Bamboula Caribbean Restaurant


In multicultural Brixton lives Bamboula, a staple for anyone wanting Caribbean food in a relaxed setting

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Bamboula Caribbean Restaurant

12 Acre Lane
+44 20 7737 6633

Yelp Reviews

4.0 out of 5 based on 26 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Bamboula Caribbean Restaurant

4.0 out of 5 29 August 2016
by FP G.

Great food. I had the oxtail and it was delicious! The cod fritters also stood out. Not a fan of the festival as it was a little burnt and a bit too much essence in the batter. All in all, I'd definitely come back and try a few other things on the menu!more

1.0 out of 5 31 January 2016
by Marco C.

The manager asked us to come back in half an hour because it was too full, when we came back a waitress told us that the kitchen was closed while the manager ignored us (standing a few meters from us). So disrespectful. Not a way to manage a restaurant. For chance there are a few more places in Brixton for Caribbean food, with better manners and great food. We ended in one of those and did not...more

5.0 out of 5 12 December 2015
by Don N.

Shout to Brixton! The food was amazing! Had the curry chicken and it was excellent...they use good ingredients. Sure, I wished the portions were bigger, but you can't have everything. If you are visiting the UK, you should go and hit up this place. You will not be disappointed.more

4.0 out of 5 13 October 2015
by Maria B.

I had such a lovely lunch here when I visited London last month. My travel partner was spending the day in Stonehenge, and I had a hankering to explore Brixton. Admittedly, I was seeking out another Caribbean restaurant, and it was closed, so I wandered back towards Brixton's Underground station, and stumbled in here (with the help of Yelp). The server seemed incredulous that a tourist...more

3.0 out of 5 30 May 2015
by Jennifer S.

This place is cheerful and bright and the food is great if you like spicy food. Just be forewarned that EVERYTHING is spicy =/ Even the pumpkin soup. As someone who is spice-averse, I hoped that would be safe, but no dice. I could barely eat it as my eyes burned. My husband though really liked his goat. We agreed the plaintains were just meh. I prefer them caramelized and these were a bit too...more

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