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Mama Africa

Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
+263 13 41725
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“hot pot” (23 reviews)
“stew” (27 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Belgian, Asian, Australian, African, Vegetarian Friendly
Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 2 days ago

like all reviews this is a snap shot and may not be typical, but looking back I cannot find one redeeming feature about Mama Africa . One thing that Africa does well is steak , not here , my steak was uneatable, partly because it...More

Thank budgie1953
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant has both African and western food. We tried Kudu steak and The local dish, Sadza. It was all delicious. $13-15 entrees.

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We both ordered the local dishes from the menu. Chicken & peanut butter and spice beef. The meal was presently nicely, good taste and excellent friendly service from Milton. Good for the African feel.

Thank CLC146
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quiet place until 7pm then 5 piece band entertained us. WE got there around 6pm and ordered two little pots of stew, one beef (Sadza Ndiurae meaning (Sadza kill me) )and Hunter's Pot ( Wart Hog), both came with peanut butter Rice, vegetables and a...More

1  Thank Wally A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant on our first night in Vic Falls. Except by our table, there was nobody else seated in the terrace. The food was good and the portions were generous. We had a great time there! I had the vegetables curry with...More

Thank Rick28200
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there with a group of travellers. The restaurant was noisy and it was difficult to converse. The menu was modern African. But the food when delivered left much to be desired. Our stews were tough, the meat hard to eat and the sauce...More

Thank aussiedave717
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had fish and chips - very good prepared and tasteful. Can highly recommend it. Very friendly waiters as well. Good priced.

Thank ngmooi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide suggested this establishment for a spot of lunch. The food is good but pricey for for an average spread. Other than that no issues. They have a kiddies menu. Nice "Africa" feel to the place.

Thank DC G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having seen the falls, we decided to have a local lunch. There seems to be plenty possibilities, but we eventually found this lovely place off thee main street. The menu gives you a nice choice and we wen for the "Sadza Ndiurae" (meaning Sadza kill...More

Thank Hesperange
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a table for 10. Every dish was delicious. The staff were friendly and attentive. There was live music. My husband even did a bit of shopping at the attached store for an African shirt. We would not have got in - had we...More

Thank LoveFoodLoveLifeLove
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Sarah S
17 July 2018|
Response from vagabond_b | Reviewed this property |
There was African music playing but it was empty. You can listen to music at your hotel and get better food probably.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Belgian, Asian, Australian, African, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 13 41725
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