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Le Prive

Quartier Ganhi | situe entre la tour misericorde et l'eglise Notre Dame, Cotonou, Benin
+229 21 31 46 76
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“beef” (2 reviews)
“high end” (2 reviews)
“lounge” (4 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Quartier Ganhi | situe entre la tour misericorde et l'eglise Notre Dame, Cotonou, Benin
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant! We enjoyed a carpaccio for starter, and salmon & sole as mains. Great taste & carefully prepared. Good service!

Thank Maria P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On my last night in Cotonou,a colleague and I decided to dine out.....Enough of the monotonous hotel food. We chose Le Prive and we were not disappointed. Warm and courteous staff,lovely setting and excellent food. I had chicken with vegetables and curry sauce....Wow....the best chicken...More

Thank 472olumideo
Reviewed July 12, 2017

The restaurant is at the center of Cotonou, just next to the Cathedral. Once you enter you are received by a friendly and professional host (Marlise) which takes you upstairs to the main restaurant room. The restaurant is modern and well furnished. Service is attentive...More

Thank carlotesei
Reviewed March 11, 2017

The nicest restaurant I have experienced in Cotonou. The staff was attentive but not overbearing and very helpful with the menu, as my French is nonexistent and I did not see an English version. The appetizer I had was "Coquille saint jacques et crabe farci...More

Thank Atravelerad
Reviewed January 24, 2017

This is a beautifully decorated high end restaurant with very good food and a nice wine selection. It's pricier than most restaurants but well worth it. Has a very nice ambiance. There is a nice bar/lounge area attached to the restaurant. The foie gras was...More

Thank anuka9
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Probably one of the best international restaurants in town. Excellent sea food menu as well as lebanese specialties

Reviewed May 4, 2016

Good food, great wine, nice décor, luxurious. Aims for a great service you can tell; for me though having the waiters standing not a few steps back from our table bothered me a bit, for its lack of privacy. Felt a bit scrutinized. Other than...More

Thank Sbd00dc
Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Me , my family and my friends went to le Prive for New year's eve. The place was fully booked and we had to reserve a month in advance to find a table! Champagne was served in the lounge on the first floor and a...More

Thank Najla C
Reviewed December 14, 2015

The place is nice and the staff very welcoming. The food is a little expensive but of good taste. Give it a try.

Thank Moonstar2015
Reviewed November 28, 2015

The food was so good that we had dinner there twice out of the five nights that we were in Cotonou! The steaks are amazing - soft and juicy. The bread rolls they serve are hot and fresh. We were a party of 8 and...More

Thank Salt_Sugar_Spice
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quartier Ganhi | situe entre la tour misericorde et l'eglise Notre Dame, Cotonou, Benin
  • Location: Africa  >  Benin  >  Littoral Department  >  Cotonou
  • Phone Number: +229 21 31 46 76
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