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Amanzi Restaurant

158 Enterprise Road | Highlands, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 4 497 768
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
158 Enterprise Road | Highlands, Harare, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent service, great cocktails and delicious food! What more could one wish for? Our waiter was incredible and had a wicked sense of humour. All in all a great experience.

Thank Babette A
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The place is peaceful and full of greenery. There is ample space for parking and garden flowers and plants to buy for your home... The staff is quite friendly and knowledgeable about the service and offers. The cocktails are really nice and the meals... divine....More

Thank KayseCondo
Jama24, Owner at Amanzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Dear Kayse Condo Thanks for the great review. Glad you appreciate our gardens and nursery. Also great that you enjoyed your food and cocktails. You must try and visit one of our Friday Food Fairs as there are a number of local artisans with stalls...More

Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Have been many times to Amanzi.....but of late it lacks ambience and the food has gone from outstanding to ok....i hope i have just caught them on off days because the setting is awesomeMore

Thank Tim W
Jama24, Owner at Amanzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Dear Tim W Ouch! A tad on the harsh side we feel. Our Sunday Roasts have become most popular for a number of our regular customers. All freshly prepared. There is always a choice of roast lamb with redcurrant jelly and mint sauce, roast fillet...More

Reviewed 8 September 2016

Beautiful venue. perfect garden. the who is who of Harare meet here. Amanzi is the social get together venue for the up and coming younger generation and the rest who wants to be seen. Unfortunately the venue is prohibitively expensive and not value for money....More

Thank G G
Jama24, Owner at Amanzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Dear GG Yes pricing is a matter of much contention especially to South Africans who draw comparison to Rand prices. It certainly does make us appear expensive. However, spare a thought for the overheads including generators, boreholes, solar power and newly introduced commercial City of...More

Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Amanzi for years, the standard of food has dropped drastically especially for the amount we pay to have dinner. It used to be my favorite restaurant, I'm happy to pay for good food but the quality is boring, poor, tasteless...More

Thank Nitta L
Jama24, Owner at Amanzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2016

Dear Nitta L We assure you we do not rip people off! It is sad that you take this view when all items on our menu are individually priced to fit most peoples pockets. We recently introduced a tapas section to our menu where items...More

Reviewed 3 September 2016

Very good food, although not many local eating options on the menu - mainly international cuisine. Excellent service.

Thank Hhihan
Jama24, Owner at Amanzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2016

Dear Hhihan Thanks for the review and great rating. We look forward to seeing you back in Harare at Amanzi. We can also highly recommend Gavas on Second Street Extension for excellent local cuisine. Team Amanzi

Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Good was pretty good, not spectacular. Colleagues had raved about the restaurant previously and it was agreed that while it was still good, it was not as great as it once was. Dining both inside and outside, with outdoor heaters available when it's cool. Entrees...More

Thank JPB_36
Jama24, Owner at Amanzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Dear Parker B Thanks for the review and glad you you had a good experience. We are continually trying to improve our food and service by being innovative. Our goal is to ensure the Amanzi experienceYou may wish to try out our pop up chef...More

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We love the service and food at Amanzi! The decor and atmosphere is always refreshing and an amazing conversational starter, as they change the art around on a regular basis! The service is always top notch and the owner and management always make the effort...More

Thank zimlocal
Jama24, Owner at Amanzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2016

Dear Zimlocal That is really refreshing for us all to read. Nelson is particularly chuffed with the personal mention he got. There is a renewed spring in his stride. We assure you we will continue to give it all our best. Thanks for the great...More

Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Amanzi is a treat for the senses...sight, sounds and smells. Exotic garden with birds and water sounds, vibrant art pieces everywhere displaying an abundance of local talent and food that tastes as good as it smells. I had the west African stew which I highly...More

Thank Lily M
Jama24, Owner at Amanzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Dear Lily Thanks for your positive review. It really makes all our efforts worthwhile when we get feedback like this. We will continue to try and improve our services. You may be interested to know that we run a very successful vegetarian buffet with meat...More

Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

More of a youth driven crowd, Drink are afordable due to this. Live entertainment on Thursday evenings.More

Thank cmvdheever
Jama24, Owner at Amanzi Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

Dear Cmdheever Glad that you enjoyed the Thursday night vibe. It is fascinating to see the interesting group of both local and international people that the live music attracts. Our Thursday nights have become a "must do" in Harare night life. Try some tasty tapas...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$7 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 158 Enterprise Road | Highlands, Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Harare Province  >  Harare
  • Phone Number: +263 4 497 768
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Situated in the heart of the Northern Suburbs of Harare, Amanzi Restaurant is set well back from the road in 4 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. An old farmhouse, architucturally converted to a stylish modern restaurant. Amanzi has the capacity to seat 100 people. Amanzi offers it customers "fusion" cuisine. The decor is a sophisticated blend of interior styles created to form a backdrop for unusual collections of African antiquities and contemporary art. The water feature is stocked with koi carp, and is floodlit at night. The property is noted for its collection of indigenous trees, predominately msasa, and colourful shrubs, which provide a cool, restful atmosphere.
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