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Limoncello

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Avenue Tombalbaye 20 - Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
+243 815 141 111
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

End of a long week of training, needed a good break from all of it. So decided to go here, and it was a great decision. Really impressive interior, ambience and atmosphere. The staff who served (an old gent) was really friendly and we had great banter with him, and it really uplifted our spirits (even before we had our... More 

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Thank Prabu D
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a comfortable dinning experience the Limoncello is ideal. With tremendous ambiance, and high quality dining it is a great experience.

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Thank Phil M
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good atmosphere, warm staff and great food! Lovely outside garden. is very interesting to visit once a week , the placement is in the center of the city

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Thank hammoudaly
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Gem within Kinshasa! Good atmosphere, warm staff and great food! Lovely outside garden. Always love to come back!

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Thank Norbert798
London, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

Very lovely haven in kinshasa - clearly not local food. Great pizzas, attentive service. I visited during the European football championships and game showing on big projector screen - lively atmosphere. Prices $$$ - we spent $100 for 2 starters, 2 pizzas and a couple of drinks. But very nice.

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Thank Graeme Y
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

I was working in Kinshasa for a couple of weeks in May/June 2016 and was mostly based out of my office and hotel but I found the time to visit Limoncello twice. I sat outside both times and enjoyed the garden setting while watching the pizza chefs in action. The food is a great standard and prices reasonable (for Kinshasa).... More 

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Thank NannyMcNadles
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67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Lives up to the expectation. Really probably one of the best in Kin. Nice garden of a villa though having no view. A bit too long menu but fine. Delicious food. A bit slow to get the attention of the waiter and to order. Accepts MasterCard. Recommended!

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Thank Zsirfeka2
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

Limoncello is located in one of the commercial areas in Kinshasa. This place provides authentic Italian food with amazing thin crust wood burn pizzas. The decor and the ambience was really good. It is very good place to visit with family, friends and business meetings as well.

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Thank Amaan S
Port Louis
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

The wood-fired pizza are just great, like the pasta and starters. You cannot go to Kinshasa and not experience the Limoncello

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Thank Shameel R
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49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

I still do not understand why, but Limoncello seems to be the most popular place in Kinshasa. It is nicely set up, with enough space for outside seating. The food menu is comprehensive and offers options for different tastes. The service is the usual bad service that kinshasa is famous for. But none of it stands out, maybe because they... More 

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Thank Tarek S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?