Are you looking for the most authentic Ugandan meal? Do you miss a dish that you enjoyed as a child? Are you visiting your home country Uganda? Then You are welcome to the Roots Restaurant! Here you will be sure to be taken back in time with our mouth-watering Ugandan Dishes like you have never enjoyed them before! Come with us to the pages here in to reserve, order and visit with us for the most unforgettable experience!

The Roots Restaurant serves the most authentic Ugandan Cuisine in a serene uptown environment and prepared with care to avoid any unnatural additives, ensuring your great health. Here you will find dishes from most parts of Uganda including the signature Luwombo from Buganda, the famous BOO from Acholi, and Filinda as you have never experienced it before, to mention but a few!

Taste . Experience . Health

Signature Dishes

Chicken Luwombo

Chicken Stew

Beef Pillawo

Serene Outdoor Ambience

Our naturally maintained gardens with trees, plants, flowers, birds, and crickets are sure to give you that calming and peaceful atmosphere that is hard to come by in Kampala's hustle and bustle! Worry not about parking because we have ensured that all the parking space you need is provided!

Customer Service

In keeping with the Ugandan culture of being hospitable, we have ensured that our customer service reflects the culture of our people, welcoming, helpful, kind and generous. Do not hesitate to ask for "some more..." when you have enjoyed a particular item on your plate! We are here to give you the Ugandan experience!

Pocket Friendly Prices

We would like to share this blessing with everyone and as such we have ensured that our meals are served at rates that are incredibly generous. The prices of our meals will blow you away for the quality, taste, and experience that you get! Try us today and you will be sure to stay because nowhere else will you find an offer as good as this!


Our Menu has been carefully and thoughtfully put together to give you a taste of East Africa and a taste of Uganda. Prepared with firewood, banana leaves, steamed and or boiled yet with the best aroma and taste, you will find all sorts of combinations for you to choose from. Freshly prepared delicious juices are sure to give you a taste of the Tropics to remember!

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Whether you are planning on having an intimate wedding, rehearsal dinner, birthday party, corporate event, we look forward to making your party the most memorable and enjoyable experience!