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Cafe Desiderata

5 Old St, Roseau, Dominica
+1 767-448-6522
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good9%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“eggplant” (4 reviews)
09:30 - 15:00 Hours
Cafe, Caribbean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
5 Old St, Roseau, Dominica
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This restaurant is out of the typical restaurants in Dominica, its atmosphere, even small in area, is a Mediterranean flavor in the midst of this very natural Caribbean island. Flavors are also exquisite and the attention very much focused on the clients. Excellent !!!!

Thank alenlives2017
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

The best in Roseau for gourmet food with local accent. A must on my next visit as I felt well served and well fed for my lunch stay.

Thank Herbert V
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Very tasty lunch served near the market on Old Street. Great fresh juices and iced coffee! You cannot go wrong with the daily specials.....

Thank hokiehound
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I am always impressed with the level of Customer service I receive whenever I visit this establishment! I enjoy my meal, the employees have an eye for detail and the Owner knows her stuff. Thank you all for making a difference .

Thank hcadette
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We walked up on this place. it is quiet and the atmosphere is enchanting. The food was outstanding, tho the menu is limited. My wife and I get separate entrees, and split the food, to try it. Both the skewered chicken and the tuna on...More

Thank Grady S
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We had been walking round Roseau for a couple of hours and I needed a nice cold drink. Found this coffee shop/ restaurant that looked relaxed and had air conditioning and WiFi. Iced coffee was not on the menu but when I asked they were...More

Thank Essex_Babe
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Desiderata is more than a Cafe, it is a fine-dining experience in the heart of Roseau. Step into cool air-conditioned comfort in a lovely, bright atmosphere with comfortable, elegant decor, greeted by friendly staff dressed in Caribbean formal attire. Chef Nikki is masterful in the...More

Thank wendoes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great food, good service, welcoming and accommodating when we only had an hour to to get our honoured guests fed and entertained.

Thank HomefromHome4498593
Reviewed 5 April 2017

For a quiet meal with friends or love ones, this place does not disappoint as far as quality food is concerned.

Thank brownecameron
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We ate lunch here on a friend's recommendation and were not disappointed. Food was well-prepared from fresh ingredients, very tasty. Service was very good.

Thank poisson54
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 22:30
09:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Old St, Roseau, Dominica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Dominica  >  Saint George Parish  >  Roseau
  • Phone Number: +1 767-448-6522
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