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African in Maroua

Restaurant Le Baobab

This pleasant spot by the main market has outdoor seating under a thatched roof, a friendly atmosphere and good food, including a nightly buffet. Check what's available – the lunchtime menu can be limited.
French in Maroua

Relais de la Porte Mayo

For upscale dining, this is Maroua's best option, popular with the local French community. The restaurant has great French options, including a good-value daily set meal. Tables are scattered around outside in the c…
Market in Maroua


Mosque in Maroua

Grande Mosquée

Church in Maroua


Market in Maroua

Marché Centrale