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Lola's Tapas and Carnivore Restaurant

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Livingstone Way | Victoria Falls, Victoria Falls 00263, Zimbabwe
+263 13 42994
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09:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 21:00
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Luxembourg
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 389 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely food, especially if you love meat. Try the game tasting menu 'THE CARNIVORE' which gives you a great opportunity to taste all different kind of game meat like Crocodile, Kudu, Giraffe, Zebra, Impala and many more. You also can have as much as you can bear. Furthermore, the Mopani worms were an absolute delicious experience too; give it a... More 

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Thank Frank L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

In the mood for something different? Give Lola's a chance!!! Not only can you try game, but the way they do Mopane worms, is definitely worth a taste.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was nicely prepared. We had a birthday for a 12 year old. The group that was playing did a great job to sing happy birthday and celebrate with us. The Chef had a plata of new foods for all the share and taste. That was lovely and nice.

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Thank boys2mengrouphome
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was average, coffee was very expensive and had salt in it for some reason had to return the cup twice. Card machines did not work so in a country where cash is a challenge this become a major issue.

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Bath
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lola's is easily found in the centre of Victoria Falls town; it offers a wide variety of game to eat including crocodile and Kudu. It has a semi alfresco dining environment, the staff are helpful and friendly. Two course dinner with three beers cost me $30 which I considered reasonable.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I ate here two nights in a row. I wanted to try some different game meats. I had giraffe stew, zebra, kudu, wildebeest, impala, and sable. It wasn't very good, so don't get any of the exotic game items. I did have warthog at another place and it was really good. Some of the other items on the menu might... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Excellent selection. Not too expensive if you don't over-do it. Food was good and the staff friendly. Would recommend.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Went to Lola's they day before flying home from our Safari. Great finale to our trip. Our group mainly ordered from the Game Menu -Impala, crocodile, giraffe ribs, etc. and everyone enjoyed their meal. (We were assured the meat was farmed and not wild.) We returned the next day for a light lunch and enjoyed that too.

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Marlow
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Good choice of food and tapas. The restaurant is run by a Spanish couple and they run it well. There is live African music which is not too intrusive. Good value and good food. The service is very pleasant but can be slow, which is fine in this climate

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

First time I ate here was with a OAT group a year ago so thought to return for a 2nd time while on an private trip. Thought prices were high for lunch consisting of soup and appetizers. And then when trying to pay with a credit card, suddenly the credit card machine was not available! Had to cough up cash.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
African, International, Spanish
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 21:00
Monday
09:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 21:00
Thursday
09:30 - 21:00
Friday
09:30 - 21:00
Saturday
09:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Livingstone Way | Victoria Falls, Victoria Falls 00263, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 13 42994
Description
We serve African-Europe Fusion Tapas, Braai/Barbecue, Variety of Game meat carve at your table, Fixed price for meat and dessert, Have as much game meat as you can bear, Great experience under the African Thatch!

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