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Darboe's Restaurant

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Senegambia Strip, Kololi, Gambia
+220 781 6814
8:00 am - 2:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have been coming to Darboe's restaurant for many years and have always enjoyed the food and service, and had a good experience. We usually come for the Gambian dishes and our favourites are fish afra, fish yassa and vegetable benachin. The food is nothing fancy, just down to earth simple cooking with good ingredients and flavours. Will continue to... More 

Thank Oliver M
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

lovely staff there very helpful they is a wide range of food with great taste I went there everyday knowing I was getting a lovely meal and drinks 3 times a day

Thank lewisthorn1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On our recent trip to The Gambia we tried Darboe's for the first time. First visit I had the seafood mixed grill. I've had this before at another restaurant and have to say the one at darboes was the best. Lots of calamari, shrimps, prawns and fish. Beautiful veg sauce too. Decided we'd take the whole family for our last... More 

Thank GambiaDreaming
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely food and good prices with free entertainment at the end of the evening so great to chill out and have a relaxing evening

Thank Hawksey H
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited a few times on our recent trip to The Gambia - the food is some of the best you'll find in the area and the portions are very generous (the steaks are HUGE). House band were very good, loud enough to create a party but not so loud you couldn't still hold a conversation. Prices at Darboes are a... More 

Thank buddyhollly
Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a few good nights in here once we found it. Best food. Entertainment. Home made chips and even a sunday roast.

Thank loadsoffun3
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this place! My fiance and I went there at least once, usually twice a day! The food was amazing especially the chicken afra!! The staff was very friendly and attentive! I'm going back to The Gambia again in April of this year and I will definitely be going back to Darboe's!

Thank Aimee W
Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looking forward to visiting this great restaurant on Monday night. Brilliant food and all the staff are very good. We visited Darboe's last year and had a good time so we be going back and having a Gambian dish Beef afra. Good entertainment at 10pm every night the manager Mr Darboe will sing and get people up to dance very... More 

Thank julie2612_10
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another great night out listening to the live band always a warm welcome with friendly attentive staff . Always look forward to returning it feels like home 😄

Thank Joanne H
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant and very friendly staff and excellent choice of foods . Always made to feel welcome would definitely recommend a visit then you would return as everything from arriving until leaving is wonderful

Thank Jill B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
African, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Senegambia Strip, Kololi, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Kololi
  • Phone Number: +220 781 6814

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