5 Kid Friendly Coffee Shops

Looking for the right spot to catch up on a few e-mails while the kids enjoy a nice treat? Kigali's great cafe culture will get you your next caffeine boost and be fun for the entire family!

Inzora Rooftop Cafe

KG5 Ave
+250 789 539 764

Tucked away behind Ikirezi Bookstore, Inzora is a Kigali favorite serving sustainable, local coffee and teas, freshly baked treats, and fair trade goods. Upstairs you'll find beautiful views of Kigali and downstairs young visitors will find a fun play area.

Photo Credit: Living in Kigali & Inzora Cafe

Iriba Bar and Terrace

KN 3 Avenue
Marriott Hotel
Nyarugenge District

The beautiful outdoor terrace at the recently opened Kigali Marriott Hotel, has comfy seating and lots of outdoor space for children to play and enjoy the fresh air while you sneak in a cup of coffee (or a cheeky cocktail!)

Photo Credits: Iriba Bar and Terrace


KK 25 Ave

J.Lynn's serves coffee, donuts, bagels and other great treats for you to enjoy in their outdoor hangout spots. Tucked away in Kicukiro you'll find a large playground for children. 

Photo Credit:  Eat Out

Photo Credit: Eat Out


Rooftop, Kigali Public Library
Kimihurura Opp
+250 788 350 530

Borrow a children's book from the Kigali Public Library and then grab a coffee to-go from Shokola upstairs. Bring them both down to the garden to let the kids play or snuggle up with a nice afternoon read. 

Photo Credit: Shokola Cafe

Photo Credit: Shokola Cafe