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Restaurant Farid

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51 Rue Vincens, Dakar, Senegal
+221 33 823 89 89
12:00 - 23:30
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Marietta, Georgia
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Jalapeño humus was outstanding, chicken Kafka the same . Service provided by Juliet herself . Rolled outta there , tons of food .

Thank Henry H
Banjul, Gambia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated in the heart of the business district of Dakar the restaurant provided fantastic food, ambiance and service. Thumbs up.

Thank Sonik13
Dakar, Senegal
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Franky speaking, a warm hospitality, good food, not so long for waiting! The environment is friendly and green.

Thank Melhem T
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is decorated very nicely and even had live music at evening when we were there ( Sunday). It looks like terrace in the garden. Staff is very polite and regarding the food we tried what was offered as Lebanese. Humus was delicious, main courses with chicken was also great. Web particulary liked the combinations of flavours and spices... More 

Thank Karolina K
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95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location: OK. Service: quite good. Food: good. Starters and coffee were better than the main and the sides. Price: above average, though acceptable

Accra, Ghana
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36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The best Lebanese food in Dakar! It is not a very upscale setting but the food stands out! The best falafel I have had anywhere in West Africa, and I travel a lot in these parts.. The atmosphere is generally friendly and easygoing and one can look forward to a nice evening at Farid..

Thank AmitMAgrawal
Montreal, Canada
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Restaurant Farid is without a doubt the best restaurant I've had the chance to visit in a very long time. I honestly can't remember the last time I had such tasty and delicious food in a beautiful environment with 5* service and 3* price. Consistency: I went to the restaurant 5 times in 5 days and every aspect I mentioned... More 

Thank Oriana N
Dakar Region, Senegal
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Good quality of food . Best lebanese cuisine in Dakar.they also have a car park xhich is very appreciable in Dakar downtown Staff very helpful

Thank 175salimah
Capitola, California
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

After a heavy day at work and the explosive chaos exploring the HLM market with friends, I was delighted with the class, ambience and peaceful dinner we had at Farid. The restaurant is beautifully appointed. The service quite friendly and helpful. We came "early", at 7pm and were the first people at a table. The restaurant filled up by 9pm.... More 

Thank FamilyByTheBeach
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

It was a total surprise to have such a wonderful restaurant in middle of dakar city. Amazing sheesha and best hamous beruiti that have had even better than what we get in dubai. Very humble staff very accommodating and kind. Visited twice during my stay of 4 days in dakar definitely will visit again in next trip.

Thank sunny t

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 30
Lebanese, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Rue Vincens, Dakar, Senegal
  • Location: Africa  >  Senegal  >  Dakar Region  >  Dakar
  • Phone Number: +221 33 823 89 89

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