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Mad Zebu

Face au marche, Belo Tsiribihina 608, Madagascar
+261 32 40 387 15
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“filet” (3 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00All hours
French, African, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Face au marche, Belo Tsiribihina 608, Madagascar
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1 - 10 of 67 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

... You drive hours on the dirty road through baobabs and landscapes, to stop in this restaurant to be overwhelmed by the quality, the variety, the presentation!!! Don't miss it if you are passing by you will not regret it!!! Great job guys

Thank Clelia1717
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great restaurant, service, food, facilities all excellent, and the sauces were a revelation! An added bonus was great coffee

Thank ettabedford
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't stop smiling when thinking of the amazing food we had at the Mad Zebu. Who would have expected to find such an amazing restaurant in Madagascar. Even more specific, next to a simple dirt road. But we found it and are very happy...More

Thank Ilse H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I almost don't have words for how excellent our 2 lunches here were. The Zebu Filet was spectacular as were the grilled "Cameroons" (giant shrimp from the river). From the moment we left the restaurant on the way to Tsingy we looked forward to our...More

Thank Outoftheboat
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Here is a restaurant far away from any large city serving food of surprising quality and presentation, especially considering the social environment of its situation. One could imagine a french chef had taken a "sea-change", quit the mad rush of cities and chosen this small...More

Thank Dr Eric C
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Actually that's a good place to take a break after/before the ferry. I think it's the best restaurant in about 200 km around. Once you get used to style and so on - take it. But like in best traditions of good restaurant the portions...More

Thank Sergey K
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I am glad that their food is well decorated and taste good too. However they are a bit expensive compared to others. I hated the flies surrounding me during my whole meal and I quickly finished everything to escape.

Thank wanderings0411
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Nice place, but jammed with tour groups (usually of the 4 to 8 people size range). Service was naturally slow with so many groups. We had cold seafood salads, which were good but not exceptional. Cold beer and bottled water. Then waited and waited for...More

Thank Luv2TravelFarNWide
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

If you ever come to belo you must visit the mad zebu restaurant. The setting for my evening dinner was surreal to say the least. Here I was eating the best meal of my life looking out on the most bizarre sights you can think...More

Thank Stevefinch
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The street where this restaurant is situated is very typical of Madagascan country life, buzzing with tiny market stalls, animal transport, roads with potholes the size of paddling pools. Yet take a few steps away into the Mad Zebu and while looking at this busy...More

Thank Esenjay
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Face au marche, Belo Tsiribihina 608, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Toliara Province  >  Belo Tsiribihina
  • Phone Number: +261 32 40 387 15
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