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50 East Road | Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 4 308 164
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (47 reviews)
“calamari” (17 reviews)
“bream” (7 reviews)
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09:00 - 21:30 Hours
Seafood, European, International, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
50 East Road | Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hoping for an out of the ordinary seafood entree, my attention was captured by beef filets in a green peppercorn, mushroom cream sauce. In Zim, you quickly realize that they like their beef well done and toothsome. I asked for a med/rare and was delighted...More

Thank Alohakane3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My fish dish was really average & my colleague was served a stale fish dish. The Manager never came out. We had a waitor who at best was lukewarm, most times cold and reluctant. Ignored us most of the time. Something not right that day...More

Thank TinoBERE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Their food will not disappoint you.The seafood dishes are the best.Their staff are polite accomodating and very professional.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Not too far from the city centre, the Fishmonger is a cóverted house. It has a nice atmosphere, the service is very good and the menu offers a wonderful selection of Portuguese style seafood coupled with some meat and chicken dishes. We had a platter....More

Thank Bruce G
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great service starts by being given an umbrella by the guard so we stayed dry walking in. Followed up with a superb meal excellent waiter and covered as always with the best chilli sauce ever. Pricing is fair and selection is great

Thank Garethzimbo
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Meal was ok, not wow! Platter with Sole as centre piece. Sole over cooked, prawns mushy, calamari great. Wine list needs to have not available deleted. Nice atmosphere, car park in dark across the road.

Thank suburbs2018
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Went a seafood platter and just loved it.... stunning and brilliant value. The ambiance is so very relaxed. The staff very helpful. Highly recommended. Realky enjoyed it.

Thank aussietim1979
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Monday night in Harare is perilous as most restaurants are closed so it was with great delight that we found Fishmongers. The restaurant is a converted house with a small pub area and the various areas for dining including a deck area that can be...More

Thank chillier455
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Fishmonger is a beautiful restaurant located in the Avondale area of Harare Zimbabwe. We had a wonderful dinner as family for my daughter's birthday. Their specialty is fish so I had my favourite fish and chips with tarter sauce I coudnt have gone wrong. The...More

Thank K4715GXsm
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This is a medium size restaurant but very cozy and always with good food. The best for me are the calamari done in a special way , but I don't know how...the only things I now is..........are very nice and I cannot eat calamari like...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 East Road | Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Harare Province  >  Harare
  • Phone Number: +263 4 308 164
  • E-mail
Fishmonger Restaurant (located at 50 East Road, Avondale & under new management in 2012) offers freshly-sourced Portuguese-styled seafood dishes & platters; a variety of crisp salads; local & imported wines & meat/ poultry options for the non-fish eater. Entrees are served with a choice of chips, rice or potato. Close to the CBD, the avenues & the central hub of the Avondale area, it is well placed & convenient for business lunches, special occasion dinners & family-oriented Sunday lunches. Supervision of the dishes, as well as fresh seafood & fish brought in directly from Mozambique or the Cape maintains the high standard of the food. Generous portions are an added plus! Fishmonger has built up a reputation which is apparent in its repeat clientele & long-standing regulars.
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