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Poco Loco

) #13 of 81 Restaurants in Kololi $$ - $$$ , European, Seafood
Nr Senegambia Strip, Kololi, Gambia
+2202742500
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“wraps” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
“beach bar” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, European, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Nr Senegambia Strip, Kololi, Gambia
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1 - 10 of 170 reviews

Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We had fun here! We had two sun beds here and stayed for a few hours. We thoroughly enjoyed watching a group of 8-10 Gambian men smoking joints and having fun on the nearby sun beds, although it might put other guests off. We didn't...More

Thank vosdiana
Josie A, Manager at Poco Loco, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Hi Thank you for your nice remark. We are really glad you enjoyed yourself, our drinks and sunbeds. Your compliments makes us jump for joy. We want everyone to enjoy themselves here with us. We are deeply & truly sorry for the unfriendly manner of...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

This place looked great & is directly on the beach. It all looks like a Caribbean style club,with upstairs terrace. We were told this was the place to go! I think it is a Dutch place & it has a live band. But the music...More

Thank molly75
Josie A, Manager at Poco Loco, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, You might not like our place but please we advice that you do not come to our page marketing another restaurant. Please be advice!!!! By the way prostitutes don't patronize us and bad comments is not a good sign of trying to get tourist...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

I didn't eat here but heard good reviews about the food. We went to the reggae night with live music and the place was pretty jumping! The music was good, the atmosphere was good, a very relaxed place to spend your evening mixing with the...More

Thank Lisa F
Josie A, Manager at Poco Loco, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Hi Thank you for your nice remark. We are really glad you enjoyed yourself, our service, live bands and ambience. Your compliments makes us jump for joy. We want everyone to feel at home with us. We hope to welcome you again.

Reviewed 11 April 2017

Stopped for a beer to watch the sunset. Beers much dearer than the rest of kololi. Overpriced due to beech location

Thank HolidayHepburns
Josie A, Manager at Poco Loco, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Hi, We are sorry you feel that way about our prices of beer. You cannot compare the prices with local bars or shops. All restaurants around close by, we all sell beer same prices. Thank you. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Good food with a lovely ambience. Right next to the hotel! Good Live music playing. Reasonably priced.

Thank tlcpooh
Josie A, Manager at Poco Loco, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Hi Thank you for your nice remark. We are really glad you enjoyed yourself, our service,live bands and ambience. Your compliments makes us jump for joy. We want everyone to feel at home with us. We hope to welcome you again.

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Great reggae bands here when me and my friends visited ! If you want a great night with music pls go here ! We had a great time in this bar , highly recommend you visit !!

Thank Steve I
Josie A, Manager at Poco Loco, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Hi, Thank you for your nice remark. We really appreciate that you had fun and enjoyed our LIVE BAND. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 16 March 2017

If you decide to visit this bar beware, when you pay the bill make sure to count out the money in front of the staff, and then get them to check also before leaving. I visited there recently with a friend, had a meal and...More

Thank John B
Josie A, Manager at Poco Loco, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Hi It's a pity you have to write this knowing it's a public and a commercial venue. The manager on duty told me about the incident on the day it happened. Actually what the manger told me, you asked for him and he came to...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Absolutely loved this place, right on the beach front perfect place to relax and enjoy a few cold beers or cocktails ,excellent food too,staff were great and very friendly,great atmosphere to enjoy the nightime entertainment,

Thank Brewster_Fochabers
Josie A, Manager at Poco Loco, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2017

Hi Thank you for your nice remark. We are really glad you enjoyed yourself, our service,food,drinks,live bands and ambience. Your compliments makes us jump for joy. We want everyone to feet at home with us. We hope to welcome you again.

Reviewed 12 March 2017

We found the staff all very friendly and the service was always good. It gets busy when the bands are playing so get there early if you want a seay

Thank Fitzy2014
Josie A, Manager at Poco Loco, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Hi Thank you for your nice remark. We are really glad you enjoyed yourself, our service,food,live bands and ambience. We hope to see you again.

Reviewed 2 March 2017

On the beach nice ..but totally over priced ..small water and Diet Coke 145 D ! Rude unfriendly staff and Crowded ! Turn left walk up the beach a little and get much much cheaper drinks etc at lucks bar and the staff are not...More

Thank AlisonCarter
Josie A, Manager at Poco Loco, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2017

Hi, thank you for your review. We are sorry for any inconvenienced caused by our staffs. When next there is any misbehavior from any of staff kindly call these numbers (7232884 & 7881177) and the issue will be dealt with immediately. Note: We do not...More

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anjpink
hi how far a walk from the senegambia is this ? if i walk past the hotel along the beach so the hotel is on my right am i going in the correct direction ?
22 December 2015|
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Response from icontraveler | Reviewed this property |
Its about 10 minutes from the Senegambia but well worth the walk, the beach there is superb too.
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mother61
where is Poco Loco
26 October 2015|
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Response from icontraveler | Reviewed this property |
Poco Loco is down the road past the bamboo hotel and the Djeliba hotel, echo the comments of Rick B one of the very best in koloi food is fantastic Music in the evening amazing and all at a very reasonable price too
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nr Senegambia Strip, Kololi, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Kololi
  • Phone Number: +2202742500
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