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Plot 171 Aminu Kano Crescent,, Abuja, Nigeria
+234 9 291 1002
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good54%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tikka” (5 reviews)
“curries” (5 reviews)
“nan bread” (4 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Plot 171 Aminu Kano Crescent,, Abuja, Nigeria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Okay, so my review might be biased since I am Indian. Have heard so much about Wakkis and their Indian food. Was actually very disappointed, have been to the restaurant twice. The service is actually quite terrible, you get better service if you are white!...More

1  Thank AAAKollamkulam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great Indian cuisine in Nigeria. The food tasted great. I enjoyed my eating experience. Price is reasonable

Thank Oluseyi B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An Indian African Fusion Cafe in Central Abuja This 'Booka' has been on site for as long as I can remember 15+ years Serving tandoori dishes Nigerian stylie Tasty and reasonably priced Service is a bit slow by European standards Good for business meetings during...More

1  Thank Jim-Hill47
Reviewed 6 November 2017

After a few days of deep fried everything it was a real treat to come and have a great meal in Wakkis, The food is varied and really tasty. The new building is great and the service excellent It has a good relaxed atmosphere which...More

1  Thank Basildar
Reviewed 6 November 2017

The food in this place was okay, but the time it takes to get the food is so long, it is almost not worth it. Though this is one of the better restaurants in Wuse so it is worth it if you order ahead of...More

Thank rushelle32
Reviewed 27 October 2017

if Indian or some Nigerian cuisine is your thing, try Wakkis. lovely atmosphere and the meal was good. i recommend a stop by and check it out.

Thank Christophernd
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

I first ate at the original Wakkis' location in 2000, then was a constant customer when living in Abuja. The new location is not as lively, but security very good. I go there every time on business to Abuja. The restaurant is always fantastic, service...More

Thank BatureGermany
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

In local parlance "Wakkis" simply means "good food in plentiful quantity". Wakkis menu is built around the "grill" and in this case the Tandoor. Good food in a relaxed environment and decor reminiscent of early colonial Nigeria. On this occasion I ordered the seafood soup...More

1  Thank Ade A
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is located centrally in Wuse 2, which is kind of like the middle of town, with a nice ambience and is mainly frequented by expats. It didn't take long for the food to be served after our order was placed... we were not...More

Thank Sandra N
Reviewed 3 October 2017

If you are a visitor in Abuja and you need varieties for your lunch or dinner (Ranging from India to Chinese) Wakkis is a place to visit

Thank rowlandolasunkanmia
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21 April 2015|
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Response from afons | Reviewed this property |
Standard Dinner for 2 can cost u between N3,000 - N6,000, depending on what you order for. Yes, u have the option of paying with your card. For the Sunday opening? Really not sure. Never been there on a Sunday. Hope you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plot 171 Aminu Kano Crescent,, Abuja, Nigeria
  • Location: Africa  >  Nigeria  >  Abuja State  >  Abuja
  • Phone Number: +234 9 291 1002
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