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Palm Restaurant at Ilala Lodge Hotel

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411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls 12345, Zimbabwe
+263 13 44737
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07:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 22:00
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel was fine, nice rooms, walking distance to the falls. Very commercial, and high price level for the drinks/food

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The breakfast included hot selections, as well as ample fresh fruit, juice, pastries and yogurt and topping options. The evening bar menu was great for an easy dinner - sandwiches, fish and chips, and actual entrees. The daytime view was lovely, dining in the evening was pleasant.

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Thank annasDC
Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably best restaurant in Vic Falls. We had crocodile risotto and Ostrich steak, both excellent. We highly recommend the place

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is lovely and the wood very good. The service a little slow, but who´s in a hurry? The bar outside is really classy with and has a swimming pool.

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Helsingborg, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had both lunch and dinner at the restaurant and where very satisfyed with both the food and the service. Even better food than South Africa, wich says a lot.

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Sydney, Australia
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfasts at the hotel offered so many options. There is a buffet for the continental breakfast items (fruit, cereals, bread, croissants and juices). The hot items are ordered off the menu which ensures that the food is always hot and to your liking. The dinner menu was extensive and offered great local dishes. We dined twice on our 4 night... More 

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Sydney, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Ilala Lodge for 3 nights and ate in their restaurant several times. We couldn't fault anything- excellent service, very fresh, nicely presented, great taste and reasonably priced food.

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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel so decided it was just as easy to eat in the restaurant. Very friendly and great service. A nice variety of food available.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We started in the restaurant and ended up asking for the server to bring the dinner to our room. After a challenging travel day they were so accommodating. Food was just what we wanted.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We were a larger group of friends (17) having dinner and had an enjoyable evening. The food was very "game" based with springbok and kabu and crocodile.. some very good and some mediocre. The crocodile risotto was very creamy and well cooked. The kabu Wellington on the other hand was way over done (though rare was ordered). Nice colonial setting,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Cuisine
African, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls 12345, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 13 44737
Description
Located at The Ilala Lodge Hotel, The Palm Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers a comprehensive wine list.

Dine outside under the African night sky amidst the sound of the mighty Victoria Falls

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