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Tues : 5pm – 10pm

Wed to Sat : 12 noon - 10pm

Sunday : 12 noon - 9pm

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Lakaz Maman is a Mauritian Creole word for 'Mum's House' and the food you'll find here is relaxed in the style of a Modern Mauritian Street Kitchen. We are proud to be top 10% restaurant in the world as we received the 2022 TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award. 


Shelina Permalloo won BBC's MasterChef in 2012 by wowing judges John and Gregg with a tropical take on gourmet cuisine from her heritage of Mauritius. Shelina has become a TV Chef and has featured on a number of TV shows such as ITV's 'Cooking with the Stars', Amazon Prime 'World Cook Series' This Morning, Lorraine, Sunday Brunch to name a few. She is a Panellist on the esteemed Radio 4 'The Kitchen Cabinet' alongside chair Jay Rayner. She is a food consultant who works with corporate partners and brands and also does private dining and cooking classes. Shelina is the author of 2 cookery books with her first book, Sunshine on a Plate winning a  Gourmand Book Award for being the best African Cook Book. She is also the proud owner of Lakaz Maman located in Bedford Place Southampton.

Shelina Permalloo
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Sunshine on a Plate

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The Sunshine Diet

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