West African Cuisine

West African Cuisine

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EHL West African Cuisine

EHL House offers authentic West African cuisine in a 30 seater cosy homely ambience, with a unique dining experience. We use the finest ingredients and spices sourced directly from West Africa. Soups are freshly prepared with dry and stock fish, as well as assorted meat like tripe, cow- tail, tongue, cow-leg and beef.

We offer home delivery services as well as outdoor catering for parties, conferences, weddings and anniversaries and other functions. 

Insight on Our Menu


  • Lamb pepper soup
  • Fresh fish pepper soup
  • Cow-tail pepper soup

Main Course:

  • Soups:
    • Egwusi Soup
    • Ogbono Soup
    • Okro Soup
    • Bitter Leaf Soup
    • Vegetable soup
    • White Soup with fresh fish and shrimps
    • Efo Riro Soup
  • Stews/meats:
    • Chicken stew
    • Assorted Meat stew
    • Cord fish stew
    • Fresh Fish Stew
    • Snail Stew
    • Dried Fish Stew
  • Compliments for soups and stews:
    • Pounded Yam, Amala, Eba, Semolina, Wheat meal, Beans Pottage Plain Rice or Jollof rice
    • Ishiewu (Sheep Head)
    • Fried rice served with stewed chicken
    • Fried rice served with fresh fish
    • Spaghetti dish with chicken, shrimp and vegetables
    • Spaghetti dish with mince
    • Moi Moi (2 tins)
    • Fried Plantain
    • Fried Plantain & Egg
  • Plain servings:
    • Plain Jollof Rice
    • Plain White Rice
    • Plain Beans
  • Salads:
    • Plain Vegetable salad
    • Egg and Vegetable or chicken and Vegetable salad
    • Fish and Vegetable salad


  • Vanilla Ice cream with chocolate syrup
  • Fruits in season

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EHL House is...

5 Minutes away from:

  • UCT
  • Mutual Park
  • Howard Centre Shopping Mall
  • Mowbray and Rondebosch Golf Courses
10 Minutes away from:
  • Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
  • Ratanga Junction
  • Canal Walk Shopping Centre
  • Grand West Casino
15 Minutes away from:
  • Signal Hill and Table Mountain Cable Car
  • City Centre and V&A Waterfront
  • Milnerton beach and golf course
20 Minutes away from:
  • Clifton and Camps Bay beaches
  • Constantia and Hout Bay

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4 Star Rating

Member of Red Stamp Club

Member of the City of Cape Town Tourism

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