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Samba's Kitchen

Palma Rima Road, Kotu GM, Gambia
+220 988 4620
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (16 reviews)
“pork” (11 reviews)
“steak” (23 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m. Hours
African, British, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Palma Rima Road, Kotu GM, Gambia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was very dissapointed with our meals we have eaten here many time over the last 3 years and this was the worst ever we went on our first day of our holiday i had chicken which was very dry & tough , hubby had schnitzel...More

Thank liz r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not as good as it has been on previous visits... I ordered lady fish but it arrived and was tough ... I questioned whether it was actually a different fish but was told it was a large fish and my piece came from a larger...More

1  Thank Giraffe99Jackie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expensive and poor quality. Fish tough and wedges burnt. Party of 10 all experienced same whatever they ordered. Samba needs to get back in the kitchen!

1  Thank Julie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owner and staff very engaging and quality service with a smile always. There is a separate room at the back where you sit relax and the football.

Thank D Scorpion M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wandered in on a Sunday afternoon without a booking and managed to get a table. The roast meat portions ( pork, ham, chicken and beef) were very generous together with fresh cooked vegetables, sweet potatoes and potatoes. A dessert can be rustled up for this...More

Thank Kufunda
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Slipped in late basically to see a new band. Still running perfect even mid-March when most staff are suffering battle fatigue and waiting to get home for Ramadam. Very good band as ever. Had supper snacks basically made up at our request. For me prawn...More

Thank Nightowl0808
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Had meals snacks and breakfast mixed grill excellent all food was perfect only sausage at breakfast was black in side but tasted good staff very friendly would recommend and will be back next holiday Sunday lunch is a must to try herd so many people...More

Thank Lauracorrinne
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I’ve been meaning to try here for ages. My husband and I came on our anniversary for a meal. Oh my days it was amazing. Excellent cooking of pork and steak. Lovely fish and the sauces are cracking too. I took my parents there later...More

Thank GambiaDreaming
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Nearly every day we went for breakki couldn’t fault it charming staff apart from one who stands round doing nothing ignored us and two more couples so they walked out. Also beautiful Sunday dinner carvery 5 veg beef pork and chicken every Sunday at 1...More

Thank Susan P
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Owner trained in the UK certainly cooks for the English and knows how we like our food, came in after been out on a long trip and it was quite late on, I asked could I have a Omlette well well was the best tasting...More

Thank g7hej
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Response from Elaine P | Reviewed this property |
Trip advisor wont let me send you his email.. try phoning him on whats app... gambia code then 9884628
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palma Rima Road, Kotu GM, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Kotu
  • Phone Number: +220 988 4620
  • E-mail
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