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Cafe Javas

$$ - $$$Cafe, European,
40-42 Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda
+256 39 3202296
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (35 reviews)
“cakes” (20 reviews)
“fries” (20 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40-42 Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is of a good standard offering good service and fair prices. Have been using this venue for a while now. The tea is freshly made and the food is tasty

Thank Pat J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Every morning from 6am - this provides you with fresh maked coffee and breakfast of high quality. Best start of the day!!

Thank Brian Sønderby S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cafe Java's started out as a small snack shop within city oil petrol stations but boy did they refine the art of fine dining on a budget. They have such great ambiance, a fantastic team of well train staff and a selection of great affordable...More

Thank Kuvu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

European feel to this cafe that has fantastic coffee, a superb menu, massive portions, all priced really fairly...they have a few locations in Kampala and it is worth the visit...the staff are super helpful, I highly recommend this place!

Thank Briggey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Place available in multiple locations, is good for a few meetings over coffee and some snacks. Often you may feel the service staff is aloof but that's part of their regular work routine, better to order all you want in one go.

Thank Girish H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are many cafe Javas in Kampala. I like the one in garden city. If u like different types of milkshakes, iceteas, smoothies that's the place to go. Every time u can pick something different and you won't be disappointed. Food is good too. Curries,...More

Thank Stalena
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Something l loved most was there mango maddness. Sort tacous.. Ohh God.have gat to go back soon.. My baby gal always asks me to bring with me a mango maddness each time l come home

Thank mbdanson55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

T Oreo ice cream is the best and the pizza was delicious to and gues wat the stewards where also so helpful

Thank MuwaMartin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here more times than i can remember. My go to restaurant anytime . I have to even prevent myself sometimes. They have a variety of foods and drinks. Can not say it all. You have to try it out yourself, i am...More

Thank purplegreenpearls
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been once on a business trip. Good food, coffee and fresh juices at reasonable prices for the location.

Thank Graham C
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Edwin L
April 16, 2017|
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Response from Deryck T | Reviewed this property |
This is Mandela's business maybe if you gave him a good deal. he might allow. Thats all i can say for now till i get information from a trusted source
November 11, 2016|
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Response from Salman A | Property representative |
Hi Raninii, Yes the management allows outside cakes for birthday celebrations. Please remember to call in advance to reserve a table. You can get the numbers to call at our Cafe Javas website. Enjoy your weekend and see... More
March 25, 2016|
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Response from BAISWIKE | Reviewed this property |
I would advise you visit the outlet and get to see the options they have. For i believe you cannot be disappointed by what they have for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-42 Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 39 3202296
  • E-mail
Cafejavas is a full-service, quick-casual, coffee-themed restaurant chain in Kampala Uganda. It provides the perfect refuge from a busy days shopping or a quick break from the office. It is where Kampala goes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee and pastries. Menu items are specifically designed to meet the needs of just about everyone looking for a friendly informal dining experience. Great emphasis is put on customer service. The staff are highly skilled, trained and experienced in the hospitality industry. We commit to great food, great coffee, great service, an experience that will make you long for more.
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