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Le Gondwana

Rue de l'Onatel, Zone Du Bois, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
(226) 50 36 11 24
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (4 reviews)
“tapas” (4 reviews)
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French, African, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Rue de l'Onatel, Zone Du Bois, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I moved to Ouaga in the beginning of September and we live in Zone du Bois which is near Gondwana. This is a very nice restaurant, great atmospehere, nice staff and the food is really great. The whole package is great. This...More

Thank NorpanK
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The "Gondwana Restaurant" has a very contemporary artsy feel with a definite African flair! The food is refined and creative. They even have duck on the menu, so there is an admixture of fine French cuisine as well! They also have nice cocktails and aperitifs....More

Thank AmeriTraveler57
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

A mix of local cuisine and European, etc. Just a mix. Fresh food. May be considered pricey but nothing too outrageous. It has lovely outdoor seating and serves as an art gallery too. Everything is for sale. Mostly West African art. Worth the stop.

Thank Kimberly J
Reviewed 26 August 2017

ate there twice this week for dinner. Had brochettes de boeuf which were delicious and the whole atmosphere is very peaceful, with African art all around. The garden area is also gorgeous. Woudl come back.

Thank Nouria_13
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I ate at this restaurant twice. The atmosphere is nice and the decor can be purchased. The food is excellent!

Thank mozartdanvers
Reviewed 15 July 2017

It is not as vegetarian-friendly as suggested on trip advisor, as there was only one vegetarian plate available (vegetables in coconut milk and curry sauce with rice). It was pretty tasty. We liked the décor very much.

Thank ChrisTobias
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere!!! They have done a great job using local materials to create an authentic Burkinabae vibe in a comfortably air conditioned restaurant. Good food. Their hamburger is enormous - four layers of beef! The couscous Gondwana is excellent - similar to a Moroccan tajine....More

Thank bruchko
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A special place in the dusty Ouaga. Nicely decorated with local handicrafts and objects. The service is attentive and friendly. The tapas were good as a starter with their special drink. The meat was tasty but a little bit chewy. Nice music made the evening...More

Thank PEZET2014
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I absolutely loved my evening hers. A Burkinabe friend took us here and we loved the setting with the art gallery and the relaxing seating. The food was delicious. I had fish with a saffron and citrus sauce that was so unusual and amazing. If...More

Thank LJSMedfield
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing in so many ways... the building is an unusual construction reminiscent of adobe homes in southwest USA. Tables are spread around the garden and the night we went there were two men playing smoothest music mix of jazz and African but...More

Thank Zahra R
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue de l'Onatel, Zone Du Bois, Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
  • Location: Africa  >  Burkina Faso  >  Centre Region  >  Ouagadougou
  • Phone Number: (226) 50 36 11 24
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