For all things authentically African: Art, Sculpture,
Clothing, Jewelry, Textiles, Spices, Ethnic Foods,
Kenyan Coffee, Jambo Cafe merchandise, and
The Jambo Cafe Cookbook


Returns Policy

  • Purchaser has 14 calendar days to return a product you purchased from Jambo Imports from the date you received it.
  • Email with your return request and reason for the return.
  • Shipping costs for returns are buyer’s responsibility.

Items ineligible for return:

  • Opened food products, including but not limited to: spices, sauces, chutneys, coffee, shea butter, etc
  • Items with a $10 or less sales price
  • Worn clothing items
  • Items worn with use and no longer new

Cook Like Chef Ahmed!

The Jambo Cookbook is here!

The long anticipated cookbook by Chef Ahmed Obo is now available.  The Jambo Café Cookbook: My Journey from Africa to America is part memoir and part cookbook, Chef Ahmed shares 70 recipes including traditional Swahili fare, Jambo Café favorites, and completely new creations.


Jambo Gear!


We love you! The Jambo Community are some of the most kind-hearted people around. We so appreciate seeing a Jambo Café T-shirt or hat around town and beyond. Bring Jambo home with you—wherever that is—and spread the Jambo love by sharing food together, being good to one another, and giving to those in need..





Spice It Up!


Spices are the way in East African cooking. It is influenced by foods, sauces, and seasonings from countries circling the Indian Ocean. From chile to cinnamon to cardamom to curry, Jambo Imports carries the most delectable spices and spices blends available. Chef Ahmed’s proprietary curry blends are available alongside spices specifically used in the recipes from his cookbook.