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Avenue des Palmiers | Antsahavola, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
+261 34 84 129 29
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cheese fondue” (2 reviews)
“caroline” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, French, Seafood, International
££ - £££
Avenue des Palmiers | Antsahavola, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Eat in this restuarant several time. Would recommend the fresh fish dishes which it is their speciality, also very impress with the other dishes on the menu. Try the chinese fondue also it is my favorite. Seems to be very popular at certain times.

Thank ChrisTelGosLing
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We had a large family group of 12 so the lunch was preset. Wonderful tastey fresh food with a great presentation and friendly staff. Those we spoke had good English so it would be easy to order.

Thank Herlecia B
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Dined at the L'Orion several times during my short stay in Antananarivio ( Palm Hotel ) the food and service was first class,a clever mixture of traditional Malagasy and Chinese cuisine.The sea food dishes were exceptionally good. Below the resteraunt there is a themed Bento...More

Thank Ipsen
Reviewed 13 September 2016

They offer rhum arrange after the dinner and it is a good place to gave dinner with friends and colleagues.

Thank sidonie2015
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Give the "chinese fondue" a try! Great place for chinese food lovers, reasonable price. One of the best meal I had in a restaurant in Tana!

Thank Jaimelesbonneschoses
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Always excellent, it is my 5th time there, the food always fresh and cooked perfectly. Caroline manage the restaurant with attention to all details specially to the costumers. I recommend first to all my friends.

Thank Avrz
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is situated in the city center and the atmosphere is very familiar. The fish dishes, prepared by the owner's father, are excellent. The fish comes daily fresh from the East Coast of Madagascar. You also won't miss the dessert at the end. The...More

Thank AleAnaFo
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

This is definitely one of the most delicious meals i have eaten in a long time. When I ordered the food, it was served promptly and it tasted just as i imagined. As a globe trotter (I have been to 50 Countries to date www.theglobetrottingprincess.com)...More

1  Thank Princess Umul I
Reviewed 8 January 2015

We at twice at L'Orion on two consecutive nights, it was that good! On the first night my partner and I shared the fondue/Chinese hotpot, it was incredible! So much fresh meat/seafood and vegetables. The lady who served it treated the meal like a work...More

Thank anneka_bunt
Reviewed 4 October 2014

We arrived early on a Friday night. Service to start was very good. Not long to wait on food arriving. It's very stylish with ambiance very nice. We had to ask twice for the bill. But overall great experience.

Thank MDHarding
Orionmada, Gérant at L'Orion, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2014
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue des Palmiers | Antsahavola, Antananarivo 101, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Antananarivo Province  >  Antananarivo
  • Phone Number: +261 34 84 129 29
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The Orion is a restaurant with a capacity of forty covers, which also features a private room, in a business district.The Orion offers European or Asian cuisine, including fresh seafood and Chinese fondue.In a quiet setting, come to spend a pleasant time of gastronomy.
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