Contact Address Details:
Shells Bar and Restaurant
Bertil Harding Highway
Tel no: +220 7428820
Proprietor / Hostess:
Ms. Fouzia Bensouda
From the Senegambia Strip junction turn right and
walk down about 400 metres. Sea Shells Restaurant
is located on your left-hand side near Bijilo in
International, European cuisine.
Bar & Restaurant is truly among the finest, top quality,
5 star diners in the whole of The Gambia and has been highly
recommended by many guests who visited it when it re-opened
in early 2013. As you enter you are struck by the imaginative
decor, vibrant contrasting colours inside, the airy ambience,
nice background music as well as the neatly laid out tables.
This place is neat, clean and tidy. The waiters are very
attentive without being overbearing and provide a generally
excellent service. You can eat inside or try outdoor dining in
their garden patio where each table has its own sun shade.
They serve breakfast, lunch, brunch and dinner. The menu has
cuisine, the food is excellently prepared, cooked and presented. For
starters try their coconut prawns or imaginative lobster spring
rolls prepared by their expert chef.
For the main course try their mouthwatering, succulent lobster
Thermidor or the professionally prepared Ladyfish, skewered
butter fish, prawn salad with avocado, their mean chicken
Cordon Bleu, Italian seafood
lasagne, lemon sole stuffed with garlic, prawns and mushrooms,
Beef Wellington with peas, seafood platter and so much more.
For dessert they offer scrumptious home made, freshly baked
cakes, cheesecakes, chocolate fondant with ice cream,
profiterole, crÍpes served with aromatic cream, and finish of with a
cup of hot cappuccino.
From the start of your meal try out their quality Italian or
French wines selection.
The food on their extensive menu does cost somewhat more than
along the Senegambia Strip but it's certainly worth visiting
as the food served at
Restaurant is great and well prepared and the toilets are
among the cleanest in Gambia. This is generally a good indicator
of how much the proprietor takes food hygiene.
As a final bonus Moroccan specialities can be served by request.
The restaurant has an internet hotspot
providing free and fast, WiFi 4G internet access for diners
wishing to use a laptop while maybe sipping coffee or eating a