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14 Lower Kololo Terrace | Kololo, Kampala, Uganda
+256 755 794958
07:00 - 23:00
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Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 07:00 - 23:00
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71 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An incredible restaurant with great Thai food, excellent service and a vegetarian/vegan friendly menu. The staff are always helpful and flexible. It's a beautiful spot for a romantic meal or dinner with friends. Although a bit pricey, the portions are quite large. The only reason why I've given 4 and not 5 stars is because I found the fusion menu... More 

Thank Shakeel P
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Although a bit expensive, Tamarai seems to do good quality Thai and Vietnamese food. The restaurant itself is really nice, beautifully set up and surrounded by lush greenery. Just beware of sitting too close to the bushes in the evening, as there could be a lot of mosquitoes.

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56 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Came for a business dinner, we both ordered curry and it was a bit bland. Service was good and the wine was cold but would say there are better options in Kampala. Also the music was a bit ridiculous on the loud/club like side for a monday night.

Thank ladyswashbuckler
Kampala, Uganda
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

The service is fast and quality, and the food is prepared well. A nice place to stop if you are in this section of Kampala.

Thank Rebecca G
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

I love Tamarai food. I have had a chance to meet the chef and he is a very good man. I have eaten here a few times and have always loved their food. My wife enjoyed our dinner there a few months ago. (I plan to take her back).

Thank MKaheru
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent food here I recommend the won fried pork ribs for starters, and the best cocktails in Kampala especially the long islands .Fine restaurant

Thank CoriGideon
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Before settling for Tamarai, I kept looking for a restaurant in Kampala that I could call my second home. My search led me to this exceptional restaurant. The set up is uniquely homely while the service is nearly impeccable. The food is simply amazing. Tamarai is definitely not just a restaurant, it is an experience...

Thank Aziz M
Kampala, Uganda
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

It had been a while since i last visited Tamarai. But, wow. The Terrace has been given a new beautiful face that gives you this total feeling of relaxation. The service is so incredible. Tamarai surely gave my money its worth AGAIN!

Thank 801audrey
Kampala, Uganda
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

taken by a friend to Tamarai for a dinner. wooooooooooo. it was a delicious thai prepared meal and selected drinks

Thank ugkent
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Excellent service and wonderful dishes, Ambience was very serene. Setting was very good. Sheesha was a blessing. I will be back.

Thank Hamaad G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Asian, Thai
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Lower Kololo Terrace | Kololo, Kampala, Uganda
  • Location: Africa  >  Uganda  >  Central Region  >  Kampala
  • Phone Number: +256 755 794958
Email for this restaurant is tamaraithai@gmail.com

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?