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SUNSHINE Beach Bar & Restaurant

Cape Point Beach | Cape Point, Bakau 4450, Gambia
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Ranked #11 of 18 Restaurants in Bakau
Price range: $4 - $10
Cuisines: Spanish
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Our lovely beach is relaxed, quiet and hassle free. Why not come and get your bodies tan on our sunbeds free of charge?We also offer the best Canarian-Spanish, Gambian and International cuisine at a very reasonable price in our garden or terrace.
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Popped in one lunchtime for a beer and it was lovely and relaxing and the menu looked good. My friend and I decided to back there on a Sunday evening as we were told there would be music and lots to see. It was, we were told 'the place to go'. It was an eye opener, very loud reggae music... More

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Crowthorne, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Great to walk along the beach from Ocean Bay, see the boats in the bay and stroll up to the bar for a daytime beer. Staff very welcoming and a nice place to cool off in the shade. However, approaching the bar one evening from the road it's not signed, you need to turn down the road where the construction... More

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Reading, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Just returned from Cape Point. Spent a lot of time at Sunshine. Mams and the team are great, really looked after me. Great food and really good value. Lovely music including a fantastic drum band from Guinea Bissau some afternoons. I will go back in November to visit new friends.

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Very friendly local bar on the beach. Watch the fisherman bring in their catch when its to rough to land it in Bakau.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

What a delight - we were first attracted by an offer of beers at 50% hotel prices. But discovered so much more. These guys are very proud of their country, and love to chat! About trips one can make, football and all manner of things - just like down the local at home in the UK! We experienced Gambian time... More

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Lommel, Belgium
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

here you can eat a smal lunch with very friendly staff Its nice sitting on the bench in the shadow ! we ate ther a tuna salade with french fries !!

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Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

I read the reviews & sought this place out. Maybe I hit a bad day? There was 1 other paying customer. The beer wasn't too long in arriving but it took over an hour for the food to arrive. This only arrived then because after an hour, I asked for the bill twice & was prepared to walk. Then the... More

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Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Thank you Omar for showing this little gem to us. Good food and a wonderful setting. The staff and the food were both delightful. Omar arranged a trip for us and we wernt expecting a fishing trip but I did catch two lovely fish and the chef at the resturant cooked them for us on the evening. I know I... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2013 via mobile

Really lovely spot, well worth a visit. Chilled out atmosphere. Delicious food, try their homemade fish fingers. They do reggae nights at the weekend which we unfortunately missed. We were told not to walk there at night due to lack if street lighting but you can get one of the tourist guides to walk you there safely.

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

We visited this bar and restaurant on a number of occasions, there were more locals than tourists here which is what we prefer, the food was good and reasonabley priced, we had lunch and a few drinks here one day and the bill was £10.00. We had an evening meal here aswell, for 2 courses and 2 drinks each it... More

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