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"Alo Alo" Restaurant

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10 Forest Road | Mount Pleasant, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 77 326 5933
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9:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Mon 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant offers both bar and eat-out facilities that are of the highest calibre. The food is great, the environment clean and comforting and the staff welcoming. The downside, which maybe upside as well, is the distance one has to travel from town and major hotels but once you make it there the worthiness of the hussles is there in... More 

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Thank Costa M
Harare, Zimbabwe
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 9, 2017

We really enjoyed our evening and our meal - not quite 'fine dining' and I wouldn't say great value for money (Zim prices are crazy) but very tasty, lovely garden, attentive waiter. I would suggest to the chef that they reduce their menu - it's overwhelmingly large - and rather focus on doing fewer things better. (this is a recommendation... More 

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Thank Gigi_WingDavies
Harare, Zimbabwe
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2017

From my reservation call to the time I left, the service was exceptional. The lady at the reception, sad i did not get her name, was so welcoming and just pleasant. I came in holding a bouquet of flowers and she made sure I got a temporary vase with fresh water to hold them while we enjoyed our lunch and... More 

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Thank Shushu Nhewede R
Harare, Zimbabwe
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 28, 2017

After convincing my squad to visit Alo Alo, I am glad they did not disappoint! Staff was very friendly and patient considering we had a late lunch and left just before dinner. Generous portions. Ice cream was a considerable amount too. I did not really enjoy the started fish cakes and was afraid of ordering the fish as a main... More 

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Thank miriamm5654
Chinhoyi, Zimbabwe
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 22, 2017

We have had a few meals and coffee at Alo Alo and have always found it tops!! Their light lunches are delicious, good sized portions and beautifully served. Their iced coffees are really good too! I have a husband who loves breakfast and especially the Alo Alo breakfast, even at lunch time!! Staff are friendly and efficient. Pleasant setting and... More 

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Thank kiminzim
Harare, Zimbabwe
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164 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Came for late Lunch at the new Allo Allo. Left disappointed. Extremely different from the old one that was run by a French chef. Please the decor is too colonial & not impressive. You must be old fashioned to dine here & the menu is the same.

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Thank DzivaSambiri
Wellington
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5 reviews
Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

My goodness, where do I even begin. Perfection at it's best would be the right thing to say. The atmosphere was amazing & Caroline was fantastic organising our wedding. The food was perfect & service was amazing thanks. Fees are affordable & portions are generous.

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Thank Lynn P
Harare, Zimbabwe
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168 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

Caught a few drinks by the Chez Chex bar. A great place for an outdoor Friday evening with mature crowd. Live entertainment available at cover charge. Enjoyed Mokoomba band from Victoria Falls.

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Thank John C
Harare, Zimbabwe
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed December 30, 2016

This is a great restaurant, with a great garden and very friendly staff. The food is well prepared and always served with a smile.

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Thank KGDee
Harare, Zimbabwe
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed December 13, 2016

i love this restaurant beacuse it is cozy and very ethnic.this is god for all weather types i loved the heating during the cold winter.the food is amazing

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $20
Cuisine
International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Forest Road | Mount Pleasant, Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Harare Province  >  Harare
  • Phone Number: +263 77 326 5933
Description
A beautiful setting, a home away from home. Offering delicious a la carte meals lunch and dinner as well as a lunch special menu served 7 days a week. Also open for breakfast, teas, coffees and cake. You will be warmly welcomed by adrian and lesley

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?