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Darboe's Restaurant

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Senegambia Strip, Kololi, Gambia
8:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 am
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice place with quick service and some nice good food on there menu I tried their fish , and it was delicious

Thank Stefan R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

***Their freshly made Ginger juice is to die for, so 5 stars just on account of that!*** Also, wonderful late night atmosphere. There is live music, talented singers and very friendly, attentive staff. This establishment lives up to The Gambian 'Smiling Coast of Africa' reputation.

Thank Charlotte A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great bar/restaurant serving tasty African food and the host Darboe is a very funny, welcoming guy who makes you feel like an old friend in no time, there always seamed to be some lively fun African live music to entertain you. This is great place cant wait to go back!

Thank Simon_Miles79
Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The meals are ok.The lobster we can recommend. I also like Bass spaghetti We go there from the start and see the evolution. So we support the local people

Thank yvette5963
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

We visited darboes every year we are on holiday in Gambia .it is nice restaurant with good and also nice music back ground.the manager Mr darboe also look after his customers by going around to check on his customers weather every thing is ok. He also sing for his customers to make them feel home from home.thank you Mr darboes... More 

Thank Bakary B
Carlops, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

This place had been recommended for food. We were passing after a day out and thought we would stop for a daring and check out the menu. There was a black board outside offering Julbrew bears at D30 a bottle during happy hour which we were within. We had 4 bears and were charged D200. When challenged we were told... More 

Thank TheMurraysMacbiehill
Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

We love this restaurant the owner is fabulous so friendly, staff gorgeous and lovely food amazing and they sell Prosecco !!! xxx

Thank 770smb
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

We love this restaurant and eat here most nights we are in Gambia we get a taxi to the restaurant every night, the food is always lovely and the staff friendly nothing is any trouble, excellent choice on the menu

Thank 227059emma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

i have been going to the Gambia twice a year for the last 3 years and we came across Darboes on our first visit, we were made very welcome, the food was great, especially the domoda, Darboe himself is a very nice guy, interacting with all his customers, hes quite a character and he also entertains his guests by singing... More 

Thank shandy34
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Could not ask for better service the staff are super polite and go out of their way to ensure you have an enjoyable and memorable time at Darboes, the food is nice and the atmosphere is warm and welcoming with a great selection of food and drinks and the evening entertainment is great. I cannot say enough how much Darboe... More 

Thank MizzKamara

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
African, Seafood, European
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
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: 002207816814

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