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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%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“tapas” (9 reviews)
“burger” (16 reviews)
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Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15 Cooper Road | Kisementi,Kololo, Kampala 2550, Uganda
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Really nice place to sit with friends for a drink/ bite, or alone to get some work done during the day. Especially enjoy the patio. Gorgeously done. Great menu for both food and drinks with something for everyone but not so much you're overwhelmed. Decently...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I had a bit of spare time recently after doing some early evening shopping at Acacia Mall, and decided to have a light meal before heading back to my hotel. I strolled up the street outside of the mall and soon saw the sign showing...More

Thank paulzelie
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This restaurant is in the heart of bustling " Kisementi". It can be difficult to find parking but once there you will not be disappointed. The service is attentive and the food served is tasty fusion fare. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner . The...More

Thank Liz T
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Was in the Kololo area and had a visitor staying nearby and I suggested we meet for lunch at The Bistro. I've been several times to the Bistro so it's not new to me. What I like is sitting on the verandah overlooking the mall...More

Thank Abid A
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Good food, varied menu: tapas, burgers, pasta, curries. Attentive service. Especially Ibrahim. Good cappuccino too.

Thank CSFury
Reviewed 21 September 2017

The food was very good, presented beautifully. The waiter efficient and attentive. We chose to eat inside and were very happy with this choice (no mosquitoes, lots of space). Actually I'd like to go back there before I leave.

Thank Elana O
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We had the onion rings, a Cobb salad, kids meal and nachos. All very good, with some parts being exceptional. We look forward to next time.

Thank Shaun H
Reviewed 20 July 2017 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 7 July 2017 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 30 June 2017

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

Thank Windsurfingsadlers
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
8:00 am - 10:30 pm
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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