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All 42 Bamako Restaurants

Comme Chez Soi - Bistro

Door 37 Road 281, Bamako 00000, Mali
+223 7444-2222
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Ranked #5 of 42 Restaurants in Bamako
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $13
Cuisines: American, European, French, International
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Our bistro is under a large thatch roof with two levels surrounded by plants. There is a large dining room on the top level and a lounge space on the lower level. We currently offer the following services:Weekend Brunch - Saturday and Sunday from 11AM to 3PM Dinner Service - Tuesday - Saturday: Open from 6PM to 10:30PM (last seating at 10:30PM)
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  • English first
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English first
Bamako, Mali
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Lovely atmosphere - outdoor seating. Good service, good food, good wine. Service can take a while, which is understandable since the place is usually packed.

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Kampala, Uganda
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

It's not obvious to find consistent, high class restaurants in Bamako, but this is one of them. Not the cheapest by any means and I would maybe want a larger menu, but what is there is well cooked and really enjoyable. My steak was cooked according to request and held a very nice standard. I would focus on mains and... More 

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Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This restaurant is hidden away on an unpaved street in a residential area in the Hippodrome area. But when you eventually find it, you will not be disappointed. It has a typical French menu, with a good selection of food and good wines. It is upstairs in the building with a big thatched roof, which give an open atmosphere, cool... More 

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Paris, France
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Quaint Hotel ( no TV...) romantic feminine style hotel with 6 rooms so difficult to book. Nice dining experience with good food a little on the expensive side but varied menu and a well sought after Sunday brunch. Added advantage of being the ONLY place in Bamako with a well stocked library of English books.

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Bamako, Mali
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Well run, clean little place with restaurant on the covered roof deck above the hotel over looking lush garden and swimming pool. Went for dinner and had pork chops and amsh which were great with a warm freshly baked chocolated brownie with ice cream. Well worth it

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Bamako, Mali
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Comme Chez Soi is a fantastic place. Everything is as it should be. The Eggs Benedict is perfect, they are able to accommodate special requests, the Bloody Marys and bloody perfect. Everything is served with care and everything looks and tastes exactly the way it should. This is very hard to find in Bamako.

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Very tasty, fresh food with thoughtful pairings; good cocktails and excellent live music on Thursday nights. Can't wait to get back for brunch on a weekend.

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Glinde, Germany
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61 reviews 61 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

" brochette de boef " is advisable. You can join your dinner with interesting people coming from town to this place

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Moscow, Russia
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194 reviews 194 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Visited several times over past months for brunch and dinner. (Note that brunch doesn't start before 11:00) Great variety for brunch and dinner. Delicious salads with French cheese and tender steaks on menu. Great espresso coffee available. Staff will take orders off the menu, if you fancy something different. Setting is outdoor on rooftop of the hotel section. No mosquitoes... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Shared a delicous meal with friends in a styish setting - truly international cuisine: from satays, gyozas and pasta to local Malian dishes. Nice cocktail and wine selection to top it all off.

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Address: Door 37 Road 281, Bamako 00000, Mali
Phone Number: +223 7444-2222
Location: Africa  >  Mali  >  Bamako
Average Prices: USD 6 - 13
Cuisine: American, European, French, International

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