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Da Canton

Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
+260 95 3709666
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“gelato” (19 reviews)
“ice cream” (34 reviews)
“pasta” (20 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 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling with a large group and they handled us perfectly. The owner went out of his way to accommodate us everyday for 2 meals a day! The food is wonderful the grilled pork chops and chicken were the best and of course we had to...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Authentic Italian cuisine. Owner on site to provide advise and recommend dishes. We had a combination of pasta dishes followed by grilled meat and fish platter. All tasted good. Not much variety in the bar specially for spirits. The owner has his own brew, a...More

Thank Shanti J
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Pizza is really good and really cheap, Wednesdays is 2x1 in pizza, the restaurant is really nice, great ambiance.

Thank Mars S
Reviewed 14 September 2017

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 6 September 2017

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 28 August 2017 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 27 August 2017 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
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Restaurant Details

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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, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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