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Au bon Vivre

31 rue Jean Calot, 97137, Guadeloupe
+33 5 90 94 19 84
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“veal” (2 reviews)
“great meal” (2 reviews)
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Caribbean, European, French
31 rue Jean Calot, 97137, Guadeloupe
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Reviewed 26 February 2015

Had been recommended this restaurant by sail boat captain and reservation made for us. Menu not really to our liking, but went for small rib eye steak . Took ages to arrive and it was so dark at our table difficult to see what we...More

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Although we had made reservations, it was not possible to sit in the garden, which would have been advisable on a warm evening. Servers were certainly affable but not very professional, e.g., not pointing out that sancerre could be a red wine, which was opened,...More

Thank travelin_tommy
Reviewed 13 March 2014

We enjoyed our evening here very much. The interior is tranquil and cool. Each course and the drinks were all superb. The staff was efficient and helpful. We were never rushed but never ignored. Kudos to the whole team at Au Bon Vivre for a...More

Thank Sarum2014
Reviewed 23 February 2014

Au Bon Vivre is a delightful spot. The staff was very accommodating about changes to the menu and could not be friendlier. All meals on the table were presented well and were delicious. The service was a bit slow but overall, a most enjoyable meal.

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 15 January 2014

We were recommended to go here and it definitely met my expectations. Warm reception by staff and owner, quick and correct service with no unnecessary frills. Had a main course and a sorbet. No sighs about the baby stroller we brought to the table. The...More

Thank TravelSwede35
Reviewed 27 December 2013

We were lucky enough to reserve a table here for Christmas Dinner, it was superb in every way. The ambience is exceptional as is the service and the novel approach to dishes. I enjoyed guinea fowl with a conch sauce which sounded different and it...More

Thank MagsGBG
Reviewed 5 August 2013

We ate here on several night whilst sailing throughout the Caribbean. Excellent food, wine and service. We will certainly return next year

Thank Farme32r
Reviewed 8 March 2013

we had to make a reservation, since it's pretty busy. heard excellent comments about it. finally there we ordered the famous Lobster, which was actually chewy and far overcooked. the Lamb stew was ok. unfortunately a bit of a dissapointment. I will give it one...More

1  Thank Billy-Tyne
Reviewed 3 January 2013

we had our Christmas dinner at "au bon vivre". A real world class experiance in the middle of the Caribbean. Excellent food and service. I suggest to reserve in advance: is open every day except Wednesday and Saturday. (evening only) phone: 0590 941 984 mobile:...More

Thank gpasse
Reviewed 16 December 2012

My husband and I just had the most amazing meal at Au Bon Vivre, in The Saintes. We have been sailing and island hoping in the Caribbean for a year and a half and this is unquestionably one the best restaurants we've experienced. All aspects...More

Thank Heidi L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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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