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Plot 23/25, Bandali Rise, Bugolobi, Kampala, Uganda
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good46%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
12 Jul 2017
“Place to be Friday nights”
4 days ago
“Excellent musical decor, and a very good gin and tonic”
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Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Plot 23/25, Bandali Rise, Bugolobi, Kampala, Uganda
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went on a Friday evening - had a very good table reserved for us. The food was good and there was more variety in the menu than in other similar venues locally - I had some excellent ribs. The band - Code 9 -...More

Thank FiYnysMon
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I have been on several Friday nights and really enjoy the barbecue dinner, meat is always perfectly done and the salad is fine too. The variety of cocktail drinks served is quite impressive.

Thank Jackie O
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Went on a Friday night with friends for a birthday celebration. We heard the music was really good and was looking forward to going. The decor inside was very well done. Unfortunately we were really squashed into the pre-booked area and you couldn't even move...More

1  Thank Peanut_face
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Was taken for a night to fill the live jazz band it was very nice worm and welcoming I did have pork ribs which were nice

Thank SalmonAN
Reviewed 6 July 2016

I was taken here by my Ugandan colleagues, but I noticed many tables with what appeared to be tourists, so this is a popular place with locals and visitors. The menu was basic—grilled meats and fries, and my meal (skewers of grilled beef) was tasty...More

1  Thank mchlwch
Reviewed 8 June 2016

I have always loved the African buffet at Jazzville. Very filing and the dishes are simple and well made - from Ugali to Chapati and Chicken, matoke, groundnut sauce and the sometimes goat stew, it goes straight to the heart. Furthermore, it's very affordable and...More

Thank UkrainianinAfrica201
Reviewed 17 April 2016

A wonderful first introduction to Kampala's quality and thriving supper club, jazz scene and entertainment industry that is like no other. Truly African but with a character and class of its own. Jazzville offers an 'all in one experience' of light dining, great service, superb...More

Thank BarryGE
Reviewed 10 April 2016

The service is good and the design of the reataurant is fine. Book a table and you will be seated near the stage. Come before 8 pm. Then you have time to eat before the music starts at 9 pm. There are plenty of drinks...More

Thank Sara S
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Went for the music, which was just as well as the food was disappointing. I made the mistake of having the Barbeque from outside - don't! Group vote: yes, we'd return but not for the food.

Thank Hugo S
Reviewed 8 February 2016

One of my favourite Friday night spots. Listening to the band with friends and eating good food. The cocktails are great too. Service is reasonable considering how busy it gets although it is worth booking a table in advance or turn up early otherwise you...More

Thank Maamamimi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plot 23/25, Bandali Rise, Bugolobi, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
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