Yoghurt Tantine Bibi

I had lunch this weekend with my congolese family. I ate really well: chicken, fish, chikwangue, fufu, fried plantains and rice, not bad, eh? 😉 But then, surprisedly, for first time in my history of Kinshasa, Tantine Bibi had made a dessert!!! Please believe me when I say that it was one of the nicest desserts … More Yoghurt Tantine Bibi

NGOMBE Butcher / Boucherie – Charcuterie (Where to buy meat)

If you are a new arrival in Kinshasa and you want to do your first BBQ, then visit this place! The Butcher´s shop NGOMBE is a new place own by a Belgium where you can buy meat: sausages, chicken, beef, cow, brochettes, mince… They also have farm eggs and honey! I felt that the prices … More NGOMBE Butcher / Boucherie – Charcuterie (Where to buy meat)

City Market

I have already written about some Grocery stores in Kinshasa such as: Hasson et Frères, Shoprite or Kin Marché. Nevertheless, City Market, which was opened in 1995 is “the“ grocery store of Kinshasa. Everyone knows it! You can get absolutely everything you may look for in this place: from pampers, yogurts, cheese, biscuits, international magazines, … More City Market


Looking for Western products? Shoprite, the largest supermarket group on the African continent has one supermarket in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and of course, you can find it in Kinshasa! Considered as a world-class supermarket, it brings most South African products to the Congolese market, as these products are much more affordable … More Shoprite