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Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Reviewed 6 April 2021 via mobile

Awesome Lunch Venue, once you are inside it’s so peaceful from the Kinshasa bustling Kinshasa streets right outside.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed 31 October 2020 via mobile

Probably the best service and food in kinshasa when it comes to Italian food .. I highly recommend this place to anyone visiting kinshasa

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 25 October 2020

Limoncello is a hidden gem in the heart of Kinshasa. It is the best restaurant in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The staff and service were wonderful and the food was 5 Star quality. By Gregg L. Friedman MD

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 22 February 2020 via mobile

Way too much for meals but your options are really limited. For a $50 buffet I would expect options worthy of the cost.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 5 December 2019 via mobile

Had a business dinner at the hotel. We were so pleasantly surprised after walking through the gates the restaurant seems like a oasis in the chaos of the city. The pasta pollo was delicious as was their pizzas. The service was very good and waiters...all spoke fluent english. Pricing is reasonable for Kinshasa and overall a very enjoyable experienceMore

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 10 November 2019

Even as in every restaurant in Kinshasa the price are too expensive, the food is good. I went there already twice. However, they don't know how to do a panna cota (see the picture ).When I asked the waiter his answer was clear it's how...we do it here. Sad fo for an italian dessert.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed 9 October 2019 via mobile

Clean, courteaous and good ambiance , ideal place for a friend's getaway ,, location is v apt for any activity or hangout

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 15 September 2019

Good atmosphere with a nice terrasse nice choice of Italian and congolese dishes, salad are fantastic good choice of wine

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed 3 July 2019

Very good and well priced by Kinshasa's exorbitant standards! The food is good to excellent, the service friendly and efficient and the atmosphere is very relaxing - just what you need after a day in the crazy environment of Kinshasa.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed 29 April 2019

Limoncello is a wonderful restaurant for those craving good Italian food. Sometimes the service can be slow on a Saturday night, but it's worth the wait for the pizza and lasagna. The restaurant space is beautiful - both an indoor and outdoor seating area. The...prices are reasonable to other recommended restaurants in town. Just like many places, the drive to find the place is misleading. Watch out for those potholes. But once you enter the complex, it's a lovely restaurant with great staff. They also deliver! Only minor complaint I had was the prices for the dessert. But overall, I enjoy the services at Limoncello.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Yes, Limoncello offers takeaway services.

Yes, Limoncello offers delivery services.

Limoncello is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5