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Mad Zebu

Face au marche, Belo Tsiribihina 608, Madagascar
+261 32 40 387 15
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“Madagascar is a place of contrasts, but....”
29 Mar 2017
“Best restaurant in Mada”
Closes in 26 min
All hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Face au marche, Belo Tsiribihina 608, Madagascar
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The street where this restaurant is situated is very typical of Madagascan country life, buzzing with tiny market stalls, animal transport, roads with potholes the size of paddling pools. Yet take a few steps away into the Mad Zebu and while looking at this busy...More

Thank Esenjay
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This place is phenomenal. I think they should open another restaurant in Tana. We were driving by the first time I went here and I actually couldn't eat that day (nothing to do with this restaurant -- I was sick beforehand and then the long...More

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 6 March 2017

One of the best restaurant in Madagascar. Amazing taste and the food is serving like in 5 star restaurant (in the middle of no where !!!) . You must go there !!!

Thank Magdalena K
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Amazing food fro very good price. And served beautiful (!!!) LOVE IT !!! You can't miss it when You will be in Belo !!!

Thank Magdalena_and_Tomasz
Reviewed 13 January 2017

we had traveled half a day on a rough road and a ferry when we got there for a lunch stop. Looking at the building we thought at best we would get vegetables and rice. Wow were we surprised......The quality of food, presentation and service...More

Thank Kidest
Reviewed 20 December 2016

In this small place I didn't expect this quality. Every plate is a picture. And of superbe taste. For everyone there is enough choice. I enjoyed it very much.

Thank obelips
Reviewed 9 November 2016

In the middle of absolutely no where... In a place you can not get to without hours of driving and then riding a rudimentary "ferry", an absolutely five star restaurant with the best food in Madagascar....Totally amazing

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 6 November 2016

It is really rare that a very positive description in a guidebook is topped. We ate at Mad Zebu twice (on the way to and back from the Tsingy) and both were excellent experiences. The Zebu in red wine sauce might have been the best...More

Thank SanjaAbroad
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Yes, Richard Adams, the Hitchhiker CAN find a restaurant at the end of the universe and it's in Belo Tsiribihina, a remote town on the west coast of Madagascar. The experience of Mad Zebu ('Mad' for 'Madagascar' and 'Zebu' for the traditional breed of cattle...More

Thank Judith-Brisbane
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a very early lunch and the restaurant was very accommodating. There was no indication in the decor or the location that would lead you to expect getting some of the best food in Madagascar. The food was delicious and so attractively...More

Thank Traveller376
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Face au marche, Belo Tsiribihina 608, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Toliara Province  >  Belo Tsiribihina
  • Phone Number: +261 32 40 387 15
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