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La Varangue

17 Rue Printsy Ratsimamanga | Haute-Ville, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
+261 20 22 273 97
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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11:00 - 22:00All hours
French, European, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
17 Rue Printsy Ratsimamanga | Haute-Ville, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing three course meal here. The restaurant is like a posh antique shop with a roaring fire, ticking clocks and white table cloths. The dress code is smart. Outside the window sat a range of classic cars and old lamps. The staff...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 3 days ago

After reading the wonderful reviews we were looking forward to having dinner at La Varangue, but it was disappointing. The food was okay, but not special at all. The service and decor was too formal to our taste, although many old memorabilia were fun to...More

Thank Ilse H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have just had two wonderfully restful days at La Varangue. The rooms are really nice, clean, tidy and safe. Lovely shower with plenty of heat and pressure, comfy bedding and a little courtyard. Breakfast was included and the coffee and pastries were great to...More

Thank bergerski
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a reservation at La Varangue upon the urging of a friend, and we were definitely not disappointed. This was by far our *best* dining experience in all of Tana and I encourage you to make the time to eat at least on meal...More

Thank lmhazardous
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every dish is a marvel to behold. Plan to spend some time, and enjoy this delightful building with the beautiful collections of antiques in each of the rooms.

Thank Portlander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have heard great reviews of this hotel. The food, the service, the ambiance is truly amazing and unforgettable. They have good selection of drinks and a menu, from which it is difficult to select which one as all are attractive. The best part for...More

Thank Rakesh P
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The meal was outstanding with a beautiful plate presentation. Service was also great. We had the fish dishes and was not disappointed. Assortment of desserts was the best I have ever had

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I ended my visit to Tana with dinner at La Varangue. The restaurant is filled with amazing antiques - from gramophones to captain's spyglasses. I had the calamari appetizer and zebu steak, both were excellent. The service was attentive. Make a reservation - the restaurant...More

Thank Lp20008
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Great food and friendly staff. It's a pity! There wasn't an English menu. Nice place!!!! Thank you!!!!!!!

Thank WolfNath
Reviewed 7 June 2017

It is by far the most expensive restaurant we came across during our four week round trip. And when i say expensive it was still really cheap for the quality of food and the service according to what I'm used to in the Netherlands. Ohhh...More

1  Thank nlmbox1
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22 March 2017|
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Response from Chris R | Reviewed this property |
It's not that expensive by international standards but it is quite pricey by local standards. If you are doing a full multi-course meal then I think that $25-30 should cover each person easily enough.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$69
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Rue Printsy Ratsimamanga | Haute-Ville, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Antananarivo Province  >  Antananarivo
  • Phone Number: +261 20 22 273 97
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In a cozy atmosphere "" The Restaurant "La Varangue" is open from breakfast to dinner to enjoy in a unique kitchen "World flavors and fragrance of our island" concocted by the chef.
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