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Eric Kayser

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3 Boulevard de la Republique, Dakar, Senegal
221338228180
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Dakar, Senegal
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65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been here for lunches and afternoon and evening coffee breaks. The staff is really friendly and helpful. The pastries and breads are always super fresh and tasty. When we want something guaranteed to be good, we go here.

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Thank Rick T
Montreal, Canada
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49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

I have been to this place several times just to get my favourite café latté; they offer the best in town. I saw they also sell baked stuff and it seems delicious, but I haven't tried any. It has a nice terrasse, too, if you want to enjoy your coffee outside especially on a Sunday morning where the street is... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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239 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

It was a great experience. The staff were extremely helpful and hospitable, I tried the Flan which was OK, the Salmon and potato bread was out of this world, the olive flute bread was amazing

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Thank Bobztraveler
Austin, Texas
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61 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

You can get an equally delicious pain aux amandes or au chocolate for less in Dakar, but the atmosphere at Eric Kayser is why we pay more. Service is attentive but spotty; our order was completely wrong when first delivered but quickly corrected. Not sure it's worth it, but also not sure I can stop going.

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Thank sixthgentexan
Montpellier, France
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167 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Probably the best bakery in Dakar (there are two others of quality ). Their patisseries are delicious, the people are friendly. It's just in front of the President's home, so easy to find.

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Bamako, Mali
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101 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

Love the chicken Pavot sandwich, but really any sandwich from this place is going to be great! and they deliver to Almadies!!

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Thank ciararivera
New York
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015

We actually ordered a chocolate cake to be delivered for my son's second birthday. Instead of a birthday cake arriving, we received a chocolate that was dry and stale. This was very disappointing since we had heard many good things about this bakery.

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Thank ono2009
Rome, Italy
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56 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Been loads and will continue to go, excellent patisserie, they have everything and paris quality. They even deliver to your house so its perfect for that cheeky hungover croissant in bed!

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Thank JamesBelgrave
Dakar, Dakar, Senegal
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47 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

This has to be my favorite patisserie in Dakar. They have officially overtaken the 2 others. Food is fresh, you have a great variety for the cakes and sandwiches. I am never disappointed when i order something at Kayser.

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Thank Edaly_S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

they have the best food and everything, i go here almost everyday. try le parisien for breakfast 😉 oh and also if you bring children here, they'll give the kids cookies for free

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Thank Thalia S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, French, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Boulevard de la Republique, Dakar, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar
  • Phone Number: 221338228180

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