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Wampewo Avenue | Plot 8 kololo, Kampala 35863, Uganda
+256 772 712002
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (21 reviews)
“cupcakes” (17 reviews)
“juice” (18 reviews)
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Cafe, International, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Wampewo Avenue | Plot 8 kololo, Kampala 35863, Uganda
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Let s be honest: the place is perfect for a brunch on a Saturday. You got trampoline and kids activity; rabbits and seesaw and stuff. Nearby, on the parking you can do you grocery shopping for the usual expat price. The food could be just...More

Thank henr4
Ghada G, Guest Relations Manager at Prunes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sir/Madam, We appreciate your review and happy to hear about your experience. We will make sure your fajitas will have more meat! We look forward receiving you and your family! Thanks

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the place where you meet expats and let your kids play. I guess that's what Prunes counts on, so they think they don't need to provide good service nor good food. It just got worse, as they revised their menu (throwing out the...More

Thank AnnaCairne
Ghada G, Guest Relations Manager at Prunes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mrs.Anna, We are sorry to hear your unhappiness about our food, service and being expensive. We constantly work on training our teams and enhancing our customer experience. Our prices are in line with market supply prices and we don't jeopardize our quality by changing...More

Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

It's getting better and the new management is more smiley and attentive. But the service is terrible! Dry cupcakes! Dirty tables and chairs and a extremely worn out place! It's sad to see that. When yo have to ask for coffee 3 times and for...More

1  Thank Dilara1
Ghada G, Guest Relations Manager at Prunes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mrs., We noticed it is the third time you review us. Have you spoken to the manager on the ground? We would appreciate that! Best

Reviewed 17 August 2017

A great place to come and relax on a free weekend if you are in Kampala. Saturdays are a bit busy as Prunes hosts a farmer's market where you can buy vegetables, plants, and other various knick-knacks. There is a playground for children, and two...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I come here to enjoy the wonderful coffee and good whilst I do my work as there is free and reliable wifi. The garden is peaceful and spacious with an area for kids to play in. The staff are very helpful and friendly. The cakes...More

Thank AmbsMartin
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Nice cozy atmosphere both inside and outside. It has a nice outside garden space with a great playground for kids just nearby. It hosts a fantastic organic market on Saturdays Great for brunches and remote working. We went for a Saturday brunch and I liked...More

Thank Britta W
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Love Prunes! I had the pleasure of being a regular customer about 4.5 years ago and brought my family back to experience it with me. Love the atmosphere, lots of play area for the kids and the food is wonderful from starters, main courses to...More

Thank portersfromdaburg
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The food, the ambiance, everything was amazing. We heard a lot about this place, but after some delay, we managed to visit, and it was so worth it! They had a "large" area for kids to play in with a number of on-going activities (our...More

Thank Wameq R
Reviewed 26 March 2017

spent the afternoon and evening there. Service was poor throughout the afternoon but just rude in the evening, especially who seemed to be the manager Keyman. Food was decent but wouldn't go overboard - coffee is good decor and environment are great

Thank alixmasson
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I feel like you go here for the coffee drinks and the atmosphere. We tried the food a couple of times and were disappointed on both occasions. But their Carmel latte is really good, and you can get some pretty good deep fried cheese sticks....More

Thank cpl1775
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wampewo Avenue | Plot 8 kololo, Kampala 35863, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 772 712002
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Prunes introduces the first concept eatery in Kampala, bringing together taste, experience, freshness and design. It was created to gather the cosmopolitan community of Kampala and invite people to enjoy local, fresh produce. At Prunes, we offer an authentic experience through our healthy menu, as well as friendly atmosphere. We are focused on detail and quality: our house blend coffee is tested and approved by Africa’s barista champion, who has also trained our staff. Ingredients come freshly picked from various farms and the cupcakes are known to be mouthwatering. Our garden provides a break from the busy streets of Kampala and ensures a quiet, relaxed dining experience for our clients. Prunes also offers catering services as well as events and meetings facilities, with free wi-fi. Take aways and deliveries are also available, making us the ideal choice for 'on the go' people. Come check us out on Wampewo Avenue, next to the Kololo Airstrip.
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