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Waly Fay

6 rue Godefroy Cavaignac, 75011 Paris, France
+33 1 40 24 17 79
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“poulet” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, Cajun & Creole, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
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LOCATION
6 rue Godefroy Cavaignac, 75011 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a really, really good lunch here, a total spur of the moment decision. Incredible flavours and varieties, and not expensive. Everything we ordered from the formule menu was excellent. Treat the hot sauce on the table with care, but try some. Try this...More

Thank ModusOperandie
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Hello, summer delighted for my first time in this African restaurant. the kitchen is top the service also is friendlyIn particular the African young person with locks always with the smile to be believed it is the person in charge, I adored this place to...More

Thank tidianesaoune445
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

Well, had a chance to visit this restaurant. For notice - I'm very careful to stay and eat somewhere until small details. Here for the first view everything was great. When the waitress brought me a menu, I'm sorry, guys, but could you write what...More

Thank Сергей Б
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Loft-style location serving delicious West African food in a very relaxed atmosphere. Staff are extremely attentive and smiling, service is quick and the food offer is so varied. Vegetarian dishes are also available. To be noted : the wine list is quite original and interesting....More

Thank flyingFrenchman29
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A trendy place to eat excellent West-African food such as "Yassa Poulet" (chicken marinated with unions and lemon), "Poulet Mafé" chicken with peanut sauce, sweet potatoes fries and many others! There is a large choice go organic wines, the place is very cosy and elegant...More

Thank laurencx2016
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

It's a cute little space with kind, helpful staff (they provided an English menu on request, which is still not something every Paris restaurant does), but the food left me disappointed. It was rather expensive for relatively small portions. Barely seasoned. We also found a...More

1  Thank André F
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Great food in a beautiful restaurant. Staff is very nice. Wide range of African food really tasty. Worth every bit!!!

Thank Sanassi
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A Good experience with this restaurant opened 20 years ago and discovered only few weeks ago... Here's some point to summarize the ranking. Good points : - The good atmosphear (it is definitely not for a romantic and quiet diner) - The food : we...More

1  Thank Globetrotter155
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Hola fellow travelers .recently during my stay in Paris ,I visited a well known west african restaurant . Sadly ,I personally was disappointed with the spot. First my reservation was forgotten (called three days in advance for a table of ten.) secondly,me and my 9...More

1  Thank Stify S
OlivierT108, Gérant at Waly Fay, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2016

Dear Mr/Ms Stify S - Thank you for your comment ;-) African cuisine also requires expertise, is labor-intensive, and needs patience: our chef, Lady Fatou :-), spends many hours preparing dishes and stirring sauces; the result, as you said in your comment, is that the...More

Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

Second time at this restauant and still very impressed. The venue is super cozy and intimate. The service is very kind and observant, but not at all interfering with you and your friends. The food is amazing and heart warming. I need to visit everytime...More

Thank Ebba J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 46
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 rue Godefroy Cavaignac, 75011 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > République
  • Neighbourhood: République
  • Phone Number: +33 1 40 24 17 79
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