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Roosters

Hillside Road, Zonki'zizwe Shopping Complex Bradfield, Bulawayo, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
+263 77 828 9011
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Ranked #6 of 13 restaurants in Bulawayo
Cuisines: Barbecue, Steakhouse
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Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Roosters is exactly what Bulawayo needed,a service oriented restuarant with great food,great atmosphere and no mosquitos!My husband and I love this restuarant,the combos are such great value for money!Their prawns are to die for,in a landlocked country you wouldn't excpect to find really fresh sea food but at roosters their sea food is fresh and well cooked!The tables outside are... More

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Bulawayo, Matabeleland North, Zimbabwe
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Food reasonable and service pleasant in nice surroundings. However, visitors from South Africa wished to pay in Rands and were quoted a very high exchange rate (considerably more than any other of the 30 to 40 shops in the complex) and when questioned explained that this was to discourage people from using it. Very strange that a restaurant would want... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Waiters are slack. No welcome. Had to sit myself down and look for the menus as the waiters were so slow to even acknowledge there were customers waiting. Food took forever to come with no decent explanation as to why it was taking so long. Restaurant was empty so no excuse there. When our food came, after a very long... More

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Bulawayo, Matabeleland North, Zimbabwe
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Very enjoyable - not exceptional... bit expensive... payment problems for visitors wishing to use rands or credit card. Prawns were tough n overcooked!

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Excellent food, good desserts, and remarkably fast for Africa, too. If I had to have only two restaurants in Bulwayo, it would be Rooster's and 26 on Park.

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Swindon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

We had a meal here on our last night on holiday. The service and the food outshone all the other places we had tried in Bulawayo, I will be recommending this to all the people I know will be visiting Bulawayo, The staff were very efficient and nothing was too much trouble.

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Alajuela, Costa Rica
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

The quality of the food at Roosters is outstanding, especially the prawns...do yourself a favour and have the prawns!

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Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

Great pub and really good food. Outside seating ion the lawns in the summer surrounded by beatiful bowling greens.

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Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

the new menu is great, had the prawns and chicken, really good, bar had buckets of beer at a discount also good

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Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

Every time i am back in Bulawayo we go to Roosters for our fix of prawns and snails... Garlic it up! Fantastic Food... it takes a bit of time to get to you but it is FANTASTIC!

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