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Gately on Nile

47 Nile Crescent, Jinja, Uganda
+256 43 4122400
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good56%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
11 Apr 2018
13 Aug 2017
“Really wanted to like it yet disappointed”
Restaurant Hours
Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
47 Nile Crescent, Jinja, Uganda
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

My sister and I stopped by and were drawn in by the gardens and sofas...a lovely place for a drink!!

Thank kristineacc1
Reviewed August 13, 2017

We were a part of 5. Pleasant atmosphere. We arrived early in the evening around 7 and there were not many there. 3 of us ordered tilapia and 10 minutes later they informed us they only had enough for 2. I subsequently ordered a fillet...More

Thank MetsNYC
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

Six of us dined at the Gately on a Wednesday night. The atmosphere is very pleasant, and we sat outdoors under a thatched hut. The drinks were good. The food was tasty, but they were out of several things we ordered. Also, the food does...More

Thank Peter J
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Went here off a local expat's recommendation and was underwhelmed. Large portions of decent food, but service was lacking. Nice enough and seemed to start well with the waitress getting our orders quickly, but down hill after that. The staff disappeared once we received our...More

Thank Rei R
Reviewed April 29, 2016

Nice and chilled out and lots of drinks and food choices to be made..... mid range in price and nice staff too. Thank you.

Thank Bayliss5
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Nice staff and good accommodation. The service was very good and the food was ok. It was relaxing but slightly over priced.

Thank Gerry C
Reviewed March 9, 2016

this was a lovely place with a boma restaurant in the grounds of the B+B also open to non residents....the food was well prepared and the fish delicious...we were only there one night so difficult to judge how this restaurant compared to others in the...More

Thank olive c
Reviewed February 16, 2016

The food is good, the tables are in the middle of a garden, so at night there are a lot of mosquitoes. It also gets a little dark, if you are not used to candle light (in Uganda electricity is scarce, so many places use...More

Thank Luciana C
Reviewed January 6, 2016

The atmosphere was good outside the restaurant. I and my friends spent 30-40 minutes for dinner and it was nice.

Thank Lydia S
Reviewed July 30, 2015

This a great accommodation and eat out place. While in Jinja ask no further, simply the rooms are very good, the food is great all at an affordable price.

Thank VinceTours U
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 Nile Crescent, Jinja, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Eastern Region  >  Jinja
  • Phone Number: +256 43 4122400
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Jinja's special Continental Restaurant offering fine dining with additional authentic Thai Cuisine. Relax on the sprawling terrace enjoying the tranquil exotic gardens or African night sky views. Romantic candle lit ambience with warm and friendly staff.
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