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Cafe de Yaounde

Aosdosa 1 1, Yaounde, Cameroon
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Ranked #1 of 34 Restaurants in Yaounde
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $34
Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
San Diego, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nice gardens and bar. Good service. We had a very large group and was very accommodating . Steaks very good and well prepared. Same video plays daily with music that can be irritating more than pleasant. Smoking of other patrons can be a challenge.

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Padova
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49 reviews 49 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

The atmosphere is really a dream into african colonial times. The service is excellent, and the tables are laid properly with china and everything set. The wc is fine. The menu proposes some fine international/italian dishes. The quality of the italian settings is medium to high, bread is brought on table soon as in Italy. The fish and meat are... More

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South Africa
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Quality restaurant, with a big selection. Steak and pizza is both very nice. It is situated en a quite setting in the center of town with well trained staff.The restaurant also have a very nice desert menu.

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Dayton, Ohio
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60 reviews 60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

If you've been to Cameroon, you know that finding a restaurant with good food and great service is almost impossible. Cafe Yaounde however, fits that bill. Walking from the street to the restaurant may be a bit difficult for those with mobility issues, as the walkway is a bit steep, albeit beautifully bordered by many tropical plants. The food is... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I had delicious shrimp in a spicy tomate sauce with a side of green beans. The mainly Italian menu boasted freshly made pasta. Unfortunately, there was a man singing loudy and poorly throughout the entire meal, which very much detered from the ambience. Otherwise, great setting, in a garden with (possibly too many) sculptures and masks scattered about. A beautiful... More

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Barcelona, Spain
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Great pasta and ice creams. Nice romantic atmosphere in this open air restaurant. Perfect for a quite night out. One of the best international restaurant of Yoaunde.

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London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

expensive but gorgeous and with a fantastic menu - totally worth it try sitting in the garden in the afternoon and have a quiet lunch enjoying a moment of quiet away form the noisy and busy streets. Fish dishes are really good, portions are overall very generous and the service friendly and quick

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Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I was quite frankly really disappointed. I thought it was quite expensive and the portions very small and slow service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Ive been to a few restaurants around Yaounde but this i will never forget. I love the decor, classical music playing...wow fantastic! And the food, loved it! The service was great. Honestly

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

If i had to eat at only one restaurant in Yaounde, it would be Cafe Yaounde. Every plate is great and you cant beat the pasta. I lived in italy for a year and they do a good job of bringing it to Cameroon. Plus the setting in the garden and open air terasse is superb. Service is usually wonderful,... More

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