We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bourbon Cafe

Union Trade Center, Kigali, Rwanda
Review Highlights
Stopped for a quick caffeine refurl

Stopped with a group of 6 to get a coffee, the host (Sandra) was very good and made a large table... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Adam L
Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
via mobile
Very good drinks and small bites variety

I liked that cafe a lot. There are: stable wifi, a very good selection of Rwandan coffees, tea... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Nuremberg, Germany
Read all 39 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
7 Aug 2017
“Stopped for a quick caffeine refurl”
21 Jun 2017
“Very good drinks and small bites variety”
Union Trade Center, Kigali, Rwanda
Write a ReviewReviews (39)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped with a group of 6 to get a coffee, the host (Sandra) was very good and made a large table and made us feel welcome. Some had a 'Rwandan coffee' which is a latte with ginger. Quite an experience when the ginger hits your...More

Thank Adam L
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I liked that cafe a lot. There are: stable wifi, a very good selection of Rwandan coffees, tea, milkshakes, small bites. The staff is friendly, polite and quick. The view over the city and the overall interior were very cosy. For me a very convenient...More

Thank Ralitsa_nbg
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Usually fly in in the evening from the US and head for UTC for shopping and airtime. My last stop is at Burbon. It is open until 10 pm and I love their spaghetti with a chapati. I find the smoothies on the expensive side...More

Thank Casaamazi
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We actually enjoyed coffees and lunch and 2 different Bourbon Cafes in Kigali and liked both of them.

Thank nmbolters
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I just love this place. Service is great and friendly staff. I went there many times. They have the best hot chocolate drink I must say.

Thank Lance_Kerwin
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Excellent service. I was impressed by the quick and ontime service. Keep it up @bourbon coffee Rwanda

Thank Nezasafaris
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I visited the Bourbon Cafe where the old Nakumatt was located. I had a slice of apple pie and requested a scoop of vanilla ice cream to be added. I enjoyed the pie very much and the ice cream tasted good too. The lady server...More

1  Thank ESalvador
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Had coffee and a bite to eat, food was good. WiFi was nonexistent. Service however was good. When I tried to add a tip to the final bill and pay for everything with my card I was told that tips need to be given in...More

Thank Rakgadi18
Reviewed 25 November 2016

The staff is usually friendly, so apologies to you guys, but come one: over priced bland food in a sterile mall environment: it's everything that's wrong with globalization. And then there is the juices: you know what an orange juice is going to cost you...More

1  Thank Barrett_Nash
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and excellent service . Fantastic view from the back . My first visit here . The centre was not much . But the coffee was to die for .

Thank shar50hawkhurst
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
135 reviews
1.33 km away
207 reviews
.18 km away
Zuri Hotels & Resorts Ltd
104 reviews
1.09 km away
105 reviews
1.06 km away
Nearby Attractions
Inema Art Center
466 reviews
1.45 km away
Ivuka Arts Centre
69 reviews
1.42 km away
Ivuka Arts Kigali
15 reviews
1.42 km away
Yego Arts studio
12 reviews
.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Bourbon Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines