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Posted by: Claudia Andrews
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A brand that celebrates Ghanaian food in style

From the humble beginnings of a food catering service, NyoNyo Essentials has expanded to a restaurant and the corporate go-to food services firm in the industry within a span of 5 years.

Located on the ground floor of the famous “American House” on the Boundary road in East Legon, NyoNyo is the brainchild of Chichi Yakubu, a former HR practitioner at TNS, a multi-national market research company.

The restaurant’s client portfolio is already impressive, having catered to clients such as MTN Ghana, Cummins Ghana, National Petroleum Authority, Eische Life, Ghana Water Company, EIB Group of Companies and Cocobod to name a few. It is now the destination for that are both delicious and healthy for food lovers. NyoNyo source local and organic ingredients from farmers they know and partners they trust.

The menu at NyoNyo Essential is impressive and properly organized to suit the taste of every customer. It’s got all the favourite dishes Ghanaians love and enjoy. From appetizers, salads, sandwiches, grills, sides, sauces and a kids menu.

You can also find meals that are prepared on specific days on their menu. For instance: boiled yam and plantains on Mondays; Etor (Mashed yam with palm oil) on Tuesdays; Red Red loaded (Beans stew and plantain) on Wednesdays; Banku and Okro Soup on Thursdays, Waakye (Rice and Beans) fully loaded on Fridays; Fufu with goat light soup on Saturdays and Omo Tuo (Rice Balls) with groundnut soup on Sundays.

On top of this, the menu offers “NyoNyo paired meals” such as: Spaghetti Bolognese; Chicken stir fry noodles; Beef stir fry noodles; Shrimp fried rice; Assorted meat Jollof rice; Coconut rice with roasted chicken; King prawns with garlic sautéed potatoes; Garifotor with well- season; King prawns with French fries; Vegetable stir fry noodles and Jollof rice with tilapia/chicken. There is also a well-stocked bar for alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. As a proud partner of the GUBA Diaspora card, NyoNyo Essentials offer cardholders 15% off food and drinks.

Apart from being a restaurant that people troop in to enjoy delicious Ghanaian food, NyoNyo Essentials is also regarded as the go-to brand for excellent event catering. Whatever the occasion, be it a wedding reception, corporate event, birthday party or social event, NyoNyo will provide you with the best of catering services to make your event an unforgettable one.

One of the key traits that drives this brand is how they operate. The habit of being punctual and offering excellent customer service has been fully embedded in the minds of staff and management. You are therefore assured of a swift and smart service.

Aside serving it customers, NyoNyo Essentials supports its community and creates meaningful relationships with those around them. The brand exists “to create experiences where passion and purpose come together”.

For further enquiries or orders, contact NyoNyo Essentials on +23354700 3313 or send an email to

For online orders, visit their website by going to

Author: Claudia Andrews

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