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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Bakery
“It's great, they have nice food and a great service - this is a walking distance from Kwetu - go and enjoy some nice lovely coffee and other specialities!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Best REAL full-fledged bakery (plus pizza/sandwiches) I've been to in Kigali with free wifi and lots of seating, though it is always busy because it's so yummy.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Expats hangout, in a bookstore called Ikirezi, with nice view on the city! ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“This is good for coffee, internet and brunch. If you're here on a Sunday it's worth going for the brunch - amazing salads and all you can eat !”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“The coffee is excellent and it opens very early. In my opinion, some of the best ice cream in Kigali.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Just opposite New Cactus Restaurant in Kiyovu, Baso Pâtissier is a cute location to catch a quick lunch and a sweet treat. Fresh pasties everyday, cakes to order and an affordable lunch menu with hot and cold sandwiches paired with a lovely garden atmosphere make the atmosphere welcoming and cozy”
  • 4 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
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“Great place, again because of great view on the city: it is situated on a rooftop. But also a perfect place to work, ample space, power outlets and reliable WiFi. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
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  • 1 local recommends
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  • 1 local recommends
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“at the Kigali Public Library. A place to frequently find bloggers and businessmen alike working away with a big latte at their side. Shokola has a menu with greek and Mediterranean influence, along with a wide variety of sweet treats to keep you going. The view from atop the library makes for a scenic place to settle in”
  • 3 locals recommend
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“Great service and coffee. It's a well-known spot for expats and locals alike. They serve a delicious and cheap lunch buffet.”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Everybody goes there. Try also Inzora accross the street for gourmet cakes and teas”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Best coffee in Kigali--poor food selection. Their beans that they sell ground or whole make great souvenirs. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“This Restaurant is really nice, and if you are a fruit lover don't leave kigali without eating Canaberra fruits. ”
  • 1 local recommends