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Tahonga African Queen Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Senegambia | Off Senegambia Strip, Kololi, Gambia
+220 994 4190
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is one of the busiest restaurants on the strip and is one of the places to go. They have good man at front who is very good at getting people in,worth a visit but food is not as good as others around but great place to people watch.

Thank mattytColchester
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

African Queen - Chris - - friendly and a brilliant guy Food - amazing - reasonable prices busy - but very well run clean - bonus - no smoking area

Thank amber264
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56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came twice during my holiday, once for lunch and once for dinner. The experience was mixed For lunch I had the mixed gumbo. It was nicely presented and was tasty. Second time i had chicken breast with peanut sauce, the portion of meat was quite small and sauce was so so. Compared to the first meal it was a... More 

Thank Martyn S
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The owners are really nice. Food okay nothing special really Was very busy on the night we were in and always looked busy when passing

Thank Steve B
Barnham, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an evening meal here, the service was very good the staff were friendly and helpful and the the food was lovely. It was very reasonably price 2 courses and drinks about £30

Thank Caroline D
Stafford, United Kingdom
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161 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is consistently good, every time we ate here we were served diligently and all the staff are very attentive and friendly. The food portions are good and extremely good value food and drink. The food was delicious. I order the coconut shrimps both times as i couldn't leave Gambia without trying them again! My partner ordered the steak... More 

Thank sazzlem88
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here a few nights ago food was excellent especially gumbo with fish prawns and chicken with rice - I had a steak which had zero fat on and was superb - highly recommended

Thank paolodicavio
Cannock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there for a birthday meal, also for a meal there was 7 of us and food was fabulous, they didn't know when we first went in that it was birthday meal, but they still provided a cake with candle, made our evening special, staff were excellent ( Abdul ) .

Thank ozz c
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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67 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always come back here safe in the knowledge that we will have great food and enjoy the buzzy atmosphere- again this year we were not disappointed.

Thank Andrew H
London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

I visited here with friends. It was packed but the very nice doorman reserved a table while I waited for my friends. The service, entertainment and food were all excellent, although I feel sure supported by the excellent company I was keeping too. Our only slightly negative comment is that the steaks, served Gambian style of very well done (my... More 

Thank Sibo S

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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
African, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Senegambia | Off Senegambia Strip, Kololi, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Kololi
  • Phone Number: +220 994 4190

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