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Mama Africa Eating House

Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls zw, Zimbabwe
+263 13 41725
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good39%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Opens in 4 min
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African, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls zw, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After arriving and settling in Victoria Falls, we set to work trying to find a spot for dinner that served authentic Zimbabwean food. We came up short after asking around, but found Mama Africa online as a potential option. we were looking for dinner for...More

Thank Tessa B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very slow service, food terrible mopane worms were terrible i think they need lessons from Boma. Overrated and overpriced food. Would not recommend it to anyone.

Thank nhawuflaviour
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is slightly off the main road, and thus a bit quieter of a spot to eat. The food was average, the service ok, nothing spectacular, but perfectly acceptable.

Thank Alison L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to experiment the native food and the restaurant was highly recommended. The waiter who served us was courteous and knowledgeable not only of the menu but also the culture of the people. He recommended what we should try and we were impressed. We...More

Thank Ankara V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional food here was very nice. The atmosphere was brilliant with live music. The service was a bit slow unfortunately but it was a very busy evening.

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went here based on a recommendation from our hotel staff. I must say it was a pleasant surprise. I had the chicken curry pot and it was good. Spicy but not overpowering. My friend had Sadza Ndiuraye with the peanut butter rice and she...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Mama Africa is fantastic, excellent food and live music. We have been about 4 times now and have to take our friends when visiting. The atmosphere is buzzing. The staff are a wonderful, very accommodation and nothing is too much trouble.You should book though to...More

Thank GingerJam
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We booked the restaurant on July but it was easy to arrive without any booking. The meals are really good: hot meat pots with sauce and sadza, which is made with finely ground maize. We had a nice time there and would be back next...More

Thank Sand42700
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Our only poor Victoria Falls experience was at Mama Africa. We shared a starter of sticky chicken wings which were swimming in a watery red sauce which was flavourless. My main course was peri peri chicken which was covered in a darker red sauce which...More

Thank 601davidj
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We were very keen to try some local foods and here we found them! Cooked well and with a friendly smile. We were there late afternoon so didnt getto see the local entertainment that performed nightly. Loved the peanut stew.

Thank Emma A
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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, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls zw, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 13 41725
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