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Cafe Javas

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€€ - €€€
Cafe, European, Contemporary
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40-42 Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda
+256 41 4235135
06:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 00:00
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Kampala, Uganda
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great food and with a wide variety, excellent service and cool atmosphere. Food us brought in time. Ample parking

Thank Jovia N
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16 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

As always cafe Javas food is unrivaled and this time I decided to try out the jack chicken pizza which was surprisingly good and enjoyed it with the vanilla milkshake. I must say the service from the first waitress was not good but that was changed after we requested and we got really good service in the end! Would definitely... More 

Thank Ngugi J
Level Contributor
3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We wher food poisned in Kampala, And the manager on the cafe javas newer comeback on ower complains. We hade 2 suck days Becos of them. Not wery professionell ! Fredrik Marthan Schutz

Thank Marthan S
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

been there several times,,Great Food and excellent Service ,, nice ambiance ,, keep it upp.. we do frequent Visits..

Thank DhavM
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Javas is in a small mall that has money exchanges, clinic, and supermarket. It is very clean and well lit. The clientele appear to be mainly tourists or other Americans/Europeans. The selections are nice for drinks as well as the food. The pricing is also very reasonable. It is well staffed and the staff is continuously working to serve... More 

Thank reb-boulder
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have a very good restaurant in Kampala I had some lunch but cafe Java gave me what I expected to have and the money is with in with in reach it is relatively a very good restaurant.

Thank luyimbazi
Seattle, Washington
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not super impressed. Had the chicken burger and it was a bit overwhelming and the restaurant itself was roasting and super load because of the road next to it. Not the greatest place to work remotely, lots of better options in Kampala.

Thank ladyswashbuckler
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Coffee was good, and decent sandwiches. They also have the combo offer which is reasonably priced. It also provides Internet.

Thank RRSevak
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Place is located in nakumat oasis mall. Ambience is is good with different sitting spots indoor and outdoor,staff is friendly helpfull and well dressed. Food and drinks are awesome you can try different moctails (place doesnt offers beer or alcohal). You can get anything from 🍕, pasta, thai and indian food. Best time to visit is anytime of the day.... More 

Thank Sandeep R
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2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good restaurant with variety dishes, Strategically positioned in Kampala Perfect for traveling community

Thank Maruhe K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cafe, European, Contemporary
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-42 Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 41 4235135
Cafejavas is a full-service, quick-casual, coffee-themed restaurant chain in Kampala Uganda. It provides the perfect refuge from a busy days shopping or a quick break from the office. It is where Kampala goes for breakfast, lunch, dinner, coffee and pastries. Menu items are specifically designed to meet the needs of just about everyone looking for a friendly informal dining experience. Great emphasis is put on customer service. The staff are highly skilled, trained and experienced in the hospitality industry. We commit to great food, great coffee, great service, an experience that will make you long for more.

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