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The Living Room Cafe

€€ - €€€, Cafe, European
Area 4/149, Lilongwe 4, Malawi
+265 881 64 95 20
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good36%
  • Average26%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
6 Jan 2018
“Great dingy spot to be incognito and dance”
13 Feb 2017
“Vibey place”
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CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, European, Pub, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Area 4/149, Lilongwe 4, Malawi
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

My nephews suggested we hit the Living Room on a random night. Being a fan of unpretentious bars, Living Room is perfect. While the loaction is surprising in a semi-industrial area, the little bar delivers a great night out. Music is great and the drinks...More

Thank Madame_Trey
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you enjoy live music and a good atmosphere, this is the place on friday evenings...good music and vibe

Thank Simon C
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Can't say I recommend the food here, but the nightlife on Saturdays is very popular with expats. Drinks are cheap, music is loud, there's a lounge-y area and a dance-y area. Acoustic Nights on Tuesdays. Semi-regular Quiz Nights. Good place to meet people.

Thank J D
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Great place for nice food, cocktails and equally great music... if you are in Lilongwe you have to check out this place... I like the decor and how the place is different from all other places in town...

Thank 910teddk
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

We went for dinner and had a great time. The menu said Cheddarmelt fillet steak, so I knew it will be tuff beef with no mushroom in sight. What a pleasant surprise! Most tender steak with a great sause with REAL mushrooms! Great vibe in...More

Thank Travelfirst1
Reviewed 31 October 2015

You go in to this bar and it's like you are in Berlin or Amsterdam. Who knew you can find such a cool bar in Lilongwi? The place design is so cool with lots of fun sofas and couchs to chill on, the staff is...More

Thank Noy L
Reviewed 26 October 2015

They do try to imitate western cooking, but don't quite get it. We were disappointed by the lack of the good ingredients that it takes to make it work. Food was not great, atmosphere is so so, service was not good.

Thank Mr31615
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

Too loud (I guess it has to be since its a night club). Drinks are not expensive though. However the ambience is not very appealing. If you are looking for a place to hang out so that you can have a nice chat with your...More

2  Thank PradWestside
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Living room is great on a Friday night, dead on a Saturday. Service is slow for drinks regardless of how busy it is and though the food is okay and the menu has a good selection, I'm not rushing to eat there again. Quiz night...More

Thank TheTravellingAfrican
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Realistically a trendy restaurant accommodating the younger generation as well as older generation. Unique to Lilongwe due to its use of the corridor as an eating area. very good with what would be referred to as fast food. stylish bar

Thank Yellowtopcab
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 01:00
Thursday
08:00 - 01:00
Friday
08:00 - 04:00
Saturday
08:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Area 4/149, Lilongwe 4, Malawi
  • Location: Africa  >  Malawi  >  Central Region  >  Lilongwe
  • Phone Number: +265 881 64 95 20
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