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Avenida Patrice Lumumba | Jardim dos Professores, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Maputo, Mozambique
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good views, food but poor service. Excellent place for a day out with the kids and family, with free wi fi.

Thank Hugompt
Nuremberg, Germany
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47 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Nice place if you are coming with kids - there is playground. Amazing sea view as well. The coffee is rather average - too sweet and weak, but OK, you could take tea instead. The staff was quick and friendly.

Thank Ralitsa_nbg
Maputo, Mozambique
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Best fish and chips in town Limited menue Great for relaxing with a cup of coffe Set in park with good view Inside and outside seating

Thank dianelindesmith
Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is a great place to take visitors to Maputo or to have a casual family lunch. There is a little playground for the children and a fantastic little library Livro Aberto. The views over Maputo Bay are great from here as well, and it is a convenient place to have a meal when visiting the Museum of Natural History.

Thank Phil G
Dublin, Ireland
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

We stopped off in the cafe and were pleasantly surprised by the quality and price of the food. Staff were lovely, very helpful and friendly. Lovely location in the park, great place to chill out and relax!

Thank Bernadette C
Maputo, Mozambique
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Again disappointed with the poor service at cafe acacia.. honest advice: for evening coffee, b there at 12 noon..else they will serve it at 8pm, may b.. The waiters dont give a damn about the customers. Two customer walk by empty handed after waiting for 30 mins but no waiter came to ask their orders. The waiters are not trained... More 

Thank A S
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174 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

cool location. like a little oasis in Maputo. calm place. the food was nothing special and rather pricy priced. not worth to go there for the location.

Thank Remo G
Frankfurt, Germany
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Went here with a friend to have a coffee. Coffee was really good, however the waiter could have been a bit friendlier. Didn't try food. The view is amazing!

Thank mavoko
Maputo, Mozambique
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124 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2016

This is not a place to enjoy a meal. But it is a nice place to take visitors to enjoy the view and the sunset, with a drink or an ice cream. Families enjoy the space for kids to run and play. It is also a nice place to sit in the summer, as it offers shade and often a... More 

Thank Marylene S
Maputo, Mozambique
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58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 14, 2016

Service is almost nonexistent. Food is average at best. The view and the park are excellent, the only reason why I go there.

Thank NunoRosario

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $10
Mediterranean, Cafe, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Patrice Lumumba | Jardim dos Professores, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
  • Location: Africa  >  Mozambique  >  Maputo Province  >  Maputo
Acacia enjoys spectacular views across Maputo Bay. Enjoy full range of Italian coffees brewed from very the best Espretto African beans. Choose from a range of freshly prepared tasty salads, local and international light dishes and the daily specials. Everyone enjoys an ice cream. Acacia's calm and safe oasis surrounded by the beauty of Jardim dos Professores park whilst relaxing with friend and family. Best place to meet, be inspired and relax in Maputo.

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