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All 197 Kampala Restaurants

The Bistro

15 Cooper Road | Kisementi,Kololo, Kampala 2550, Uganda
256 757 247 876
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Ranked #3 of 197 Restaurants in Kampala
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $15
Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Bistro
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

A great little bistro tucked away in Kampala! Excellent food and service. This has just the right atmosphere for a business lunch or dinner.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

This place has nice food but if preferences are not noted. The taste was made as per the taste which it may have been to, but If I wanted some spices to be added it was not considered. You should look in this matter.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

We were invited to a birthday party at this fantastic venue on Saturday night. I had had lunch at Bistro a couple of times previously, and been very impressed by the excellent food and superior service (which is amongst the best in Kampala). But Saturday was amazing. The restaurant served delicious canapes, and hip drinks were mixed on the terrace.... More

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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76 reviews 76 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

On our weekend out of Bunia DRC, we have been hitting the good food spots in Kampala. This one was recommended by another colleague and while it is situated right beside a parking lot with heaps of noise, somehow they have managed to block out Kampala noise when you enter the terrace. The service was fast the four of us... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Mohammed is the true definition of great service at the Bistro, ask for him. I had an issue with something in my food & he couldn't have handled it any better very professional! Great food btw!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

My Ugandan friend took me to this place for lunch, i can say be dint take me to a wrong place, great service and great food. The waiter was very good with a great menu knowledge. Try this place when you are in Kampala.

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Kampala, Uganda
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This is a very nice place both for supper and (especially) for lunch. Service is usually fast and you have a huge variety to choose from! All dishes are not super but overall you can be quite sure to walk out of there satisfied. Friendly staff and a nice owner that often strolls around chit-chatting with customers. A place worth... More

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

As above, I ordered the spicy tuna sushi. It's wasn't spicy or sushi. There was tuna mayo wrapped in overlooked rice. Others had the steak, burger and fish and chips and were happy.

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Kampala
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Whenever we have a family dinner on the cards, The Bistro is among the top three options that the children voice - and we somewhat restrain ourselves in order to not appear lazy. Still, we are never disappointed because the atmosphere is always right provided we don't take the smoking section on the terrace/verandah. The menu is appropriate even if... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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318 reviews 318 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place and were really surprised. Just as you would find in a major Western capital, its surprising to find this restaurant in such a locale. Food and drinks were great and we hoped to return if time permitted. Decor, toilets and service are all great.

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Additional Information about The Bistro

Address: 15 Cooper Road | Kisementi,Kololo, Kampala 2550, Uganda
Phone Number: 256 757 247 876
Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
Cuisine: Bistro

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