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Av. 24 de Julho 14, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
+258 21 492 379
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Maputo institution is a must try for its piri piri prawns or chicken whilst in the city. Service is friendly and efficient - my waitress welcomed me with a big smile. You can take a seat in the old school interior for the vibrant atmosphere or sit outside for some serious people watching (but you may get some hassle... More 

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Thank Hannah75
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The used to be famous piripiri restaurant from old LM or even Maputo times no longer. The service quality makes it annoying and then the quality expectation finishes on the negative. I love Maputo I hate lowing quality for no reason

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Thank Vitor B
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go there if there is no other place to go. Their famous "Frango à Piri-Piri" is not what it used to be. Its location obeys the "Location Location Location" factor, but, that's about it!

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Thank skaputnik
Johannesburg, South Africa
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This place is an institution in Maputo. I love going to Piri Piri, where the chicken is arguably the best in Maputo. The long tall 2M draft beers are to die for on a hot summer's day, sitting on the sidewalk, watching the hustle and bustle of the city, including a few 'craizies' lurking around... Always great. Keep it up... More 

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Thank Marshall R
Madrid, Spain
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74 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The chicken is the best dish. It is correct and never fails to impress. If you don't know where to go, come here!

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Thank Vaskovskyy
Portugal
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64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Piri-Piri is an old flame in the restaurant history of Maputo, existing for more than 50 years. It is one of the most famous beer places in Maputo, with all the local beers. Originally it was famous for its charcoal grilled chicken and charcoal grilled prawns, which are still served and very good and popular. But they also have the... More 

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Thank MarioForjazSecca
Lisbon, Portugal
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great location, good value for money and fast service this time at piri piri. Safe & quiet environment and the service provided is of good quality, a place to review in upcoming visits

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Thank LMcRocha
Bangalore, India
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

The chicken here is delicious. This is one of the oldest restaurants in town and every single time we end up getting the grilled chicken.

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Thank day_trippin82
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Great piri piri prawns. The restaurant decoration could use a overview but food good and drinks ok. A bit noisy and TV sometimes too loud.

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Thank Susanne E
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Had dinner with family whilst visiting from NZ. Thoroughly enjoyed the food and the whole experience. Will definitely come again if in Maputo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African, Barbecue, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. 24 de Julho 14, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
  • Location: Africa  >  Mozambique  >  Maputo Province  >  Maputo
  • Phone Number: +258 21 492 379

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?