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La Fourchette

4 Rue Parent (Marche Kermel) | Marche Kermel, Dakar, Senegal
+221 33 821 88 87
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
4 Rue Parent (Marche Kermel) | Marche Kermel, Dakar, Senegal
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Been back to my ol' favourite La Fourchette a couple of times recently for lunch since the restaurant moved 500 metres to it's new location between the Central Bank and the Novotel. The quality of food and service is just as good as ever. The...More

Thank Alastair J
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is very good looking, very international. The menu has not a real identity as it proposes Italian , Latin and Japanese dishes. The food in reality was quite nice but the price is also quite high so the ratio price/quality in my opinion...More

Thank Enrico A
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

A very nice place. We were very pleased with this choice. The Chateaubrian steak was very good as was the wine. Good service. Place was full...recomend reservation.

Thank bajajulio
Fatimata B, Responsable commercial at La Fourchette, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Dear Bajajulio, We appreciate you taking the time to give us a great review. We are delighted to hear you have enjoyed our chateaubriand steak as well as our wine selection and are looking forward to seeing you again. Regards,

Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Very good food, mix of French and japonais. Nice French dessert! Good selection of wine and cocktails. They moved the restaurant to the front of the Novotel.

Thank Dominique C
Fatimata B, Responsable commercial at La Fourchette, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Dear Dominique C, We appreciate you taking the time to give us such a great review and we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our menu as well as our wine selection. We look forward to seeing you again. Regards,

Reviewed 27 December 2017

We chose La Fourchette as an alternative to our ultra-pricey hotel restaurant, and I'm glad we did. It's about a five minute walk from Pullman, tucked back in a little corner. Wonderful ambiance, attentive staff, and a wide variety of dishes (just don't expect to...More

Thank Sarah05262017
Fatimata B, Responsable commercial at La Fourchette, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Hello Sarah, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us. We are glad to know that you appreciated our service and can't wait to share your comment with all the staff. We would be happy to receive you again next time you come...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The pros : wide variety of dishes, and attention is paid to the presentation of the dishes. Good service. The cons : address on google maps was incorrect and we had to ask people on the street to be re-directed to the new address (fairly...More

Thank Olivier B
Fatimata B, Responsable commercial at La Fourchette, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2017

Dear Olivier B, We thank you for sharing your comment. Allow us to apologize for the google maps inconvenient, we will make sure to fix it. We are very happy to know that you appreciated our establishment and hope to see you again very soon....More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

The fourchette is one of the best known restaurants in Dakar. It offers more and more and more variety of food ranging from French to Senegalese dishes and Sushi. The scene is even better on Thursdays when a live music bang or groups show up....More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Went with my husband and we loved it. Service was great, food was delicious and a live band plays on Thursday evenings. Will definitely go back!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 August 2017

La fourchette assures that when you invite someone for a business lunch, you will not lose face. A very professional service offers products of quality beautifully presented, it is my choice for business lunches in Dakar. Thursdays' evenings are an all different set-up and when...More

Thank paulopelomundo
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

You could be forgiven for missing this restaurant given its unimpressive exterior and that would be a shame. Once inside you are treated to a fantastic culinary and service experience. As there were 5 of us and the table wasn't ready we Sat in a...More

1  Thank mikegouldin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 pm
7:30 pm - 12:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Rue Parent (Marche Kermel) | Marche Kermel, Dakar, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar
  • Phone Number: +221 33 821 88 87
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