food quality and selection. We started with tomato and fresh mozz salad which was wonderful, small strips of sun-dried...More

Thank tomfalzareno
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic food. We started with a large antipasto plate and their amazing burrata. Thankfully everyone at the table ordered a different pasta so I was able to try several. The 5 cheese ravioli and cannelloni were favorites. Great value too. They were closed for...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We have been in Guadeloupe for nearly 2 weeks (don't ask!) and it was so nice to find somewhere that doesn't churn out the same Creole fare as everywhere else. There was a good choice of Italian food starting with carpaccio or cold meats followed...More

Thank Charles517
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Rue de La Republique, Saint Francois 97118, Guadeloupe
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Guadeloupe  >  Grande-Terre Island  >  Saint Francois
  • Phone Number: +590 690 74-1341
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