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SUNSHINE Beach Bar & Restaurant

Cape Point Beach | Cape Point, Bakau 4450, Gambia
+220 705 5160
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible10%
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“local bar” (3 reviews)
“cape point” (7 reviews)
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African, Bar
Cape Point Beach | Cape Point, Bakau 4450, Gambia
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 8 March 2017

I told the staff that I would review the place they where all exited This is a place for all ages it does help if your open minded to a bit of weed smoking the young and old are entertained by a Bob Marley type...More

Thank CaptainEddieT
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Great place to chill out. Inside or outside seating and recently had the outside seating area renovation which is much better now. Staff are very accommodating and friendly. The food is very good at budget prices. They also have an area with sun beds with...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 1 June 2016

ate here a few times. Staff were very helpful ... food was good and very affordable. The chips are also proper chips cut from potatoes not frozen... yes it does make a difference. Will be back whenever I happen to be in Bakau but would...More

Thank la-bruja0805
Reviewed 17 May 2016

I like it here. Very friendly staff. The food is good and they cook it just how you want it. Just buy a drink and you have a sun bed for the day. You can eat inside or outside. A lot of locals use it...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Lovely little bar hidden away from the hustle and bustle of the hotels! We only stayed for a drink, but I've heard food is good and reasonably priced, with takeaway an option. You can access this bar either by walking along from Ocean Bay Hotel...More

Thank brydav18
Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

The Sunshine Bar is a proper taste of the Gambia. The food is good, Lamin the chef prepares a freshly cooked lovely meal. The staff are friendly, and the ambiance is chilled. It's in a sheltered spot so and not many beach trader's! I happily...More

Thank wingate1234
Reviewed 9 March 2016

So many bumsters strongly recommend this place , we thought they must have shares in it . This looks like a nice little beach bar tucked away along the point from the beach or down a longish windy track from the road. Once there you...More

2  Thank 321Sparkey
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

This could be a fantastic little bar however sunshine bar and the stables opposite choose to employ a local drug dealer / psychotic / alcoholic / bumster called Eddie/Apache or whatever name he uses to con tourists out of money. When I refused to hand...More

3  Thank Liane B
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Found this place after a walk on the beach one day, just passed crocodile pool pushed back from the road, local meeting place for locals, had lunch which my friend & I shared as baquette so big and a beer each about £3-4 pound a...More

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We stumbled into the Sunshine Beach Bar trying to find our way to the crocodile park via the beach. Really chilled bar. Good food and drinks selection. The service was very friendly and efficient. It was a relief to find friendly and efficient service after...More

Thank MaidofSteel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
African, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cape Point Beach | Cape Point, Bakau 4450, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Bakau
  • Phone Number: +220 705 5160
  • E-mail
Our lovely beach is relaxed, quiet and hassle free. Why not come and get your bodies tan on our sunbeds free of charge?We also offer the best Canarian-Spanish, Gambian and International cuisine at a very reasonable price in our garden or terrace.
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