The Gambia restaurants

Top Choice International in Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts

Sea Shells

Despite the unfortunate location on the highway, Sea Shells is well worth a visit for its creative and beautifully prepared dishes. Pop by at lunchtime for fresh vegetable tarts, curried chicken salad, salmon burger…
Top Choice International in Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts

Calypso

Much-loved Calypso serves delicious grilled fish, snacks (such as prawn spring rolls), panini and an African dish of the day, plus a full English breakfast. For peaceful views over the waterfront, head to the upper-…
Top Choice Moroccan in Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts

Butcher's Shop

Driss, the Moroccan celebrity chef (and TV star), fires up some of the best cooking in The Gambia at this elegant eatery with terrace seating on busy Kairaba Ave. You'll find perfectly grilled fish and juicy steaks,…
International in Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts

Gida's Garden

This hidden oasis tucked one block south of the Atlantic Blvd is best known for its delectably prepared grilled meats (grilled T-bone, barbecue ribs), though you'll also find a changing array of seafood and excellen…
International in Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts

Mama's

Mama's is a long-running institution in Fajara, with a huge menu of satisfying comfort food: brochettes, grilled fish, schnitzel, spaghetti, salads and local specialities like chicken yassa. You can dine alfresco in…
Mexican in Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts

El Sol

One of the best eateries in the Senegambia area, El Sol spreads a Latin feast, with enchiladas, quesadillas and fajitas, plus a first-rate grilled red snapper, all of which goes down nicely with a few rounds of marg…
Indian in Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts

Clay Oven

In a converted house surrounded by gardens, the Clay Oven serves up excellent Indian food, with classics like palak paneer, chicken tikka massala and sizzling tandoori grills. On Tuesday, you can try a variety of di…
Italian in Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts

Luigi's Pizza & Pasta House

A song of praise to Italy and its culinary achievements. The pasta is al dente, the pizzas (widely hailed as Gambia's best) are deep-dish and everything is cooked with the freshest ingredients. Book an upstairs tabl…
International in Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts

Ngala Lodge

One of Gambia's most renowned restaurants, this has always been the top address for sumptuous and lovingly presented meals; the service and sea-view setting are impeccable.
Gambian in Serekunda & Atlantic Coast Resorts

Rising Sun

Gabriel, the talented chef and owner serves up classic Gambian dishes at excellent prices at this cosy open-sided spot in Cape Point. Traditional hits include chicken in domoda (a peanut sauce) and beef benachine (a…