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El Sol Gambia

Senegambia Area | Opposite Holiday Beach Club Hotel, Kololi, Serekunda 1000, Gambia
+220 632 0000
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (14 reviews)
“tapas” (12 reviews)
“pescado” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Senegambia Area | Opposite Holiday Beach Club Hotel, Kololi, Serekunda 1000, Gambia
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

enjoyed the food here, service was good would recommend to others and good value for money and choice

Thank 504202Sunlover
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had ate here before and so enjoyed it decided to for go Turkey and came here for Christmas evening.Lovely setting,owner was around which is always a good sign.Staff were good, service reasonably quick.The food is excellent, good choice on menu.We had Buritos and Fajitas and...More

Thank Heather M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Mar c, the owner, has got this place just right. From the knowledgable, attentive staff to the choice of wines, he has created a brilliant place to dine out in the heart of Senegambia. So impressed, we went 3 times during our 3 week stay...More

Thank bromleyhotel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is top quality, you have to try the nachos, they are amazing, we had them to share amounts 4 while having a drink before ordering, I wish I would’ve ordered more, I had chicken fajitas, wow I then told the misses she’s fired,...More

Thank Adam R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely the best restaurant in The Gambia! The tapas dishes are quite big, so you don’t need many of them per person, which makes it decently priced. Highly recommend the calamari tapas!! Good and friendly servers as well.

Thank Simon B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We felt quite uncomfortable when asked if we had a reservation when we said no...it was just awkward as we stood there in an almost empty reastaurant and then told oh OK you can have this table... Even though this put a downer on our...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I must say this restaurant was one of the top places we have eaten on the strip. Reasonably priced, service good. Everyone enjoyed their meals. Great evening!!

Thank Sonia H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic Mexican Restaurant. Incredibly clean, great ambiance and wonderful Mexican Food. A pleasure to go there and we will definitely go back. They also do take-aways from an extensive Menu.

Thank MaudieB61
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We had a great evening here. The staff is lovely and the food is good. The burrito was a little small, which was a pity. But the fajitas were great and there's plenty!

Thank Floorbreaker
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Crazy waiters and lovely food. Been back 3 times cos it’s sooo nice. Attention to detail is great n the owner is most pleasant

Thank tinick
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Questions & Answers
BubbleKent
3 March 2017|
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Response from MehdiELSOL | Property representative |
Hi . Sorry but apart from the waiters we have in the restaurant we have no outside (customer man) ... These are the usual bumpsters that try to fool the tourists .
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BubbleKent
3 March 2017|
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Response from pedrito65 | Reviewed this property |
He was probably a bumster trying his luck. Politely but firmly say no and walk away.
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anjpink
28 July 2015|
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Response from MehdiELSOL | Property representative |
Hello, We are located 500 meters approx away from both Senegambia beach hotel and Kairaba beach hotel, on the main coastal road . Coming from Senegambia strip turn to your left . Please check our web site for more info.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Senegambia Area | Opposite Holiday Beach Club Hotel, Kololi, Serekunda 1000, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Serekunda  >  Kololi
  • Phone Number: +220 632 0000
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Description
El Sol, Mexican Cuisine & Beyond is a restaurant serving modern Mexican and international food in a trendy and cosy setting at affordable prices. Located in the Senegambia area 50 steps away from Aquarius Night Club Kololi. Enjoy pre-dinner cocktails at our bar or have some tapas and drinks on our terrace. We are now also open for lunch with a new menu of light bites, salads, burgers, sandwiches and some of our best tapas.
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