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The Best Apps for Food Lovers in Africa

Are you a foodie in search of decent food and drinks while exploring the beautiful continent of Africa? These food apps are out there to help you figure out where to go and what to get in the country/city. Foodies should prepare to indulge themselves when visiting travel destinations in Africa, home to some of the best cuisine in the world. With so many options, types of cuisine, and restaurants to choose from food apps can come in handy, get the information you need at your fingertips with a good food app. From Jumia Food app to Uber Eats, here are some of the best food apps for every foodie in Africa as well as visiting food lovers to download.

Jumia Food

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Screenshot of Jumia Food App

Jumia Food has become a household name in Africa, one of the most popular food apps in UgandaNigeria and Ghana. Order your food online and have it delivered to you in three simple steps. Step one: Set your delivery location. Step two: browse restaurants in the vicinity until you find one to match your cravings, both local and international culinary specialties. Step three: order and your order will be delivered to you in no time, enjoy whatever delicious meal it is you want from the comfort of your hotel or Airbnb. This Africa’s top online food takeaway and food delivery app is suitable for both iOS and Android users.


OrderIn, as the name literally suggests, just stay-in-and-order. A South African premier online food ordering service, one of the most affordable and reliable online food delivery services in the country. The app is ever-expanding, they deliver quality meals across over 15 cities in South Africa.

Uber Eats

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Uber Eats is one of the most popular food apps in Kenya and South AfricaFind your favourite takeaway and delivery restaurants and order directly to your door with Uber Eats in any of those countries. There are opportunities for users to take advantage of promotions through the platform at some of the best restaurants. The Uber Eats app has been praised for its simplicity and ease of use. When you’re done ordering and check out, you’ll see your address, estimated delivery time, and the cost of your order including delivery fee and tax. Payment is automated with the card on file but can also pay cash on delivery. Order now and get tasty dishes delivered to you fast, at anytime of the day.

So Fresh

So Fresh is so much more than a food app. Being the people’s prime destination for healthy food choices in Africa, So Fresh have meal plans for customers on weight loss and healthy lifestyle journeys. From a healthy and juice detox, to a calorie-light, vegan-friendly diet, refining what you put into your body, this food app provides foodies with access to nutrient-rich, safe and healthy food choices.


areachops food app
Screenshot of of Areachops App

Simply one of the best food delivery and takeaway apps in Nigeria. There are a plethora of restaurants to choose from their site and app and most of the time the food is delivered hassle free. They could also do more to expand the outreach of their deliveries since most of their reviews on Google Play are from satisfied customers. So whenever you’re in Lagos, Nigeria, and you need something to eat, we highly recommend Areachops.


With so many food vendores to choose from, foodies must be sure to download Edziban before making their way to Ghana. This Ghanaian food delivery app has access to over 500 of the best restaurants around the country. They ensure as much as possible that the lowest delivery fees are charged and are relatively reliable except for a few hiccups, Edziban is pretty cool. 


egypt food app
Screenshot of Otlob food app

Otlob is a top online food delivery in Egypt, giving foodies access to a wide variety of restaurants in Egypt offering Japanese, breakfast, Chinese, burger and more. When in Cairo, you can order your favourite meals from the top restaurants in Cairo and have it delivered to you. Visitors to Egypt get to dine for a reduced price.


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