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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
08:00 - 17:00
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The salads are quite big but very good! Its a nice place to go and have a few drinks or a coffee while family and friends are shopping. I went there more than once.

Thank Kelly P
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our breakfast here but found it quite expensive. Although previous posts have mentioned this restaurant is good for gluten free it is not really. They used to serve gluten free cake but apparently no longer. I managed to swap the toast for mushrooms and have the full English but that was really the only option.

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

Good Day. Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. My sincere apologies for the lack of gluten free product that we have on our menu. Due to the foreign currency shortages currently being experienced in Zimbabwe, we have been unable to buy in the gluten free ingredients needed. I will advise our waiters to let people know about this... More 

San Francisco, California
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41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The breakfast menu is fantastic - so tasty!! I had the Perfect Breakfast and it was delicious!! I also had the Kabab Salad and I thoroughly enjoyed every bite! But, as good as the rest of the food is...GET THE BROWNIE!! Best ever!! The staff are very friendly and it was a joy to come here!! The great cappuccino was... More 

Thank adrenalinejunkie2000
Level Contributor
4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit. Good food. Friendly service. Situated in a wonderful, little shopping centre. Be sure to visit the Heritage Centre.

Thank Jared M
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would dare say I have enjoyed one of the best Chicken burger meals at this place. It is served with real chicken meat and bacon.

Thank Gabskon
Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
Level Contributor
10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful diverse menu covering everything from vegetarian to those that enjoy something different like crocodile and warthog, this Cafe is set in a great setting with a relaxed vibe. It is ideal for breakfasts and lunches and serves lovely treats, cakes and muffins for those that are not too hungry or would like to enjoy a tea. A great... More 

Thank kafuegm
Bath, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a hop skip and a jump from our hotel, the N1, so came for breakfast and snacks a few times! The setting is wonderful, very relaxing with artistic vibes and comfy seating, surrounded by local arts shops. The steak sandwich I had was delicious! I was truly not expecting it to be so good! Tea and coffee were... More 

Thank Emma H
Albany, United States
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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.

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 

Thank jibblygoo
Reno, Nevada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 March 2017

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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
African, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
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
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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?