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Repub Lounge

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16 KG 674 | Kimihurura, Kigali, Rwanda
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Came to Kigali for the UA Summit. Only one night out and we decided to try Republic Lounge. Pleasant experience. good food, good service, nice atmosphere, beautiful view

Thank NBouville
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9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Repub Lounge was recommended to me by my cab driver during a recent visit to Kigali. Although my work colleague and I hadn't made a prior reservation, the ever charming lady owner quickly got us a table for two and was quick to guide us through the menu. Great decor, great food and great service! I will certainly go back... More 

Thank OsumoJ
Kigali, Rwanda
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32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Funky place. One of the best restaurants in place. Very helpful staff and they have a variety of dishes to select from their wide menu. Stunning view of Kigali at night.

Thank Faustin L
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

The food is great and the atmosphere is fantastic. The decor at Republika is like no other. Just waiting for them to bring the jewelry back!

Thank NSK1981
Seattle, Washington
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134 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

One of the best restaurants in Kigali. The service is good and the food is scrumptious. We had the fish in spicy sauce - we heard such rave reviews so all 3 of us ordered the same dish. Look forward to going back and trying the rest of the menu

Thank TravellingHK
Fermo, Italy
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Wauuuu, what a place! The owner's- TOP! The Food - Top! The atmosphere- Top! The service- Top! My favorite place , Looking forward to be back! Thanks.

Thank Guy B
Baar, Switzerland
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166 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

a very tiny and well managed place, nicely decorated and with for Kigali's standard very good service, I recommend the samosa, and the chicken Curry.

Thank Beate J
Singapore, Singapore
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

The place is beautifully decorated with a warm interior. I love all the food I tried here. The brochettes are well done and the servings are generous. Staff are extremely friendly. Overall a great dining experience of African cuisine at its best.

Thank DarrenChang
Nairobi, Kenya
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Enjoyed dinner here with a friend. Good menu selection for food and drinks and well priced too. Would definitely have a meal here again.

Thank Wan M
Kigali, Rwanda
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Lovely atmosphere and great service. The coconut rice with fish brochettes is phenomenal. Definitely recommend.

Thank Kate W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $25
African, Grill, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Takeout, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 KG 674 | Kimihurura, Kigali, Rwanda
  • Location: Africa  >  Rwanda  >  Kigali Province  >  Kigali
  • Phone Number: 250788303030

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