Wam Africa

A unique spot that shares the traditions of the Sengalese culture with customers, most people find that this is the only chance they get in their lifetime to experience this type of cuisine. The flavors are rich and warm, as are the people who run the restaurant.


This restaurant serves African dishes, most specifically those from the Senegal culture. The menu consists of mostly grilled items such as yassa, tiep bou dien, and mafe. Have your meal with the traditional mint tea.

Wam Africa is a popular bar and grill that happens to specialize in African cuisine. The setting here, as far as the style and level of formality, is very casual. Diners are welcome to come by to enjoy both dinner and lunch, so consider stopping by.


Located in the heart of Baillif. It is at 25 Avenue du Père Labat. Local residents and vacationers visiting Basse Terre might also consider dining here, since it is three miles (four and a half kilometers) to the northwest of the city.

If you'd like to combine your dining experience with some pleasant sightseeing opportunities, there are a few worthwhile attractions within a reasonable distance, like Habitation la Griveliere.

Nearby Restaurants

For those in the mood for another restaurant in the region that has similar types of food or a similar price range, think about Le Mambo, even though you will need to drive some out of your way to get there. Find the restaurant 16 miles away.

Then of course, if you're looking for something a little different, this part of Basse-Terre boasts an excellent list of restaurants, which serve all types of cuisine styles and flavors. For instance, you might also enjoy Creole eats at Le Va et Vient, which is a short distance away away.

Hours and Other Info

They are closed on Monday, but serve lunch from noon to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and dinner from 7:00 to 10:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. The restaurant is only available by request for parties of eight or more on Sundays.

Contact Info

Location: 25 Avenue du Père Labat, Baillif, Basse-Terre

Phone: (069) 057-1878

Website: http://www.wamafrica.com/


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