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“African Buffet with a Group”
Review of Chez John

Chez John
Ranked #46 of 151 Restaurants in Kigali
Cuisines: African
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Reviewed 14 February 2014

We took a business group here to experience African Buffet. It was satisfactory, but didn't blow us away. We were also there a little late, so much of the food had run out.

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Thank Lexi C
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Reviewed 9 February 2014

We went for lunch and the buffet was pretty bad. The food was bland and the meat dishes were very grisly with odd crunchy bits in it. Many of the dishes were already out by the time we arrived. The outdoor covered area was full of bugs (several of us were bitten by something that stung hard) and the service was slower than other places in Kigali.

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Thank TinainWonderland
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Reviewed 8 December 2013

Had lunch here today and I really enjoyed the African ambience and being away from the usual expat scene. A part for the long wait, the food was excellent and the waiter super nice!

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Thank Gaia G
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Reviewed 17 November 2013

Definitely on of the best african restaurants we have visited so far. You have to wait some to get your food but, if you have african food the waiting time comes with it, otherwise it isn't authentic !

We went there during our stay in Kigali in July 2012 and took the one our dish with sweet potatoes (patates douces), polici (quaker), chicken, sweet bananas (bananes plantains), ubugari, brochettes, ibitoki (green bananas), ibishyimbo (red beans) and of course rice and manioc.

It was a delight ! Order the local beer Mützig which is prepared with Sorghum, very tasty!

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Thank Shakur G
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Reviewed 11 July 2013

I was taken here lunchtime and was really pleased. It is a local restaurant providing a top quality buffet lunch at a very good price. All the food is fresh and nicely cooked.
I would recommend this for lunch or dinner. A hidden gem

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