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Da Canton Restaurant

Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
+260 95 3709666
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (18 reviews)
“ice cream” (32 reviews)
“pasta” (19 reviews)
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African, Italian, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is probably the best restaurant in Livingstone. For us sure it is. We were quite a big group and they were able to manage big table for us immediately. Food was delicious. I definitely recommend grilled fish from the river combined with traditional zambian...More

Thank AnnaSabuni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Difficult to park at but easy to walk to this Italian restaurant serves authentic Italian food and wine. The owner was friendly and welcoming (He is Italian) and we enjoyed our first night so much we returned the next night for 2 for 1 pizza...More

Thank Glyn L
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stefano and Claire (the owners) were the most lovely hosts! Food was like eating at your nonnas house. Not to mention Stefano's gelato which makes you feel like you are in Italy! Loved that place

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you miss Italy while you're in Zambia or you want to try the typical Zambian or Italian kitchen, you should come and eat at "Da Canton". The pizza and gelato were pretty good but the chicken they served me was uncooked😭the owner of this...More

Thank Chiara F
Reviewed 30 July 2017

when it come to pizza da canton is the best in Livingstone. Not only the pizza I also enjoy my ice cream at this place

Thank ReservationZambia
Reviewed 20 July 2017

When I am in town I go to Da Canton every Wednesday night for their two for one pizza nights. The pizza is great and the atmosphere is wonderful. The gelato is beyond belief. I can't find anything that good at home in the states....More

Thank TimPickel
Reviewed 18 July 2017

They often lack many of the main ingredients used in their entrees which makes ordering incredibly frustrating.

Thank FunandFabulous
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We only stopped here for ice cream but it was very good and well worth the stop. The decor is interesting with walls and furniture made from repurposed glass beverage bottles. It makes for a very unique and campy atmosphere. Looked at the restaurant and...More

Thank Candace T
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Couldn't fault this place. From the owner who was there to welcome us when we arrived each time to the waiting staff who did a great job at the table. The owner is Italian and he has set up a great mix of authentic Italian...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

For my mum and me it was a great place to admire the great collection of paintings, which are hanging all over the walls and other wood sculptures while enjoying the pleasant atmosphere. I would recommend it to everyone who is a fan of art...More

Thank 123_cilala
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Cash Only, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Zambia  >  Southern Province  >  Livingstone
  • Phone Number: +260 95 3709666
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