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Brachetto Restaurant

N 147 Kg 5 Street | Near US Embassy in Kacyiru, Kigali 5033, Rwanda
+250 787 178 133
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (11 reviews)
“lemon sorbet” (2 reviews)
“tilapia” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 14:00All hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
N 147 Kg 5 Street | Near US Embassy in Kacyiru, Kigali 5033, Rwanda
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for lunch and were looking for something on the inexpensive side. If this is what you are looking for....skip this lovely restaurant. We opted for sandwiches, which were excellent. Having been told the prices were good, I must say we are a little...More

Thank lezmeg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here - turned out to be an excellent choice. The food was delicious, the wine list varied and the service very good. I hope to be back!

Thank EclecticGourmet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a business lunch that doesn't drag on too long, the buffet here is a definite winner. Also a good Werribee selection, by local standards.

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Style: restaurant (lunch, dinner) Price: slightly above average Service: ok Food: excellent Bathrooms: excellent Notes: although I did not have the lunch buffet, the sandwich I had was delicious! Generous helping of Parma ham and yummy flavours. The buffet was a popular option and by...More

Thank ExpatAnnette
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Brachetto offers high Italian cuisine in a beautiful setting. The service is pretty fast and the prices are in accordance with the quality of the food

1  Thank Albert587
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I have been to Brachetto before: always good, but this time the food and the wine were truly outstanding!

1  Thank Giova590501
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Glamorous without being pretentious, seamless service and divine food with a bigger portions than expected. We were celebrating a birthday and wanted a special place.Thank you to all staff absolutely perfect!

Thank marcelwollner3007
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This restaurant has a beautiful view of the city and the Italian food is quite good. It's quiet, which allows for good conversations, and the service is also good. I highly recommend it!

Thank smileyfacegrace
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

3 years ago Brachetto was clearly amongst the best restaurants in Kigali. But since then others good italian restaurants opened. I will recommend you to check if they have degustation and go for it, best value for money. Or going there for the lounge to...More

Thank Joli T
Reviewed 22 October 2017

My husband and I had a wonderful meal at Brachetto. The atmosphere is perfect for a relaxing dinner, as the vibe is chill and the service is attentive but not rushed. The menu was very much to our liking, as we chose a variety of...More

Thank Nanairen
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Questions & Answers
28 July 2015|
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Response from Andres B | Reviewed this property |
Payment is better done in RWF, however i'm sure they wouldn't mind accepting USD. Check with them before you sit down to eat/drink however.
26 March 2015|
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Response from Alessandro M | Property representative |
Hello! Yes we take VISA, MasterCard, Merci Alessandro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: N 147 Kg 5 Street | Near US Embassy in Kacyiru, Kigali 5033, Rwanda
  • Location: Africa  >  Rwanda  >  Kigali Province  >  Kigali
  • Phone Number: +250 787 178 133
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New place just open in Kigali, Mediterranean Food, Tapas and Cocktails selection available at the Bar. Wines list from Italy, France and Spain.
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