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The Pearl of Africa

P. O. Box 7814, Kintu Road | Kampala Serena Hotel, Kampala 756, Uganda
(+256) 41309000
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
8 Mar 2017
“Perfect setting for an anniversary dinner”
25 Feb 2017
“Not the standard to expect”
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African, International, European
P. O. Box 7814, Kintu Road | Kampala Serena Hotel, Kampala 756, Uganda
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Reviewed 8 March 2017

The perfect setting for an anniversary dinner: pleasant ambiance,super staff with loads of appropriate attention. Not too little: not too much. Menu offered a good choice including options for vegetarian. Having stayed in the Hotel and the fact that the restaurant is in the Kampala...More

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We have visited The Pearl of Africa on many occasions and found it to be a VERY good restaurant. Actually the best in Kampala. BUT tonight we left very disappointed. We ordered the Todays Special which is a set menu at UGX 100.000 First course...More

Thank Birna-Steen
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The selection of cuisine is wide enough to please most tastes. i enjoyed the Ugandan staple of matoke (boiled bananas) and matumbo (cow offals) and the traditional chicken. Yummy!

Thank aaronm542014
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Great food with piano serenading you throughout the evening. The menu well appointed with excellent wine list. The service is par excelance

Thank Monde S
Reviewed 8 January 2015

had a great guide and saw some incredible sights. he was an expert birder but we saw a lot of other animals as well. tha safari camps were great.

Thank John V
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Very nice , modern setting in the hotel. The pond in the courtyard has frogs that sing after the sun sets, a lovely backdrop we had grilled tilapia which was done beautifully. Limited wine list.

Thank Shiffer1
Reviewed 23 February 2014

We were looking forward to a special meal in Kampala and were very disappointed with the food and the restaurant setting itself. Because of 2 large groups they put us in a corner of the restaurant but the table was underneath a very bright light...More

Thank Frances T
Reviewed 6 May 2013

For a restaurant the pitches itself at the top end of Kampalas' dining experience we had expected a better than average family night out. One of our waiters took to dropping cutlery on the table as he set up for dessert, perhaps we were keeping...More

Thank lumumba w
Reviewed 27 February 2013

Rehan- Grade 7 To finish off a long day of celebrating my sister’s birthday perfectly we had to go to the Pearl of Africa in the Serena Hotel for amazing tasting food, great service and the spectacular ambience. As the waiter took us to our...More

Thank jdmcqueen
Reviewed 27 October 2012

Being not the biggest fan of hotel chains (professional disease can't help it, stayed in them too much) I was pleasantly surprised by the Lakes hotel @the Serena Kampala. The menu (lunch) offered both a buffet option (60K Shilling) and a generous variety of à...More

Thank FlyingGonzo_10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: P. O. Box 7814, Kintu Road | Kampala Serena Hotel, Kampala 756, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: (+256) 41309000
  • This restaurant is at Kampala Serena Hotel
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