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Comme Chez Soi - Bistro

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Road 281-Door 37, Bamako 00000, Mali
+223 74 44 22 22
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Olympia
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Other reviewers have described many of the great selections on the brunch menu -- the eggs benedict with smoked salmon was wonderful served up with a well-mixed mimosa. The open-air setting nestled in greenery is a quiet respite in a busy, dusty city. The service is excellent -- arrive by 11 for weekend brunch to avoid the crowds.

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Thank Thunderb0lt
Arlington, Virginia
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61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

We were fortunate to dine here on Sunday, July 31st. the hostess/owner told us that she is closing for the entire month of August, so we had a delicious brunch on her last day of business in July! The bloody Marys were perfect. My eggs benedict were done perfectly. My colleagues also enjoyed their breakfast meals. the service was prompt,... More 

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Thank TomTerrific51
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Comme Chez Soi is my favorite restaurant in Bamako! The weekend brunch is a premier time to visit. The atmosphere is natural, cool and minimalistic. The service is excellent. The French toast is creative and super sweet. The shrimp burger was my favorite thing on the menu until the fish tacos showed up on the menu- they are excellent and... More 

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Thank Kate O
Jakarta
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016

We dropped in here a couple of weeks ago and had the place all to ourselves. It was lovely. The service was great, the food delicious, and it was just a lovely experience

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Thank GeekNomad
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Very nice place, well hided, calm and good food. Some times they have nice live music band. The service is good.

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Thank Stefan B
Brindisi, Italy
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46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

As I was staying in the hotel, I ate many times at the restaurant and all the dish I tried were excellent. A really professional crew and a lovely place to relax with friends.

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Thank TheChouchous
Beirut, Lebanon
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

The food was really good. The setting is an outdoor terrace away of the hustle and bustle of the city.

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Thank Jean-Frederic A
Port-au-Prince
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

This is a B&B, but I only ate there. French cuisine with a Indian or Asian dish thrown in on the menu to surprise your cravings. I didn't have wine, but the selection was nice. Food was unique and tasty compared to other restos nearby. Good job for keeping this place a notch above the rest. Staff is pro. Ambiance... More 

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Thank Buzz B
Falls Church, Virginia
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015

The food is fine, and the atmosphere is definitely congenial to long conversations that have nothing to do with work. There are generally not many people here, so you can talk without a lot of noise competition. The staff are attentive if you get (and keep) their attention, but this is not the place to eat if you are in... More 

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Kayes, MALI, West Africa
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

I've eaten here twice, and I love the atmosphere, up on the roof. The food is delicious too. I enjoyed pork chops, but my friends had filet mignon shish kabobs that I wanted to steal! We bought 3 desserts to share and each one was better than the other!

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Thank Jennifer2838

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Cuisine
European, French, International
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Road 281-Door 37, Bamako 00000, Mali
  • Location: Africa  >  Mali  >  Bamako
  • Phone Number: +223 74 44 22 22
Description
Our bistro is under a large thatch roof with two levels surrounded by plants. There is a large dining room on the top level and a lounge space on the lower level. We currently offer the following services:Weekend Brunch - Saturday and Sunday from 11AM to 3PM Dinner Service - Tuesday - Saturday: Open from 6PM to 10:30PM (last seating at 10:30PM)

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?