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Darboe's Restaurant

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Senegambia Strip, Kololi, Gambia
002207816814
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8:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 251
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  • 90
    Very good
  • 47
    Average
  • 14
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  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best in Senegambia

Dinned here over the past few years gets better everytime excellent service and food is outstanding one of my favourite restaurant's

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
shereemanneh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

Dinned here over the past few years gets better everytime excellent service and food is outstanding one of my favourite restaurant's

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

I didn't dine over there so can't comment on the food. Enjoyed the performance very much! Very nice place to sit around and enjoy your holiday.

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Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

I live in the US and when I travel to TG, I often frequent Darboes (“hidden” in the STRIP) Darboes, is an excellent, excellent, place…a lively “hidden” gem on the STRIP with live band and wonderful entertainment… Place to dance, dance, dance to Reggae, Soukous - Congolese music and Hip-pop with West African beat!!...The owner, Lamin Darboes, the lead singer,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Last winter we were at Darboe's, where we met a great owner with great employees! Since it was New Years Eve we decided to stay over there and we had a great day and an even better night! This all thanks to the great hospitality at Darboe's! And even more important, the food was great! It was by far the... More 

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Hull
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

It was my Mummy's 81st Birthday so decided to take her and the family for a birthday dinner at Darboes Restaurant! As always they didn't fail, with a well decorated table, good music and an atmosphere to enjoy... The food was tremendous excellent value for money with good size potions. Fabulous ..you must visit!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Regular customers to Darboes will already know that our host often changes his tune.... literally, offering a variety of live music to accompany your meal. Of late he has gone for an African flavour with Jaqueen, a girl with a great voice, guesting. Meanwhile the menu stays the same. Why change something when it is working well, eh. For good... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

When we are in Gambian, Darboe is always the place to be for a nice Gambian dinner of lunch. The owner always give you the feeling that you are a VIP!

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Kololi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

I have just been to Gambia on business again. I decided to eat dinner in some old favorites and some new places One of my favorites is Darboe's,this visit was during the low season and Ramadam. The whole of Senegambia was very Quiet ( I stayed at the Kairaba total number of guests 19 ) I seriously expected a change... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Nice clean restaurant, good choice of food but a little bit pricey, all staff nice and friendly some nights entertainment is provided

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is very nice and the owner is also very kind and friendly! The food is amazing and I recommend Benechin, it is traditional Gambian food and ot tastes amazing!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Senegambia Strip, Kololi, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Kololi
  • Phone Number: 002207816814

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: African
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 am

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