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Au bon Vivre

31 Rue Jean Calot, 97137, Guadeloupe
+33 5 90 94 19 84
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, French, Caribbean, Healthy
31 Rue Jean Calot, 97137, Guadeloupe
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very French and very delicious food. Try the Fois Gras. Superb! The staff are professional and friendly. A good life!

1  Thank Marie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best meals we've ever had..and we like to eat! What is there not to love about this place? Charming ambiance, very friendly and attentive staff, nice wine list albeit short, as most are in Guadelupe. You can tell they use the freshest...More

5  Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch after walking down the hill from the fort at 12:15. We didn’t have a reservation, and it sounded like they are preferred and generally may be necessary on some days. However, they were able to accommodate us. It did look...More

3  Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 7 January 2018

We tried this restaurant for lunch purely by chance, and we reckon it's a great find. We had lovely tapas platters of charcuterie and fromage, a good bottle of wine which didn't cost the earth, probably the best flavoured ice cream we have tasted (ginger...More

2  Thank Daftpilot
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

We came here on a fortnight trip on Les Saintes, and we ended up eating at Le Bon Vivre 6 nights during our trip. The food is good, and really well prepared. Innovative and really bold, but still real food (not like experimental). The host...More

1  Thank Benjamin G
Reviewed 14 December 2017

On the "main street" on the tiny island of Les Saintes Terre Haut, just a short sail from the main islands of Guadeloupe, is a true treasure. Mark, a charming young Frenchman from Lyons greets you and assures that your meal and overall experience will...More

2  Thank Abbey041
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

The courtyard setting and wonderful food made for a romantic evening. We enjoyed good wine, a filet of veal and the fisherman's platter. Service was attentive and very tolerant of our lack of French language skills.

1  Thank Saylor2017
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food with very good service for reasonable price. We were very glad we chose this restaurant for lunch.

1  Thank notwo23
Reviewed 3 April 2017

After reading the NY Times article that featured Au bon Vivre I went with high expectations. In a word I found it to be "spotty". The service was okay, sometimes there and sometimes not. The food was good, but not VERY GOOD, based on other...More

Thank paishaPa_Usa
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Very attentive staff. Food was excellent. The duck was awesome. Great ambience. We were a party of 9 and everyone was very happy with their meals. Loved this island, loved this restaurant

1  Thank chefmsm
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$31 - US$62
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 Rue Jean Calot, 97137, Guadeloupe
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Guadeloupe  >  Iles des Saintes  >  Terre-de-Haut
  • Phone Number: +33 5 90 94 19 84
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