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africa bite

Kimihurura, Kigali, Rwanda
+250 788 685 184
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good47%
  • Average24%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“african food” (14 reviews)
“clay pots” (4 reviews)
“buffet” (33 reviews)
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African, Vegetarian Friendly
Kimihurura, Kigali, Rwanda
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant truly introduces you to Rwandan food which is what I liked about it. Food buffet style served in local clay pots and taste great!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank shammahv
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Our guide from Gorilla Trek Africa took us here for lunch on our way out of Kigali on the first day of our gorilla trek. The restaurant was small and had lovely seating in the garden. It was a serve yourself buffet type of arrangement...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Felicity S
Reviewed 20 February 2018

We enjoyed a very tasty lunch at the this restaurant which is situated in a converted residential house. The food is quite traditional and totally delicious washed down with the local Primus beer. The restaurant was full of locals which says a lot about its...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Jacinda R
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

A small 'home' like based buffet restaurant. Nice service, ability to eat inside with two more private groups like rooms and on outside terrace. A number of nice drinks available and the buffet provides a selection of nice Rwanda local food. Overall simple but clean...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Marsehv
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The food is served buffet style from clay pots and is okay. There is a limited selection. My husband enjoyed the food because he likes lamb. (One type of meat offered.) However, we were charged $25. USD per person, which is very expensive considering the...More

Date of visit: September 2017
3  Thank Diane_in_Austin
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I think Afrika Bite is as good as you can get in terms of food quality for buffets in Kigali. Great cost of only 3,500 RWF (cash or card)! The only reason I give it 4 stars is the lack of variety and I felt...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank lenaschulhofer
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Traditional food in a cozy atmosphere with great views. Very reasonable prices. Enjoy seating outdoors or inside home/restaurant.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Fossil67
Reviewed 4 March 2017

this is real African Food in Kigali!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! they cook food in African Tradition style and i have been here more than 10times and i Enjoyed everything in this Restaurant after serving yourself and found something delicious you can go and add it with no Extra...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank GoldenRw
Reviewed 31 January 2017

A nice family restaurant in Kigali. It is buffet with waiters getting your drinks. It is a great place to get lunch and some local flavor.

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Brendan K
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We were taken here to experience true local food. It was not a huge place, but if the weather was Ok you could eat outside. We ate inside. It was a buffet of truly local food. Some was bland and needed some extra pep (hot...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Ron M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kimihurura, Kigali, Rwanda
  • Location: Africa  >  Rwanda  >  Kigali Province  >  Kigali
  • Phone Number: +250 788 685 184
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