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Botanika

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Blvd de l'Uprona, Bujumbura, Burundi
226 792
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83 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

A peaceful and lonely restaurant with good food. They also offer best rooms in town for 90 USD. The location of this hotel Cum restaurant is also prime. Opposite side of the road is club havana. Next to it is Cafe Aroma.

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Thank Muhammad A
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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114 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

If you are in Bujumbura, and want to try out different food, this is your place. The atmosphere, ambience and food is great. They dont have an extensive menu, but the few options they have is absolutely amazing!! Its not too expensive, cost about 30$ for two persons, inclusive of juices and desert for one :) Go give it a... More 

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Irving, Texas
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Visited Botanika several times over the holidays while visiting my husband's family. Great food and a fabulous owner!! They also had steady wi-fi which I took advantage of several times to check email. Located in the popular downtown area, there is always someone to meet and enjoy conversation with. Definitely a must visit!!

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Thank Kerri M
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30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2015

I was staying at this hotel so I ate here frequently. The quality was good and tasty. I'll definitely eat (and stay!) here again.

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Thank GarethWEvans
Nairobi, Kenya
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54 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2014 via mobile

Great atmosphere, delicious food, friendly service. A good choice for dinner in Bujumbura on the main restaurant boulevard. Highly recommended

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Thank Guy K
London
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153 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2014

I had a wonderful brochette and a beer here. The food was very tasty. Service was super friendly and the staff were very accommodating looking after my bags for the brief time I was in town for. The garden is a nice calm place (at least during the day - i hear it can get noisy at night). I was... More 

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Thank Cyba
Lisbon, Portugal
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109 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Mushroom veggie burger, beet root mousse, salad, and fresh juice. Everything of really high quality. Service was excellent. The atmosphere is clean and welcoming - a great place to spend time with friends. Highly recommend.

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Thank Brenaj
Gammarth, Tunisia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2014

This is a great place for those who want something quick and cheap. The food is OK no alcohol customer are allow to bring their bottle of wine (no droit de bouchon).

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Thank Wilfrid A
New York City, New York
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100 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2014

Had a dinner there, was pretty good (not so much for the fish). Staff was very friendly. It is a very quite and intimate place.

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Thank isab10027
Bujumbura, Bujumbura, Burundi
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2014

i was impressed with the short menu and all food is available. quality of presentation and the test was good. Went for dinner with a friend it was nice. Friday is busy but the staff could still manage a smile.

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Thank John M

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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
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blvd de l'Uprona, Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Location: Africa  >  Burundi  >  Bujumbura Mairie Province  >  Bujumbura
  • Phone Number: 226 792

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