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“Its ok... But not up to expectations and price”
Review of HOTEL DU LAC

HOTEL DU LAC
Ranked #10 of 89 Restaurants in Cotonou
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Reviewed June 5, 2012

We went for a buffet here. That was no success. The food choices were limited and not of very high quality. The best was the sharwarma, which tastes ok, but meat quality could be a lot higher. Seafood was horrible. The service is a bit slow, but very friendly.

We will come back for a la carte and post a review afterwards - there are limited options in cotonou, so we are ok to give this a try (no apparent health risks, which we appreciate!)

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Thank Martinwt
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Reviewed May 31, 2012

I had a couple of meals here. Both were poor going on mediocre, and definitely not worth the cost or the time to wait for the meal.
The chicken and chips I had was totally dry, and the hotel du lac sandwich I had on an earlier occassion was tinned pureed sardine with some boiled egg and all looked a mess with dressing and lettuce in a french baguette. I was part of a work conference and we all ate out in local restaurants after that.

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Reviewed December 10, 2011

Hotel du lac has a nice menu, most of the dishes are available and prices are reasonable.
Service however can be very slow, 1 hour for a simple pizza or a club-sandwich is simply too long after which you get served cold food, so it seems communication between the kitchen and restaurant staff is lacking.
The terrace along the lagoon-entrance is nice, most of the time with a breeze which makes it a nice place to sit, no mosquitos and not too hot.

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Reviewed December 9, 2011

The menu had everything, from Lebanese, to Italian (great pizzas), to nice refreshing drinks. Slow on service when busy, but staff are generally very friendly (dinner staff moreso than lunch staff). Great breeze and view on the terrace.

Thank Stacey Y
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