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Plot 14 Lower Kololo, Kampala, Uganda
+256 755 794958
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (24 reviews)
“dim sum” (7 reviews)
“green curry” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Plot 14 Lower Kololo, Kampala, Uganda
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the Massaman pork ribs which unfortunately left me feeling a bit nauseous...they took less than 15 minutes to arrive, but it soon became apparent that that was because they had simply been reheated and topped with sauce. They seemed to have been deep...More

Thank Kathryn1207
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve eaten here several times and it never disappoints. I’ve tried many things on the menu and everything is always good.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I found Tamarai to be decorated nicely and to offer a nice setting for dinner. The service was good and the menu had a lot of nice options. I ordered the Tom Yum soup and the fish Green Curry. Having been to Thailand, and dined...More

Thank B Z
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The service at this place is over the Ugandan average, but the food is so blend and tasteless. The ingredients are all wrong and you don’t know what you are eating. It’s very sad because we love Asian food!More

Thank Dilara1
Akshay A, Owner at Tamarai, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dilara, I am so sorry you didnt enjoy your food. If possible, we would love to have you come in and explain to us exactly what went wrong and how we can improve. My email address is akshay.agarwal5@gmail.com. I would highly appreciate it if...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018

Tamarai restaurant is located in a quiet environment suitable for business meetings, resting and hangouts with friends and family, welcoming staff and nice meals is the order of the day.

Thank mhakim2018
Reviewed 5 January 2018

It's go a great cultural look that's very welcoming. Outstanding dishes and great service. i loved taking selfies because of the great background.

Thank Zam2018
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Awesome Thai Food, Amazing Ambience, Have a seperate smoking zone, Very nice service, Nice lighting, have option of Sheesha for sheesha lovers.

Thank Rohit N
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Customer care was excellent and i loved the ambiance. For people who like privacy this is the ideal.

Thank Samalie N
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

No place in Kampala with a combination of ambience good food and quick service like Tamarai. Life changing experience.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 January 2018

The Restaurant is easily accessible, it is in the heart of the capital city. The Restaurant is in a quiet and cool environment. The Meals and Drinks are good and favour most People. The Services are good, good customer service. Smartly dressed waiters and waitresses.

Thank 18jude
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3 May 2015|
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Response from Texmission | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on how hungry you are. If you just share rice and a curry dish the cost is very inexpensive. The vegetable fried rice is 14,000 and the vegetarian curry is 22,000. So if you are not real hungry you can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plot 14 Lower Kololo, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 755 794958
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For over 5 years Tamarai has served up authentic Pan-Asian foods while complementing it with a green, calming environment. We have a fully stocked Bar and Cafe where you can get your favorite drinks till late in the evening. Our Lounge has more relaxed and comfortable seating to allow you to wine and dine the hours away.
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