Divine Appetite Cafe

8982 Cincinnati Columbus Road
Cincinnati OH 45069

The tastiest African cuisine, soul food, and baked goods in all of Ohio.

Divine Appetite Café has the Cincinnati African soul food connection you have been looking for.


Welcome to Divine Appetite Cafe and Catering, your destination for delicious traditional African & soul food cuisine. We have all your favorites from Waakye to Jollof Rice and even some home-style dishes like fried chicken, pork chops, grilled tilapia, and more. If you’ve never tried African food before, Divine Appetite Cafe and Catering is the place to go. Chef Charlotte has surprised so many customers with the truly delicious taste of authentic African food. We offer dine-in, carry-out, and catering for your convenience. Come visit us at today!

Here is an example of our weekly lunch specials that run from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Curry chicken breast and coconut rice $8.50
  • Red (fried plantain) and black eye pea stew with chicken or fish $8.50
  • 2 pc Chicken one side 8.50 

Hours of Operation:

Mon Closed
Tue-Sat 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Sun 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Chef Charlotte of Divine Appetite Cafe and Catering was born in Africa and received her degree from culinary school in England, then moved to the U.S. in 1984. However, her cooking experience dates all the way back to her time in Africa. She’s been cooking and serving her authentic African cuisine and delectable baked treats for over 50 years. For Chef Charlotte, cooking isn’t only her passion; it’s a way to connect with people. She puts her heart and soul into every dish. Come taste Charlotte’s amazing cooking.

Charlotte Akoto is also a professional pastry chef and baker. She appeared in the TV show and book “Baking with Julia” when her and 26 other pastry chefs from around the country were featured for their exceptional talents in the kitchen. At Divine Appetite Cafe and Catering we have cookies, cobbler, a huge variety of pies and so much more. We also bake wedding cakes.

For more information

Web: http://www.divineappetitecafe.com/

Phone: 513-777-2111