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Restaurant l'Epicurien Kampala

34 Off Windsor Cresent | Kololo, Kampala, Uganda
+256 705 079381
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“escargot” (2 reviews)
“duck breast” (2 reviews)
“frog legs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
34 Off Windsor Cresent | Kololo, Kampala, Uganda
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I didn't want to return to this place after having terrible spare ribs last time but my colleague had booked. I thought I would play safe with lasagne but it had been reheated as the top was over brown and the bottom was rock hard....More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We went as a group of 6 for dinner in January 2018. let me preface this by saying the ambiance is excellent. The food however was all disappointing: 4/6 dishes were so salty that they were inedible. the manager tried to address this by offering...More

Thank Patricia l
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Beautiful restaurant; great ambiance. Would definitely recommend for a quiet romantic evening. Great food with good portion sizes. The pork was a little too fatty but very well prepared (slid off the bone), fish portions were on the smaller side but also well prepared, potatoes...More

Thank Samantha256
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I dined with my husband a few days ago. Yes, we found this place romantic, too: a red rose on our table, nice tablecloth and napkins, quiet music, dim light. Service was friendly. The presentation of our main courses was pretty (photo attached) and both...More

Thank greylourie
Reviewed 10 August 2017

An evening out with friends. Thought it would be a usual over-priced, over-promised dinner out BUT were pleasantly surprised. The Escargots, Steaks and Wine was all great quality............and the service was happy and efficient. Will definitely go there again if I wanted a more formal...More

Thank worldpilgrim2016
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Nice Restaurant with outside alfresco dining areas under individual gazebos for romantic dining. Typical french food and wines and friendly service.

Thank Marc F
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The pros : nice setting, despite the loud music from the lounge next door. fairly quick service. The cons : disappointing food, despite a fairly interesting menu. Started duck terrine was nothing extraordinary. Duck breast was totally overpowered by a sauce too sweet, green pepper...More

Thank Olivier B
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Well I had checked out a restaurant around Kampala and out of the many options I chose L'Epicurien,hhhhhmmmm I loved my lyonnaise prk chops and the cocktail drink. It was a lovely evening I must say;superb

Thank Jacox F
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We stumbled upon l'Epicurien as the beer garden we were going to visit was closed. Beautiful gazebos in a garden. Blown away by the extensive menu! Food was excellent, fillet cooked to perfection and banana flambé dessert was yummy. Prices were on the high side...More

Thank YoliMB
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely garden setting with really friendly, helpful servers. Blown away by the menu! Wow! We had fillet and pork ribs, both meals were perfectly prepared and scrumptious. Banana flambe and the chocolate mousse steered us away from the very impressive ice cream menu. Will have...More

Thank YMBCapeTown
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10 February 2017|
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Response from Grace E | Reviewed this property |
It's basically Italian but with some nice twists
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Off Windsor Cresent | Kololo, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 705 079381
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