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Gathemann - CLOSED

175 Independence Avenue, Windhoek, Namibia
+264 61 223 853
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish platter” (2 reviews)
“apple strudel” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, German, Mediterranean, Central European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
175 Independence Avenue, Windhoek, Namibia
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Reviewed 10 September 2015

Nice, cozy, excellent restaurant for a special occasion or if you want to treat someone. I love their steaks, always fresh and well prepared. The service is definitely 5 star, the moment you arrive, someone will attend to you, unlike some restaurants where you have...More

Thank hps2015
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed the vegetarian menu for FNB Restaurant week. Perhaps a little less salt on the risotto. 2 tone soup was excellent. Ideal portion sizes. Great service. Good beer selection.

1  Thank Bhavesh G
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We had a nice dinner in this gourmet restaurant. A beef fillet namibian style, with Madagascar pepper basmati rice and vegetables and a springbock on merlot sauce and vegetables. A bottle of oinot noir from South Africa. As a dessert an Amazing Apple strudel (like...More

Thank supererika
Reviewed 7 August 2015

For a nice finish of our holiday we went to eat here (tips from Trip Advisor). What a great restaurant. Good staff, very good food, great wine, a little upmarket, but worth it (for European standards still a good deal by the way). Had the...More

1  Thank Mathilde M
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

My wife and I had dinner on a cold winter's night and went based on this restaurant bring no 2 according to TA. We thought the ambience OK but not wonderful, the wicker chairs with round table whilst OK was not ideal and made for...More

Thank Gavin R
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Food of the highest quality, yet reasonably priced. All courses were perfectly balanced, vegetables perfectly cooked, and well seasoned. Service was friendly and professional. A great final dinner in Namibia, and the best of our trip.

1  Thank DellaSalway
Reviewed 11 July 2015

The proprietress, Sabine, is absolutely lovely--very welcoming and accommodating. The wait staff can be slow but they do try. Your best bet is to get the daily special...and save room for dessert--especially the strudel! The restaurant is very conveniently located in the business district--patio/porch seating...More

1  Thank jan584
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I always eat at this restaurant when in Windhoek because it is one of the highlights of my stay. The food is always excellent with fresh ingredients and cooked to a very high stadard

1  Thank Ian S
Reviewed 30 May 2015

I've come to Windhoek only a handful of times over the years but will ALWAYS dine at Gathemann House. The food is exquisite and most delicious. I have never been disappointed. One of our favorites is the handmade bread, the texture of a "soda bread"...More

1  Thank ShawnK959
Reviewed 30 May 2015

We enjoyed the special wine tasting night on 8 April which was awesome... The food was just incredible even for a vegetarian. The Meat for the non vegetarians was fantastic with the springbok the favourite. Service was lovely, if a little slow on this night...More

2  Thank Carol and Keith W
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Independence Avenue, Windhoek, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Khomas Region  >  Windhoek
  • Phone Number: +264 61 223 853
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