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1137 Van Voorhis Rd, Ste 20, Morgantown, WV 26505-3453
304-598-3033
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10:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Fri 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • 9
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent Healthy Food!

Great spot if you are looking for something different than the same old sandwiches and pizza. Give it a try and it will be a regular stop for you soon.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Austin W
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Morgantown, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I love this place. Slightly pricy but worth it. Goat stew was yummy and marched well with African tea. Great service and an all around good time.

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Great spot if you are looking for something different than the same old sandwiches and pizza. Give it a try and it will be a regular stop for you soon.

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Kampala, Uganda, Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Amazing African food. Very fresh and authentic. I like the ambience. Perfect time spent with family.Will surely recommend.

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Newton, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

This is a rare opportunity to eat something unusual (and so unexpected in this part of the country). We should have gotten goat stew with plantains, (known as Matoke), but got chicken stew matoke instead because we to nervous being unfamiliar with goat (later others told us the goat is good). But it was tasty and large portions -- plantains,... More 

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

It's really neat that Morgantown has somewhere to eat ethnic food other than typical Asian and Indian foods...the owner is always around to explain the menu and give recommendations. Have never had a bad food experience here. Very casual...order at counter and take a seat to be served.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

I haven't been to Kenya, but I've been eating African expat food all over the world, and this was very similar to some of the Ghanan and Somali meals I've had. We shared a goat Ugali, chapati, and kilimanjaro for dessert. Everything was good, the owner and waitress checked on us several times. I wish I could have tried more,... More 

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Monkton, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

Great for vegetarian options and really friendly staff. Discovered too late in my visit to repeat visit, but will definitely stop in on my next trip to town.

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Montreal
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

I have to say that I really looked forward to my visit at this restaurant but when I got there, my experience was different to what I had imagined. I tried out a few dishes, none of which seemed authentic or tasted anything like they're meant to. The decor was average and is a relaxed atmosphere but the menu could... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013 via mobile

I tried the buryanis, I dont know what that was but it was definitely not buryani. I did not feel that the food is Kenyan, just a gathered menu that the restaurant claims to be Kenyan. The Red, Masala, and Ginger teas are Indian specialties not Kenyan. Nice seating areas though, but wouldnt recommend this place for food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

I think they have imported teas and the food is good. They have a variety of dishes and even have veggie dishes too. it was quite yummy.

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Additional Information about Kenyan Cafe

Address: 1137 Van Voorhis Rd, Ste 20, Morgantown, WV 26505-3453
Phone Number: 304-598-3033
Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Morgantown
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: African

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1137 Van Voorhis Rd, Ste 20, Morgantown, WV 26505-3453
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Morgantown
  • Phone Number: 304-598-3033

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: African
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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