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L'echo Cotier


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


French, African, European
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 4 January 2019

During my 10 day stay, I ended up eating at Echo Cotier twice. The real setting is more impressive than any photo can do justice. Friendly service, diverse menu (most of the restaurants along the Petite Cote offer grilled fish) including some interesting meat dishes....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tsionthemove
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

If you ever stop by la Petite Côte, you must go to Poponguine. If yougo to Poponguine, you must absolutely go to l’Écho-côtier. Seriously I can’t find a flaw with this place. Don’t listen to any negative review.... food is excellent and fresh, good choice...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Footprints458892
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

A little gem. The staff is extremely friendly and welcoming. The food (up to now) always good. The street/beach vendors discreet. I love the fact that you can stay there a whole day moving from a sun lounger to a table as you wish. The...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Domamschler
Reviewed 29 November 2017

CONTEXT Dakar has a lot of mediocre restaurants which can charge a lot of money because they are frequented by expatriates, and beyond fresh fish (which is well done pretty much everywhere) you end up eating the same frozen veggie mix, white rice and overcooked...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank jaomahony
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Echo cotier is a hidden gem. We decided to explore Popenguine and stopped by the Echo cotier for a lunch break. This place is just amazing. This restaurant is secluded and the beach is just wonderful. I strongly recommend to book your table and be...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Najib_EM
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Secluded, surprisingly beautiful setting, nice beach. Very calm in the evening, apparently need to book for lunches (especially in the weekend). The food is very good in its own right, but especially price / quality ratio is excellent. Heartily recommended. Don't forget to take cash...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank 35bartd
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

The food and general ambiance were good, but client relations not good. On this special Christmas Day, owner challenges a guest of hostess for our party why I did not call her beforehand to ask if I could bring champagne and pay corkage. I had...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank TrudyZimbo
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Great staff. Amazing venue. Good food. Echocotier is a must stop place as a big change versus the regular beach restaurant of the petite Cote.

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank PABADOU
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a fantastic spot for seaside serenity and excellent cuisine. The professional and genuinely welcoming service provided by waiters Abou and Dao is an added bonus. The setting of this comfortable restaurant overlooking a pristine empty beach and the Atlantic Ocean at Popenguine cannot...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Alastair J
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Arriving at this little beach restaurant is like meeting old friends, you see familiar faces (although many in swimsuits are not always recognizable) Its a pleasure to get away, relax drink a little wine, eat nice food, and have a leisurely stroll on the beach,...More

Date of visit: June 2016
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