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Cafe de Rome

Boulevard de la Republique, Dakar, Senegal
+221 33 849 02 00
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good46%
  • Average27%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“beer” (4 reviews)
“downtown” (3 reviews)
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French, European
$$ - $$$
Boulevard de la Republique, Dakar, Senegal
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

We stayed at this hotel while in Dakar for the biennale Dak’art. Rooms not bad, comfy bed and good bathroom. We enjoyed the brasserie very much. The food is good, particularly the crab salad and fish soup, but all items we had were very good....More

Thank Gill A
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately the booking system in this hotel is a mess; recommend using the phone to make reservations as other available channels have proven not trustworthy. I had issues with bookings through booking.com in the past (december 2017 and my colleague in January). This time used...More

Thank Birgit686
Reviewed March 31, 2018

seems that the restaurant had better days from which he has good reputation, however the execution these days is poor. The beef fillet wasn't a fillet, i'm not sure what it was, but surely not a fillet. The entrecôte was so small and tasted like...More

Thank A A
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

Went to this place because of time. Many of the highend places close between 3 & 7. Seemed cafateriaish to me but rated high by others. Pronably need more visit.

Thank bajajulio
Reviewed January 4, 2018

In the centre of town, it is a great restaurant to eat at. It offers a moderate selection of international food and also has local specialties.

Thank lelazyblog
Reviewed July 20, 2017

It is always my great pleasure to come for a lunch in this very well located restaurant. When you are in this place you feel good because the warm welcome and the professionalism of the waiters as well as the dishes listed on the card...More

1  Thank jeannick O
Reviewed July 12, 2017

I came here for a quick lunch, between business meetings. This was my experience: POSITIVE POINTS: I am not too keen on Hotel Restaurants, but this one is actually quite good. The décor is pleasing giving you a warm feeling throughout the meal. There are...More

Thank Trave1Bandit
Reviewed July 5, 2017 via mobile

The hotel is in a great location, within a kilometer radius from all government offices. It is clean, the staff is very friendly and helpful. The restaurant downstairs has some great dishes, choose anything from the seafood menu and you cannot go wrong at decent...More

1  Thank Razvan C
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Last Friday I returned to Café de Rome - one of my favourites of the Dakar restaurant scene - and I was lucky to get even a table for one as the joint was heaving with an appreciative clientele. I enjoyed a delicious and copious...More

Thank Alastair J
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Nothing special but not bad either. Had a drink one of my first time in Dakar so discovered nicer places since

Thank Son O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 12:30 AM
7:00 AM - 1:30 AM
7:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard de la Republique, Dakar, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar
  • Phone Number: +221 33 849 02 00
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