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Just Kicking

Bukoto Street | near Acacia Mall, Kampala 2708, Uganda
+256 772 096026
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“jk” (4 reviews)
“beer” (6 reviews)
“wimbledon” (2 reviews)
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Bar, International, Barbecue, Pub
$$ - $$$
Bukoto Street | near Acacia Mall, Kampala 2708, Uganda
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Watched the 2017 Wimbledon final here with a nice cold beer and freshly made, stone baked pizza! Can't go wrong! Really chilled and fun atmosphere. The bar is quirky and colourful, very friendly staff, great location near Acacia Mall. Cheap, cheerful and lively- the best...More

Thank AmbsMartin
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Loved the vibe here for a live show. Lots of fun into the wee hours of the morning. Drinks fairly priced. Great crowd. Pool in the back. Plenty of transport.

Thank Kelley L
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The Just Kicking i was familiar with was at Kisementi and i love it in my night life. Then it was demolished and i recently realised they had a new location. So i went back to evoke some dejavu. For beer drinkers its okay a...More

Thank Deryck T
HabanaGroupGM, Manager at Just Kicking, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thanks for your review. Spread the word. Cheers

Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice and lively place. I went there on a Saturday evening to watch some football. Atmosphere is great, staff very nice and food is good! Will be back if I have the occasion

Thank rouxm1
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Love the new JK's great spot to have a beer in the evening and the food is not bad either. I would recommend the beef skewers can't remember what they call them on the menu but they tasted great.. all in all a Fantastic experience

Thank Ravi V
Reviewed 20 September 2016

It is a comfy sports bar with large screens ideal for watching popular sports in a comfy bar environment. It attracts a decent crowd.

Thank bnmuchilwa
Reviewed 13 September 2016

If you're not into sophistication and all you need is friends to have a good time,then this is the bar for you. There is nothing special about this sports bar apart from the fact that you can watch almost any type of sport here...it is...More

Thank enid D
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Just Kicking is Now Closed. It was razed to the ground last month. Just Kicking was the first true Sports Bar in Kampala. Am sure many have happy memories to share. So, I give it an Excellent rating, not based on recent form, but in...More

Thank Sheila A
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Not that that's unique in Kampala, but it definitely had an unpretentious feel and prices aren't bad for being next to Acacia mall. Sometimes the music is a bit loud a bit early

Thank erinyamaoka
Reviewed 5 July 2015

pizza and food good and reasonable. great for watching sport. ?spirits watered down...... that would be the only complaint

Thank Brenda M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Bar, International, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bukoto Street | near Acacia Mall, Kampala 2708, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 772 096026
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Re-opened at Bukoto Street - opposite Asiatic Sports.
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