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Baobab House

Commercial Street | Near To The Castle, Cape Coast, Ghana
+233 54 043 6130
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“pineapple” (9 reviews)
“juice” (18 reviews)
“tofu” (5 reviews)
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African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Commercial Street | Near To The Castle, Cape Coast, Ghana
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really liked my 3-days stay at Baobab House. The staff is very friendly and helpful, food unique, double bedroom simple but cozy. Bathrooms are clean. Baobab House is located 2min walk from Cape Coast Castle, what makes it a perfect spot for tourists.

Thank Marta W
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Baobab is a small restaurant with just a few outdoor tables that is popular with foreign tourists. The menu has many interesting things to eat and drink and the three of us each enjoyed our different choices, all of which were reasonably priced.

Thank RichT529
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I was so excited to find a vegetarian restaurant after spending 3 months in Ghana. I was slightly disappointed that my first 3 choices where not available (not tofu, pizza, smoothies, or yam) but we enjoyed our salad and sandwich (the other food I ordered...More

Thank Monica Y
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is managed by a NGO. Eat here is the same as doing charity for children. The price is really affordable and really great for a vegetarian. They offer different special local menu daily. Its located just 3 minutes away from the cape coast...More

Thank Razaq A
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This was so freaking good! My mom and husband are vegetarians and they had a blast! Tomato soup, red red was good, veggie pizza was good. Pancakes were vegan and whole-wheat flour so just expect that. The drinks omg morinaga ginger and pineapple was so...More

Thank sleeseals
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved this place ! Food was amazing great prices and love the ethos about the place will definitely be going back would even love to get involved with the foundation.

Thank Lizzie7508
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We came here for the food for breakfast and I would recommend the pancakes and the omelette. The shop was fun ad interesting.

Thank Jackie C
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Very unique place in Ghana, an ideological vegetarian restaurant and more. The food is so so, but the drinks are great. I'll come again

1  Thank amimehl
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Nicely spiced food, friendly staff and one of the cheaper places in Cape Coast. Very good. Would definately recommend!

Thank athina v
Reviewed 27 April 2017

There is a good variety of vegetarian and vegan food, although it's not always all available. Very reasonably priced and the profits go to a community projects. The juices are good. I love the yam balls, but they didn't have any left last time I...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:45 PM
9:00 AM - 5:45 PM
9:00 AM - 5:45 PM
9:00 AM - 5:45 PM
9:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Commercial Street | Near To The Castle, Cape Coast, Ghana
  • Location: Africa  >  Ghana  >  Central Region  >  Cape Coast
  • Phone Number: +233 54 043 6130
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The small Vegetarian Restaurant is the perfect place to rest during your visit in Cape Coast. It lies between the Castle and the Market amidst the busy town. Our patio, built in traditional style, has a nice view over the sea and the busy Commercial Street. Friendly students of our school learn catering, cooking and practice their English. Together with our cook Christie, the students prepare delicious healthy vegetarian meals, snacks and juices. Our dishes with fresh tofu, soy and wheat chunks or oyster mushrooms are the specialty of our restaurant. Vegetable Pies, Banana Cakes and Coconut Cakes are all made with whole-wheat flour. Fresh Pineapple-Moringa Juice, Bisap or Ginger Juice are a must if you visit the Baobab Vegetarian Moringa Restaurant.All vegetables we use are washed in saltwater and many come from the school-owned Organic Farm.
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