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78 Kampala Road, Kampala, Uganda
+256 41 4251694
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
18 Aug 2016
“Fresh, friendly, never had anything other than outstanding food and service”
2 Aug 2016
“Best Game Meat Eating SPOT!”
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78 Kampala Road, Kampala, Uganda
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Reviewed 18 August 2016

This little spot is a welcome respite for the weary missionary or humanitarian aid worker (as well as a popular place for the locals, of course). The setting is covered outdoor open-air with seasonal dishes and always lots of goat (it's a local thing). The...More

Thank ScottsdaleFoody2008
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Sam's restaurant on Kampala road is one of its Kind. I first went here with my guardian in 2000. And then went there with my fiancee and again we go here occasionally for a meal. The cousin at Sam's is very good and well prepared...More

Thank AffordableUganda
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Nice clean restaurant, good food and good prices. The food is delicious, nice outside sitting to enjoy the great weather in Uganda.

Thank Marie B
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Sam's is among my best restaurants in and around Kampala. It is situated along Bomba road after Equatorial hotel.

Thank Bird Uganda Saf... L
Reviewed 11 February 2016

This restaurant tacked away from the bustling street provided a serene environment for dining.I would recommend this for those who enjoy eating out.

Thank asiimwedenisk
Reviewed 17 March 2015

After ordering food and drink one of my friends jaw dropped, I said "What's up?" He said "Look at the kitchen" it was open plan with at least 25 rats running around the ovens and work surfaces. I grabbed my camera and I thought the...More

Thank Valhalla95
Reviewed 17 October 2014 via mobile

Sam's was the place to be. Good food, good service, good ambience, however the time I visited! Disappointed does not do my feelings justice. Simple orders were mixed up after dreary delays. Word was that the hands on owner had left and set up else...More

Thank Tumusiime K
Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

This was actually March 2004, 2005 & 2006! (The date button wouldn't go back that far lol!) I just saw the Trip advisor listing for this restaurant and memories flooded back! Frankly, the food was delicious, and the service excellent, as we where part of...More

Thank Andy G
Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

This is one of my favorite places ever! Very pleasant staff. Beautiful outside ambiance. Very delicious food. I love the lamb. First time I went in 2008 I was treated to this place by a real good dude by the name of Stanley. Went back...More

1  Thank Chege N
Reviewed 3 July 2013

Sam's used to be one of my favorite lunch stops in Kampala, but over the years it has become a little run down with a dip in quality though still on the expensive side. The food is still decent though, and worth a stop if...More

Thank Joshua R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Kampala Road, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 41 4251694
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