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The Bistro

15 Cooper Road | Kisementi,Kololo, Kampala 2550, Uganda
+256 757 247876
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“tapas” (8 reviews)
“bruschetta” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:30All hours
Bar, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
15 Cooper Road | Kisementi,Kololo, Kampala 2550, Uganda
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Centrally located in Kololo, The Bistro is an oasis for international food. Quick and very polite service, lovely decor, wifi and anove all great food.

Thank kekecutas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was my first time visiting 'The Bistro', and it was a great experience. Waiters were extremely polite, the location is great, atmosphere was very relaxing, food was amazing.

Thank Jase9D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Often eat here at lunch time and some evenings when in Kampala. Food is great Staff are excellent Great location

Thank Windsurfingsadlers
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

It's one of those places you can sit and do your work the place has fast WiFi with a quite clientele and the orders are quick

Thank Raymond J
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

The bistro offers a variety of foods, making it a good place to visit with a bigger group. Vegetarian options are there too. Cozy to sit outside. Service was ok. We enjoyed our meals.

Thank Eefje V
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love the Bistro! It's a great location to grab a coffee, juice, or cocktail - alongside any of their delicious tapas or larger plates. Their wifi is reliable and the service is impeccable, as well. Highly recommend!

Thank Cate W
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My fourth visit to Kampala and my fourth visit to this restaurant. It NEVER disappoints! Conveniently located across from the Arcadia Mall, this makes Uber pick up and drop off much easier and quicker. (Uber drivers tend to hang around this area) For as long...More

Thank kenkkchu
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a brunch while out shopping and touring the city. Excellent food, the bubbles given to us however was terribly sweet. Excellent that these guys donate to Hospice Uganda from their water sales

1  Thank edw421
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I got a warm welcome from the Manager and waiters. Ordered the Tilapia Papilotte which came with rice and a freshly-squeezed apple-passionfruit-orange juice. The food was excellent and the portions big. I asked for a take-home package and got it for an extra 1000 Ugx....More

1  Thank MaMguni
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of the BEST restaurants in Kampala! From decor to ambiance, through to food and service! Nothing to be faulted. And hey, guess what? The manager is constantly visible! No surprise then, that The Bistro is so highly rated! Well done,...More

1  Thank John C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
08:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Cooper Road | Kisementi,Kololo, Kampala 2550, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 757 247876
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