1 Love It
Save it

75 things to do in Accra and Ghana • Restaurants and cafés

With tips on everything from Accra's best restaurants and shops to museums and sightseeing – read our ultimate guide to things to do in Accra

© Daniel Neilson

Indian dosas at Heritage Indian Restaurant

Heritage often gets pointed to as one of the best curry houses in the capital. We recommend one of their dosas – savoury pancakes with crispy edges and spongy centres filled with the likes of paneer cheese and fresh onion.

Read more

Lunch in style at Coco Lounge


Incredible space for sure, so what about the food? The tight menu of mains includes sandwiches, burgers and fish and chips. Plus there’s a wide range of salad dishes, rice bowls and that wood-fired pizza. Oh, and don’t forget the home-made ice cream and cakes.

Read more

Posh fried chicken at Yard Bird


Yard Bird mixes American-style diner food with Ghanaian spice and a funky environment in this new restaurant concept from the same team as Coco Lounge and Santoku. As the great branding attests, the flagship dish is fried chicken with Yard Bird’s own spice shake. The sweet, sticky ribs fall off the bone and are pretty special too.

More on Yard Bird 

Read more

Superlative sushi at Soho

Firstly, let’s get the sushi out of the way. It’s good. Really good. The sushi chef knows what he’s doing – that much is clear. However, it’s across the rest of the Asian fusion menu where the creativity begins to shine. The crispy salmon takes the often indistinct texture of ceviche and cleverly added a tempura-style crunch packed with flavor.

Read more about SoHo

Read more
See more restaurants and cafés in Accra