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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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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“crepes” (2 reviews)
“serena hotel” (6 reviews)
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European, French, African, International, Vegetarian Friendly
P. O. Box 7814, Kintu Road | Kampala Serena Hotel, Kampala 756, Uganda
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

The menu selection shown in the pictures was of a French Week which had ended some weeks ago but taken by myself. Read on to understand. I requested if the Serena Executive Chef could 'reproduce' it because I had missed that feast rather than choosing...More

Thank Safariafficionado
Reviewed 23 October 2017

A few months ago I had booked the 'Captain's Table' - a smaller integrated function room adjoining the main Pearl of Africa restaurant at the Kampala Serena Hotel (a sliding door ensures greater privacy) - for a special occasion family dinner and EVERYTHING was perfect!...More

Thank Safariafficionado
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, 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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