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Babanusa - CLOSED

Prospect Road, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good38%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Jun 30, 2015
“Good food, reasonable prices, but lost some of its African authenticity”
Jun 13, 2015
“Bland food and slow staff”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, African, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
Prospect Road, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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11 - 20 of 28 reviews

Reviewed July 3, 2014

I had heard a great deal about how great this restaurant was. I was also forewarned to order quickly as the kitchen takes a very long time. The food was nice and I can recommend the numerous dips, the grilled eggplant and the Zalabia dessert...More

1  Thank Maddy K
Reviewed January 25, 2014

This is a local restaurant for us and I have driven past many times promising to dine. SO we went with some friends a few days ago. I read the menu online and it looked great. One friend is a vegetarian, and the rest of...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed December 22, 2013

The wine was cheaper than I have ever seen - a nice bottle of red going out for $5 a bottle - cheaper than the Bottle-O, but the food and cost of it left our entire party less than impressed. We had visited after recommendations...More

1  Thank Arnotts4664
Reviewed April 29, 2013

This restaurant has been around for years and well nothing has changed. Thats not a bad thing. Its African owned and run. The cook is African as well and what he does he does well. There are some bongo's to play and the manager plays...More

Thank David T
Reviewed April 5, 2013

Main course lamb was great, very flavor some. Chicken with peanut sauce pretty average. Dips cost over $35 for the smallest amount of food I have ever seen and when I queried the price at the end there was no attempt to reconcile my concerns....More

Thank kateycAustralia
Reviewed August 21, 2012 via mobile

Ordered the $40 banquet which looked like good value but turned out to be a little disappointing. With mains around the $20 mark, we probably could have done better. Nevertheless the food was very tasty, but service needs more attention.

Thank donaldasher
Reviewed July 11, 2012

Admittedly thought I would be out of my comfort zone dining here, but was glad I did try it. Tasty affordable mains with prompt service. Would go again.

Thank cdflash
Reviewed July 8, 2012

You'll usually find this placed packed every night so get in early for a booking or a takeaway order. From the half dozen times we've picked up food from Babanusa the quality has been consistent but the serving size has often varied significantly to the...More

Thank Bradws
Reviewed June 15, 2012

our food came out on plastic plates. Elements were obviously frozen or pre packaged. over priced and terrible presentation. I'm not quite sure if they serve garden salad with everything in africa but at babanusa they do. we had to pay extra $2 for rice...More

Thank Katlyn_12
Reviewed April 26, 2012

I have been here several times and it has changed owner's/chef's and just keeps getting better and better. The atmosphere doesn't bring much to the table but the food makes up for it. There's a wide selection of dishes and all are equally delicious. It's...More

1  Thank JessicaBr00ke
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prospect Road, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
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