Seeking the authentic taste of local Ghanaian cuisine in Accra? Look no further! Dive into the rich flavors of Banku and Okro, relish in the goodness of fufu with goat meat soup, or savor the delightful combination of fried plantain and beans.
Accra offers a variety of spots where you can indulge in the best of local food.
Embark on a culinary journey with these top local food spots in Accra. Whether you’re craving traditional Banku and Okro, hearty fufu with goat meat soup, or the classic fried plantain and beans, these establishments have got your taste buds covered.
Best Local Food Restaurants In Accra
Here are the top local restaurants in Accra:
- Buka Restaurant
- Living Room
- Mangos Restaurant Bar And Grill
- Bantama Avenue
- Dimaensa Restaurant
- Mama Cuisine
- Chez Afrique
Nestled on 10th Street in Osu, Buka Restaurant beckons those in search of an authentic Ghanaian culinary experience.
Operating daily from 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM (except on Sundays), Buka offers a delectable menu of indigenous Ghanaian dishes.
For reservations or pre-orders, feel free to contact them at 0556492290 or via email at [email protected].
Immerse yourself in the vibrant ambiance and savor the complete African experience, complemented by refreshing drinks at pocket-friendly prices.
A must-try is Buka’s renowned banku with grilled tilapia, a delightful dish priced at a reasonable GHS 55.
Indulging in local cuisine on a warm afternoon is a satisfying experience, and Living Room on Sunflower Road in East Legon provides the perfect setting for such culinary delights.
Open every day from 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Living Room offers a menu brimming with Ghanaian favorites.
For meal orders or inquiries, contact the restaurant at 0302916494. Immerse yourself in the rich flavors of Ghanaian dishes, including banku and tilapia, fufu and goat meat soup, banku and okro, tuo zaafi, and more, all waiting to tantalize your taste buds.
Mangos Restaurant Bar And Grill
Situated on Nii Sai Road in East Legon, adjacent to the renowned Pink Panda bakery, Mangos Restaurant beckons with a spacious ambiance.
Operating daily from 9:00 AM to 10:00 PM, you can contact them at 0555008815 for inquiries or reservations.
Recently renovated, Mangos Restaurant offers an expanded space for patrons to savor both local and continental dishes paired with a refreshing cold beer or fruit juice.
While their fufu and chicken light soup is consistently praised, personal tastes may vary, as reflected in my less enthusiastic experience with their banku and okro soup.
Bantama Avenue, situated on Jungle Avenue in East Legon, stands out as one of the premier restaurants offering delectable local cuisine in the area.
Open every day from 12:00 PM to 6:30 PM, you can contact them at 0551000001 for any inquiries.
This establishment promises a delightful dining experience with mouth-watering dishes and a selection of good drinks.
The menu boasts a variety of Ghanaian specialties, including ampesi, etor, angwamo, fufu, and omutuo paired with a diverse array of soups and stews to satisfy diverse tastes.
Dimaensa, located at 52 Swaniker Street in Abelempke, has solidified its status as a beloved spot among University of Ghana students and residents of Abelempke and surrounding areas.
Open every day from 11:30 AM to 11:00 PM, you can contact them at 0555268553 for inquiries and orders.
This well-established restaurant offers moderately priced meals, with popular options such as a plate of beef and vegetable Jollof paired with charcoal grilled wings priced at just GHS 35.
Additionally, they feature a special Angwamo dish available exclusively on Wednesdays, offering a delightful culinary experience at a reasonable cost of GHS 40.
Located within Alliance Francaise Accra on Casely Hayford Road, Mama Cuisine stands out in the Airport residential area.
Operating from 10:00 AM to 11:00 PM (Mondays to Thursdays), 10:00 AM to 1:00 AM (Fridays and Saturdays), and 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM (Sundays), you can contact them at 0501619320 to place your order.
Mama Cuisine offers an authentic African dining experience complemented by live band music. Indulge in delightful dishes such as banku and grilled tilapia or savor the combination of fried yam and pork while enjoying the vibrant atmosphere and lively tunes.
Situated on Bissau Avenue in East Legon, Chez Afrique is an outdoor restaurant offering a delightful dining experience.
Open from 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM (Mondays to Thursdays), 11:00 AM to 12:00 AM (Fridays and Saturdays), and 1:00 PM to 10:00 PM (Sundays), you can reach them at 0202112887 for orders or inquiries.
Chez Afrique stands out with generous portions of meals and excellent customer service. Treat yourself to satisfying dishes like gari foto with fried chicken or fried plantain with grilled tilapia.
For your local food cravings, consider these options: Buka at 0556492290, Living Room at 0302916494, Mangos at 0555008815, Bantama Avenue at 0551000001, Dimaensa at 0555268553, Mama Cuisine at 0501619320, and Chez Afrique at 0202112887.