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#259 of 2,990 Restaurants in Lyon
££ - £££African
227 rue de Crequi, 69003, Lyon, France
+33 4 78 62 29 54
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
24 Nov 2017
“Nice new experience”
3 Oct 2017
“looking for new tastes...”
Closes in 18 min
19:00 - 23:00 Hours
££ - £££
227 rue de Crequi, 69003, Lyon, France
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Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I never tried african food before but this was really nice experience. We were told that the cook is a woman from Senegal and she really prepares the food in an authentic way. Some dishes were surprisingly spicy, so if you like spicy food, this...More

Thank touristTiia
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Actually I am a bit disappointed: looking for a new taste I came in and except a nice names and drinks (which were different, what made me happy) I couldn't find anything extraordinary. Being persuaded, that Dakar's cousine is something extra I failed... and even...More

Thank expat72
Reviewed 4 June 2016

We decided to go here on the basis of the reviews and wanting to try something a bit different. We had 2 different types of fritters/beignets - one aubergine and one salt cod. We struggled to differentiate them much unfortunately. That said the hot sauce...More

Thank MalcolmA02
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

If you're looking for unpretentious food, and a dining experience that is friendly to the senses and kind to the wallet, then this place is certainly worth considering. I also recommend trying the beers.

Thank Thorfinn_Ragnarsson
Reviewed 4 June 2014

Went for lunch one day and thoroughly enjoyed the food! Would recommend to anyone. When they say spicy, they mean spicy, so be careful with the hot-sauce!

Thank StirB
Reviewed 7 January 2011

Very pleased with this interesting restaurant. Food is from Senegal. I had a very tasty beef stew with a tomato/peannut sauce which was wonderful. My wife had a "dorade" fish that she thought had more bonnes than meat, but still good. We also had some...More

Thank RodLow
Reviewed 27 November 2010

My friend and I were pleasantly surprised when we had lunch here recently. It was my first time trying Senegalese food and while I can't say if what we had was "authentically" Senegalese, we enjoyed the rich flavors and spices in the dishes we tried....More

Thank marrons
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 227 rue de Crequi, 69003, Lyon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Rhone  >  Lyon>  > Voltaire - Saint Amour
  • Neighbourhood: Voltaire - Saint Amour
  • Phone Number: +33 4 78 62 29 54
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