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Mama's Restaurant and Guesthouse

Garba Jahumpa Rd | Atlantic Blvd, Fajara, Gambia
+220 705 7454
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
25 Aug 2018
“Tradional Restaurant with freindly service”
16 Apr 2018
“Nice atmosphere”
Open Now
African, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Garba Jahumpa Rd | Atlantic Blvd, Fajara, Gambia
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

We spent a delightful evening here whilst on a last minute visit to The Gambia. Although wehave visited the Gambia for six years now we had never tried this restaurant and most assuredly regret it. The food was excellent and the portions huge. Freshly cooked...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Angela H
Reviewed April 16, 2018

The food is really good and the staff is super friendly and welcoming. Me and my friends have been going there for dinner two nights in a row now and I know already that we'll be coming back again and again. Brilliant!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Johanna1077
Reviewed February 24, 2018

We visited for lunch several times .we ate surrounded by dogs and acat . You get to eat what is available . I am sure this place is really buzzing at night . A restaurant for the Gambians . Fully outside . Take mozzy repellent...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Ahappytraveller101
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

Food was absolutely delicious. Would highly recommend the butterfish. Draft beer was reasonably priced. Give it a try

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Paulito86
Reviewed February 8, 2018

It is a walk up a sand road off the same road the British Embassy is on in Fajara and very close to that building. An old wooden sign says 150m but more like 400m. We arrived lunch time with the intention of checking out...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Nightowl0808
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Quiet place but wait a long time for food i no it's cooked freshly but they also have a buffet evening but can't comment on that as I've never tried it but what food we ordered was ok nothing special

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank artandali
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

We loved Mama’s! I stayed at Mama’s for four nights with a group of five friends in October 2017. We overlanded from Guinea and were warmly welcomed by Sharif, Johanne and the rest of the staff despite our late (10:30 pm) arrival. We shared one...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank Morgan G
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Great food 1/2 the price of the others in this location. But not 1/2 the taste! Very friendly staff (You are in Gambia!) Fresh local food at a very good price, if you are staying in Ngala Lodge (10 minute walk) or coming back from...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank Authorbuoy
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Great value for money! Set In a nice quiet location only a 10min walk from the beach. The owner and the staff are really friendly, the guesthouse also has a restaurant with great dishes and a live band as well as karaoke throughout the week!...More

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank klaudiabuczko
Reviewed July 5, 2017

Delicious local food, beautiful garden restaurant. Perfect for catching up with a colleague. Did not visit guestrooms.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Etoile983
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Restaurant Details

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Garba Jahumpa Rd | Atlantic Blvd, Fajara, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Fajara
  • Phone Number: +220 705 7454
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