Question Coffee, Kigali

Question Coffee

I will admit that I’m not a coffee aficionado. I drink it, possibly more than I should, and I like it. But if you ask

Just Chill

I love it when a new place in Kigali pleasantly surprises me. Just Chill isn’t brand new, but it’s pretty new to me and when

Habesha, Kigali


Habesha is a relatively new Ethiopian place on the Kigali scene. Well, relative to Lalibela, that has long reigned as the only Ethiopian game in

Slice & Cakes, Kigali

Slice and Cakes

Slice and Cakes has been around since 2014 as a delivery service but, as far as I know, their location at Kigali Heights is their

Mr. Chips, Kigali

Mr. Chips

I can’t believe I’m only writing a review of Mr. Chips right now! I’ve lived in Kigali for just as long as the restaurant has

Riders Lounge, Kigali

Rider’s Lounge

It seemed to take a long time to finally open its doors, but Rider’s Lounge was the final piece of the restaurant puzzle on the

Park Inn by Radisson, Kigali

Park Inn by Radisson

Park Inn offered a me free stay in exchange for this review. Park Inn by Radisson opened in May 2017 after seemingly being under construction

Kiseki, Kigali

Kiseki Japanese

I am ashamed to report that I am truly uncultured in the ways of sushi. I had my first ever piece at some dodgy market

Cocobean, Kigali


Cocobean is a relatively new restaurant in Kacyiru that also doubles as a nightclub and soon(ish?), a place to come to swim. Oh Cocobean, is

Delizia Italiana, Kigali

Delizia Italiana

In case you’ve had your head buried in the sand for the last few months and haven’t heard, Kigali has a gelato place and it’s

Filini, Kigali


The Radisson Blu and the Kigali Convention Centre finally opened late last year amidst much fanfare. I had been wondering if this great dome in

Baso Patissier, Kigali

Baso Patissier

Baso Patissier is the brainchild of former Brioche cake-maker extraordinaire, Bruno. He’s branched off on his own and Kigali has yet another new cafe on

Fat Mama's Kitchen, Kigali

Fat Mama’s Kitchen

Fat Mama’s moved in 2019 to Kimihurura. Some of the food photos below are from their old location but I’ve updated the shots of the

Java House, Kigali

Java House

Flying Air Kenya is rarely a joyous experience, lets face it. Of all of the airlines I fly out of Rwanda, Air Kenya is the

Casa Keza, Kigali

Casa Keza

There’s another new restaurant in Kigali, folks! Well… sort of new. Caza Keza opened its doors back in November and they’ve grown and added a