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69 Rue Carnot angle Mousse Diop, Dakar 2554, Senegal
+221 33 823 16 23
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
4 Jan 2018
3 May 2017
“Unexpectedly amazing!”
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French, Japanese, European, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
69 Rue Carnot angle Mousse Diop, Dakar 2554, Senegal
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Small restaurent but has an upper level, The food is great, they are not stinger and the local tea (Ataya) we were offered was free. Their salad was also excellent.

Thank TheRealAnta
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Great venue. Went for a dinner with my wife on a week day. Service was amazing! First, the lady tenant welcomed us before handing over to her ...son! Fantastic family business. Food was amazing with a this a home made feeling and taste. Highly recommended.

Reviewed 8 March 2017

Excellent food, well presented. Good service, nice interior. Recommneded place for lunch or dinner. mixture of italian / European / japonese kitchen

Thank Wouter5831
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Fresh and tasty. A pleasant experience for a quick afternoon bite. The chef previously worked for the Japanese embassy and knows how to present and prepare the food. All in all a great place for Lunch. 10 points.

Thank Sonik13
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Camillia is as beautiful as her son's cuisine is elegant, delicious, and generous. Everyone was very happy with their order. Simple, delicious and reasonably priced, perfectly located opposite the Centre Culturel français, downtown. It is definitely worth the visit, even if you have to come...More

Thank happy9710
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Really liked the setting, the menu is varied enough although we mostly went there for the sushis which where quite good, staff was nice, we didn't have to wait for a long time before we got what we ordered. However, in my opinion the value...More

Thank Awa B
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We walked out of an Asian restaurant a couple of blocks away due to the ridiculous prices on the menu, and were pleased to find Mokai on trip adviser. And we were not disappointed. It's easy to find and the inside is also very welcoming....More

Thank Simon A
Reviewed 20 May 2016

from the sushi to the eggrolls to the entrees to the desserts, the food and ambiance and service was lovely

Thank N_bay_tk
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Words cannot describe this amazing culinary experience!!!! The best dinner I've ever had in Dakar, frankly. The food was a fusion of thought ful Asian and European dishes. The flavors were excellent excellent excellent. i cant express how much we enjoyed each bite of food....More

Thank J P
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Got takeaway prawn noodles and thai beef, both were vile, really bad food, super greasy, felt sick afterwards. I'm sure resto quite nice but the stuff i got was really not good.

Thank JamesBelgrave
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Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 27
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Rue Carnot angle Mousse Diop, Dakar 2554, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar
  • Phone Number: +221 33 823 16 23
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