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The Bistro

15 Cooper Road | Kisementi,Kololo, Kampala 2550, Uganda
+256 757 247876
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“tapas” (8 reviews)
“bruschetta” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
15 Cooper Road | Kisementi,Kololo, Kampala 2550, Uganda
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1 - 10 of 239 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's one of those places you can sit and do your work the place has fast WiFi with a quite clientele and the orders are quick

Thank Raymond J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The bistro offers a variety of foods, making it a good place to visit with a bigger group. Vegetarian options are there too. Cozy to sit outside. Service was ok. We enjoyed our meals.

Thank Eefje V
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love the Bistro! It's a great location to grab a coffee, juice, or cocktail - alongside any of their delicious tapas or larger plates. Their wifi is reliable and the service is impeccable, as well. Highly recommend!

Thank Cate W
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

My fourth visit to Kampala and my fourth visit to this restaurant. It NEVER disappoints! Conveniently located across from the Arcadia Mall, this makes Uber pick up and drop off much easier and quicker. (Uber drivers tend to hang around this area) For as long...More

Thank kenkkchu
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a brunch while out shopping and touring the city. Excellent food, the bubbles given to us however was terribly sweet. Excellent that these guys donate to Hospice Uganda from their water sales

1  Thank edw421
Reviewed April 28, 2017

I got a warm welcome from the Manager and waiters. Ordered the Tilapia Papilotte which came with rice and a freshly-squeezed apple-passionfruit-orange juice. The food was excellent and the portions big. I asked for a take-home package and got it for an extra 1000 Ugx....More

1  Thank MaMguni
Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of the BEST restaurants in Kampala! From decor to ambiance, through to food and service! Nothing to be faulted. And hey, guess what? The manager is constantly visible! No surprise then, that The Bistro is so highly rated! Well done,...More

1  Thank John C
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

I had a nice coffee morning at this place a couple of times and a working lunch too. The coffee is always great. Staff are very friendly too. The salmon is good.

1  Thank poonambhatia1975
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Beautiful beautiful place in the middle of Kampala right across from the Acacia Mall, how nice to sink into the leather sofa inside and chill and enjoy healthy fresh food. Lots of vegetarian options as well as vegan. The avocado smoothie is a must.....Foodgasm :...More

1  Thank Nicoline P
Reviewed March 31, 2017

We enjoyed a lovely brunch with a glass of bubbly after some great shopping on Bukoto St at Kampala Fair, Good Glass and Kona.

1  Thank Cheryl B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $15
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Cooper Road | Kisementi,Kololo, Kampala 2550, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 757 247876
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