African Cuisine in Guadeloupe

If you've got a hankering for African food, don't miss an opportunity to spoil yourself. Though not terribly plentiful, you can still find a few locations in Guadeloupe where you can try some.

From the pleasant, very casual setting of Wam Africa to the cafes where wine and cocktails are as much a part of dinner as the grub, you're bound to find something worth fighting over.

Use the list below to browse the limited, though enticing, options for African eateries that you may be referred to as you're out on the town. Find the one that makes your mouth water and click its name to see more important info about its dress code, food, or even nearby attractions.

Wam Africa

Baillif | (069) 057-1878

Wam Africa is at 25 Avenue du Père Labat. It's 2.9 miles northwest of Basse Terre. The overall vibe to expect from this awesome bar and grill is considered casual, so guests won't need more than comfortable clothes and a healthy appetite to dig into the scrumptious menu items. 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 a viable choice for travelers thinking about visiting this part of the city and nearby areas. In case you're wondering, Pointe A Pitre is to the west. Since this is an informal place to have a meal, it's sometimes a respite for hungry visitors on lazy outings. Chef Sylvain Serouart is at the helm of the kitchen here, which produces gourmet fare drawn from Asian, Indian, Creole, and African influences. The menu is constantly changing, so it is a new experience every time you return.

Le Gondwana

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

Le Gondwana is situated in Bas-du-Fort, in the southern outskirts of Pointe A Pitre. If it doesn't feel right to dress up just for enjoying a decent plate of African fare, come to this local eatery where the service and style is very relaxed.

Sometimes, the most satisfying places to grab a bite in Guadeloupe are those you run into naturally while walking around during the day. But of course, you can't go wrong when you have a handful of favorites in mind. To discover more regarding the dining options waiting for you, check out this page.


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