Khartoum is an African capital with a very hot temperature, and a varied culinary scene. A colourful, traditional and a flashy city, a destination that is often overlooked by travellers. As you make your way through Sudan’s capital, you’ll find an array of restaurants that serve dishes ranging from local favourites to global fusion and trendy street food. Here’s our pick of the best restaurants in Khartoum. You’re guaranteed to have a memorable meal at these restaurants.
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Assaha restaurant is one of the most affordable restaurants in the area and offers an array of delicious local dishes, but their Lebanese food is hard to beat. Very nice menu in traditional sitting environment, a great place to dine with your friends and family.
The Le Grill restaurant is conveniently located on the ground floor of Corinthia Hotel Khartoum, with direct access outside offering calm views of the area. The restaurant’s grill style menu manages to be simultaneously healthy and pricey, but totally worth it. A large variety of options and great service. An authentic steakhouse with live music and fun interior, making it one the finest in Khartoum, Sudan.
Al Nuba overall is a great restaurant in terms of food, service and ambiance. The restaurant is fairly casual, there is a different theme each night and all the food are beautifully presented. You will definitely enjoy every dish on the menu, and you will feel the warmth from every single staff member. The spot is the best buffet restaurant around.
This Yemeni restaurant is one of the best eating spots in Sudan’s capital. A very nice place to have a meal with friends or family with a delicious food. Have some good option on the menu. Here, you’ll get an exquisite flavour of meat you could ever get.
Solitaire is one of the best lunch spots in Khartoum. Visitors get to enjoy their meal in the shadow of the tree with a view of the Nile. The vibe is super-friendly and relaxed, decent crowd. Nice place to have a gathering with friends and enjoy a cup of coffee. Recommend to visit if in Khartoum, Sudan.
One of the best restaurants in Sudan’s capital, where great chefs will take great care of your hungry bellies. Amwaj restaurant menu offers a variety of dishes, authentic Sudanese flavours. Local and fresh items. The restaurant is tucked away on a location not far from the airport. This is one of the best places to eat in Khartoum, a great choice for brunch or dinner. Can be crowded sometimes, but the wait is worth it, and you won’t regret it.
If you’re in Khartoum and in the mood for a quick bite, or a steaming cup of coffee with a decadent dessert, then look no further than Ozone Café. This grand style café and restaurant feels like the definition of a modern-feel good spot in Khartoum, only in 2005. Located in the heart of Khartoum, the menu is extensive and has something for everyone from classic businessmen to trend-hopping Instagrammers. Simple, fresh, and great quality food to diners, guaranteeing a great taste every time. This spot is great for any meal at any time of the day.
The Rickshaw restaurant is located on the 18th floor of the five-star Corinthia Hotels. Open daily 7am-11:30pm to both Corinthia’s guests and visitors. Step inside this luxuriously outfitted spot with stunning menu offering everything from African to Western to Asian cuisines that is subtly infused with local flavours. Rickshaw provides stunning panoramas of the city; this is a place that everyone should experience at least once. Easily one of the best restaurants in Khartoum, Sudan.
My Place is all about fast food. It offers a range of sandwiches that feature market-fresh local produce for a very fresh take on comfort food. The spot offers just about the best sandwich in Khartoum. Good affordable menu, but the service here is slow.
Luxury Pastry & Restaurant
Luxury Pastry & Restaurant have one of the best desserts and pastries in the city. And their ice cream is arguably the best in Khartoum. Whether you going alone or accompanying a friend, there will definitely be something for you to enjoy.