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Kunta Kinteh Beach Bar and Restaurant

Palma Rima Rd | Kotu Beach, Kotu, Gambia
+220 990 1283
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (21 reviews)
“gambas” (3 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Bar, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Palma Rima Rd | Kotu Beach, Kotu, Gambia
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

We had a very enjoyable meal here. It was pour first visit to this restaurant and we will certainly be returning when we return to the Gambia next year. We usually eat at the more expensive restaurants, the quality of the food equates but at...More

1  Thank Angela H
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Nice location, tasting food, friendly staff, beautiful rooms. Slow internet connection. All ok, no 5 stars only because it is not possible paying by cards,lol..it feels really safe and quiet anyone can have a peace of mind while on vacation..

1  Thank Footprints234563
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Lovely bar and friendly location is spot on great for a light lunch and get out of sun have a few drinks watch the world go by spotless clean

1  Thank 169gillc
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Visited Gambia 18 times since 2008.stayed in the Bungalows 4 times.really love them.you have everything you need.the staff are great from cleaners to the owner Solomon who is a gentleman!! Beautiful lady Nancy has just taken over the booking which is a god sent as...More

Thank elainereid2009
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We are here a couple of times. Great location just by the sea. The food was great and reasonable prices. The only down side because there was 7 of us the service was slightly slow. But would recommend.

1  Thank Sarahjacko78
Reviewed March 28, 2018

Had some lovely food here during our 2 week stay. Lady fish/steak/fish in foil, list goes on. All delicious, hot and priced reasonably. Music in the evening which is a lovely touch. Highly recommended. The waiters are very helpful and polite, however couple of the...More

Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

We had the buffet meal. There were three choices of starters. Soup was beautiful, fresh vegetables. We chose to have the traditional British Christmas Dinner, that was nice too. We had to wait along time for the sweet. Ice cream was a choice but then...More

Thank kass59
Reviewed March 5, 2018

We ate breakfast here and it was a quite good all day full English .the staff were very polite and friendly.the coffee was hot as requested,as some places the coffee comes Luke warm ,we soon learned to ask for extra hot coffee.all in all a...More

Thank barrypriestley
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Very friendly staff and excellent food and drinks. Next time we travel to the Gambia we would like to stay at Kunta Kinteh appartments.

Thank Dot F
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We went here for breakfast The service was good but room for inprovement. The food was good also . The beach is lovely

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Questions & Answers
Diane P
January 15, 2017|
Response from Nightowl0808 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a limited vegetarian section, several Africa dishes are meat free, if you advance order the chefs are very accommodating. Lunch time always very busy with sun seekers off the beach, be prepared to wait.
John M
January 14, 2017|
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Response from Nightowl0808 | Reviewed this property |
No website as such can be contacted on Facebook if you can find it. Tend to be pre-blocked booked by same Dutch families year to year so little available and you pay what is asked. Get somewhere near for far less and visit... More
louise m
January 3, 2017|
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Response from Nightowl0808 | Reviewed this property |
Bed linin is provided to European standards (Holland) and regularly changed by a very comprehensive service staff. It is so warm right now a sheet cover is all you will need and these little bungalows are fully air... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palma Rima Rd | Kotu Beach, Kotu, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Kotu
  • Phone Number: +220 990 1283
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