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Livingstone Room at Victoria Falls Hotel

2 Mallett Drive | Victoria Falls Hotel, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
+263 13 44751
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“crepe suzette” (16 reviews)
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2 Mallett Drive | Victoria Falls Hotel, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The dining room is quite elegant with a very talented pianist playing throughout the evening. Please be aware of the dress code. Men's jackets will be provided if he isn't wearing a collared dress shirt. Service was impeccable. We ordered a bottle of wine and...More

Thank minnesotans4
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, very historical, wonderful staff! Great wine, amazing food. We loved every moment, pianist played heartwarming music!

Thank Angeli B
Reviewed 6 December 2017

THis room is like a classy library with beautiful classic sofas and chairs. Perfect for a meeting place or cocktail party

Thank suescoggins
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I celebrated my 60th birthday in the Livingstone Room 8 years ago with family and friends. The food quality and the service has increased considerably since then. The restaurant room is grand with chandeliers, white tablecloths, a grand piano and so forth. No view from...More

Thank Olle O
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

The food, the room and the service all contribute to making dining in the Livingstone room a unique experience. Only the shortage of wines was a negative.

Thank Conqueror17
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We had a group dinner here on our last night at the hotel. The room was extremely elegant, white tablecloth, chandeliers, although felt more like a banquet room than a restaurant. We preordered off a set menu so not sure if there was also an...More

Thank paxa
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Dining at the Livingston room is quite a unique experience. The restaurant is located in an old fashion, colonial hotel with a magnificent view on the bridge over the Victoria Falls. The dining room is elegant and the service wonderful. We tried crocodile and Oryx,...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2017

after having visited the Victoria falls we opted for some gin & tonics on the veranda of the Victoria Falls hotel, it is Zimbabwe's grandest and oldest luxury hotel . It's really a wonderful experience, just enjoy the view, the drinks (we also had some...More

Thank MadelonVonhoffVerwer
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Fine dining in Africa in a setting from a bygone era with up to the minute menu. Not open on a Sunday and dress code is smart casual i.e no shorts and sandals / sneakers. A lovely meal assisted by well trained staff. The crepe...More

Thank TomToowoomba
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Classic old school fine dining experience in Africa. Trophy heads, spears and rifles on the walls. Absolutely beautiful food and well priced. We went the degustation menu which was superb. Service was first class with a big thank you to both Simba and Marshal for...More

Thank Mick N
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22 September 2017|
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Response from JoyAus | Reviewed this property |
yes there is a dress code - classic casual is fine, for the men, button-up shirts and trousers with shoes. Ladies wear something dressy. No need for formal wear, but if you have it with you, now is your chance :)
5 August 2017|
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Response from JKCNTX | Reviewed this property |
We enjoyed the Degustation Menu for $45 per person along with Degustation wine by the glass at $35 per person. What an experience. A member of our group was a professional chef & restaurant owner and said this menu was... More
8 February 2017|
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Response from Douglas Paul B | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I didn't go cheap, we did the full course meal along with some very fine wine. All together, including probably a 20% tip, we paid $295 USD in total. It was well worth it. (circa June 2016)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Mallett Drive | Victoria Falls Hotel, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 13 44751
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