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The Rock Bar

Plot 7-9 Nile Avenue, Kampala, Uganda
0414 -259221
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Ranked #124 of 190 Restaurants in Kampala
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: Continental, Bar
Good for: Outdoor seating
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Good for: Outdoor seating
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English first
Kampala, Uganda
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

If there's any place I have at heart, surely it is Rock Bar. Love the company of the Gals even if u not familiar 2 dem. Kudos

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

The place has the best music especially for the lovers of soul, this is the place to be. Thursdays had the worst music(for my taste) as they were playing salsa. The food was great but very expensive compared to other hotels elsewhere of the same standard. The major problem here are the hookers. I understand this is their headquarters and... More

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Karatu, Tanzania
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39 reviews 39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We loved the 80s music videos, they were some nice throwbacks. Also the outdoor seating areas around the bar are very cool. We were there on a tuesday but I'll bet it would be really cool on a weekend, and we heard there was live music.

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Kampala
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

Had a few drinks with a friend visting the city. The only turf i had with this bar is the number of unpleasant interruptions we got from the ladies of the night that wanted to be noticed and in a not so accommodating way! Other than that is got a few distractions to keep one entertained , i guess that... More

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Wisconsin
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81 reviews 81 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

Stopped here for a quick drink and to listen to the band. Was immediately surrounded by several ladies of the night. Most went away with a polite "no thanks", but one was particularly persistent. I ended up leaving (alone).

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Kampala, Uganda
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2013

Service is not good, pool table and how it is run appauling. On a lucky night you might have a good crowd and good music but the chances are you will be bored and over run by women who seem a bit too desperate while trying to get a drink. There are too many places in Kampala to make this... More

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Nairobi, Kenya
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012 via mobile

Never noticed anyone eating in this bar. Do they even serve food? It's disguised as a sports bar but mainly serves as a sleazy hook-up place with tons of girls seeking clients. Can get quite nasty at times when girls aggressively pursue their trade. Management doesn't seem to care.

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BAHRAIN
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130 reviews 130 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Let me do a quick + and - Score. +'vs Secure parking and metal detector check at entry. Huge capacity, amazing tree right in the middle (watch out for those naughty cranes) Drinks and food are reasonably priced Themed nights with dance floor on fri and sat (though repetitive) Great atmosphere during boxing and soccer matches (big 32 inch screens,... More

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UGANDA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

The bar is open all night long . It is where the ladies of the night station to target whites . Its serves all kinds of Cuisines including indian food. It is located at speke hotel . It is a lovely place for men who enjoy watching ladies of the night stationing to hook up with a customer .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2011 via mobile

This bar is one and truly one of a kind! It is just amazing. Take bathers so you can just jump into the resorts pool afterwards.

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Additional Information about The Rock Bar

Address: Plot 7-9 Nile Avenue, Kampala, Uganda
Phone Number: 0414 -259221
Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: Continental, Bar

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