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Wasota African Cuisine

2323 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-4726
+1 512-565-3864
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“goat meat” (2 reviews)
“jollof rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.All hours
African, Vegetarian Friendly
2323 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-4726
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

My sister and I stumbled on to Wasota as we were driving around. Neither of us had ever had West African cuisine, but we were both willing to give it a try. The owner was very pleasant--he told us to eat first, and pay him...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

A little trip to Africa to shake up your taste buds! Lovely spices. One order was big enough for 2 people or even 3 light eaters. Or very tasty as leftovers.

Thank mapleRose
Reviewed 9 October 2016

My wife and I - in Austin for a wedding - found this by chance on Sunday afternoon and were very pleasantly surprised. The food was terrific! Don't be put off by the initial appearance of the food court! I had a goat platter with...More

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Wasota is part of a very nice and pleasant food truck patio. I tried the goat meet dish, and gotta say the cook was very kind, and the portion was quite large. However, be careful if you do not like spicy food (like me): even...More

Thank Diego M
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

This restaurant popped up so I visited and got take out. I used to live in Baltimore so I'm quite familiar with West African cuisine. This food superseded my expectations. Don't let the food truck fool you, I was shocked by the quality of the...More

2  Thank Lawsongems4
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Great African food truck on East 11th in Austin. There are a variety of dishes including vegetarian and vegan options. I had a platter of vegetables and it was great. The owner is awesome and service is great. This is a pretty awesome food truck...More

Thank catchyginger
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Wasota has moved to East 11th Street. It is in Kenny Dorham's backyard, which is a hidden gem. I have eaten there twice and both times had delicious food that is different than other trailers and restaurants I have been to. I also enjoyed talking...More

1  Thank janicefriesen
Reviewed 19 March 2015

Wasota African Cuisine was a food truck that I was more than excited to visit during my time in Austin. The man working the truck was extremely friendly and provided good service. Prices of the plates range from roughly $5-$15 depending on what you get....More

1  Thank Jelisafields
Reviewed 12 March 2015 via mobile

Went for a walk and stopped here to try is goods. Had the veggie platter w/ spice plantains, spinach and rice. The flavor a was excellent and portions were great. Will definitely be back. The owner is very nice.

Reviewed 26 April 2014

We had a hard time finding this place to try it. Seemed like this area may have more customers at other times, but it was Friday evening and just a few people out and about. We ordered right away and food takes a few minutes...More

Thank smoothiegirl
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2323 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-4726
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-565-3864
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Fresh cooked home style West African Cuisine. Vegan friendly. Casual, family and group.
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