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The Source Cafe

20 Main Street, Jinja 00000, Uganda
+256 43 4120911
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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20 Main Street, Jinja 00000, Uganda
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did not eat here, but did do some shopping. They have a great assortment of items for sale. It was fun to browse and choose gifts for family back home.

Thank A1804JIsharons
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely spot and decent food. The coffee was good and the milkshake AMAZING. Don't go if you are pushed for time as things happen slowly and it's such a great spot for people watching; relax and enjoy

Thank gwenniemay58
Reviewed 9 June 2017

The Source Cafe is a popular local spot for westerners and Ugandans alike. I had my first African Tea there. Three sips and I was hooked on it. Hands down, it was the best African Tea in Jinja. Later during the week, I ate lunch...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I am addicted to the juices and smoothies. Friendly staff and clean space. The back garden is perfect ig you need some peace from Main St. Internet is pretty ok and at least more than ok to send emails.

Thank VitaMSC
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Had a coffee one day and went back for a late Breakfast the next. Excellent food & Service Really liked the breakfast burrito (has another name). The African Coffee (Coffee, Hot Milk and Ginger) is outstanding

Thank TeeBow
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Our second Jinja trip in 4 months, and we returned to The Source cafe because it's so pleasant and lovely. The menu is limited and the service is slow, but if you have the time, this is a lovely place. Bring a book or a...More

Thank gilatoo
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

My friends and I always come to this little cafe after getting off the bus from Kampala or Mbale. It has a lovely, open atmosphere and big wooden tables, and has a great little boutique as well. Their iced lattes are wonderful and the juice...More

Thank Cate W
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

A lovely cafe for a well deserved drink or snack to give you that energy boost. House coffee is French roasted and delicious; served in a cafetière. The Guacamole and home made tortilla is good but always end up with more tortillas than guacamole. The...More

Thank Berni H
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Their meals are not so expensive and very good to eat, their coffee is one of the best i have had so far in my life

Thank SamuelSamsisma
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Visited for an official trip had a good crowd of customer.. nice capuchino over here never to miss capuchino if u get a chance to pass by...

Thank Cynthiachynn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$4
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Main Street, Jinja 00000, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Eastern Region  >  Jinja
  • Phone Number: +256 43 4120911
The Source Cafe was the first place in Jinja to offer internet access and great coffee. With our central location, stop by and let us help you navigate Jinja and find some good deals!
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