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Cafe Javas

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, European,
40-42 Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda
+256 39 3202296
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fries” (21 reviews)
“juice” (23 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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40-42 Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda
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1 - 10 of 824 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A love the food and the environment people are so friendly and hospitable Ugandans are probably the most beautiful and kind people I have ever met

Thank Harrison E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

You can find best food and best atmosphere. Service is very good. And people who work are very kind and passionate.

Thank Murat A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very varied menu, huge portions and very tasty food. Good for the very hungry! If you love desserts, I should warn you - it's next to impossible to eat a meal AND dessert! Great service, good prices, Great ambiance. Gets very busy from 5:30pm on...More

Thank PeopleandPotent... C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

So, I find Cafe Javas good, but occasionally I wouldn't give it the best ratings Lovely restaurant, very clean well presented Wifi is annoying, you need to keep logging in which when they give you a small piece of paper can get on your nerves....More

Thank Britishtraveller2
Reviewed 1 week ago

Place was amazng and the staff so caring food was on point while in my visit in uganda i had lunch here and it was so awesome thanks you

Thank shaddynoelline
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was delicious and the service was quick and fast...Overall it was a very nice experience and worth the value.

Thank saqil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to meet friends and eat. Menu is extensive but some of the restaurants do not sell wine..

Thank Sukhwinder S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A stop over here for a coffee and for checking mail. Charging a mobile is also possible, very appreciated. It's ok Gabriele

Thank Wanderlustergab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This branch of what appears to be a medium-level restaurant chain has a lot of advantages. It's spacious, so you can mind your own business and eat in peace. The food is good and well-presented. The service quite fast. I agree with Anna Cairn that...More

Thank Elana O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I generally like Cafe Javas, enjoy their cappucchino and juices. Now, at Javas Kampala Boulevard I have found it very annoying that for every food order you have to watch out. Either they bring you additions you've never wanted and are then requested to pay...More

Thank AnnaCairne
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Edwin L
16 April 2017|
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Response from Deryck T | Reviewed this property |
This is Mandela's business maybe if you gave him a good deal. he might allow. Thats all i can say for now till i get information from a trusted source
12 November 2016|
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Response from Salman A | Property representative |
Hi Raninii, Yes the management allows outside cakes for birthday celebrations. Please remember to call in advance to reserve a table. You can get the numbers to call at our Cafe Javas website. Enjoy your weekend and see... More
25 March 2016|
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Response from BAISWIKE | Reviewed this property |
I would advise you visit the outlet and get to see the options they have. For i believe you cannot be disappointed by what they have for you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40-42 Bombo Road, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 39 3202296
  • E-mail
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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