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Olga's - The Italian Corner

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20 Mokambo Road, Livingstone 60138, Zambia
+260 21 3324160
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08:00 - 22:00
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Austin, Minnesota
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Italian mission effort to set up this place. Interesting, encouraging story. I enjoyed the pasta, and walked over for breakfast the next morning.

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Thank RetiredGramps
Ndola, Zambia
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a very interesting restaurant. It is part of a wider program for helping troubled youth in the Livingstone region, which in itself, is a cause well worth supporting. However, when the food is this good, there is no excuse not to go. My wife had the crocodile spaghetti, very exotic, and enjoyed it immensely. I had the ravioli... More 

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Thank Paul A
Sydney, Australia
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70 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Read about this place and wanted to try it - having been in Zambia for 10 days and mainly eaten at either home or hotels in Northern Chingola. How inspirational to find an Italian restaurant which gives a large proportion of its income to the needy and uses its facilities to train young people to be productive and learn how... More 

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Thank Janet F
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for dinner and really enjoyed our meal. I follow a gluten free diet so brought my own pasta and they were happy to cook this for me. There were very few gluten free options otherwise. My friend had a pizza and it was delicious. The portions are huge and they are happy to pack up the leftovers... More 

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Thank Beth D
CHELWOOD GATE
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole family loved the pizza, lovely place lovely people. A great evening out!! Coffee was good too!

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Thank DANNI B
Pretoria
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful oasis in the middle of the town.Friendly people, good food ....although service of food was slow (Hmmm but we were 16 people). And a good charity/story to boot behind the restaurant.

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Thank fredorb
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Olga's Project offers really great Italian food (wood fired Pizza oven, delicious Pasta) at a fair price and great quality. All profits go to a youth charity organisation, which is very good... We loved their food!

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Thank Linus H
Chingola, Zambia
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yummy, flavoursome pizzas, pizza sandwiches, loved the design your own salads. If you are prepared to pay for a taxi you can arrange home delivery.

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Thank Bailsmurph
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Olga's for dinner as a family with 4 adults and 3 kids. Food was excellent, the best on the whole trip. Everything was so tasty and fresh, we were very impressed. We can really agree with the other five star reviews.

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Thank Melanie S
Devizes, United Kingdom
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195 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had lunch at Olga’s Italian restaurant whilst exploring the Victoria Falls from both Zimbabwe and Zambia. The restaurant was begun by the family of an Italian woman who loved Zambia. When she died they had it built as a self help project with the money raised enabling educational development for disadvantaged young people. There was an interesting menu but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Mokambo Road, Livingstone 60138, Zambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Zambia  >  Southern Province  >  Livingstone
  • Phone Number: +260 21 3324160
Description
absolutely stunning restaurant. From june 2012 also Guesthouse

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?