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Piato Restaurant

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Plot 20 Lumumba Avenue | Nakasero, Kampala, Uganda
+256 31 2516388
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Today
07:00 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 23:00
Sat 08:00 - 01:00
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

They have a good restaurant for business lunch and comfortable sitting. This place is also good in the evenings for a light drink or dinner. Service team is polite and professional.

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Thank Okuti R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Piato is such a fun, family friendly restaurant. I love the different sections of the restaurant - the garden, formal dining setting but upstairs is my absolute favorite. I come here A LOT with my family, and they are yet to disappoint us. ALL and I mean ALL the salads are awesome, the Indian food is to die for as... More 

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Thank Michelle B
Kampala, Uganda
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Piato has a cool ambiance ample parking space. the food was just on point and the services are timely as well

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Thank ALLAN S
Kampala, Uganda
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Best place to rest while on your city tour and time in Kampala , with warm welcoming staff and delicious meals. a swimming pool, i like the set up

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Thank ugandacarrentals2016
Kampala, Uganda
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Located in the city centre but away from the real bustle. It is a great place to relax, have a good meal and catch up with your galfriends! The ambiance is great, the waiters are polite, the food is tasty but the portions are quite small :(

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Thank amateurT
Kampala, Uganda
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

This place, wow! let me start there. Quick service, good ambience and the best place to be for a good romantic evening. The food, oh my, am about to request for recipes. I had the best time ever, try it...let me hear your experience. Am sure it will be better than mine.

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Thank Doreen M
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8 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at the Piato & enjoyed it very much. The style the service & the embiance reminded me of the high standarts we've back home in the gastro business. Chilled glasses, soft music, well trained personal. The menu has a lot of variaties & is very inviting. We had the meat feast Pizza & the BBQ spear ripps.... More 

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Thank Jonathan Martin M
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

I went to this place and felt very disappointed with the food. The food had no seasoning I have to say this is not original Jamaican food. The menu was full of beef dishes mainly aiming at the Europeans. Did not have proper jerk or oxtail ackees n saltfish. Not sure. I the found the real deal in Metroplex shopping... More 

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Thank Collywoodtv
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Visited with my workmate and had a light snack for lunch and soft drinks. the staff are professional and the general set up of the place is cool.

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Thank Rukyamuzi D
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Visited this place on valentines but failed to find what I wanted on the menu. Menu was fixed with beef products which I do not eat, no chicken or veggies had to leave for a restaurant opposite called cafe mamba next time please have some chicken to your fixed menu not everyone eats beef

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Thank Akuku H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, French, African, Bar, International, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plot 20 Lumumba Avenue | Nakasero, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 31 2516388

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?