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Chez Carole

Marche Aux Epices, Fort-de-France 97200, Martinique
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Marche Aux Epices, Fort-de-France 97200, Martinique
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Carole is possibly the nicest woman ever. She makes great food and works hard. You start off with a aperitif ti punch which was a great taste of the local culture. After that, we enjoyed Accra and salad which came with our meal (a happy...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Have been here for lunch twice. Always a pleasure, tasty local food. Dorade with sauce Chien excellent. After lunch we go shopping in market and in town. Highly recommend. Only gave a four because it can get quit warm.

Thank travelrads
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I was happy to see that Carole offers a veggie (and vegan) plate so I opted for that. It costs 10€ and gives rice, salad, lens and banana. I found that the garlic sause on my salad was too strong but the lens with its...More

Thank Anikó K
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We chanced on this place as we were looking for a place to have lunch. Easy to find -- it is at the far end of the market on the ground floor. Carole is charming and a great cook. And for those of you who...More

Thank rhoway24
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We had read about this restaurant and based on the reviews sought it out when we were in FdF. I accept it is basic and not the best surroundings....I was interested in the food. We had a good rum punch but the plate of food...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Let's just start with the owner and proprietor of this place, Carole; She is the most energetic, sweet, and loving person and her food and service says it all. During our day trip to Fort De France (we stayed in Trois Islet) we made our...More

Thank Meer O
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

My sister wanted to check Carole's because she wanted to taste some authentic Caribbean food and Carole's came highly recommended from TA. Even before we sat down, this stunning, smiling woman approached us and directed us to a table with a breeze. She introduced herself...More

Thank Louie M
Reviewed 20 March 2016

I was so looking forward to visiting Chez Carole, as the reviews here were wonderful. However, our choice of days must have been poor. There was one server, I assume was Carole, running everywhere. We didn't know how to order and the menus were all...More

1  Thank Connie H
Reviewed 4 February 2016

First off, the restaurant is located inside the spice market and is easy to pass by. If you do find it, you'll be greeted with a really good planters punch and great service. The food was good but not fantastic, and we were a bit...More

Thank OhioCruiseNuts
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Carole is all over the place and yet remains joyful, attentive with always a kin word for everybody. The food is basic but good. The price was very reasonable and the service the best we've experienced in Martinique.What made it even better is that this...More

Thank brisegalets
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What is this restaurant's phone number?
25 December 2015|
Response from Lizzie R | Reviewed this property |
No idea. We just turned up - there are plenty of tables
Robin W
Are you Handicap Acessable
15 December 2015|
Response from Lizzie R | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is at the back of a covered market. There are no stairs involved and tables can be moved for easy access. Hope this helps Lizzie
francois J
Le restaurant est-il ouvert le Lundi merci
23 February 2017|
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Response from Pierre B | Reviewed this property |
Sans doute , le marché est fermé le dimanche.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marche Aux Epices, Fort-de-France 97200, Martinique
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Martinique  >  Arrondissement of Fort-de-France  >  Fort-de-France