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Mama Africa

Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
+263 13 41725
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“hot pot” (23 reviews)
“stew” (28 reviews)
“potatoes” (6 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Belgian, Asian, Australian, African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped for a drink only. The menu is nice with local dishes and price is cheap. A good local place to hang around after a shopping walk

Thank Wingto
Reviewed yesterday

Enjoyed eating a Mama on the last night of our Botswana tour. Looks popular for large groups - there were three eating here on the night we visited. Good service considering the large number of people being catered for. A few orders went astray, and...More

Thank mrwonderful07
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were advised to go to Mama Africa as they had a Boma ( African Show). No they did not. Instead two guys played the 'Lion Sleeps Tonite' about 12 times until I asked them to stop. The fish my wife had was very over...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate our first dinner here and it was delicious. Tasted know kudu for the first time. It was delicious. Peanut Butter rice was interesting! Hunters Game Potjie (stew) was good as was a peanut curry we tried. Serves were generous and we ordered too...More

Thank AnjeandDeb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ended up eating here twice, once with a small group and the second time with a large group. On the first occasion I had the wildebeest hot pot, which was very tasty. A live band played some great music and it was great to...More

Thank ImeldaMario
Reviewed August 31, 2018

The food served at this restaurant is Local African food. Avoid taking other ethenic foods on the menu. Service was good, the decor was OK, the food was good. Limited options for wine

Thank Kevin D
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

This was one of the more authentic food experiences available to tourists in Victoria Falls. Mama Africa was a great spot for lunch and we got our exposure to local cuisine here. Well worth spending one of your meal times here during your visit to...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We tried crocodile steak, game stew and roasted vegetables and loved all the food. A life band made the experience very exciting.

Thank Uta L
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner here with a group passing through Victoria Falls. It's a nice colorful place with good food - I had excellent chicken piri piri. Staff is friendly and went to great lengths to organise the payment logistics of our large group. Interesting guitar...More

Thank ErikVollebregt
Reviewed August 18, 2018

I can only confirm that this IS the place for a meal in Victoria Falls. Charming service, good food, fair prices, authentic surroundings. What more coud you want? If you are in the area don't miss it. I ate Sadza, a traditional African dish -...More

Thank Baradon
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Sarah S
July 17, 2018|
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Response from Rene' B | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I do not know actually what kind. It is a local band wich play there. The sound grooves and you can feel the wibes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Victoria Falls Road, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 13 41725
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