January 26, 2021
Polo Club Restaurant and Lounge – Haute Cuisine the Polo way
If you’re looking for a premium restaurant in Accra with a great location, unique setting, cosy and serene environment, and gastronomic delights that take you around the world with just one bite, then hold your horses, The Polo Club Restaurant and Lounge is the right place to be.
Established on the premises of the Accra Polo Club, Ghana’s premier Polo sporting facility since 1902, this first-class restaurant has earned an impeccable reputation as one of Accra’s most luxurious restaurants over the past decade.
With a unique brand and history of its own, Polo Club Restaurant and Lounge is a fusion of vintage and contemporary luxury with a touch of warmth, elegance and an impressive menu comprising diverse cuisines from around the world; the perfect ambiance for a spontaneous, intimate, or business rendezvous.
Enjoy a wide variety of gourmet delights on the restaurant’s world class menu; from starters like the Shrimp Provencal, a combination of fresh sautéed shrimps with garlic chilli pepper; or the Seafood Ceviche, a Japanese starter comprising a variety of seafood in lemongrass dressing; to main dishes like the Veal Milanese, a combination of veal escalope served with fresh arugula, and the Filet De Boeuf, a masterpiece of Grilled beef fillet served with a choice of pepper corn, mushroom or mustard sauce; and how about the popular chocolate cake fondant served with vanilla ice-cream for dessert?
To complement its remarkable food menu, the restaurant has an exquisite collection of fine wines, champagne, tequilas, bourbon and Irish whiskies, soft drinks, classic cocktails like the Polo fusion and more.
Among the outstanding features of the restaurant is its aesthetic architecture, a witty blend of distinct copper and brick walls, wooden pillars, concrete ceilings and beautifully laid floor tiles. Its stylishly designed ten-seater private dining room is classically decorated with golden sunburst mirrors, a crystal chandelier, blue velvet seats, mahogany floor, a ceiling of mirrors and fine flatware.
Aside its lovely architecture and breath-taking private dining room, what makes this premium restaurant even more unique is that it stands as the only restaurant in the country where guests can relax and enjoy a meal or drinks with a prime view of a live polo match from its terrace, with friendly matches on Wednesdays and tournaments on weekends. Delightfully, guests do not only get to enjoy first class food and drinks, but have the advantage of relishing some good sport and entertainment.
Additionally, the outer Polo bar and indoor restaurant which hold a capacity of 200 and 130 people respectively, smoking and non-smoking areas and a playground for children gives guests more options to choose which part of the restaurant to dine or host social and corporate events.
Located along the Airport bypass in Accra, which is about two minutes away from the Kotoka International Airport and just a minute away from the Tetteh Quarshie Interchange which connects six of Accra’s most boisterous roads, the Polo Club Restaurant and Lounge has become a favourite for locales, expatriates and tourists who appreciate haute cuisine, fine wine and beverages, and the luxury of enjoying a good Polo match.
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Written by Annie-Flora Mills for Luxuria Lifestyle Ghana