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“Good food, good service, acceptable price”
Review of Cristal - CLOSED

Cristal
Price range: US$15 - US$20
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

Visited twice so far and food did not disappoint. Waiters were attentive and price was a little high for local standards but it's a higher end place any way.

1  Thank Marvin H
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Reviewed 22 November 2015

Many of my colegues recommended this place for the prawns.They were superb, and enough to fill up on. The restaurant is a little dated and could use a face lift. The staff was freindly and attentive, but what shone through the most was the quality of the seafood, Ill be back.

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Thank Karsten_Dopke
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Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

Outside there were 5 busy tables with only one employee, delaying service beyond patience. Inside we could see 5 employees for 4 tables, some watching TV with hands on their back... What about some serious staff management? It is a pity that we will not come back. Ever.

Thank Pedro A
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

This is a restaurant with good ambiance and good food. It seems to have a large Portuguese clientele in addition to all others. Most food items are Portuguese, but there are several local Mozambican foods as well. The menu is pretty comprehensive.

We ordered cafriel chicken (a local dish) and fish fillet. Both dishes were good and prices were pretty reasonable. The bad part was waiting. This was a week night, but the place was full and we had a hard time getting the waiter's attention. So, that was not very good.

However, Cristal seems to be a favorite hangout for dinner in Maputo.

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2  Thank SunnyW358
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

Excellent place for breakfast (watching the city awakens). The chicken for lunch is ok but i specially enjoyed the pastries available inside.

Thank antonio a
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