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Villa Vanille

24 Rue Radama Place | Antanimena, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
22 205 15
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
29 Jun 2017
“elegant interior, extremely pleasant staff”
28 Jun 2017
“High prices for what?”
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French, European
24 Rue Radama Place | Antanimena, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Went for lunch, and at noon, we had the place to ourselves. Love the historic building from the outside, and was drawn in by the positive reviews in spite of the hectic street activity outside. It's a little oasis inside, with plenty of intriguing art...More

Thank Portlander
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Actually the name is intriguing and atmosphere is also. But don't expect vanilla in any dish. This is a favorite place for expats who like French cuisine. I would advise to concentrate on desserts. Tip: toilets here are better not to be visited. However stuff...More

Thank Sergey K
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I had a very nice meal while dining at Villa Vanille. Some of the meals are inspired by Madagascar's vanilla crop. I ordered the fois gras two ways and the vanilla duck with rice. Both were very good, and the service was friendly.

Thank Lp20008
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This restaurant had great service, an elegant setting, and very good prices by American standards. The food wasn't quite 5 stars, but the overall experience was.

Thank Jdogfunk
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I had a dinner here with my best friend. It was so calm with relaxing music and delicious food with coconut.

Thank sidonie2015
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Great food, great ambience, great music. Only two complaints: they don't take credit cards, and the band played It's A Small World, which always goes round and round in my head for days after I hear it :-)

1  Thank Dfbl
Reviewed 28 October 2014

I went there because of good reviews, expecting a great dinner. The price met the expectations, but that was about it. The service was quite unfriendly and the fishfilet with vanille sauce wasnt tasty at all. I didnt even finish my meal. From all the...More

Thank 1999traveler1999
Reviewed 5 July 2014 via mobile

I arrived as the first customer of the evening. Was immediately impressed by their cozy ambience and decoration that seems to be a mixture of European and local Malagasy style. I had a foie gras (served hot) as entrée, a zebu steak, and a cocktail...More

Thank SiowYiliu
Reviewed 9 June 2014

So many times I had the opportunity having dinner there together with my husband but also with some friends. Food there was very nice, and I have a good souvenir from its owners Jeanie and Danielle who were really elegant, charming, nice and sympathetic. Those...More

1  Thank Uma B
Reviewed 16 May 2014

its a really nice restaurant. the service is good and very friendly. the background music is nice and not too loud. the food is also very good here. try their deserts - a dream!

1  Thank Oliver S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Rue Radama Place | Antanimena, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Antananarivo Province  >  Antananarivo
  • Phone Number: 22 205 15
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