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Scala Restaurant

Senegambia Area | opposite Kololi Casino, Kololi, Serekunda, Gambia
+220 446 0813
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (145 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (38 reviews)
“chateau briand” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Senegambia Area | opposite Kololi Casino, Kololi, Serekunda, Gambia
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1 - 10 of 858 reviews

Reviewed July 10, 2018

Have eaten here every time we have been to The Gambia and never been disappointed,( except when they had sold out of the lamb ) Well presented quality food served by attentive staff with the owner / chef very visible Will be visiting again at...More

Thank lyndalamplough
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

As always perfect. Go on a Sunday night, the barbecue is amazing, book early though as tables get booked up really quickly.

Thank Gaynor W
Reviewed June 14, 2018

Great staff warm and friendly very willing to accommodate Great food Very clean great place to eat inside or sat on the terrace

Thank John T
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

This is the best place to go to have a good steak , I have never had a steak in my life this good ! The owner also comes to the tables as she also makes the food herself ! Calm and relaxing atmosphere! Just...More

Thank Cathrine S
Reviewed May 9, 2018

We always visit when we are in the Gambia, the food never disappoints. The steak is actually real steak not goat! The choice of food is excellent, the side salads and accompaniments are fantastic. When you order tea it comes in a big mug just...More

Thank jade_red
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Fantastic atmosphere, food excellent, waiters fab, Profiteroles amazing. Yum. The menu is very good. Lots of choice. The tagliatelle fish was lovely. Much better than the Italian restaurant Gustos

Thank Jackie E
Reviewed April 23, 2018

If you go out for a meal, then Scala restaurant is a must. The food is absolutely divine. The lady owner is heavily involved in walking around the restaurant and making sure her customers are happy with their meal. We had fillet steak and you...More

Thank Jill68
Reviewed April 22, 2018

Amazing restaurant, great atmosphere and very spoilt, food fantastic with very personal touches. We ate here 4 times out of our ten nights!

Thank samueljames2
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Lovely food all home cooked. My steak was perfect. Service excellent which made the experience extra special.

Thank KatrinaHannah
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Ate at Scala Restaurant 4 times and each time didn’t disappoint. Food fantastic, drinks lovely, waiters polite and very helpful and then there was the lady Chef/Owner, what a lovely lady, she kept coming out of the kitchen checking on everyone and if they were...More

Thank SnorkelQueen7
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Mandi H
August 15, 2018|
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Response from lyndalamplough | Reviewed this property |
Have not visited at Christmas,I would think it would be business as usual, the menu has something for everyone,forget the turkey!
February 25, 2018|
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Response from Adam L | Reviewed this property |
In my experience yes you do need to book
January 4, 2018|
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Response from Hilde_K65 | Reviewed this property |
I recommend taking out money at the branch bank at the Senegambia Beach Hotel (in the actual reception area). They take most cards and you can take out larger amounts. The problem with the ATM's is that you are only allowed... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Senegambia Area | opposite Kololi Casino, Kololi, Serekunda, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Serekunda  >  Kololi
  • Phone Number: +220 446 0813
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