Indulge in African flavors and specialty beverages at this buffet-style restaurant.
|Walt Disney World Location||Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge|
|Location in Resort||Jambo House|
|Hours||Breakfast – 7:30 AM to 11:00 AM, Dinner – 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM|
|Price Range||Breakfast – $17 per child, $29 per adult, Dinner – $29 per child, $48 per adult|
|Type of Cuisine||African|
Boma – Flavors of Africa is a buffet-style restaurant located on the lower level of Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Jambo House. Animal Kingdom Lodge is known for its rich African theming, and that motif carries over to this restaurant complete with colorful decor, art, and thatched roofs resembling an African marketplace. Its theming, size, and location make this restaurant a lively dining experience.
As the name implies, Boma – Flavors of Africa features cuisine from 50 African countries along with classic American fare that can satisfy any palate.
In addition to staples such as pancakes, waffles, and made-to-order omelets, breakfast at Boma – Flavors of Africa also includes cinnamon raisin bread pudding, deviled eggs with smoked salmon, and turkey bobotie, an egg-based dish from Southern Africa. For an additional cost, start your day with a Kenyon coffee press pot, or for those over 21 and older, indulge in a jungle mimosa or Boma sunrise.
At dinner, enjoy oak roast pork ribs, Senagalase yassa-style salmon, or North African cauliflower salad, just to name a few. Kids offerings include pasta, macaroni and cheese, and chicken nuggets. Guests 21 and older can enjoy a selection of wines from South Africa.
Boma – Flavors of Africa is a fan favorite making reservations highly recommended. This restaurant is worth the trip even if you’re not staying at Animal Kingdom Lodge – before or after enjoying your meal, you can spend some time exploring the resort, viewing exotic animals on the savanna just outside the lobby, or grabbing a nightcap at Victoria Falls Lounge. Animal Kingdom Lodge is located near Animal Kingdom and can be accessed via bus transportation from any of the theme parks.
Boma – Flavors of Africa is a buffet-style, all-you-care-to-enjoy restaurant where each guest pays a set price instead of paying for individual menu items (aside from alcoholic and non-alcoholic specialty beverages). Breakfast pricing is $29 per adult and $17 per child and dinner pricing is $49 per adult and $29 per child plus tax and gratuity. Offerings change from breakfast to dinner and include:
Breakfast (partial list):
- Breakfast Muffins
- Breakfast Potatoes
- Bacon and Sausage
- Cinnamon-Raisin Bread Pudding
- Carved Ham
- Coconut Steel-cut Oatmeal
- Turkey Bobotie
- Omelets (Ham and Swiss, Western, Egg White with Roasted Red Pepper, Spinach, Feta, Plant-based Bobotie
- Cinnamon Rolls
- Sticky Buns
- Deviled Eggs with Smoked Salmon*
- Composed Yogurt Parfait
- Avocado, Papaya, Grapefruit Salad
Dinner (partial list):
- Assorted Breads
- French Rolls, Mealie Bread and Butter
- Pita with Hummus and Coriander
- Berbere-Chickpea Salad
- Tunisian Couscous and Shrimp Salad
- North African Cauliflower Salad
- Spiced Green Beans with Golden Raisins
- Black-Eyed Peas, Greens and Chakalaka
- Peanut Rice
- Penne Pasta, Marinara and Meatballs
- Macaroni & Cheese
- Chicken Bites
- Sweet Corn Pudding
- Olive Oil Herbed-crushed Potatoes
- Senagalase Yassa-style Salmon
- Lamb Bobotie
- Durban Chicken
- Oak Roast Pork Ribs
- African Spiced Beef Striploin*
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