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Cafe Matisse

Bank Lane, Nassau, New Providence Island
+1 242-356-7012
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Bahamian, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Bank Lane, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

When we reached there, we were surprised to see that it was fully packed. Food was awesome. Service was quick.

Thank Travelallword
Reviewed 5 days ago

The old house, turned upscale restaurant had such a good feel to it. The menu offered some unusual choices with tons of flavor and excellent service.

Thank Stephanie I
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have never missed a visit to Cafe Matisse, for as long as they have been there, fantastic food, it is my #1 go to for our “special” dinner on island. We have celebrated birthdays, and anniversaries, the wait staff is suburb and the food...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good various menu, nice romantic atmosphere, good service. Seafood is delicious! The fish was also good, just chef made it not well-prepared, but there wasn’t a problem, he fixed it well! I think it’s the best restaurant in the centre of Nassau!

Thank Vladislava G
Reviewed 1 week ago

When we walked into the restaurant, the man at the desk tried to tell us that our reservation was for a different number, and he begrudgingly would have to give us someone else’s table. We were escorted to a room up a set of steps...More

Thank A T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was pretty good but not great the atmosphere was excellent. I expected more from the #1 rated restaurant on Trip Advisor.

Thank Jason F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was such a lovely dining experience!!! Consistently excellent service and delicious food. I went on a couple of occasions and was the best food I found in the Bahamas (was there on a work trip). It is the charm of the restaurant that really...More

Thank rosysophie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch today, 5 day in Nassau, and by far this place was the best we’ve been too. Everything from the food to the service was amazing! We’ve all read and experience the bad service you get from this island because most of...More

1  Thank ThamHTH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are few places like this, from the moment you enter (gracious welcome), to the point you finally leave (you wish you could stay forever), that everything is perfect. The menu selection of beautifully prepared entrees and drinks is only surpassed by the desserts. Lovely...More

Thank ShuswapShaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great little restaurant, fantastic food and service. Most likely the best restaurant in Nassau, and a fantastic restaurant by any standards. Thanks for being so great and keeping such impeccable standards.

Thank steve g
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Joel S
28 October 2017|
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Response from Stanley M | Reviewed this property |
We just had wine but I believe they had a full bar.
15 September 2017|
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Response from Yudansha2017 | Reviewed this property |
At this time of the year, you should be fine to book within a week but the earlier the better as it's very popular.
20 August 2017|
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Response from Bárbara F | Reviewed this property |
Actually the answer above is correct. You can also wear shorts, it is not strict on that... just a comfy and appropriate attire for a beautiful restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bank Lane, Nassau, New Providence Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  New Providence Island  >  Nassau
  • Phone Number: +1 242-356-7012
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