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Cotonou, Benin
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Good for:
Outdoor seating

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  • 16
    Excellent
  • 47
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good Place for Pizza

cooked Salad wasnt great,- I stay away from raw salads in west Africa -sort of a melange of vegetables mashed with mayonnaise agh! but pizza was decent, beer on draft good . Slow service and a smile would have ; they werent busy but it took 20 minutes and 4 requests to... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 16, 2015
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New York
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  • Outdoor seating
  • Late Night
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New York
Top Contributor
516 reviews 516 reviews
254 restaurant reviews
180 helpful votes 180 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

cooked Salad wasnt great,- I stay away from raw salads in west Africa -sort of a melange of vegetables mashed with mayonnaise agh! but pizza was decent, beer on draft good . Slow service and a smile would have ; they werent busy but it took 20 minutes and 4 requests to get check In this area its a good... More 

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Lomé
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I am used to the Livingstone restaurant and recommend the awesome pizzas, the seafood dishes and meat eaters will relish the "pavé du diable". Above all, what marks the difference between The Livingstone Bar-Restaurant and other restaurants is the warmest welcome ever you can ever get from the Livingstone hosts. They do their best to make you feel comfortable and... More 

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Shreveport, Louisiana
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

A place where most Westerners hang out. Has Towers of Beer. Has really great tasting pizza. The Mexican and the American are two of the best.

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Virginia
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Food here is pretty good and very westernized. Dishes include pizza, steaks and seafood. Many expat's meet here for drinks and dinner.

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Cotonou, Benin
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This is the best place in Cotonou to eat and now stay. Great mix of guests, French, Lebanese, African, even some British now.

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Palmer, Alaska
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Good service, good pizza and beer. Casual dining, I ate on the patio and people watched on the street.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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116 reviews 116 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Pleasant atmosphere, despite a little road noise where we were sitting.. Popular with the expatriate community. We got our pizzas in 20 minutes; both were excellent. Cold beer on draft and in bottles. Reasonable prices. Who could ask for anything more?

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The music is tacky, can swing from Titanic to random but the environment is pleasant. You can order your tap beer, pizzas or whole meals. I ordered rice with chicken and kidney beans and it was fantastic. The waitresses are nice and listen carefully. They screwed up on a dish and didnt hesitate to exchange it and that is really... More 

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Cotonou, Benin
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The meeting place on the Haie-Vive for good pizza, draught beer and fast service. The hamburgers are quite nice too!

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

The Ambiance is very Good.I can only call my dining experience great when the restaurant Im at delivers exactly what I am looking for and that includes:Great Tasting Food

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Cotonou, Benin
  • Location: Africa  >  Benin  >  Littoral Department  >  Cotonou

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating

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