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Karibu Restaurant - CLOSED

10 Crescent St, Waltham, MA 02453-4313
+1 781-899-7444
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“beef stew” (3 reviews)
“chapatis” (2 reviews)
“cassava” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
07:00 - 22:00All hours
$$ - $$$
10 Crescent St, Waltham, MA 02453-4313
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

We were lucky enough to have food from this fantastic restaurant brought into our office today. Loved every bite! The food was absolutely delicious and the order arrived hot and on time. The delivery person was incredibly nice and helpful. Can't wait to have Karibu...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I had no idea there was a Ugandan restaurant in Massachusetts, but a former student of mine said she knew of one, and that it was well worth a visit. She was right. Karibu (the word is Swahili, and it means "welcome" or "you're welcome,"...More

Thank DevorahLeah
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We spend a lot of time on Moody Street and decided to look for a new restaurant. Found Karibu and we're completely in love with it. It's quiet, low-key, and very simple, but the folks working (and dining) there were so nice to us and...More

Thank Lauren D
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Having spent a lot of time in East Africa I was very excited to find a Ugandan restaurant in Waltham - and now have gone very far out of my way to eat here multiple times over the years. Amazing Ugandan cuisine with many ingredients...More

Thank Andrew Lawrence C
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Very nice, small, cozy restaurant. Friendly staff. Food tastes and Smells really appetizing. You have to try their beef samosa. Too good!!

Thank Mah Z
Reviewed 9 December 2015

My wife and I are not familiar with East African (Ugandan) food so our waiter (who might also be the owner) said he would prepare a family-style meal so we could sample the types of food. Service was relaxed but we don't go out to...More

Thank Scanner_Lewis
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

Hi I'm a tour guide and we had dinner at the end of Sept. My clients and I were delighted with the quality of food, excellent staff and quickness. I will be back, can't wait to taste the Crayfish again.......

Thank Julia C
Reviewed 25 June 2015

From the time that I booked the place, to the point where I called to say we would be late, to our arrival and eventual departure, we were made to feel special. The staff were great, the setting just perfect for a birthday celebration and...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Really the only bad thing I can say here is that I can't believe I owned a rental property in this neighborhood for 10 years and after trolling up and down Moody Street never discovered that this was here until the week I sold the...More

1  Thank Annabella G
Reviewed 18 May 2014

We went to the Karibu tonight as my son and daughter-in-law are moving to Uganda in a few weeks and it was a chance for his mother and I to get a sense of what life might be like for them. For the two of...More

2  Thank turkce_bilmiyorum
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Crescent St, Waltham, MA 02453-4313
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Waltham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-899-7444
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