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La Guinguette

Saly Niakh Niakhal | Saly Niakh Niakhal, Mbour, Senegal
+221 77 158 08 08
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“side street” (2 reviews)
“hidden away” (2 reviews)
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Saly Niakh Niakhal | Saly Niakh Niakhal, Mbour, Senegal
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live in Saly and this is the restaurant we always return to. Because of the delicious food of course but also because of Katia and Philippe, the owners. They are charming and realy passionated in anything they do.

Thank Tine B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had an absolutely fantastic birthday dinner at this restaurant. We went because I read the reviews & La Guingutte did not disappoint! We live in Saly and I get very bored of all the restaurants serving the same dishes. Not so here, where they...More

1  Thank Lucysworldtravels
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Katia & Philippe jealously maintain high standards in this lovely hidden away restaurant in the side-streets of Saly's Niakh Niakhal quartier. It's hit the No.1 top-spot in Saly for good French cuisine with the best local ingredients for several years now. If you haven't been,...More

1  Thank Alastair J
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Visited this awesome restaurant 5 times during our 7 day trip to Senegal. It’s owned/operated by a husband and wife duo who relocated from Bordeaux France and opened the restaurant 8 years ago. The pictures don’t do it justice. It’s got a lot of character...More

2  Thank Fries_with_Ketchup
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is gourmet cooking at very affordablcozy sewe prices, in very cozy setttings. Food is extremely tastefull and professionally presented. The meat is excellent cooked. Menu is very varied and the wife of the chef can help those os us, who do not speak french....More

Thank EnClair
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

We had the feeling we were in France, wonderful location and really good food. You definitely should go here when you re in Saly!

Thank Maud B
Reviewed 24 March 2017

After finishing the dinner in this restaurant I was like - thank you Tripadvisor for even existing! I finally had a real food after 6 days of being in this country! The place is just beautiful, very charming and cozy, with Edit Piaf playing in...More

1  Thank michaela m
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

A very charming and cosy French restaurant with a really nice menu! Katia and Philippe, the owners/chef, are very attentive to their guests and it's worth mentioning the chef does his daily shopping at the nearby local market to get fresh fish and seafood and...More

1  Thank Claire_Ladavicius
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We wanted to eat some Zebu-steak at a reliable place so we went to La Guingette. It was very nice and indeed very tasty. Great cook, very friendly staff!

Thank Greet S
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The restaurant had fabulous atmosphere! The lighting, music, and hospitality were fantastic. We loved that the tables were scattered among huge palm trees. The owner/chef and his wife were very friendly. The food was SO good. WOW. Our total bill for two entrees, bottled water,...More

2  Thank Ryan and Amy C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saly Niakh Niakhal | Saly Niakh Niakhal, Mbour, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Thies Region  >  La Petite Cote  >  Mbour
  • Phone Number: +221 77 158 08 08
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