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Kacyiru: Rooftop, Kigali Public Library \\ Kimihurura Opp | Kacyiru, Kigali, Rwanda
+250 788 350 530
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“juice” (15 reviews)
Closes in 24 min
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Kacyiru: Rooftop, Kigali Public Library \\ Kimihurura Opp | Kacyiru, Kigali, Rwanda
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Reviewed yesterday

The beautiful sensation of being inside a jungle forest is unique. The place is well enrounded by a beautiful garden, making your food experience more relaxing andcomfortable. Food is peculiar, in Shokola the kitchen is kindof gourmet and dishes are very accurate.

Thank TaccoLennon
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited quite a lot during our stay. Great calm atmosphere. Really delicious smoothies, nice coffee, good wifi and really good lunch menu. I recommend the veggie enchiladas

Thank Charlotte F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Restaurant above the library with views over Kigali, ample seating and parking. Good choice of smoothies, freshly squeezed fruit juices, coffees and other soft drinks and one of those menus where you want to try a lot of the dishes - range of salads, soups,...More

Thank SolihullRichard
Reviewed 9 February 2018

On the last night in Rwanda, we decided to dine at Shokola. This cafe is located on top of a library and a culture centre and offers variety of affordable meals and drinks. Would love to come back here again when I am back to...More

Thank Ardementozo
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Both branches are nicely located, though the library spot did not offer WIFI to my surprise. The salads were excellent, the crowd 50% expats.

Thank lforjahn
Reviewed 20 December 2017

During a brief visit to Kigali I managed to visit this lovely rooftop café. The smoothies are phenomenally good. I would highly recommend the tropical one and the peanut butter, chocolate and banana one. I had a chicken salad which was delicious but everyone in...More

Thank Ronan S
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This restaurant it all. Location is across from the US Embassy. The fourth floor of the kigali library with super fast internet. Constant breeze and good customer care. I always get the Moroccan Harria Soup with chicken. Excellent. The bruschetta is delicious and great for...More

Thank Casaamazi
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I discovered this place when i was looking for wifi; I was at Kigali Public Library and felt thirsty then i moved in and ordered a coffee and it was really amazing! This place is fine and everything there is attractive. I recommend.

Thank Emmy S
Reviewed 28 September 2017

And food prices are bit too much. I don't know why a cup of coffee costs more than the ones in the 5-Star hotels in Kigali. It'd be great if this place and upgrade internet connection and reconsider the prices so that the place will...More

Thank uyanne
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite spot in all of Kigali! The ambiance is airy, relaxed, and cozy. The balcony seats provide a remarkable view of Kigali while the inside seating surrounds you with books and artwork. I read, sipped on delicious, freshly made hot tea, and...More

Thank Badia A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kacyiru: Rooftop, Kigali Public Library \\ Kimihurura Opp | Kacyiru, Kigali, Rwanda
  • Location: Africa  >  Rwanda  >  Kigali Province  >  Kigali
  • Phone Number: +250 788 350 530
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