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Buka

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10th Lane, Osu, Accra, Ghana
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12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
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98 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed April 27, 2016

One of my favorites in Ghana. The food is always prepared just right! Eating local dishes on the patio is a real treat. Their staff is great and the food and service are wonderful. Buka is a treat.

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Thank aspeck
Greater London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Enjoyed Ghanaian food in a nice location & premises. Huge quantities & great value for money. Very friendly staff.

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Thank Michael S
Accra, Ghana
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346 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Came here after reading the reviews on trip advisor. Called ahead and made a reservation which I am glad we did as for a Saturday lunch time it was full. I had fufu with Guinea fowl groundnut soup. Excellent flavors. Club beer was cold and service ok. The guy who served didn't seem to smile at all which is usual... More 

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Thank wayan1969
Bangkok
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43 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed March 19, 2016

The architecture of the restaurant is good, look African. They do not have much menu maybe I am not get used to it. They do have food which I never seen in Africa before it is like real African food, the taste is ok for me as not much familiar. But it is a good choice who want to try... More 

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Houston, Texas
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed March 9, 2016

Excellent place to have a large group for lunch. Food was excellent and very affordable. Unfortunately not wheelchair accessible but the staff were very accommodating

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Thank BigishTX
lancashire
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202 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed March 3, 2016

We were taken here by a Ghanaian colleague to sample some local delicacies; the menu is varied but not too large that a table of four could not get a good range of dishes. The fish was excellent as were the side dishes and stews. As is always the case you know you somewhere OK when it is full of... More 

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Thank Jazzzy-guy
Milano Marittima, Italy
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150 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
Reviewed February 19, 2016

some people come here for the best local food. it's not even in top 5 in Accra, probably not even top 10. the location is nice, the food is decent and overpriced. recommended just for tourists that will stay no more than a day or two in Accra.

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Thank freancesco c
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Friends took me to Buka while in Accra and I liked it there. The portion was generous (as is common in Ghana)and the Fetri Deti was nice! The goat meat was really tender and the crab was good too.

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Thank Georgina B
Georgia
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

Nice African variety to choose from. And enjoyed the final meal selected although it came in a little cold rather than "steaming" hot!. Overall, had quite a great time there; available space to park your ride and comparatively safer. Interesting waiter who was helpful.

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Thank Frank P A
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96 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

The place never disappoints and I always enjoy the authentic West African cuisine on the menu, though it is usually Nigerian and Ghanaian. Always try their ginger or sorrel juice. Love the peppered snails.

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Thank Amma F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10th Lane, Osu, Accra, Ghana
  • Location: Africa  >  Ghana  >  Greater Accra  >  Accra

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?