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L'echo Cotier

Sur la plage de Popenguine Popenguine Senegal, Popenguine, Senegal
+221 77 637 87 72
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (2 reviews)
“seafood” (2 reviews)
“hidden gem” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, African, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Sur la plage de Popenguine Popenguine Senegal, Popenguine, Senegal
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Reviewed May 12, 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

Thank Domamschler
Reviewed November 29, 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

Thank jaomahony
Reviewed October 24, 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

Thank Najib_EM
Reviewed March 6, 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

Thank Bart d
Reviewed December 25, 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

Thank TrudyZimbo
Reviewed November 25, 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.

1  Thank PABADOU
Reviewed November 15, 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

Thank Alastair J
Reviewed October 8, 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

Thank wendyinafrica
Reviewed May 18, 2016

Beautifully located on a gorgeous beach,you will find here all the ingredients for a successful and tasteful sunday lunch ! The kind approach of the owner, the professionalism of the waiters and above all several delicious dishes as avocado with gambas, seafood brochettes and somptuous...More

Thank jeannick O
Reviewed March 13, 2016

This is a great little restaurant that all of the expats from Dakar visit on the weekend. They have great food and very nice service. It is one of the "must-do's" in Dakar.

Thank Rabbit_Valley
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sur la plage de Popenguine Popenguine Senegal, Popenguine, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Thies Region  >  La Petite Cote  >  Popenguine
  • Phone Number: +221 77 637 87 72
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