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Lyon des sable - CLOSED

Walvis Bay Yacht Club, Atlantic St., Walvis Bay, Namibia
+264 64 221 220
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Jul 26, 2016
“Closded, but chef now works at JoJos in Windhoek”
Apr 28, 2016
“Cocktails”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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French
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Walvis Bay Yacht Club, Atlantic St., Walvis Bay, Namibia
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1 - 10 of 81 reviews

Reviewed July 26, 2016

This was an incredible place and it's sad that it had to go. The head chef, David Thomas, now collaborates with several others in the capital of Windhoek and more of his food can be tasted there at JoJos in the old breweries complex.

Thank Elizabeth H
Reviewed April 28, 2016

They make the best cocktails I have ever had. the food was average but I still dream of the cocktails.

Thank Hermien09
Reviewed February 18, 2016

In Brief Good Food - Seafood and meats are excellent Location - Excellent Value - Good Service - Very good. Bad Accessibility - impossible to get to the second storey location due to stairs. My colleague and I went for a quick meal and enjoyed...More

Thank Lokamitra
Reviewed July 26, 2015

This is now closed down, sorry to say since this was one of the better restaurants in Walvis Bay Don't know what is there in their place now , but there is someone serving food there, I did not try this, went to Anchors Restaurant...More

Thank 333Helge
Reviewed May 30, 2015 via mobile

Couldn't find the restaurant and phone didn't work, we tried several times... A little disappointed since the reviews were so great! :)

1  Thank Laura F
Reviewed May 11, 2015

We went to the Lyon des Sables last week. The building is locked down and empty, apparently closed down. I have learned later that apparently the one owner has moved to South Africa and the other is working at the Yacht Club Restaurant.

4  Thank kuiseb
Reviewed February 10, 2015

Most interesting menu in town, excellent meals. Not as pricey as I expected. Perfect for a date night.

Thank BenjaminSmithJnr
Reviewed January 29, 2015

the Zebra was fantastic and the Apple dessert was amazing. The atmosphere is pleasant with views of the bay.

Thank Gerald K
Reviewed January 11, 2015

Waterfront in Walvis Bay is small but quite charming. Visiting Lyon de Sables was nice and food was very nice but not quite living up to expectations. Well wiórth a visit though and not as expensive as we were warned of.

Thank Anders E
Reviewed January 10, 2015

This is just a brilliant restaurant with a short standard menu a long list of specials which the chef creates based on the good fresh ingredients available Try the zebra and kudu steaks for a 'game' hit, or kingklip for fish Excellent wine menus are...More

Thank Jim R
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Restaurant Details

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Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Walvis Bay Yacht Club, Atlantic St., Walvis Bay, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Erongo Region  >  Walvis Bay
  • Phone Number: +264 64 221 220
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