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Route de la Petite Corniche Est, Dakar BP 1186, Senegal
+221 33 823 67 69
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (43 reviews)
“camarones” (6 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
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French, African, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Route de la Petite Corniche Est, Dakar BP 1186, Senegal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a must in Dakar. Great view on Gorée Island and good food. Friendly staff. Walk distance to Place Independance

Thank MarnixvanH
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went there 3 times in one week for business lunches, the all three times were top, make sure to make a reservation

Thank BOB H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you need a sure shot in Dakar the Lagoon 1 is the right place, expensive but good food and service. Charming view and elegant layout. Not my first choice but for sure on the podium.

Thank Gionata V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

outstanding restaurant amazing setting wiyh beach and overwater dining room, bar sits in the back of a boat, very clean, and oitstanding decoration. Service is good but lacks knowlege of menu dishes. outstanding dishes well prepared and good portions. seafood is fresh and well prepared....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was taken out for dinner by some colleagues and I was stunned by the interiors ... as a fan of antiques especially marine antiques ... this place was a feast to the eyes ... we took an outdoor seating to welcome some breeze to cool...More

Thank Krishna kishore P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first thing to notice is the landscape, with a pier, and the dining room right above the waves, overlooking a beach. The room setup was boldly imaginative. The service, from an all-black all-local service staff was maybe not very professional but careful and sincere....More

Thank 127Fred
Reviewed 20 August 2017

One of the best restaurant in Dakar. This one is a must to experience especially their Camaron dishes (Huge shrimp). it is situated at La Petite Corniche by the sea. Parking is a definite problem due to its popularity. A reservation is a must or...More

1  Thank FlyingKiwiNewZealand
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

What a restaurant! Great quality food in a lovely and romantic environment, gifted with the sea "sounds"... Highly recommended, especially during sunset.

Thank RichardDST
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The restaurant has a good service, it is a posh Dakaroise place, maybe the one with the best view and overall frame. Boat decoration, fresh fish and tender meat.

Thank paulopelomundo
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

It is a very nice location on the sea. The food is nice and the fish proposed is fresh. Only defect is the price, I find it little too high.

Thank Enrico A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route de la Petite Corniche Est, Dakar BP 1186, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar
  • Phone Number: +221 33 823 67 69
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