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Sombras Bar

Mercado Do Tofo, Tofo, Mozambique
+258 82 728 4445
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
9 Mar 2018
“Fighting against standardization of the taste start with eating local”
10 Oct 2017
“Forget the menu, ask for today's specials”
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Seafood, Grill
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Mercado Do Tofo, Tofo, Mozambique
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

I was in tofo for few days with a friend of mine and we had the luck to find the right place to eat. Surrounded by a many restaurant with often only an English menu or offering only pizza, fries or stuff like that we...More

Thank Tião C
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Of all Tofo's little cabana-style restaurants, Sombras easily has the longest menu. This only gives you an indication of what the chef could prepare if all ingredients would be present at the same time - which they never are, obviously. The catch of the day...More

Thank philippebeinaerts
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We stopped by because it seemed to be a popular place in Tofo market. We had to wait a bit (almost an hour) but in the end I can say it was worth it. I had Lulas which is Squid with fries and it was...More

Thank Monica M
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Lobster cooked on fire. Big portions. Friendly staff. Speak English. Cooked fresh in front of us. On main street. Everyone enjoyed their meals.

Thank ziglersontravels
Reviewed 10 July 2017

good cheap eats but I was really hungry and it took over an hour to get my meal. Because of this I only went once

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

After waiting for almost an hour, other people arriving after us got served before us but anyway, when our food arrived prawns were not cooked. The staff didn't do anything about it which didn't help us trust the place, we decided to leave.

Thank Johanna D
Reviewed 3 January 2017

As mentioned below Dinho is the man! Matapa was good, the 400mets FULL lobster and chips was great but the highpoint for me was the chicken zambezi. If you're fishing or buying seafood at the market these guys will cook it for you for a...More

Thank d_cudster
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Thank you Dinho for the great Service and the delicious food! Great special sauce! Alle the best - small boy! :-)

Thank Stefan H
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Incredible place. OK, you need patience as everything is done right now. So, before you get your food you have time for couple of slow beers. I would strangle recommend to take barracuda. Maria is using some secret spices and garlic and the result is...More

Thank vtakev
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Another of the new bars on the street near the Tofo market. The restaurant offers an authentic Mozambique experience, with excellent Mozambique grilled chicken and loads of cheap, ice cold beer. Don't be in a rush when making your food order but it's definitely worth...More

Thank DARead
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Seafood, Grill
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mercado Do Tofo, Tofo, Mozambique
  • Location: Africa  >  Mozambique  >  Inhambane Province  >  Tofo
  • Phone Number: +258 82 728 4445
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