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Ali Baba Restaurant and Garden

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Heart of Senegambia | Kololi Senegambia, Kololi, Gambia
+220 761 1111
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the pizza and Spaghetti. My firned had the Chicken Kabob. All good. Staff very friendly. Entertainment was okay. Prices are reasonable. Location - not much.

Thank Gary K
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited twice last week. The first dinner (Thurs 2nd) was all good, hot food, good service. Not the most exciting food but we all left happy and well fed. On our second visit (Tues 7th) the food was ok but everything was served cold. If the food had been hot, it would have been a good dinner. We told... More 

Thank buddyhollly
West Midlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always busy, popular evenings. Usual mixed menu affair, probably better value that hotel evening food and there is always a lot going on in that bit of tourist street, but not particularly West African.

Thank Frostiedog
London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although they still have a I've band, there is no atmosphere. The food is Terrible and it is certainly not a place I would recommend since the management change a year ago.

Thank GeorgyP421
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food took 90 mins to arrive that was only i had complained, when it arrived, it was cold and looked like it had been thrown on the plate. Neither my son, wife or myself could take more than a mouthful despite the fact that after 90 mins we were absolutely starving. We ended up going else where to eat.

Thank SolihullGlobetrotter
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a nice place to eat and watch the world go by good food and service the staff are friendly and attentive and the music is excellent

Thank george f
Crawley, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A large open space with many well spaced tables. The staff were welcoming ,friendly and attentive. The menu had a reasonable range of dishes. Our food arrived in a reasonable time and was acceptable. The live music was good.

Thank davee500
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

Ate in ali baba on numerous occasions,great food,awesome atmosphere,staff are amazing,manager a lovely person and always finds time to chat with you.very reasonably priced.sometimes wait awhile for food but worth the wait.does a great English breakfast too.well worth a visit

Thank toetogo
Alingsas, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent music, nice atmosphere and really tasty food for a reasonable price. But minus for the service that was below average and for the time it took for us to get our food (approx 1h 15min).

Thank Stellan L
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant has a large outdoor eating area.The staff were fine and the drinks were good.However when our chicken dinner arrived we could not believe the garbage of grizzle and chicken bones on our plates.When we complained we were told we would have a bill reduction of 20%. Left in disgust and ate at the Scala instead ,my advice avoid... More 

Thank Laurence H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heart of Senegambia | Kololi Senegambia, Kololi, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Kololi
  • Phone Number: +220 761 1111
Ali Baba Garden Bar & Restaurant Have Been Open Since 1996.Our Place Provide a Large Menu,Different Choices Of International Cuisine Our Famous Pizzas & Our New Pasta Section (Chicken Pesto. Seafood Pasta .Spaghetti) Also Our Large Refreshing Cocktails. Reasonable Prices,From 4 To 8 euro Per Person

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?