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Avenue Tombalbaye 20 - Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
+243 815 141 111
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (19 reviews)
“osso bucco” (5 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenue Tombalbaye 20 - Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this restaurant. Save it for a personal reward. You achieved your goal- now enjoy. It's that type of place.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Variety of delicious entrees generally in the Italian food variety to include pastas and salads. Great service. Plenty of seating indoor and outdoor. Good for daytime lunch with coworkers or nice date night. Reasonably good value for the cost. Generous portions. Parking available inside restaurant...More

Thank Aeneas1842
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had dinner here alone (travelling for work), and it was exactly as I hoped it would be. Excellent food, great atmosphere and even a free limoncello with dessert at the end of the meal. Great service too. Reasonably priced for the level of quality.

Thank Shaun M
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

If Kinshasa’s got you frazzled, this is the place to go. Enter it and at once the city’s frenetic pace falls away and you enter a friendly, tranquil environment. If it were an Asian restaurant, you’d say it had perfect feng shui, but it’s a...More

Thank Mushamuka D
Reviewed April 23, 2017

A delightful atmosphere, a great wine list, and delicious food. This is at the top of an hotel and has a lovely terrace if you're dining in the evening.

Thank Lori G
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here with a friend and colleague and enjoyed the atmosphere in the garden of this Italian restaurant. The service is pleasant and quick and the menu has a wide variety of pasta's, pizza's and fish dishes. I had a lasagna and dare to...More

Thank Havaki
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

I've been to the limoncello a few times during my stay in Kinshasa. The terrace is a nice place where you'll mostly find expats and wealthy locals. The staff is friendly and if you are in a hurry (not my case) you can have dinner...More

Thank Tom V
Reviewed March 12, 2017

If you are looking for a European style restaurant, neat design, not too loud (football on) tv and ok food, if you prefer to sit amongst expats or if you are longing for probably the best pizza or penne al salmone, then this is your...More

Thank calmbruno
Reviewed March 4, 2017

I've been to Limoncello several times -- the food is good, the outdoor patio is lovely, the ambiance is nice -- but we had a pretty poor experience last night. Our waitress ignored us for most of the 3 hours we were there celebrating a...More

Thank TroisChatsLies
Moise A, Propriétaire at Limoncello, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2017

Miss, Apologize for the bad behavior and lack of communication of the server . We will do our upmost to satisfy our client . Any external food is not allow in any restaurant and we have always been very open to do so on cakes....More

Reviewed March 2, 2017

very satisfied with "Limoncello's" service and kitchen. staff is very polite and helpful, food is just great. excellent place to have a dinner.

Thank amyagkiy m
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Nearby Attractions
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1.08 miles away
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Tombalbaye 20 - Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Location: Africa  >  Democratic Republic of the Congo  >  Kinshasa
  • Phone Number: +243 815 141 111
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