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“Good food in benin” 4 of 5 stars
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Shamiana
Cocotier, Lot Q 5, A Cote Maep, Cotonou, Benin
97970903
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Ranked #1 of 47 Restaurants in Cotonou
Cuisines: Indian
Description: one of about two Indian restaurants in Cotonou... past a Ministry/government building
Restaurant details
Description: one of about two Indian restaurants in Cotonou... past a Ministry/government building
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“Good food in benin”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Excellent food, try there malai kofta , really awesome,
Good service
Good Food
Not so expensive
Server Alcoholic and Non Alcoholic Beverages
Hygienic

Visited October 2013
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Cotonou, Benin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Good Indian food”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

There are very few Indian restaurant in Cotonou and Shamiana is one of the good restaurant.You will get cheap good quality Indian foods here.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
“Excellent food, good service...and a smile”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Our dinner at Shamiana was a good experience. The food is delicious, you can choose how spicy it will be, the service is very good and the owner is really courteus. We'll be back!

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Best place for Indian food in Benin”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

Well, they serve Indian food which you'll surely love. Foods are spicy (of course, but you can customize the spice hot on a scale from 5-10...10 will just burn you!). Almost all authentic Indian foods are available here. A bit pricey compared to other local restaurant.

  • Visited April 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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mangalore
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
“Good place for a Meal”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

This place serves authentic Indian Food. Mostly North Indian and the quality is good. Again it is necessary to book in afdvance on weekends as it is crowded

Visited April 2012
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