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Le Papillon

Avenue de L'independence, Hell-Ville, Nosy Be 207, Madagascar
+261 20 86 610 08
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (4 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
“great food” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European
££ - £££
Avenue de L'independence, Hell-Ville, Nosy Be 207, Madagascar
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for lunch and both our meals were delicious! Very friendly, attentive staff. Will come back.

Thank Katherine H
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent location on a nice open square in the middle of the town. In an old colonial house nicely decorated. Excellent service with very professional waiters. A very clean and well maintained place. Food is just heaven with large variety and freshly prepared products. Plates...More

Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Great food, good wine, nice cocktail, fresh ingredients, excellent service, original menu, raisonable price. I definitely recommend this restaurant

Thank jackandmimi
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We were advised to eat here by the lodge we were staying at and considering whats generally available it was lovely. The house wine was lovely - Italian, and while the local fare is simple it was well prepared and served with a smile. It...More

Thank Aliya H
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Perfect for the afternoon lunch when in town doing curio shopping - ventilated restaurant as this is a must in Hell Ville

Thank vatman2015
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Had a lunch here (two starters and two mains), a very smiling and polite English-speaking waiter attended us, the building was welcoming and the food delicious and not that expensive

Thank williwang
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We just had lunch at this restaurant in an old colonial house. It was absolutely delicious. The staff is friendly. Absolutely go there!

Thank FrancesSH
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Not much to say apart from the fact that everything was excellent. We had the fish carpaccio, the Italian charcuterie platter, Tazar as main course and vanilla ice cream as desert. Loved it !

Thank lalucciola77
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Been eating here for over 4 years now and never had a bad meal . Service is allways good and with a smile . Even had my wedding lunch here :)

Thank Scubajacques
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Italian food in Nosy Be Madagascar , amazing food !! I think it's very difficult to find an Italian restaurant in Belgium that has the same quality and tasty dishes like we have got at Papillon .

Thank frankdeblock
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue de L'independence, Hell-Ville, Nosy Be 207, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Antsiranana Province  >  Nosy Be  >  Hell-Ville
  • Phone Number: +261 20 86 610 08
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