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Little Buddha

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Behind Sea Plaza Mall | Corniche, Dakar, Senegal
+221 33 859 93 80
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London, England, United Kingdom
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220 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been to Buddha a few times over the weekend at night. The place is such a great escape on a Friday night, with amazing RnB, Hiphop and generally great dancing music. What I really like about the place is that a lot of people really go to enjoy the music and dance- it has the feeling of a... More 

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Thank Vishna
Qara
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took Lunch there during business trip in Senegal Decorations of the restaurant is very nice. Stuff are giving nice service. The food: Took fish soup as starter, then prownes with vegetables, and rice a side. Spicy but great good. Will come back sure.

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Thank Zhalka
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

I would not recommend this restaurant to any of my friends. The food was amazing but the service was terrible. We finished our starters and mains and did not get the menu for the desert. Waited to long to be approach and nothing. And not tea or coffee. It looks like they just wanted us to leave the restaurant. I... More 

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Thank Mamadou d
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213 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

when i first saw the name I was really excited after being so many times in the same restaurant in Sharm el Sheikh. Although I wasn't not pleased at all during and after dinner. We were a 10 people table, the only ones inside and still we had a too long wait for our food. Sushi was not as good... More 

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Thank Alessandro S
Accra, Ghana
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The sushi and the staff were just one word 'Superb', unfortunately I cant remember his name but this dark English-speaking gentleman in glasses is the bomb, his product knowledge, interpersonal skill and general etiquette was just great. i'll definitely be returning to this place. LOVED IT!!

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Thank AfiaO100
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Very fresh and tasty asian food in the beautiful place of corniche of Dakar plateau. The Little Buddha team is kind and welcoming guests. If you want to enjoy longer, the lounge offers "soirees" on Friday and Saturfay.

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Thank Remi H
Paris, France
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I had dinner and took a good tuna twice, the first time it was too cooked the second perfect. The prices are a bit exageratedS. Saff is nice and friendly, deco is nice too. Convenient when staying at the Radisson.

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Thank laurent s
Poznan, Poland
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

First time last time,The quality and price are Bad!!. poor service English speaking staff try but wait times and bringing the wrong dishes and they dont seem to care. Its a tourist trap. You can find far better places to eat and spend half the money, It reminds me of Indian fast food in a country in Europe.

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Thank thecrewof46
Montpellier, France
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168 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

There is nothing to criticize really, the personnel does try, but the cuisine is not accomplished. The taste is lacking in refinement (for the price), the presentation is lacking elegance (for the price). But if you are in the mall and hungry, it is ok to stop by for a meal.

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Thank happy9710
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417 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

With so many good food options, there is no reason to eat at this large, impersonal restaurant. The food was average and I won't bother to go back

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Behind Sea Plaza Mall | Corniche, Dakar, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar
  • Phone Number: +221 33 859 93 80
Description
33 859 89 80

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?