Le Limoncello

Le Limoncello is a MUST in the life of any person, expat, new arrival or whatsoever in the life of the “Democratic Republic of la Gombe” 😉 Everyone knows this place and describes it as “a place where you can eat very good for good price, good service and good quality”. On top of that, … More Le Limoncello


JAMELIA Bar & Kitchen is the trendy spot for going out in Kinshasa, have a beer, a cocktail or a glass of wine… You will find the expats and Congolese “bobos” in this place with underground style. What surprised me the most about JAMELIA Bar in Kinshasa was to see how much they have done … More JAMELIA

Greek Restaurant – Maison de Mezzes

Kalimera!! καλημέρα!! The first Greek communities in the Democratic Republic of the Congo were established prior to the colonization of the country by Belgium. The Greek presence in the Congos reached a peak in the 1950s when many Greeks fled Egypt as their properties were seized by the nationalist government there. Since I learnt that the Greek history in RDC was so rich … More Greek Restaurant – Maison de Mezzes

UTEX Africa Restaurant

For those living or having friends in UTEX AFRICA, the Restaurant located in the pool is a great place to discover! Nevertheless, I have to highlight that if you do not live in UTEX, you cannot come unless you are accompanied by a member. They have a wide variety of Western, Belgium, Asian and African dishes: salads, … More UTEX Africa Restaurant

City Market Fried Chicken in Kinshasa (KFC?)

There is no Mc Donald’s, KFC, Pizza Hut… or whatsoever in Kinshasa. Not yet! But some “wonderful mind” had the great idea to fulfil the crave of fried chicken when launching City Market Fried Chicken. Fried-Chicken Sandwich Combo, Happy Meal, Dinner Combo… with a drink and warm chips, at reasonable price can be found in Kinshasa: … More City Market Fried Chicken in Kinshasa (KFC?)

N´Ice cream SHOPRITE

With the high temperature in Kinshasa, I am sure you are craving for an ICE- CREAM. Well, there are a few places in Kinshasa where you can get an amazing ice-cream, and this is one of them! In addition to that, for the ones loving sugar, you can also get nutella crêpes,  sugar waffles, milkshakes…. … More N´Ice cream SHOPRITE

Gekko´s Sushi

This was a real surprise for me: To learn that you can find Sushi in Kinshasa! Apparently, there are a few places where you can eat Sushi, but I had to start with one: Gekko´s Sushi Restaurant. Gekko´s is a Japanese, French, Fusion, Bistro with a large variety of dishes in its menu. This means that if … More Gekko´s Sushi