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The Africa Cafe

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The Elephant Shopping Mall | Elephant's Walk Shopping & Art Village, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
+263 77 140 2081
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08:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:00
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Albany, United States
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Africa Cafe is tucked into a little plaza area and provided a good opportunity to sample great local foods. We were there on a Saturday evening and were treated to some very good live music. It was fun listening to some classic Van Morrison tunes being played with an African interpretation and sound.

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Thank ROSEMERY M
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As a vegetarian I had been struggling to find a great meal in Africa. They did me a huge salad with extra avocado like I asked and they were so accommodating and nice about the fact I didn't order from the menu. My group of friends and I all bought an array of coffees that were so good we ended... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We both had chibata sandwiches which were delicious and fresh! Delightful courtyard setting with fun shopping surrounding.

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had been on a three week Safari in Botswana and Zimbabwe. Not very good cafe facilities through out the safari and found The Africa Cafe. The best coffee in Africa. Very good quick, friendly and efficient.service.

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Thank CamacD
managerEW, Owner at The Africa Cafe, responded to this review

Why thank you so much for recognising the training and passion that goes into our La Lucie coffee. Not many know that the the La Lucie coffee is considered one of the finest gourmet coffee in the world and it is home grown in the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe! Welcome back any time for a cup of coffee on us! More 

Blackpool, United Kingdom
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196 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came across this authentic African cafe in the market of Victoria Falls town. Very reasonably priced and good selection of food and drink on the menu.

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Thank 158David1607
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

I had lunch at The Africa Cafe for Valentines day, and it has been a while since I had a meal here, and the food and service was as good as ever, if not better - have not had a disappointing meal ever here - great to see - and well done!!!

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Thank Jonathan E
Darlington, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

We had breakfast here and would definitely recommend The Africa Cafe to everyone. An African atmosphere with lovely staff and excellent food. The bowl of muesli with yoghurt, fresh fruit and honey was delicious.

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Thank 600EllieR
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Africa Cafe is a great location with funky African inspired decor and casual dining- think wraps, burgers, salads etc. The staff are friendly and always stop to chat and the chef often comes out to say hi. Great value for Vic Falls

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Thank Sarah K
Indianapolis, Indiana
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189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I don't know what I had here, but it was quite good. Bread with a layer of cheese, layer of bacon, layer avocado, layer of fried eggs, topped with spinach, tomato, and onion. Very tasty! The coffee was hot too! I thought the service was very friendly, very efficient, and the food service was quick (but I was the only... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We were here at the end of September and had heard about the Africa Café through reviews on tripadvisor. Thankfully someone mentioned the Amarula Milkshake. So, after shopping in the Elephant Walk Mall, we went to the café for a milkshake and a break. We placed our order and sat at a table in the shaded courtyard. Our milkshakes were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 14
Cuisine
African, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 17:00
Monday
08:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 17:00
Thursday
08:00 - 17:00
Friday
08:00 - 17:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Elephant Shopping Mall | Elephant's Walk Shopping & Art Village, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 77 140 2081
Description
A funky little restaurant, filled with great vibes, friendly people, chilled music, delicious food and ice cold drinks, this place has so many fun things happening all the time, we even have a Magic Far Away tree where the kids can sit under and enjoy their meal, while looking for all the hidden creatures. The Africa Cafe looks forward to your visit.

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Sydney, Australia
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?