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Taste of Africa

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You have to try the Chips Masala they are amazing. I am a veggie only person and they had plenty of options for me. I took my leftovers home and my husband loved them. We are already planning to add this to our go-to list...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Amy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our waitress was from Kenya and I think the chef was also from Africa. This is an attractive restaurant in a suburban strip mall far from downtown Kansas City. We think it's a very nice place for lunch or dinner. We had lunch for about...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank John L
Reviewed December 1, 2018

I had the beef stew with cabbage and cornmeal mush. The mush comes out in a sizable brick that was very dry and could have used some maple syrup, though I doubt that's big in Kenya as I've never seen sugar maples there. The beef...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dskid
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

We ate there for a late lunch after a soccer match. The restaurant was not very busy and we were pleasantly greeted and seated. The food was served quickly. All of the meals we ordered--chick peas, beef stew, chicken stew and the masala chips were...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank 796joeg
Reviewed May 8, 2017

I pick out a new restaurant every month, and selected Taste of Africa for this month. The restaurant and decor itself is just ok, pretty typical for this area, but the food was new to me and tasted wonderful! I ordered the samosas as an...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank BZimm08
Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Please please please everyone visit this restaurant. I don't ever want them to go out of business. Unfortunately they are hiding in a little non descript strip mall off of 135th in Overland Park. This awesome little restaurant specializes in food from Eastern Africa and...More

Date of visit: February 2017
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Reviewed January 12, 2017 via mobile

Kalimingaro is the best platter ever. It Consist of deep fried fish ( African style) head on. Your choice of rise bread or fried plantain. The fish is fresh and clean and it taste wonderful. The staff are friendly and nice, they are very welcoming...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank ra5d3
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

We came on a Sunday when they had the buffet open with just about everything you would want to try.Fried fish,ugali,pilau(rice),stew african style, the list goes on and on.If you want to give your taste buds an excitement definately stop in and give this place...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Desiree M
Reviewed July 21, 2016

So glad I found this restaurant! We loved the food. So natural and fresh. No salty aftertaste. Since it was our first visit, the chef came out to our table to explain the different dishes and to make recommendations. We ordered vegetarian. Chef was so...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank HallMarkers
Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to this restaurant thinking it served Nigerian food. Even tho it catered to the East African delicacies, it was amazing!! From presentation to taste, everything about our entrees was wonderful!

Date of visit: July 2016
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