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La pointe des Almadies

Route des Almadies | Pointe des Almadies, Dakar, Senegal
+221 33 820 01 40
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (5 reviews)
“sea breeze” (2 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
Route des Almadies | Pointe des Almadies, Dakar, Senegal
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Excellent all round experience with great food and friendly staff. Even with my limited French vocabulary, I was able easily order and enjoy the food. Unfortunately, I didn't try their signature dish, the paella, which comes highly recommended by others.

1  Thank Makanan
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The wait staff was a attentive. The food was very good. We had seafood and both plates were great. The shrimp were not only huge but tasted great too.

1  Thank preacherman58
Reviewed 31 March 2017

If you are a sea food lover la pointe des almadies is the place to be. You have the choice a good restaurants as well as popular ones. the place could be better in terms of cleaness but the food is nice.

Thank Fliss L
Reviewed 20 February 2017

If you want laid back, byt the beach, seashells nearby, and a good sea breeze with fresh seafood this is the spot. It is not reagl surroundings, plastic chairs and tables, but good value for what you eat

1  Thank j-wish
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Nice old venue with the same staff wprkinf for the last 30 years. The owner philipe, despite being fairly youmg amd holding a senegalese passport, is a very old style "immigrant" with a focus on expat community. Service is very slow with an average outcome....More

Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I couldn't afford to dine here but wanted to stand on the westernmost tip of the African continent. I was stood on the rocky beach eating places to my left and right. Waves strangely calm with a menacing streak. The souvenir handmade artisans stalls arranged...More

Thank simonwonglokekoan
Reviewed 25 December 2016

We ate at the seafood stalls the night before and decided to go a little upscale for Xmas eve. Actually was a mistake we had better food ambience, music in the food stalls. They didn't have lobsters. We had starters of mixed seafood and shrimp...More

Thank William S
PointedesAlmadies, Responsable commercial at La pointe des Almadies, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2016

Hello. We think you are not talking about our restaurant since we had a special menu for Christmas eve And all the starters and main that you mentionned do ont make a part of our menu. Kindly Send us your Mail in order to join...More

Reviewed 19 December 2016

Our daughter took us to this nice restaurant on our last night in Senegal. The food was excellent, prices fair and service impeccable. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Lynda H
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Best food ever specially the paella prepared by a professional chef with high quality of ingredients

Thank Berthe K
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Average for Dakar more of the same so so European French style food no real standout other then the service the staff are really nice and they try to keep you happy. its expensive but what isn't in Dakar I will go back for sure...More

Thank thecrewof46
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route des Almadies | Pointe des Almadies, Dakar, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar
  • Phone Number: +221 33 820 01 40
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Restaurant La Pointe des Almadies is an outdoor restaurant that overlooks the sea. Specalized in PAELLA and seafood
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