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Gava's

2nd St. | Belgravia Sports Club, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 77 238 1863
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“oxtail” (9 reviews)
“beans” (5 reviews)
“guinea fowl” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
RR - RRR
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LOCATION
2nd St. | Belgravia Sports Club, Harare, Zimbabwe
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went there for lunch on Sunday and there was a live band singing. The waitress said considering it’s a new band, they are doing quite well. It’s a big portion of oxtail for me but it’s obvious a good place to chill on a...More

Thank galeo527
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing food and staff are so lovely - especially Nigel. Thank you for making our time here so great. Will come back next we're in Zimbabwe

Thank Natalie C
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

So after my not do pleasant visit at Gavas a year ago i decided to give them a try this weekend and i was impressed.Welldone Gavas u have outdone yourself.The food was amazing,hot and the stuff was pleasant and helpful as compared to my last...More

Thank Nyasha M
Reviewed 8 October 2018

I frequently have lunch with my friends or girlfriend at Gava, at least 8 times this year alone. They are quite good on local traditional food especially their Mutongigava menu. However, they tend to be overwhelmed during weekends. On three occassions we failed to get...More

Thank Prosper Tafadzw... M
Reviewed 22 August 2018

If you want traditional food, then this is the place to go. Such a great variety of traditional Zimbabwean foods. Service was good, they had heaters indoors to keep it warm in the winter, and the food was good. If you are a tourist, you...More

1  Thank Ferg42995
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We were taken here by a resident of Harare and what a treat it was! We ate in the open air under a canopy. The restaurant was truly vibrant in all ways. It was very busy, but the exceptionally friendly and efficient staff provided an...More

Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Stopped by this amazing little restaurant on my first night in Harare. It was the best food I had in Zim. When I went on a Friday night the owner happened to be there and welcomed me at his table. Everything was delicious, from the...More

Thank Rachel N
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Soul food divine prepared.Good atmosphere, wide choice of well prepared traditional dishes, oxtail to die for, pleasany service.

Thank Phoebe S
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Gava's offers a wide range of Zimbabwean traditional dishes. I personally think it has the best traditional dishes in the whole country with a wide range of selection. I personally would suggest their beef stew served with white sadza.

Thank joechiripanyanga
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Don't take my word. Go there. I always complain that African countries don't do enough to offer local, indigenous cuisine. Gava's is the spectacular but understated exception. All the mains are good - go often enough to try every single one. Get the Murirwo accompanying...More

Thank Andrew C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2nd St. | Belgravia Sports Club, Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Harare Province  >  Harare
  • Phone Number: +263 77 238 1863
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