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Beach, Vilanculos 1304, Mozambique
+258 84 301 4808
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (14 reviews)
“ribs” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Beach, Vilanculos 1304, Mozambique
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent a day here in the bar. Really great view, and even though I had a broken foot, I managed my way around and the staff were super friendly and supportive. The food was outstanding (I had the line fish), and I found the...More

Thank Brian E
manjelito, Owner at Casbah, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you.

Reviewed 1 week ago

used this beach bar quite a few times for drinks during the day..which were quite good...local staff very friendly more so than the owner i tought..had dinner once and was on the average side..would recommend for drinks as right on the waters edge

Thank woodhut
manjelito, Owner at Casbah, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review. It would help if you could be more specific about which meal you found to be average. Elsewhere you will find flattering comments on just about every item on our menu. I wonder if the Woodhut could say the same.

Reviewed 17 January 2018

Make sure you go to this wonderful beach bar !!! Best in town by far great food great atmosphere and all !!

Thank katyamala1006
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This little low key beach bar is a gem! The prawn special was so good, we came back the next day for the same thing and if the wind is down, there’s nothing better than sitting with your feet in the sand enjoying a glass...More

Thank RobertGreenstein
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

After a morning of kitesurfing through the activity center next door, my husband and I stopped here for lunch. Everything was delicious! We had fried calamari rings as a starter, prawn matapa (a local dish) and the catch of the day. The prawn matapa was...More

1  Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

On another guest at our hotels recommendation we took a walk from our hotel and had a meal at Casbah. We went specifically for the crayfish which did not disappoint. I would recommend that you go an hour before you are hungry as it takes...More

Thank Rene B
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

This year i am back at this amazing Bar & Restaurant with their amazing staff, i will return for the food, accommodation and support from Juanita & Bobo whom manage this stunning Beach bar with the most delicious food and atmosphere!

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach bar right on the beach. Good views of kite surfers. Quite expensive compared to other placesMore

Thank Jenny i
manjelito, Owner at Casbah, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thanks for taking the time to post your review. Its not quite correct to say that we are more expensive than surrounding places. We dont charge for breaf and butter and all our sauces including our delectable blue cheese sauce comes free of charge. If...More

Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

This place came highly recommended on many websites and also trip advisor, however, we were very disappointed with our meals. The food was ok but pretty basic. Unfortunately we got overcooked fish, undercooked prawns and a very underwhelming burger. In saying this, it is a...More

Thank Tamsin D
Reviewed 29 November 2017

The breakfast was very slow so order an hour in advance, but you cannot beat the location as it's right on the beach with sweeping views of the Vilanculos bay from the red dunes on the left to the old Dona Ana Hotel on the...More

Thank Melanie v
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10 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from 18thabanin | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do, connectivity is a problem at times. But they make alternate plan when there's connectivity issues.
29 September 2016|
Response from AlwaysSafari | Reviewed this property |
I'd say about 150-200 rand
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach, Vilanculos 1304, Mozambique
  • Location: Africa  >  Mozambique  >  Inhambane Province  >  Vilanculos
  • Phone Number: +258 84 301 4808
Seafood restaurant and bar on the beach
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