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La Riviera

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Route de Saly, Mbour, Senegal
+221 77 569 94 06
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was a great experience having some meals in this restaurant. i like its moroccan par upstairs where i had my daughter's birthday, it was unforgettable day with a very delicious cake made by the talented moroccan chef, we enjoyed the event as well as the mouthwatering food.

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Thank Khalouda_73
Dakar, Senegal
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

Tres bon légume frais service agréable / Great salads great service fresh food not out of the microwave

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Thank thetou
Fort Payne, Alabama
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71 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

My family and I were ready to eat but we don't speak much French. Being adventurous I led my family into this open air but very nice Resturaunt. Once inside one of the wait staff quickly realized we didn't speak French and explained the menu for us to the details. The brunch was only 5000 CFA per person and the... More 

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Thank preacherman58
UK
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed July 7, 2016

We went twice to the Riviera and loved it. We had the menu of the day which at a price of 5cfa per person , for 3 courses and included a 1/2 carafe of wine. There are five choices for each course. There is live music , shisha , variety of cuisines including Vietnamese.

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6 Thank JanOz
Stephane B, Propriétaire at La Riviera, responded to this review

Dear JanOz, Thank you very much for your positive comment after your visit. This is exactly why we work hard, for our guests to spend a good moment. Hope to see you again More 

UK
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed May 22, 2016

This restaurant was conveniently located for us from the Rhino Resort where we stayed. It is situated just off the main roundabout at Saly. Consists of an outside seating area, inside the restaurant, or in a raised terrace location. Mainly used this for lunch, but did go there one night. Food was varied and always cooked to our liking. Excellent... More 

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Thank Sellonfudr
Dakar, Senegal
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed May 18, 2016

This restaurant is a real success as it offers several tupes of gastronomy:french,italian,vietnamese lebanese, moroccan and of course senegalese! My choice was the vietnamese card and I have never eaten so delicious springrolls! All dishes were tasteful and light, served quickly by a professional team in a musical and friendly atmosphere! The prices are good for the quality.I do recommend... More 

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Thank jeannick O
New York City, New York
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100 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed March 8, 2016

In this restaurant you have the choice of Lebanese, French, Italian and Vietnamese food which is great in Saly since you don't have a lot of "exotic" food! I have try French and Italian and it was just ok not the best not terrible just ok.

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WEST SUSSEX
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed February 29, 2016

We ate here for lunch. Food is good, usual range of Senegalese and European dishes. Service a bit slow. Lots of tourists but a few locals which is usually a good sign.

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Thank downland
Stephane B, Propriétaire at La Riviera, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you very mucj for taking time to let a message on Tripadvisor. You encouraging message is giving us more confidence that the work we do with our team can offer our customers a good moment in our restaurant. Hope to welcome you soon again in Senegal More 

Nouakchott, Mauritania
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed January 7, 2015

I loved the trendy area and how it is divided into several restaurants.The staff are very professional and helpful especially for a person like me who was travelling with family and spoke very little French.The food is also very good but a bit pricey.The menu however is a bit confusing especially when it has a lot of pages and different... More 

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Thank Luctanya
Sydney
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 18, 2014

My all time favourite restaurant in Mbour. Whenever I go to Mbour, I stop into Riviera - for coffee, a cocktail, lunch, and/or dinner. It's that kind of place that is casual, unassuming, warm, and unpretentious. The food is, say...7/10, not great, but good enough. And the good enough factor coupled with live music on the week-ends, friendly staff, and... More 

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Thank WorldTravellerSydney

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route de Saly, Mbour, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Thies Region  >  La Petite Cote  >  Mbour
  • Phone Number: +221 77 569 94 06

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