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Livingstone Room at Victoria Falls Hotel

2 Mallett Drive | Victoria Falls Hotel, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
+263 13 44751
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crepe suzette” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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€€€€
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2 Mallett Drive | Victoria Falls Hotel, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I celebrated my 60th birthday in the Livingstone Room 8 years ago with family and friends. The food quality and the service has increased considerably since then. The restaurant room is grand with chandeliers, white tablecloths, a grand piano and so forth. No view from...More

Thank Olle O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food, the room and the service all contribute to making dining in the Livingstone room a unique experience. Only the shortage of wines was a negative.

Thank Conqueror17
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a group dinner here on our last night at the hotel. The room was extremely elegant, white tablecloth, chandeliers, although felt more like a banquet room than a restaurant. We preordered off a set menu so not sure if there was also an...More

Thank paxa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dining at the Livingston room is quite a unique experience. The restaurant is located in an old fashion, colonial hotel with a magnificent view on the bridge over the Victoria Falls. The dining room is elegant and the service wonderful. We tried crocodile and Oryx,...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

after having visited the Victoria falls we opted for some gin & tonics on the veranda of the Victoria Falls hotel, it is Zimbabwe's grandest and oldest luxury hotel . It's really a wonderful experience, just enjoy the view, the drinks (we also had some...More

Thank MadelonVonhoffVerwer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fine dining in Africa in a setting from a bygone era with up to the minute menu. Not open on a Sunday and dress code is smart casual i.e no shorts and sandals / sneakers. A lovely meal assisted by well trained staff. The crepe...More

Thank TomToowoomba
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Classic old school fine dining experience in Africa. Trophy heads, spears and rifles on the walls. Absolutely beautiful food and well priced. We went the degustation menu which was superb. Service was first class with a big thank you to both Simba and Marshal for...More

Thank Mick N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate one night in the Livingston Room, the 'fine dining venue' for the Victoria Falls Hotel. There is a dress code noted on their web site for this restaurant which says 'no tennis shoes' so I brought another pair of shoes in my luggage...More

Thank Ono O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the 7 course degustation at US$45 per person. We wanted matching wines but some of them were unavailable so we stuck to individual glasses. I was glad the sommelier was honest instead of trying to flog us wines. Marco was our waiter. The...More

1  Thank Love_Life_Sydney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Real colonial experience with excellent food , wine and service. Surroundings are stunning and a must do if you are there

Thank Roger C
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Onerhino
22 September 2017|
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Response from JoyAus | Reviewed this property |
yes there is a dress code - classic casual is fine, for the men, button-up shirts and trousers with shoes. Ladies wear something dressy. No need for formal wear, but if you have it with you, now is your chance :)
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CP1953
5 August 2017|
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Response from JKCNTX | Reviewed this property |
We enjoyed the Degustation Menu for $45 per person along with Degustation wine by the glass at $35 per person. What an experience. A member of our group was a professional chef & restaurant owner and said this menu was... More
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WalrusOfHove
8 February 2017|
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Response from Douglas Paul B | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I didn't go cheap, we did the full course meal along with some very fine wine. All together, including probably a 20% tip, we paid $295 USD in total. It was well worth it. (circa June 2016)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
19:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
19:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
19:00 - 21:30
Thursday
19:00 - 21:30
Friday
19:00 - 21:30
Saturday
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Mallett Drive | Victoria Falls Hotel, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 13 44751
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