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) #50 of 65 Restaurants in Cayenne €€ - €€€ Steakhouse
23 Rue Leon Gontran Damas, Cayenne 97300, French Guiana
+33 5 94 27 40 16
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good25%
  • Average31%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible14%
13 Jul 2016
“Very fancy dining ”
28 Jun 2016
“great experience”
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23 Rue Leon Gontran Damas, Cayenne 97300, French Guiana
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Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Hippopotamus well it's a bit expensive but meals well presented and tastes great! Atmosphere is standard and employees can be a bit miserable but apart from that i had a great time! There's the police station literally close by and it's located in the center...More

Thank Geanell C
Reviewed 28 June 2016

My first hours there and i found this place... it was a bit difficult to find the entrance but i found it... menu is great and detailed.. food is great... service was fast.. a bit impersonal due to the fact that there was only one...More

Thank Rosmac211
Reviewed 7 January 2016

I spent a couple of days in Cayenne & ate twice at the Hippopotamus. I'm pretty sure it's a French chain as I ate at one in in Nice many years ago saw one by the Gare du Nord in Paris. Back to Cayenne. My...More

Thank Temuejin
Reviewed 3 November 2013 via mobile

It was actually a surprise but all items ordered were cooked to perfection.. Service also was very good and efficient. I would definitely go again if I get the chance.

Thank MoKamal
Reviewed 5 February 2013

Sunday night in Cayenne leaves one with little choice. Hippopotamus was open, and its location on the Palmistes Square attractive, so despite its formulaic appearance we dined there. It has to be said that the food was fine; no more, no less. The soups and...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Rue Leon Gontran Damas, Cayenne 97300, French Guiana
  • Location: South America  >  French Guiana  >  Arrondissement of Cayenne  >  Cayenne
  • Phone Number: +33 5 94 27 40 16
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