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The Rainforest Cafe

Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls VIC, Zimbabwe
+263 13 45003
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (96 reviews)
“wraps” (19 reviews)
“salad” (36 reviews)
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09:00 - 18:00 Hours
Cafe, International, Contemporary, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls VIC, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent to relax after the Rain Forest walk! Good service. Cold Beer (unfortunately no draft on tap). But great to

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Given its unique location inside the park, The Rainforest Cafe could easily charge monopoly prices to the detriment of its clientele - and itself, in the long run, but it doesn't. Good food, served quite quickly, and good selection.

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Thank nickmallett2018
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good Restaurant with Friendly Staff. Delicious Vanille ice Cream,“musst have“ to visit this Place when you are in zimbabwe Vic falls

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Thank 742verenam
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view and gardens surrounding this restaurant really make for a memorable meal. The food is great, the beer cold and the service fast. It is best to book ahead of time as the restaurant gets very busy. My only complaint is that the menu...More

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Thank learmichael
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a nice place to have a bite after walking around Victoria Falls, not exactly cheap but reasonable, food is nice and service is fast and friendly.

Thank inlimako
Reviewed 1 week ago

This café set within the National Park at Victoria Falls is nicely presented and handily situated on the exit path. I had a very nice coffee and cake there and found it to be reasonably priced. However I found the service a bit lacking with...More

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Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a wonderful place,cool breeze coming from th waterfall,beautiful vegetation around,breathtaking experience

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Thank mathianelydia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Rainforest Cafe has a good choice of meals and drinks and the food is very good. The staff are very friendly.

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Thank odinolivia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is up to scratch especially the capuccino served with amarula shot and water it was very delicious as well as the burgers.

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Thank rchiwara
Reviewed 1 week ago

While it has a captive audience, being the only restaurant in the Victoria Falls National park, this certainly does not make them rest on their laurels. The service is slick, the fare is good and well priced. They also offer a good free Wi-Fi facility....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls VIC, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 13 45003
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The perfect stop after a long, yet awe inspiring walk through the World Heritage Site.The Rainforest Cafe situated at the heart of the Victoria Falls Rainforest, offers sumptuous food, cool shade among the lush vegetation of this unique eco-system and a chance to relax before continuing onto your next adventure.Whether enjoying a delicious meal and much needed cold drink or simply sampling the divine coffee and heavenly homemade cakes, the powerful roar of this most majestic of waterfalls in the background enhances the ambiance of a tasty meal in a wonderful setting.Adjacent to the Cafe is the Interpretive Centre with information boards containing facts on the mighty Victoria Falls. There is also a lovely shop where visitors can purchase small gifts to remember their remarkable experience to the Victoria Falls.Groups are welcome and can book in advance. Those clients who merely wish to visit the restaurant or shop without proceeding to view the Falls will not be charged park fees.
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