Welcome to Africa Avenue!

A moving experience happening in #Dubai. Find us @ripemarket.
Participate to a story told by the Creatives inspired by the Continent.




About Africa Avenue

An Experience

Africa Avenue is not only a concept store but an experience and a story worth sharing! A story told by the designers, the creatives and the artists who share the same vision and are inspired by the power, colors and joy of life of the continent of Africa.

What We Do

Sharing outstanding African products

We offer a wide range of outstanding African products by over 10 different like-minded brands showing the authentic and diverse African Culture.

From clothing & accessories, indoor & outdoor furniture, decorative items, stationaries and so on, we regularly bring in new vibrant products to our pop-up store to fill your heart and your home!

Discover our team

Our team and staff is presented here, we do what we love. Who we are, what we do and our social networks, connect with us.


Anissa is an African native, born in Algeria, North Africa, and hails from a family of passionate pan Africanists. She founded Ashante Design 3 years ago and since then has been bringing together the African community in the UAE. AA is just her last initiative, building on so many lessons learnt from past experiences!


Thaimi is a Cuban born that loves to celebrate the culture, vibes and fashion of her African ancestors. With her brand Luxethnik and its designs mixing modernity and ethnicity, she found a way to bring the whole Continent in unique ready to wear looks.

Our Brands

We specialize in providing unique gifts and promotional items that engage and delight your teams, clients and partners while reinforcing relationships with your partners and stakeholders.

We sell unique antique pieces that have been collected and essentially brought back to life in our workshop. As being old pieces, they are sold in their authentic conditions and each piece is unique with naturally occurring cracks, splits and knots.

We specialize in handmade accessories and apparel, inspired by the deep diversity of African heritage. We use exotic beads from Africa as the main material on our accessories.

Accessories made by local Tanzanian women from traditional African fabrics with vibrant colors.
Luxethnik is a look book ready to buy, proposing fashion accessories and more in a celebration of ethnicity, color & culture.

We seek to keep the African diaspora connected to the culture and identity though modern street fashion. As well as bring all humans together with bold African prints and art on Denim.

We are an Ivorian perfumer and couturier using years of meticulous research and trials as well as a fusion of a variety of African and Oriental designs.

We make tailor-made textiles made from cotton grown and spun traditionally respecting in all points of view the rules of organic farming.

We are a sustainable handbag designer brand with the aim to create economic empowerment to African artisans and a new perspective of global luxury.

We serve fresh, healthy meals using traditional west Africa flavors and modern wellness practices to nourish your mind, body, soul & spirit. Our menu is fully GMO and 98% gluten free with vegan and low card options.

We else to expect


Join us with your family and friends at the ripe market for our weekly activities! Experience authentic African vibes by participating in the various activities we bring to the table!


  • African vibes with DJ
  • Hair Braiding
  • African Face Painting
  • Djembe classes for Kids & Adults
  • African Dance Classes for Kids & Adults
  • Fashion Catwalk
  • Ethiopian Coffee degustation


Click here to view our 2021 Calendar and visit regularly for updates


Visit our new Nigerian restaurant to savor our freshly served healthy meals!

We use traditional West Africa flavors and modern wellness practices to nourish your Mind, Body, Soul & Spirit.

Our menu is fully GMO and 98% gluten free with vegan and low card options.

We are happy to serve you Monday – Saturday from 12:00PM to 10:00PM throughout the year!

Contact Us

Get in Touch

We are always open to discuss about your project or to have more information about Africa Avenue.

Our Location

Ripe Market, Dubai Police Academy, Al Sufouh 1, Dubai

Let's Talk

Email : info@africa-avenue.org
Phone : +971565034199

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