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Plot 171 Aminu Kano Crescent,, Abuja, Nigeria
+234 9 291 1002
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good52%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“tikka” (5 reviews)
“naan bread” (9 reviews)
“curries” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Indian, Asian, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Plot 171 Aminu Kano Crescent,, Abuja, Nigeria
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Reviewed January 27, 2016

Good curry with a warm and buzzing atmosphere. Always quite busy, but very relaxed and accommodating.

1  Thank harryg757
Reviewed January 18, 2016

Was very excited to get an opportunity to visit Wakkis again, I aso convinced my Local colleagues to come along and taste the indian food, The food was as usual excellent but this time the service killed it all, we had a waiter and waitress...More

Thank CSRam
Reviewed January 16, 2016

Because of security risk to foreigners, i don't get out much when traveling to abuja. But since traveling to abuja a few times since 2004 (when this restaurant was actually in a different location) i have been here a few times. the food is always...More

Thank Veggies01
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Wakkis is an excellent place to treat yourself with delicacies. The team working here are great and friendly. You can place an order from the comfort of your home or office and be sure they will be ready. They offer Indian dishes, local dishes, continental...More

Thank Peter A
Reviewed December 10, 2015

Wakkis is a long established and popular Indian resturant always full with expats and well to do Nigerians. The food is a bit too hot for me though the chef can be asked to tone it down a bit with mixed results. However if you...More

Thank PASM64
Reviewed November 26, 2015

This used to be the most popular Indian restaurant, but now with so many other better options I would not visit this place as often. The restaurant has decent ambiance and is located in the heart of the town. However, I have found the vegetarian...More

Thank BadShooter
Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

I must commend Wakkis for being one of the few places that are open till really late. My go-tos here are the lamb ribs and garlic Naan.

Thank Chidinma E
Reviewed October 27, 2015

Wakkis is absolutely delicious if your looking for a place that has good service and offers great meals. I love the flavors and the wide variety of dishes.

Thank Vanessa W
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Nice atmosphere, quite tropical, went with a group of friends. helpful staff, but the waiters don't really know for sure the ingredients in the dishes. As someone was gluten sensitive, a request was made for wheat flour free dishes, but the waiters could not be...More

Thank aliveandfreelondon
Reviewed October 25, 2015

Its like one of the old Kerala houses built in the last century. The interior designing is very tastefully done. Offers a variety of Indian food which is okay but nothing to boast about. Also Nigerian dishes.

Thank Shanthi V
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Please how much would it cost for a standard dinner for two? And will I be able to pay with a card or only cash? Are they open on sundays?
April 21, 2015|
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Response from afons | Reviewed this property |
Standard Dinner for 2 can cost u between N3,000 - N6,000, depending on what you order for. Yes, u have the option of paying with your card. For the Sunday opening? Really not sure. Never been there on a Sunday. Hope you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Television, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plot 171 Aminu Kano Crescent,, Abuja, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Abuja State  >  Abuja
  • Phone Number: +234 9 291 1002
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