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LAGON 1

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Route de la Petite Corniche Est, Dakar BP 1186, Senegal
+221 33 823 67 69
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12:00 - 00:00
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

... and quite expensive considering the quality you get. Simple food, but not very refined cuisine. If you have taste and enjoy good quality dining, this is not the place! For drinks and a nice view on the ocean however, it is probably one of the nicer spots in Dakar.

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Thank Aurélie L
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's become one of the placed I must visit whenever I am in Dakar. The food never disappoints. The wide menu choice will leave you abut confused. Once you settle on something and dig in right from the entree it's delicious all the way to the dessert. The lovely staff top it off author their excellent and friendly service. How... More 

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Thank Kenyianne
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I've been there after having consulted TripAdvisor, being the first time visiting Dakar, without knowing where to go for a dinner together with good friends. It has been indeed an excellent fish meal with the best oysters we ever eated, fresh, big with best sea flavor. Hope to return back for another good dinner.

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Thank Eugenio S
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

A very pleasant Business lunch along the warm coast of Dakar. I recommend this place for the nice food and the amazing location.

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Thank Francesco Z
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice food and excellent sea view in dakar .i will come every month in this place with my husband and freind

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Thank Shaimaa N
Paris, France
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192 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

On a beautiful day a table on the jetty in the sun is a wonderful spot. There are great views over the sea, Goree Island and the presidential palace. Make sure to arrive early to get a good table. Service is mixed, some waiters are better than others, faster than others and more knowledgeable than others, etc. Mostly though service... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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87 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

if you are not into seafood this is not a place for you! The Seafood is absolutely delicious here. Staff and restaurant are themed in a maritime way. very quaint. Served by a Captain and welcomed on board the Lagon ship... nice view of the ocean with a little private beach to relax during the day.

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Thank Frederic V
Island of Malta, Malta
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant set on a peer, water gushing underneath you and an aquatic team all around you carefully put together by the French owner who is an avid fisherman and ensures the best fresh produce. Service is relaxed but very attentive, food is plain but well executed. Never disappoints. The list of famous people immortalized on plaques leading to the... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Not cheap to Dakar standards, but excellent food, very nice spot, great chat with owners. If in Dakar and not on a too tight budget, this is spot not to be missed. Visited 3 times (2x 2012, 1x2017)

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Thank Bart d
Dakar, Senegal
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5 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

At any time of the day, you can enjoy a very nice view of the sea, share a delicious meal or dessert. Cocktail are also part of amazing discovery either for the decoration like a cruise boat.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, African, Seafood, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route de la Petite Corniche Est, Dakar BP 1186, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar
  • Phone Number: +221 33 823 67 69

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?