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High Street, Accra, Ghana (Formerly Papaya's)
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Takeout

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Yummm grilled chicken

Grilled chicken is awesome, if you order rice it can serve 4 or 5 people. I normally get grilled chicken and a carb! Service in Osu can be a bit slow and long at times, overall definite go to

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2015
Yaa M
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Accra
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
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Accra
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Grilled chicken is awesome, if you order rice it can serve 4 or 5 people. I normally get grilled chicken and a carb! Service in Osu can be a bit slow and long at times, overall definite go to

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

I live in Accra since 2012, and have never been there until a friend recommended it. This is kind of a fast food restaurant, but the very good quality. As well, the value for money is excellent. The roasted chicken with rice was so tasty. The amount you pay is nothing compared to the mountain of rice and the size... More 

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Woodbridge, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Let me start off by saying, "Wow". This food was so tasty and inexpensive for the quantity and taste of food. I had the grilled chicken with fried rice, cole slaw and a side of their garlic sauce. The chicken was topped with a ginger type sauce, delicious. It was a whole plate of food for only 16 Cedis which... More 

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Bathurst, South Africa
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30 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

What a disappointment. We were told to visit this fast food outlet with some seats and lots of chicken. My wife unfortunately can't each flour and won't each meat (yes chicken is meat) so we didn't stay. I was put off by the rubbish on the floor and the unclean tables.

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Accra, Ghana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

pretty awful, hygiene standards a wanting too. very much designed for the locals and they do seem to like it but just not for me.,

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Looking for a decent resturant, with good food, enough to satisfy your hunger, at a moderate price, this is where i recommend. I have been here countless times, with my girlfriend, family, friends, etc. Everything is just okay here

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

Papaye is a fast food joint which serves large portions of chicken and rice. I eat here alot when looking for good value, fast food. The marinade on the chicken is pretty nice but can be quite salty. Overall though my favourite fast food experience in Osu.

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Washington, DC
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Nothing to write home about - just a local sit-down KFC or Popeyes with waiters. The service was somwhat faster than most places (which isn't saying much).

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Accra, Ghana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This is the quintessential rice and chicken go-to in Accra. My family and I have eaten here many, many times and it has always been wonderfully good. A meal is practically big enough for two Westerners. Some people don't realize that there are 3 chicken options: fried, rotisserie, and grilled. The grilled is my favorite: it comes rubbed with a... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Always go to Papaye when I'm in Accra. Very well priced for great chicken, chips and rice! They give huge portions and extras like coal slaw. Be prepared to be stuffed!

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Address: High Street, Accra, Ghana (Formerly Papaya's)
Location: Africa  >  Ghana  >  Greater Accra  >  Accra

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: High Street, Accra, Ghana (Formerly Papaya's)
  • Location: Africa  >  Ghana  >  Greater Accra  >  Accra

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children

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