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Cafe Matisse


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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner

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US$25 - US$100
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A wonderful experience. Definitely sit in the courtyard!! Everything is cooked to perfection although I think I would have liked to have known that the portions were on the larger side to order appropriately.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank J2979AOalicer
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were a group of 8 and ate in their beautiful courtyard. The service was excellent as was the food. I had the seafood grill, a fabulous dish with mahi mahi, lobster, crab, shrimps, scallop, calamari and mussels. More than I could eat. Highly recommended...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Gary and Lisa L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just a quick note on a fantastic evening. From the waitstaff to the runners and the ambiance. If you eat here the patio at night is perfect, palm trees lighting etc. the only draw back was someone smoking after their dinner next to us. Not...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank caapn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful food Wonderful atmosphere Wonderful people I can’t say enough about how great all of our food was, each one of us tried something different and it was great!!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank drsink61
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very very good food with an excellent atmosphere. Extensive menu with one meal better than the next. Try to sit outside if the weather is good.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Marie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to Matisse multiple times when my family vacations in The Bahamas. We used to have wonderful service and an amazing meal. The staff used to make the customers feel special, and that was the feeling we were going for when celebrating my...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tobet07
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had dinner there on our second night in Nassau. It was expensive but we loved every bite of our food. The service was great. The one thing about this restaurant is that it is tucked away and somewhat difficult to find...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Keith K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re in Nassau paradise island you have to eat at Matisse! It was the best meal and best atmosphere of any place we visited on our trip. You’ll be seated in a gorgeous garden surrounded by bamboo and other plants which is all lit...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Chicagopal_7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You must visit this restaurant during your Bahamas vacation. The quality of the food and the taste was top notch and the door man even put an umbrella out for my wife since it was raining when our cab arrived. Delicious Italian cuisine; we celebrated...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Tumbles703
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I returned to Cafe Matisse last week for an anniversary of sorts. Back on island for 47 years running, enjoyed a meal at my favorite spot. Never better, just perfect. For all those who make this place the best in the Bahamas, cheers and see...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Marina J
25 February 2019|
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Response from glowsm | Reviewed this property |
They only take reservations by phone. If you are staying at a hotel ask the conssierge to make the reservation
16 December 2018|
Response from 973noran | Reviewed this property |
They don't, however, you can call in and book.
Reenal P
6 December 2018|
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Response from talamenthe | Reviewed this property |
Not a vegan place
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