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Le Ngor

Pointe Des Almadies, Dakar, Senegal
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Ranked #18 of 99 Restaurants in Dakar
Cuisines: African, French, Seafood, Tapas
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: I cannot say enough good things about this restaurant. We stopped in for lunch on the recommendation of our hotel and were charmed by the decor and the location of the restaurant. The staff was very friendly and put us at a table overlooking the ocean and a small private beach (very very clean !!). The food, fresh seafood tagliatelle for me and the grilled steak for my husband, was delicious. We enjoyed the restaurant so much, food and ambiance,that we decided to return the next night for dinner. This was even better if possible. Ocean view, moonlight and waves crashing on the beach, with a wonderful "chicken Yasa" and grilled fish was more than we could have asked for. Then it got better as the manager "Alpha" suggested we have our final drinks on the beach. No better way to end our vacation than sitting on a moonlit beach sipping drinks. When we return to Dakar the restaurant Ngor will definitely be a stop and we would recommend to anyone who likes great food and ambiance !!! Bon Voyage
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: I cannot say enough good things about this restaurant. We stopped in for lunch on the recommendation of our hotel and were charmed by the decor and the location of the restaurant. The staff was very friendly and put us at a table overlooking the ocean and a small private beach (very very clean !!). The food, fresh seafood tagliatelle for me and the grilled steak for my husband, was delicious. We enjoyed the restaurant so much, food and ambiance,that we decided to return the next night for dinner. This was even better if possible. Ocean view, moonlight and waves crashing on the beach, with a wonderful "chicken Yasa" and grilled fish was more than we could have asked for. Then it got better as the manager "Alpha" suggested we have our final drinks on the beach. No better way to end our vacation than sitting on a moonlit beach sipping drinks. When we return to Dakar the restaurant Ngor will definitely be a stop and we would recommend to anyone who likes great food and ambiance !!! Bon Voyage
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English first
Dakar, Senegal
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Never had a horrible meal there, the ambience is fantastic and you can not beat the view! Fish is always fresh and the beer is always cold. Great place to take out of town guests, the view never fails to blow people away!

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England
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114 reviews 114 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The Ngor is built overhanging the ocean and has spectacular views. The service is fast and efficient and the food is stunningly brilliant. This restaurant is a must.

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Fresh seafood in a beautiful setting directly at the beach. Not cheap but well worth its price.........

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a really beautiful place to come for a drink or dinner. You are literally sitting on the seashore and have great views up and down the coast. Perhaps a little bit of an expat haunt, but not necessarily the worse for it.

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Ngaparou, Senegal
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

This is the ultimate venue for a late afternoon drink and a few tapas after work as you watch the sun descend over the Atlantic and listen to the waves crashing on the beach below you. It's situated very near to the Pointe des Almadies - just round the corner from the USA Embassy on a private beachfront and mini-cliff.... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Enjoyed the shrimp curry along with the ocean sounds of the mighty Atlantic. This restaurant is worth the trip. Great staff and wonderful ambiance.

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Dakar, Senegal
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66 reviews 66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I've been to this restaurant three times this month so I think a thorough review is fair game. The food is predictably good and regularly the same taste (unlike many other restaurants in the area) and the view can't be beat. Prices are the same as everywhere else.

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Dakar, Senegal
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55 reviews 55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The NGor is a very quaint restaurant by the ocean. There are different levels of seating but the ocean view is the best. The restaurant is known for its exotic birds that roam freely. The menu features a special and many selections of appetizers, entrees and sides. It is usually the first choice to take first time visitors to Dakar.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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75 reviews 75 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
298 helpful votes 298 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The food was ok but the location and view was stunning. It is better to visit in the evening for drinks.

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Pittsburgh
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102 reviews 102 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I was here for drinks at sunset and returned the next day with my family for dinner. The upper level of the restaurant overlooks the ocean. The view was fantastic. The service was reasonable and the drink prices were reasonable for the location. Dinner service was much slower, but I think that had more to do with a small kitchen.... More

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