African Cuisine in Guadeloupe

If you can't get enough African cuisine, don't miss an opportunity to spoil yourself. Even though you may find your options somewhat limited, there are a few locations in Guadeloupe where you can try some.

Your plate will be full of choices, from the very casual attitude at Le Gondwana to the neighborhood eateries whose top dishes are worth returning for, there's a menu for every person in your party and every style of vacation.

Below, scan and read details about the few African restaurants that you may hear about during your stay. See one that catches your eye? Click its name to see more important info about its style, hours, or even what the view will be like.

Wam Africa

Baillif | (069) 057-1878

Wam Africa is located toward the center of Baillif, a village on Basse-Terre; three miles (four and a half kilometers) to the northwest of Basse Terre. For a great way to wind down while indulging in tasty African food, choose this local eatery where the service and style is very relaxed.

This restaurant serves African dishes, most specifically those from the Senegal culture. The menu consists of mostly grilled items such as yassa, tiep bou dien, and mafe. Have your meal with the traditional mint tea.

Iguane Café

Saint-Francois | (059) 088-6137

Iguane Café is on Route de la Pointe des Chateaux. It's east of Pointe A Pitre. For those visitors in need of a tasty selection of African eats that's far from prim and proper, this breezy restaurant hits the spot.

The dining room at the cafe has a contemporary feel with a homey nature. Iguanas are the theme, but it pops up in unexpected places rather than being in your face and overwhelming.

Le Gondwana

Bas-du-Fort | (059) 028-2488

Located in the outer region of Pointe A Pitre, south-southeast of the downtown area, Le Gondwana is a logical selection for guests who are going to spend some time exploring this neighborhood. If it doesn't feel right to dress up just for indulging in a good plate of African cuisine, come to this restaurant where the whole vibe is very laid-back.

Some of the best kitchens, cafes, and dining rooms in Guadeloupe are the ones that you didn't think you'd ever wander into while trekking the town of your choice. Then again, you'll save yourself some stress if you have a handful of favorites in mind. To discover more about the kinds of food available to you, check out this page.


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