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Au Coin des Artistes

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1, Petionville, Haiti
(509) 257-2400
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Jersey City, New Jersey
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241 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Under new management, the place has been revamped and is now more cozy . Still offering great sea food fare, plus other local favorites like goat and guinea hen. New on the menu is the sarcelle grillé (wild duck) which is delish. Friday and saturday evening boost a band . Try also the "trempé" at the bar. You can eat... More 

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Thank Alain L
Port-au-Prince, Haiti
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347 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Absolutely charming place, amazing fish and lobster of great value, but music is way too loud. Otherwise, perfect!

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Thank Yjyj2
Phoenix, Arizona
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Friends recommended the place. I had the grilled fish. Very good. It was on a Monday night. Not too crowded.

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Thank Donaldphx
Guangzhou, China
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154 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

From the moment I arrived, I felt welcomed. Talking to the waiter, I said I wanted the most Haitian thing I could, since I wouldn't be in town long. He recommended the "Creole Fish." It took awhile to come out, but they brought me bread and I had my phone. (I'm in Haiti alone for work, so this was a... More 

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Thank WDavidTF
Arlington, Virginia
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2015

I love the atmosphere of this place. You step down the hill into this little seating area outside. They have a bar inside the building but it's still open. I had the lobster and cod fritters with friends. The food was amazing, service was great and the prices were not bad (more than what I expected, but again..not bad). I'm... More 

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Thank jsonnva
Lilongwe, Malawi
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Overall a good restaurant and one I will try again. It seems popular with the well-to-do Haitian crowd, and was busy during my Saturday night visit. Lighting was a bit low and there wasn't much ambiance on the outdoor terrace. I started with a complementary fried acra appetizer which was a bit too salty. The seafood soup (soupe des pecheurs)... More 

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New York City, New York
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2014

One of the best fish that i never it, the best in town(PaP), I recommend a "Poisson Boucané". Only one detail a service is lilbit slow.

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Thank John O
Laborie
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2014

It's a bit overpriced, but, in Pétionville, all the places where you can sit comfortably and enjoy a good meal are overpriced, this one is not worse than the others. The food is good -- just go for the grilled fish, it's excellent -- and the clientele is more diverse than in some of the other restaurants that seem to... More 

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Thank ChaletLaMar
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

The place was charming. Located in the open "cellar" and outdoor section with a grill in the center. The food was excellent especially the grilled fish. We had it many times and always first class. Service was exceptional.

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Thank Lchrucky
Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2014

It's a great place to eat but overpriced. I ordered a big fish but it wasn't that big. It was very good.

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Thank Llamar C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Caribbean, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1, Petionville, Haiti
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Haiti  >  Ouest Department  >  Petionville
  • Phone Number: (509) 257-2400

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?