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L'Hostaria

Sharpe Road,Namiwawa, Blantyre, Blantyre, Malawi
+265 888 28 28 28
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Overview
  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average28%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (23 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
“ravioli” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Sharpe Road,Namiwawa, Blantyre, Blantyre, Malawi
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Excellent Italian restaurant. Lasagne was one of the best I have ever tasted! Nice terrace. Staff very professional and friendly. Obviously popular with locals - always a good sign

Thank ScatterlingsAbroad
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Good pizzas, well cooked and tasty, but so terribly slow service. We waited for 1 hour 25 minutes between ordering and being served. Unbelievable. And it wasn’t so busy that every table was filled. The oven appears to be too small to cope which astounds.

Thank gam8le
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The food at this place is always above average, the pizzi are very tasty comparing them to other malawian restaurants. the only problem are the untrained waiters (which is a problem all over malawi- please, train your staff). during my last visit, I ordered a...More

Thank Manuel P
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Food is always good - but not exceptional - they unfortunately do not use cloth serviettes like they used to - now using the cheapest thinnest paper ones. Winter time - cozy fire. Unfortunately do not make their great chicken liver pate anymore.

Thank StillTravelling2009
Reviewed 9 August 2017

it was Wednesday evening, and as usual, no electricity at home so decided to have Pizza at L'Hostaria. outside sitting is very cold, so we decided to sit inside. we didn't find a place for 5 people, so we requested to the waiter, and he...More

Thank Bhavin_Jamnagar
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We lived in Blantyre 20 years ago and loved this restaurant for family dining. L'Hostaria has changed locations, but the food is as excellent as always. I had the spinach filled hand made ravioli which just melted in my mouth. I also loved the appetizer...More

Thank ruth w
Reviewed 22 June 2017

We were recommended to have dinner at L'Hostaria and we were not disappointed. The service was friendly and attentive but not imposing. The decor was warm and and welcoming, it was a too cold to sit outside but would be a great lunch spot. Most...More

Thank Bailsmurph
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I had a lovely lunch here, when visiting for work. Really enjoyed the chambo fish and nicely cooked vegetables. Free bread was good too. And I really like the terrace and the attentive service. I will be back next time I am in Blantyre and...More

Thank OntheRoad1985
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

My first time here and a real find. I liked wandering through the grounds, it also being, a nice day. There were by the time we left on a Sunday lunchtime some 30 - 35 dining. Perhaps that went some way to explaining the very...More

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The setting was nice and service kind, but a bit uncoordinated. We had 3 courses. Food was nice, not exquisite but good, especially for Malawi. We had a caprese salad, which looked nice and had very nice olive oil and tomatoes, but the cheese was...More

Thank Lara H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sharpe Road,Namiwawa, Blantyre, Blantyre, Malawi
  • Location: Africa  >  Malawi  >  Southern Region  >  Blantyre
  • Phone Number: +265 888 28 28 28
Description
Infront of Twiga Lounge Club
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