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Restaurant Farid

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Lebanese
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51 Rue Vincens, Dakar, Senegal
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12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 56
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent Food & Top-notch Service

We were greeted by an extremely pleasant manager "Juliana" who helped us with the menu and was also very kind to suggest from chicken section. We had Chicken Fatteh and Grilled Chicken and topped it off with mouth-watering Chocolate Mousse. Excellent place, it's on our list of regular restaurants... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 30, 2015
Shireein
via mobile
Good for:
  • Romantic
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112 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

We were greeted by an extremely pleasant manager "Juliana" who helped us with the menu and was also very kind to suggest from chicken section. We had Chicken Fatteh and Grilled Chicken and topped it off with mouth-watering Chocolate Mousse. Excellent place, it's on our list of regular restaurants now!! I suggest you call for reservation if you wish to... More 

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Tempe, Arizona
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

There is a reason that this is the top rated restaurant in Dakar. We enjoyed it so much that we went back a week later and ate there again. I found the quality and variety of food to be outstanding. The atmosphere was probably the best feature. Clean, modern, spacious, with options for indoor dining, but mostly a beautiful large... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Excellent good excellent service. We come here on every visit and it never disappoints. Best falafel!

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Ahmedabad
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

I must say I made a very very good decision to take my clients for an important dinner to this restaurant .. Nice n pleasant evening n sitting down in open was cherry on the cake .. Excellent staff n owner was warm n pleasant 😊 for food lovers n who r in Dakar to hv Lebanese food this is... More 

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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I almost went to have lunch here everyday for 2 months. Different special lunch with 5500 - 6500 FCFA everyday is available. Some staff can speak English.

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massachusetts
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24 reviews 24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Nice restaurant in busy section of Dakar. Food was excellent, service was good, Very pleasant atmosphere, relaxing and quiet.

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Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
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60 reviews 60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015 via mobile

Excellent freshly made food, very nice staff, away from the dusty streets, prices ok.....what more can I say. Went twice during a two day business trip and convinced a local member of MP, who had not been before, but will now go back often......

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Farid looks trendy and modern. With good choice of dishes and affordable prices. Especially I liked Creme Brule. Service is good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Farid is both a great place to hang out with friends and a great place to eat. We had the Mezze for two and another dish we knew from lebanese cuisine but wasn't in the menu so the owner offered to make it for us. Everything was delicious. The service was impecable. We would definitely return.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

The setup and the staff are nice , the food is great. If you like lebanese food Farid is your place in Dakar. As for the prices are pretty acceptable. Cheers

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 51 Rue Vincens, Dakar, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 12 - 30
  • Cuisine: Lebanese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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