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Sankofa Restaurant

Independence Avenue, Accra 0001, Ghana
0302 611010
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Ranked #70 of 161 Restaurants in Accra
Price range: $30 - $70
Cuisines: African, Asian, Continental, International
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
Description: High ceilings, terracotta tiled flooring and exquisite wooden wall panelling are complimented by locally made table runners and contemporary designed uniforms. Multi-ethnic cuisine is offered with ongoing live cooking stations ( show island grills, pasta, tempura, etc) and a sumptuous buffet featuring Asian, Continental and local dishes. The sustainable a la carte menu features both international specialities as well as fresh local seafood. Sunday Brunch is our signature meal for the whole family.
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  • English first
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English first
Greater Accra, Ghana
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The varied food. Each day has cuisines from across. Can be indoors or outdoors. Has a good selection of wines too.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Very limited option to eat. The label on the food was also a challenge. I suggest you stick to your own food type. Trying African food can sometimes not be as rewarding as I understood.

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Zakynthos, Greece
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

For a coffee in a real very COLD area, without WiFi connection!!! For a dinner, without any Wi-Fi. Dinner a la carte, we must go again and again brinking plates... The sweets of chocolate are terribly full of sugar, as a kind of marmalade... The pieces of chocolate full of fat, much more the any large limits... Clean toilets, a... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The Moroccan buffet was the best one that we had during the 3 nights we were at the hotel. The desserts were to die for, if you like baklava and Greek like food. I also tried the Ghana coconut cocktail which I will have again when I return to Accra.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The buffet was fairly good value for money, but most items on the a la carte menu were overpriced. Service was average and the ambience was fairly relaxed.

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Accra, Ghana
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Hi We had recently been to the restaurant section of movenpick. It was on 26th Aug, 2014 which was a tuesday. It was an Indian buffet as our friends had recommended. We had enquired before going there and we were told by the hotel staff that there will be good indian dishes (Eg biriyani / tikka / fish / prawns)... More 

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I did not find much options nearby Movenpick Hotel, so this ended up being a good option. The food is good and they offer local food, however it is a little overpriced.

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Mississauga, Canada
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104 reviews 104 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I had heard so much of this restaurant so we decided to have dinner. They had a buffet with an Asian theme on the night we went. The service is rather slow and overall the buffet was just OK - nothing special in fact bordering on bland. Considering the amount, I would suggest their Ala Carte as probably the taste... More 

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Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

We arrived around 2100hrs on a Friday evening. There were about 5 tables with guests. Every time we wanted attention we had to call waiters over. For the menu, for drinks and when we had problems. Three of us had the buffet and the fourth ordered soup, followed by fillet steak. Soup arrived ok whilst we went to,the buffet. After... More 

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Accra, Ghana
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

I am always amazed at how stunning the hotel is whenever I walk in and that makes it even more disappointing when there's a serious lapse in service. Prior to this experience I'd only eaten at the Movenpick one other time. The food wasn't memorable then but my friend and I were in the neighborhood and wanted some breakfast so... More 

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Additional Information about Sankofa Restaurant

Address: Independence Avenue, Accra 0001, Ghana
Phone Number: 0302 611010
Location: Africa  >  Ghana  >  Greater Accra  >  Accra
Average Prices: USD 30 - 70
Cuisine: African, Asian, Continental, International

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