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#139 of 2,052 Restaurants in Denver
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2017 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $25
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African, Grill
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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NEW TO AFRICAN FOOD? TRY OUR WELCOME SAMPLE PLATE
jollof rice is cooked with tomato stew & vegetables
SAMPLE PLATE
Sample Plate #1
Spinach stew with chicken, slices of Plantains, one samosa (chicken or veggies) & Jollof rice
For One Person USD 20
Sample Plate #2
Chicken cabbage stew, African Bread & spinach stew, 2 samosa (chicken or veggies), plantains and jollof rice
For Two People USD 30
SAMPLE CUP OF STEWS
$20; Choose one: Plantains, bread or jollof rice
Chakaloka-Chic Pea with Mixed Vegetables
Cabbage, Spinach
SAMPLE CUP OF SOUPS
Peanut, Palm Soup & Light Soup
Choose one: Plantains, bread or jollof rice
USD 20
APPETIZERS
African Mixed Salad
Baked beans, sliced Tomato, sliced boiled egg, mixed salad with choice of ranch or vinaigrette dressing
USD 13
Denver Best Fried Chicken
4 big fried drumsticks with pepper sauce or tomato stew
USD 10
Turkey Gizzard Kebabs
deep fried gizzard w/ pepper sauce or tomato stew
USD 16
Samosa
Veggies (4 For) USD 5
Beef (4 For) USD 5
Lamb (3 For) USD 5
Chicken (4 For) USD 5
Akara / Koose
3 For USD 5
Turkey Wings
w/ pepper sauce or tomato stew
USD 13
Add for Ginger USD 1
Duck Wings
w/ pepper sauce or tomato stew
USD 13
Add for Ginger Sauce USD 1
Chicken Wings
w/ pepper sauce or tomato stew
8pcs For USD 8
Add for Ginger Sauce USD 1
Kelewele
Diced plantains mixed with ginger sauce before fried
USD 10
Suya Kebab Skewers
chicken or beef
USD 10
FISH SOUP
To go bowl $1. Add $5: Jollof Rice, Wakye Rice, White Rice or plantain; Choose 1 Type of Soup: Palm Nut Soup (spicy), Light Soup, Peanut Soup, Pepper Soup (Spicy); Jollof - jollof - rice is cooked with tomatoes stews & vegetable; Wakye - wakye rice is cooked with black eyed pea beans. Choose 1:
Whole / Fillet Tilapia, Salmon Fillet, Catfish Fillet
USD 17
Whole Red Snapper, Whole Catfish, or Whole Mackerel
USD 30
MEAT SOUP
To go bowl $1. Add $5: Jollof Rice, Wakye Rice, White Rice or plantain; Choose 1 Type of Soup: Palm Nut Soup (spicy), Light Soup, Peanut Soup, Pepper Soup (Spicy); Jollof - jollof - rice is cooked with tomatoes stews & vegetable; Wakye - wakye rice is cooked with black eyed pea beans. Choose 1
Lamb, Beef, Oxtail, or Chicken
USD 15
Assorted 3 Meat (Lamb, Beef, Oxtail, Chicken)
USD 22
Cow Feet or Beef Towel
USD 20
1 Type of Meat USD 32
Goat
USD 20
1 Type of Meat USD 30
Both Cow Feet & Beef Towel
USD 35
AFRICAN STEW DISHES
To go bowl $1. Jollof - jollof rice is cooked with tomatoes stew & vegetable: Wakye- Wakye rice is cooked with black eyed pea beans
Cabbage Stew [Spicy or Non- Spicy]
free 1 side: Plantain, Jollof Rice, Wakye (Wa-chi) Rice, white rice
With Chicken USD 16
Vegetarian USD 13
Goat USD 25
Beef, Lamb or Oxtail USD 20
Choose 3 Assorted Meat (Beef, Lamb, Chicken, Oxtail) USD 25
Spicy Curry Jerk [Habanero Spicy]
free 1 side: Plantain, Jollof Rice, Wakye (Wa-chi) Rice, white rice
With Chicken USD 16
Goat USD 25
Beef, Lamb or Oxtail USD 20
Choose 3 Assorted Meat (Beef, Lamb, Chicken, Oxtail) USD 25
Tomato Stew [Spicy or Non- Spicy]
free 1 side: Plantain, Jollof Rice, Wakye (Wa-chi) Rice, white rice
With Chicken USD 16
Goat USD 25
Beef, Lamb or Oxtail USD 20
Choose 3 Assorted Meat (Beef, Lamb, Chicken, Oxtail) USD 25
Coconut Stew [Spicy or Non- Spicy]
free 1 side: Plantain, Jollof Rice, Wakye (Wa-chi) Rice, white rice
With Chicken USD 16
Goat USD 25
Beef, Lamb or Oxtail USD 20
Choose 3 Assorted Meat (Beef, Lamb, Chicken, Oxtail) USD 25
Chakalaka Stew [Spicy or Non- Spicy]
chic peas & mixed veggies; free 1 side: Plantain, Jollof Rice, Wakye (Wa-chi) Rice, white rice
With Chicken USD 16
Vegetarian USD 13
Goat USD 25
Beef, Lamb or Oxtail USD 20
Choose 3 Assorted Meat (Beef, Lamb, Chicken, Oxtail) USD 25
Yassa Stew [Spicy or Non- Spicy]
onions & Dijon mustard; free 1 side: Plantain, Jollof Rice, Wakye (Wa-chi) Rice, white rice
With Chicken USD 16
Goat USD 25
Beef, Lamb or Oxtail USD 20
Hoose 3 Assorted Meat (Beef, Lamb, Chicken, Oxtail) USD 25
Spinach Stew [Spicy or Non- Spicy]
free 1 side: Plantain, Jollof Rice, Wakye (Wa-chi) Rice, white rice
With Chicken USD 16
Vegetarian USD 13
Goat USD 25
Beef, Lamb or Oxtail USD 20
Choose 3 Assorted Meat (Beef, Lamb, Chicken, Oxtail) USD 25
AFRICAN STEW DISHES - ADD-ONS
Bread
USD 5
Plantains
USD 5
Rice
USD 5
Moimoi
USD 5
AFRICAN STEW DISHES - ADD-ONS SOUP
$5
Peanut Soup
Palm Nut Soup
Light Soup
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Reviewed February 23, 2020

This is an African restaurant which is not too common in US. Food was typical African style in presentation and in taste. We were on a business visit with my Nigerian colleagues. It is a small restaurant and I understand was run by Ghanaian family....More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed January 20, 2020

Wonderful time at lunch here. Trying new foods was very fun and the owner came and introduced herself. Lovely plac.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed October 27, 2019

Super-friendly staff, delicious and filling comfort food. I had the one-person sample meal, as it was my first visit, and I was very pleased.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 1, 2019

Not easy to see from Kipling but well worth driving back to get to it. The moment you walk in you’ll be impressed with just how the food smells. The staff are super friendly and welcoming. The menu offers a wide variety of very authentic...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 3, 2019

If you've had Ethiopian food and think you know all there is about African cuisine, think again! African Grill and Bar specializes in Ghanaian and other African fare, and there is much to discover here. The menu is extensive; I was stunned by all the...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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African G, Owner at African Grill and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2019

Thanks dear, God richly bless you and have a wonderful day

Reviewed August 12, 2019 via mobile

I lived in Ghana for two years, and am always excited when I have a chance to eat good Ghanaian food in the US. And friends, this was perfect Ghanaian food. The fufu with groundnut soup, pounded yam with vegetable stew, and friend plantains were...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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African G, Owner at African Grill and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2019

Thanks dear, God richly bless you all

Reviewed July 2, 2019

I first went to the African on Tower Road near DIA. What an interesting and pleasant surprise. The fusian between African and Caribbean tastes was extraordinary. I knew that Jamaican/Island food was influenced by its African origins, but this restaurant (there are two) brings the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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African G, Owner at African Grill and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2019

Thanks dear, God richly bless you and have a wonderful night

Reviewed June 12, 2019

Had a quick meal before flying out. Wish we had more time before our flight so we wouldn't have been so rushed and could have enjoyed a proper meal. We ordered the fried chicken drumsticks and vegetable samosas. Both dishes were well prepared. The drumsticks...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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African G, Owner at African Grill and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2019

Thanks, God richly bless you

Reviewed January 11, 2019

I had heard of this restaurant a few years ago, but finally made plans to visit. I wish I would have started going sooner! I ordered chicken drumsticks, jollof rice, plaintains, and a salad. My friend had chicken wings, rice w/ black-eyed peas, and tomato...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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African G, Owner at African Grill and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2019

Thanks for giving us the chance, and also your kind words, God richly bless you all and have a wonderful day.

Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

My kids and I are preparing for a trip to Ghana in the next couple of months and I am wanting to get their taste buds adjusted to the flavors of west African food. We went to dinner there last night and ordered beef samosas,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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