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Captain's Table

2 Kotu Stream Road | KOTU, Kotu 0000, Gambia
+220 446 5555
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“halibut” (7 reviews)
“prawns” (13 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, European, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Kotu Stream Road | KOTU, Kotu 0000, Gambia
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1 - 10 of 225 reviews

Reviewed 3 September 2017

This place is really good if you are in a group I wouldnt bring children here as its not the right atmosphere, I will explain, There are a lot of seats were you can sit around and woman will come over and serve you, Be...More

Thank Nick L
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We had dinner at the Captains Table one evening and enjoyed what we had. However as always they did not have everything on the menu, this time it was prawns they were out of. The service was better this year than last year, but having...More

Thank Terry G W
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This is attached to the Bakotu Hotel and we were able to dine there once during week instead of eating in the hotel. The ambiance and setting of the restaurant was really nice, no singers or people looking at you from the road. Their menu...More

Thank JohnHart_13
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Its a place to be in Kotu. Amazing typical African food! We have been here few times during our holiday in Kotu. Everything was prepaired with love and it looks and taste very delicious. Just the Plater what is made for two is a little...More

Thank N M
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Very nice meal - we had butter fish which was fantastic with proper chips!! Staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank lantsbery9
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We love this restaurant particularly the fish dishes and the desserts. We must have tried every dish on the menu and have not been disappointed with anything.

Thank Jen9027
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We were staying at the Bakotu Hotel, where this restaurant is situated. We had a lovely meal, quiet but very pleasant surroundings.

Thank Dianelizabeth
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The food at this restaurant is exceptional different varieties of sauces which other restaurant don't have and the fish is always a good choice we have eatenhere lots of times over the years and never been disappointed.

Thank hovisbrown14
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Called into Captains Table for a bite to eat and was not disappointed. Italian wine by the Litre carafe was cheap (under £15) and very pleasant. Food was also good and Staff coped very well with the few minutes of darkness during one of the...More

Thank Ryanm63
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Lovely restaurant with chorus of frogs to serenade you! Probably the best food we had over our two week visit.

Thank Greek412
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25 February 2017|
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Response from keithcouchburden | Reviewed this property |
Walk along the beach at low tide and it is about a 5-10 minute stroll beware of the creek that flows into the sea, you will have to paddle across, at high tide, take the road and it will be longer, maybe up to 20 minutes... More
7 February 2017|
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Response from Nick J | Reviewed this property |
15 min walk ..... enjoy
24 June 2016|
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Response from rich360i | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant opens for lunch and around 7pm for evening meals. its serves great food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$16
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Kotu Stream Road | KOTU, Kotu 0000, Gambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Gambia  >  Banjul Division  >  Kotu
  • Phone Number: +220 446 5555
  • E-mail
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