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Boda Boda Restaurant, Bar & Lounge

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4th Floor, Garden City Mall | Yusuf Lule Road, Kampala, Uganda
+256 751 755320
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15 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

This restaurant is just OK, typical menu listing, average pricing, average service ....on a Friday evening, expect quite some noise fro the rather aloud music...

Thank Kenn_zo
London, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Bit of a pain to access through the mall, especially after leaving at night. Quite expensive and the beer is ALWAYS warm (they will give you a bucket of ice) but the vibe is cool, the views over the golf course are nice and its one of few bars in KLA that are quite 'out of the way' and not... More 

Thank Kampala_Hoop
Kampala, Uganda
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79 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2015

Eh, this place is fancy. literally. The seating is amazing,food is up there with the best food i have heard, they have a dance floor, a balcony...many balconies, epic artwork on the wall. It's classy and you won't find every Tom,dick and harry here. I love it!

Thank KingArtha
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119 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Boda Boda is the place you wish was discovered sooner for drinks and dancing. Trendy club with big dance floor. Lots of places to sit down, but the DJs didn't let that happen too often. Even has nice umbrella tables out on the terrace. So nice a group of us had our going away party that blew the roof off... More 

Thank Joel R
Kampala, Uganda
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2014

We went over on a chilly evening. The place is good especially for couples with spacious seating spaces. It has a very beautiful view of the golf course. We ate chips and fish and chicken and I have to say the food was very good. The staff is friendly. We liked the peaceful, serene atmosphere which is good for talking... More 

Thank erinesta
Nairobi, Kenya
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2013

If your are visiting Kampala, this is one spot you must visit. At the roof top with good music and food. The ambiance is just great. If you are with friends, you can sit outside and chat. With improvements in the quality of service, all will be great!

Thank Eric N
Johannesburg, South Africa
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40 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2013

Nice bar, decent music, great setting with outside seating. Quite expensive, with average service, but is a relaxing place. didn't eat here, just a couple of drinks after the Nawab Indian restaurant next door.

Thank dave2105
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2013

We stopped for lunch and enjoyed the outdoor seating with the umbrellas. Nice view of the golf course. Obscene background music was a bit of a damper but it wasn't loud and was easy to ignore. I got a burger which was good but a bit dry. Fries were good. Was excited for a cheeseburger but the cheese was tasteless... More 

Thank urlight
Carcavelos, Portugal
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58 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2013

Wonderfully decorated, with a great view and a selection of local and international food. Good music. Overall = Average.

Thank LFerreira1963
Copenhagen, Denmark
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69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2013

I went for dinner with GF one night and the food was horrible and had to be returned. We were offered free lunch by manager - but we havent dared to redeem. HOWEVER, the setting of the place is very nice and in the weekends it is a great place for drinks and dancing. They also have a delicious samosa... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, International, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4th Floor, Garden City Mall | Yusuf Lule Road, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 751 755320

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