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Lark Cafe

The Gable End. 90/2/43, Lilongwe, Malawi
+265 997 95 84 45
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (40 reviews)
“wraps” (9 reviews)
“salad” (39 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 16:30 Hours
Cafe, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
The Gable End. 90/2/43, Lilongwe, Malawi
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a lovely spot in Lilongwe, served excellent coffee and lovely smoothies, but very expensive, and the play area for the kids was.....not great!

Thank James M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed a business lunch here. Service was quick, food delicious; I had a wrap with beef and salad. The lemonade and coffee also good. And good value

Thank AndyMacpherson
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Looking for a weekend brunch venue, Lark is the best place to be.. they have a lovely menu that is awesome... very nice energy boosting juices n for those who are looking for exciting salads... then this is the place...

Thank ElizabethOct2015
Reviewed 18 August 2018

A pricy cafe but the quality of their service is amazing. If you're a coffee fiend, this is the place to be and their salmon-bagel dish is absolutely amazing.

Thank Omar_Ignacio
Reviewed 18 July 2018

If you are craving western food this place is it. Good sized portions of amazing fresh food but it is expensive compared to other places around Lilongwe. I think its worth it though as the quality is brilliant

Thank chloemcck
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful place to chill out. This place is a must when visiting. Coffee is Devine. We did not eat here but extremely busy and food looked lovely.

Thank Tania H
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Very beautifully decorated, excellent for small kids that can play in the playground. Food is almost salads or light food, nothing surprised. Juices expensive and not so good. Lemonade not good anymore. Cappucino also need improvement. But globally it's a very nice place to go...

Thank AnaIsabelA100
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

For the health conscious, you want to eat healthy-this is your place. They have a variety of mouth watering platters. You will be lost for choice!! Pay them s visit and you'll agree with me.

Thank Makangano
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

I visited Lark several times over the month of April while visiting Malawi. The quality of the food was an amazingly pleasant surprise. One of the only few places in Malawi that has a wide and top quality selection of Cheeses. I'm not a tea...More

Thank chiku265
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Stopped over for breakfast in Lilongwe and had searched for Lark cafe previously on trip advisor. Although the food was on the pricey side, it did not disappoint. Had a waffle with cream which was delish! and loved the garden side of the restaurant. Would...More

Thank Mwansa J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
08:30 - 16:30
09:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Gable End. 90/2/43, Lilongwe, Malawi
  • Location: Africa  >  Malawi  >  Central Region  >  Lilongwe
  • Phone Number: +265 997 95 84 45
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Situated at The Gable End complex, Lark offers a range of salads, wraps, sandwiches and burgers, (and a weekly specials board) all with a healthy twist! Childrens menu available, as are milkshakes, home made iced teas, fresh juices, coolers and delicious coffees - including "Red" coffees. The only supplier in Lilongwe of Satemwa Tea Estate's fusion teas! Childrens playground on site too!
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