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Tahonga African Queen

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Senegambia, Kololi, Gambia
(220) 9944190
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Love the food here and visit every time I visit Gambia. A little pricey, but the quality of the food is consistent and very tasty.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 29, 2015
Missnessalove
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Dining on a budget
  • Bar scene
  • Families with children
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English first
Karlstad, Sweden
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

..about one year later and was glad to see that both the service and food was very good like the time before. Recommend!

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Love the food here and visit every time I visit Gambia. A little pricey, but the quality of the food is consistent and very tasty.

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Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

In May 12 2015 i find this place and I mean, come on!!! I eat a lot of food during my traveling and i just wanna let you all know that if you looking for great authentic african food, THIS IS IT. I cant say no more because words wont make it right. The service, the food and best of... More 

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Lagos State, Nigeria
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

The ambience was splendid. There was a valet at the entrance who made everyone feel welcomed. Had Chicken Dodoma and I absolutely loved it.

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Imola, Italy
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87 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Before leaving the country I wanted to have a final African taste and this place did not disappoint. I ordered chicken mafe with african rice...and although it was not as tasty as the ones I ate in the countryside, it was very tasty! A cold beer and good service made the dinner very nice.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

The food is very mediocre and although fairly reasonable, there are much better places to eat on the strip

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Never made it to taste the food, after one hour and a half waiting and asking 3 times to the waiters what was going on... we gave up and left with empty stomachs. Several other guests who arrived after us got their meals and ate it before we decided to leave. Nobody on the staff seemed to actually care while... More 

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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This is the place to be, If you want the true essence of African food or the experience of other dishes of high quality. The atmosphere here is electric and the food fantastic. My friends and I spent most nights here and checked out most dishes on the menu, with no complaints. The food was tasty, the staff excellent (especially... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

a lively and vibrant restaurant. No thrills style with a miss match of furniture but brilliant food and amazing sizzlers. Superb value for money.

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Sutton on Trent, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

A friendly relaxed atmosphere is complemented by a good menu with excellent service. Take a chance and try this place

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Additional Information about Tahonga African Queen

Address: Senegambia, Kololi, Gambia
Phone Number: (220) 9944190
Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Kololi
Cuisine: African

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Senegambia, Kololi, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Kololi
  • Phone Number: (220) 9944190

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: African

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children

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