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Le Chalet

) #2 of 11 Restaurants in Goma €€ - €€€ African, Bar, Pizza
Avenue du Lac-Quartier Himbi | Avenue du Lac-Quartier Himbi, Goma, North Kivu Province, Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo
+243 819 450 284
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Unmissable spot”
3 Oct 2016
“Great Atmosphere on Lake Kivu”
Restaurant Hours
African, Bar, Pizza, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Avenue du Lac-Quartier Himbi | Avenue du Lac-Quartier Himbi, Goma, North Kivu Province, Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Le Chalet is the place to go on Wednesday night where all the expat community gather. Food is ok. Spot is breathtaking, down on the lake.

Thank Nadia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came on Wednesday for the buffet and wine deal, which was great. Cheap, big selection, and food was good. The setting is very nice, right on the lake. The place was busy with local aid workers, and very lively if you want a mid...More

Thank tsibanas
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is one of the nicest places in Goma. Wednesdays they have a bar next to the water where there is usually a good party full of expats. Food is good but perhaps what makes it the best is the garden and the facilities.

Thank joseu1
Reviewed 15 February 2017

do you like FRY FISH, this where you need to go. and they have barbecue every wednesday, be there and enjoy the Congo seafood. they are the best in fish frying in goma.

Thank Omari N
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

The place is beautiful but the food is overpriced and the pizza is not as great as the reviews mention.

Thank Lwanzo A
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Nice dinner and very nice atmosphere. Good wine and fantastic happy hour for cocktails.This is the place to be in Goma to relax and socialise:-)

Thank Maddalena B
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Saturday afternoon/evening visit, drinks on lounge right at the lake, super view of sunset. Dinner: starter was "Mille feuilles", a great dish with alternating stacked veggies and goat cheese on a bed of green salad with excellent balsamico dressing, it was followed by goat cutlets...More

Thank Uwe N
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

That's a romantic place that you can enjoy with your friends too. Perfect place to chill out and relax or having a dinner on Sunday night. Their pizzas are lovely and the wine is fair. It is quite expensive but worth the price. Just take...More

2  Thank Francesca A
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

My partner and I visited La Chalet twice on the recommendation from the guys at the Virunga National Park office. We went for sundowners on a Saturday, when there was a reggae band band at the bar down by the lake. It's a beautiful, chill...More

1  Thank af50
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Really a nice place for a Pizza or an Aperitif next to the lake. I have really appreciated the cleanness and a good pizza. I'm Italian so for me a good good pizza is something more but in Goma is something wonderful.

Thank patachin77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Buffet, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue du Lac-Quartier Himbi | Avenue du Lac-Quartier Himbi, Goma, North Kivu Province, Goma, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Location: Africa  >  Democratic Republic of the Congo  >  North Kivu Province  >  Goma
  • Phone Number: +243 819 450 284
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The chalet offer local and international food into a moderne cadre with an amzing garden and view on lake Kivu.
Buffet every Sunday from 12h to 15h
Buffet Pita or Lebanese every Wednesday before Djo's Bar. Happy hour form 7PM to 8PM evry every Wednesday.