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Restaurant Patisserie le Damier

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$$ - $$$
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Route du Niger, La Ville | Niger Market, Conakry, Guinea
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Wed 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu 7:00 am - 6:30 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Best restaurant in town hands down, excellent food and service in a clean and beautifully decorated environment. The Gratin Dauphinois is a must-have. The wi-fi is fast and reliable (not always the case elsewhere in Conakry) if there for business meetings.

Thank N'Deye S S
Columbus, Ohio
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We when there for breakfast and it was good. We had the omelette Niger and the Beef sandwich it is good and the coffee the best I had in Guinea. The decorations it nice simple cozy and the owner came by our table to great us;that was a plus.if you are in town give it a try. The location not... More 

1 Thank boubamuc
Sevran, France
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129 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Vert good food in this restaurant with good selection. Food is nicely presented and staff are very professional.

Thank stefqatar
Dabola, Guinea
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2016

The place to be in Central Conakry, service is good and the place is nice, clean and relaxing. I have only tried the day's menu, never ordered 'a la carte'. I found the food rather mediocre. That said, it is still a classic place to have lunch, worth a visit.

Thank Tom L
Conakry, Guinea
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54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2016

A Conakry establishment. Opposite the Marche Niger in downtown Conakry, this restaurant is a relief from the heat and crowds outside. A French-style patisserie and chocolate shop downstairs, head up the spiral staircase into a lovely restaurant. Be careful though - open for lunch, but closed for dinner. Andre the owner ensures that standards are always high. Lunch selections are... More 

Thank WhingingP0M
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

The oldest cafe/resto in Conakry but still one of the best in town. From breakfast to dinner you can find tasty bites all day long. If in town, get a try especially desert and croissant.

Thank Joe-Dany S
Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2016

And in the Conakry dining scene that is bereft of options, it is a can't miss. Went in a group, everyones meal looked good. Decent variety, good quality.

Thank msntrvlr
Bamako, Mali
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 23, 2016

So the rooms are quaint and rather lovely. The menu is in italics. Almost the ideal place for a brunch, or simply to wind down after shopping at the market across the way. But you will need very deep pockets if you want to become a regular. Reassuringly expensive? I had an omelette (excellent), Hot Chocolate( OK), bread (fresh), orange... More 

Thank Chris S
Conakry, Guinea
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2015

For sure the Best Deserts and Chokolate, also a Hot Spot, where you can meet everybody : expats and locals are likes it , Madlen -the administrator is very friendly and speaks English and German

1 Thank Vladimir T
Mexico City, Mexico
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 7, 2015

This is one of my favorite restaurants and the best you'll find in Conakry. Great food and service in a very nice environment. The manager is especially friendly and goes out of her way to make you feel welcome. Each day they have specials that are worth a try! And the desserts are amazing! They also make their own chocolate... More 

Thank Brianyembering

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
European, French
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:30 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route du Niger, La Ville | Niger Market, Conakry, Guinea
  • Location: Africa  >  Guinea  >  Conakry Region  >  Conakry

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?