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Mama Africa

Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
+263 13 41725
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good37%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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“hot pot” (23 reviews)
“stew” (25 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
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American, Belgian, Asian, Australian, African, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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81 - 90 of 520 reviews

Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went for lunch here and had steak sandwich between us. It was plenty big enough and delicious too. The steak was tender and the chips were amazing. Would recommend here as it is the 2nd time we've been (last time was 4 years ago)...More

Thank sand100
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We enjoyed a lovely lunch, sitting outside the restaurant in the shade. The food was delicious and I was happy to try some dishes from Zimbabwe. Friendly service.

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Live band playing great tunes with an Africa twist - great atmos. Had a pot each - both delicious - very tender meat with great flavour. Would certainly recommend!

Thank SunLoverChloe
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We went to Mama Africa as a group after our safari and had a good meal. The place was a little noisier than we had hoped but we were quite delighted with the food.

Thank Barrie W
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I celebrated my birthday at Mama Africa in March. the band did not play because of a death in the family. I had the stew with peanut butter rice and , nice greens and pieces of stewed pumpkin which were delicious.I ate with two friends...More

Thank Frauke Elisabet... R
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We were hoping for authentic african cuisine, and were neither thrilled nor overly disappointed. I had a peanut curry after being told they were out of the dish I had originally wanted. It was nice, a decent size although there could have been more rice....More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We arrived from Harare to Victoria Falls and feeling very hungry thought we could try something local.This turned out to be a mistake.We asked for 2 different beef dishes and it turned out that the beef was so tough to eat.Was not impressed with the...More

Thank Ojemma1
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I brought my son here last night. The place wasn't crowded, atmosphere was great with gentle live guitar music. Food was excellent, well prepared and tasty! The service was really genuine and excellent. Prices were high - $18 for a peanut curry but the portions...More

Thank dbdurango
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

As experienced traveller I wanted to have some local food and was searching for a place where locals would go to eat. Paid 20 bucks for african food (main dish + drink), what didn't taste at all. Totally overpriced... No local would go here and...More

Thank Niklas F
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We tried this to get a taste of local cuisine, but ... Lovely staff, nice atmosphere and a live band. The meat was a bit tough and the sauce not at all spicy (it was described as a spicy local dish); the croc was very...More

Thank GoldenOldie99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 13 41725
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