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Gattomatto

Bar, Pub, European
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2 Bandali Rise, Kampala, Uganda
+256 750 424344
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09:00 - 03:00
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 03:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

If you come in a group they will add additional food items and drink items to your bill, happens every time and although I enjoy the music the rip off just gets annoying.

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Thank Fraser H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

After the change of the management from Italian to Eritrean, this nice in the past place has lost everything. Still good place for drinks and music, but food is terrible, except maybe pica. In general - poor service, management and overpriced menu. I would not suggest this place.

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Thank Alexey L
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Good pizza, great place to chill on the weekend, Good service, many tables, Nice lokal place to enjoy A Beer

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Thank Marianne-ohl
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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

This place has very good ugandan live band which makes everyone dance. Enjoyed looking at happy people and watching their happy performance. Beers are reasonably priced. Didn't try their food yet. Place looks alright in the night time.

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Thank Ravi M
Kampala, Uganda
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

Popped in to Gattomatto again out of Nostalgia. Once again management has changed hands. With it, went the customer service we used to know. Ordering lunch from the same menu of old, obviously the new chef was not familiar with stir fry cooking. The beef stir was so tough, over cooked and bouncing off my teeth. Worse still the Eritrean... More 

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Thank Sheila A
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

One hour to wait for food, very bad management , had chat with chef, says rice has finished! Beef Panini not toasted, unbelievable slow service, will not come back again

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1 Thank Tim B
Kampala
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

This place is excellent if you want to experience live entertainment in Kampala. I've been there on several occasions listening to various Jazz bands and every time has been an enjoyable evening. Seating arrangement is good and spacious, but limited. I advise to show up early to secure a good seat/table. Staff is very attentive and quick. Not every night... More 

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Thank BandaInns
Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

Nothing special beyond what is needed - easy ordering, reasonable wing time, eatable food and prompt payment of the bill. And it is quiet.

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Thank Itsmorning
Kampala, Uganda
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8 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2015

The environment is very nice and relaxing and opposed to the lively Mall on the other side of there street.

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Thank Hjelmen65
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

There is a great ambiance to the place, very dimly lit with candles and fairly lights. The service is attentive and excellent. Bands play Wednesday and Fridays I was told it's otherwise quiet. Chairs and tables are low, perhaps too low (coffee table height) for my liking for eating purposes. The food is basically good but the menu is not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Groups
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 03:00
Thursday
09:00 - 03:00
Friday
09:00 - 03:00
Saturday
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Bandali Rise, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 750 424344
Description
https://www.facebook.com/GattoMatto.Kampala

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