Best Known For

Lega Tibs: tender pieces of cubed lamb, sautéed in olive oil seasoned with onion, fresh tomato, garlic, awaze and rosemary, served with injera.

About Jambo Bar & Cafe

Enjoy authentic African cuisine in an amazing atmosphere along with live music, at Jambo Bar & Café on Barkly Street in Footscray. Join the buzzing action in vibrant surrounds of lime, orange and purple, while one wall is adorned with an eclectic mix of artwork and the stage beckons for listening to the smooth sounds of jazz. Expect to delve into appetisers such as timatim fitfit – pieces of injera bread, with chopped fresh tomato, onion, jalapeno and Ethiopian herbs; before meaty mains such as awaze tibs, lightly sautéed tender cubed pieces of lamb, mixed with housemade awaze sauce, onion, garlic and peppers. Be tempted by fish gulashe – cubed fish, cooked with olive oil, garlic, onion and green pepper – or share Chef’s meat and vegetarian combo, with steak tartare and spicy beef stew.


Location & Map

195 Barkly Street, Footscray 3011 VIC - See Map

Opening Hours

Mon  12:00:PM - 10:00:PM
Tue  12:00:PM - 10:00:PM
Wed  Closed
Thu  12:00:PM - 10:00:PM
Fri  12:00:PM - 1:00:AM
Sat  12:00:PM - 1:00:AM
Sun  4:00:PM - 1:00:AM

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