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Modern African Cuisine in the heart of Kigali

Heavenly views

Heaven Restaurant was custom built in 2008 to be the first hospitality training restaurant in Kigali. On an open-air terrace with expansive views of Kigali, Heaven is known for its innovative modern African cuisine and excellent service experience. Heaven has trained over 1,500 Rwandans in hospitality, customer service and culinary skills since its opening. Heaven is more than a restaurant, it is a cultural venue featuring an onsite art gallery, traditional banana wine making experience, children’s playground, and Made in Rwanda retail boutique.

Culinary experience

Heaven is constantly evolving its culinary approaches with one central theme: modern African cuisine with local Rwandan ingredients. We work closely with local farmers and cultivate several organic gardens. We offer on-site mixology classes and feature a traditional banana wine making experience for those excited to dive into traditional Rwandan food and drink.

Conference & events

Multiple open-air venues across all properties are perfect for hosting private events from our popular Urban Bush Dinner to private weddings, daytime conferences, and intimate honeymooner dinners.

Stay with us

Wondering where to stay in Kigali? Our stay options offer something for everyone, from comfortable boutique accommodation, to the finest luxury stay in the city.


a playground for the senses

With its enviable location in the heart of the city, two restaurants and facilities galore, Heaven Rwanda offers up endless things to do.

Offers & Promotions

limited time indulgences

The perfect reason to embark on your African adventure, or experience our culinary delights.

Our Community
Heaven is helping Rwanda develop its most important resource: its people.
Ethical sourcing
Supporting hundreds of farmers, suppliers, artisans, and technicians.
service excellence
Investing in future hospitality leaders since 2008.

The Retreat

Heaven Boutique Hotel

Stay 3 nights, pay for 2 and enjoy our exclusive value-adds

The Retreat is the perfect luxury base from which to experience life-changing Gorilla Trekking or discover the wonder of Rwanda. Take advantage of our limited-time offer: Stay 3 nights, only pay for 2 and receive complimentary value-adds including a three-course dinner, 60-minute massage and more. Valid until May 31 2023.

From $400 per room per night

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