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La Cabane du Pecheur

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Plage de Ngor | BP 8 679, Dakar, Senegal
+221 33 820 76 75
8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 12:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there twice and the food was delicious. Price are a bit higher than average but it is worthy a visit. Service is professional and very nice, helpful and polite. Food is fresh and tasty. I would go back in my next visit to Dakar and recommend it to anyone who´d like to enjoy fish, amazing seafood and good... More 

Thank 007jinx
Nairobi, Kenya
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35 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great seafood, great view on the beach, really sociable and friendly restaurant. We watched our dinner come out of the boat and across the beach into the kitchen!

Thank harriet h
Pecatu, Indonesia
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2016

Some of the best and freshest seafood in the Almadies/Ngor area, prepared in a variety of mostly European styles. They also have the best sorbet/gelato on the beach and a great view of the Ngor island and bay. Their vegetarian options are poor to non-existent, which seems strange in this decade.

Thank BurtBerserk
Tacoma, WA
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2016

My colleague and I were referred to this gem by a local expat. The outside is a bit unassuming when first arriving, but one you are inside it's quaint and refreshing. I don't speak French and was pleasantly surprised to find the waiter could speak English. As for the food, I started off with sauteed shrimp and calamari and they... More 

Thank Jon S
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016

This resto is situated in the posh Almadies neighbourhood. There is both inside and outside seating. Occasionally a live band plays on Friday nights. The service in this establishment is however quite spotty. Sometimes one needs to call the waiters several times before service is rendered. The food can also be at times a hit or miss affair. I recommend... More 

Thank Abdou T
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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77 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

We love this little place for the freshest seafood on town. One of our favorites in Dakar. Go for the espadon when they have it and the oysters are good too.

Thank Rabbit_Valley
Dakar, Senegal
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 31, 2016

A great place for seafood in Dakar. Used to be much less expensive but recently prices have risen a lot.

Thank dakar34
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

Two items out of three selected were not available. Would not have been a problem, but we were only informed very late. Management were indifferent. Plenty better fare to choose from in the area.

Thank Jonathan G
Yonkers, New York
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2015

The restaurant had very fresh seafood, It was very delicious, right on beach with a beautiful view. I had major concern with flies!! Too many!! I was told to get use to flies in Africa, but we can still keep them out of the restaurants. Especially one like this were the food was delicious!!

Thank Esi2013
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2015

The restaurant is in NGOR village, where they used to have annual competition for fishing. It is also a Hotel. It has a sand beach and is a quiet place at evening or night. Fish is good compared to its price. They have also a bar. Service is good to average.

Thank shahendou

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$14 - $41
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plage de Ngor | BP 8 679, Dakar, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar
  • Phone Number: +221 33 820 76 75
Consider your restaurant as your second home. Simplicity and convenience, these are our priorities. Come with friends, family, and enjoy the beautiful landscape by the sea, overlooking the island of Ngor.
Enjoy the freshness of our fish caught directly by local fish wholesalers or directly by customers of our fishing center Atlantic Evasion.

If you love fish, you'll love La Cabane du Pecheur!

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