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Cafe Matisse

Bank Lane, Nassau, New Providence Island
+1 242-356-7012
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb shank” (23 reviews)
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Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Bank Lane, Nassau, New Providence Island
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good food & friendly staff - Can’t ask for more. My partner had a paella which she liked, and my grilled lobster with Spanish fries was amazing! The churros were ok - Could be better - but honestly, I didn’t expect perfect churros so far...More

Thank BigMoose36
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For years I have heard great things about Cafe Matisse so my expectations were quite high for tonight’s dinner date. Unfortunately our expectations were not met. While the patio dining area was lovely our food was not as good as the meals we had at...More

Thank Jimmyytravel
Reviewed 3 days ago

great restaurant. Exceptional service. there were 2- 3 people waiting on us at all times. Food was great. Highly recommend and get reservations.

Thank Craig P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Right from the warm greeting we got from Alan to the superb service we got from Tiko and the beautiful garden with orchids in bloom in the trees, everything was perfect. We ate in the garden which is lovely and started our meal with wonderful...More

Thank vishty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Café Matisse is a must for every visitor in Nassau. This restaurant which, unlike its name, claims to be an italian restaurant, really gives you the feeling to be eating in Italy. I had the „Insalata di Polipo“ which was real great as a...More

Thank Fabio S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife conducted a fair amount of research in advance of our trip to the Bahamas. She told me how every review for this restaurant was good to great, so we agreed to make it the place where we wanted to celebrate her special day...More

Thank murato2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Treat yourself to a heavenly evening at Cafe Matisse. Reserve a table in the garden...the setting, service and food sparkle! Cafe Matisse offers valet parking (or take a taxi); small but friendly bar-area offers a pleasant place to have a drink. Pricey, but not over-priced...More

Thank monimaca
Reviewed 1 week ago

i love this place, it is in downtown; food and service are excellent. this restaurant you'd better have reservation before, otherwise you may wait for a long time; hope you can enjoy your experience here .

Thank Tina W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Matisse is one of the best restaurants on the island. Try any of the homemade pasta dishes and I promise you will not be disappointed. I would highly recommend sitting in the garden if it's a nice night. The food is delicious and the...More

Thank Leah H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband took me to Cafe Matisse on my birthday and they consistently surpass my expectations. Service is excellent and the food was hot and delicious. We danced between the lobster and lamb dishes and both ate with smiles on our faces. Sit outside for...More

Thank AnekaRB
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Skye G
14 April 2018|
Response from Mary S | Reviewed this property |
Not exactly sure where Malia Hotel is, but Cafe Matisse in in the middle of downtown across from the police station. It is an easy walk from the British Colonial . Judge from there.
Katie K
12 April 2018|
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Response from James C | Reviewed this property |
10-15 min ride.
20 March 2018|
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Response from Edbud | Reviewed this property |
Cafe Matisse is just 2 blocks from the cruise ship terminal. It is located on Bank St., a pleasant walk. NOT toward Senior Frogs. Ask ANY local they will guide you. Cafe Matisse is in the midst of the government buildings... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bank Lane, Nassau, New Providence Island
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Bahamas  >  New Providence Island  >  Nassau
  • Phone Number: +1 242-356-7012
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