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Mauritanian restaurant

Harry Rolnick Dec 27, 2010 03:06 PM

A Mauritanian taxi-driver told me of a restaurant serving his food, apparently on Seventh Avenue about 130th Street. Am longing to go there, but forget the name he gave. Any ideas? Any reviews?

Many thanks,

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  1. DaveCook Jan 2, 2011 08:04 PM

    The only West African restaurant along this stretch of Adam Clayton Powell is Keur Sokhna, but I'd peg its chow as Senegalese:


    Just to the north is Yatenga, which supplanted the late La Marmite. Though it's named for a province of Burkina Faso, the menu looks to be straightforward French bistro, and the clientele, principally young European tourists.

    Keur Sokhna Plus
    2249 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd, New York, NY 10027

    2269 7th Ave, New York, NY 10030

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