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) #12 of 123 Restaurants in Kigali ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, African,
Kigali, Rwanda
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good51%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (25 reviews)
“fun crowd” (2 reviews)
“great view” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, African, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Kigali, Rwanda
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Reviews (125)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice and leaning forwards fancy atmosphere. Beware of the meat dim sum/platter which were bad (meat super cooked and tasteless). The rest of the food was good yet quiet pricey.

Thank Camille F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its one of those perfect places to hang out when in Kigali great view of the city while at the bar .

Thank Raymond J
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I went to celebrate the birthday of my wife with a group of friends. I wanted to see the new adventure of the Philippine couple that used to work in Zen. So far, the oriental food is still the basis of the menu but, as...More

Thank Josué P
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Excellent place where you can enjoy good food with good view of Kigali!! Choose table outside the hall!! In the evening it looked like city with stars.

Thank vivek772015
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Tho we were surprised by the Asian menu (the name sort of threw us off), everything we ordered was very good and the rooftop views were especially enjoyable.

Thank nmbolters
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Have been a few times to Papyrus, they have a number of seating options, bar, lounge or restaurant table. The food comes swiftly and although seems like you're paying maybe a bit too much, the amount of food brought is slightly overwhelming (in a good...More

Thank Malus C
Reviewed 28 February 2017

The restaurant and pup is trendy, tends to be quiet week days and active during the weekends. A good place to enjoy a drink or dinner. The food is very good. Nice views of Kigali especially at night from the patio

Thank Samuel G
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

The Asian inspired food is good, service is great and the view is the best. Try to get a table closest to the side, and you'll enjoy your dinner with thousands of lights in the distance.

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I went with a friend and enjoyed this fantastic meal while sitting on the deck looking out at a serene scene of trees and the nighttime city. The food and wine were very nice and it was a fun crowd.

Thank Brendan K
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The open air restaurant / bar upstairs is large and has cool ambiance and beautiful views. We had problems with the bill, but I don't know why, because I was not paying. So I guess check your bill, if you care. The restaurant/ lounge upstairs...More

Thank Akin K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Validated Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kigali, Rwanda
  • Location: Africa  >  Rwanda  >  Kigali Province  >  Kigali
  • Phone Number: +250-786-700-108
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