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Le Senat - CLOSED

Akwa, Douala, Cameroon
237-343-2316
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good53%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gambas” (5 reviews)
“live band” (4 reviews)
“jazz club” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
French, European, Italian, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Akwa, Douala, Cameroon
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

When i heard the old Senat burnt down it was a shock, seeing it has reopened was a delight. This is an upmarket restaurant by any standards and expect to pay more as well but anyone who has tried the Gambas al la Senat (house...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

One of the few places for expatriates in Douala, Cameroon The restaurant is good, nice variety, fresh and tasty (not obvious in Douala!) The real pleasure is the Jazz club, just next to it. They provide food and drinks of your choice. If you are...More

Thank Moshe k
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

I have been travelling on business to Cameroon for the last two years and have enjoyed this restaurant every single visit. The personal service and delicious food makes this a perennial favourite. You feel at home, the minute you walk through the door. The staff...More

Thank Pappil0n
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Awesome music...man wisaxophone and his band is awesome. have a nice place to seat while listing to music and drink. other side have restaurant which serve intercontinental food. which these people will again open up soon.

Thank ny1_4me
Reviewed 21 February 2016

I remember Le Senat for many years and it has always been a nice place to go. In my opinion they even served the best pizza in town. Bar and entertainment was always a nice option but slightly to costly. However, This place has closed...More

Thank JonnyBlue_6969
Reviewed 11 February 2016

I haven't been there for awhile. I don't know what happened but it seems the menu just got better and the changed the cook. The place is smaller, so you better make a reservation if you plan to go there on weekeends.

Thank Douala08 .
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Service was great and the owner makes a point of chatting to his customers. The food was scrumptious - salad to start and Gamba for main. Very large scampi but they were so tasty. Definately will be back.

Thank BindyBoo1
Reviewed 10 November 2015

The food never fails - delicious and the band is awesome. The location and the vibe transports you away from Doula to anywhere in the world (cosmopolitan crowd - sometimes too busy) but the jazz is great (jazz room gets smoky) and the restaurant just...More

Thank marvin c
Reviewed 26 October 2015

delicious food, good service, just open in the evening for dinner, ask for pizza senat or scampi senat.

Thank Houssam I
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

The food was so excellent. I'm definitely eating there again when I visit Douala on my trip. The Waiters are knowledgeable about the their menu and they offer quality service.

Thank Nick M
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akwa, Douala, Cameroon
  • Location: Africa  >  Cameroon  >  Littoral Region  >  Douala
  • Phone Number: 237-343-2316
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