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The Cattleman Steakhouse

117A Josiah Tongogara Street/12th Avenue, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (37 reviews)
“bum steer” (2 reviews)
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10:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
$$ - $$$
117A Josiah Tongogara Street/12th Avenue, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
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1 - 10 of 57 reviews

Reviewed June 11, 2017

A friendly establishment. serving superb quality Zimbabwean beef. A variety of cuts available on the menu. Preparation is simple to allow the flavor of the meat to take center stage. Friendly management and staff. Off street parking available.

Thank Delina A
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Good experience typical white (Rhodesian) restaurant in an African country. They did not know what a tenderloin steak was.

Thank Chandru N
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

This place was great! The menu had a lot of options. The best part for me was that it was accessible! Not many places in Bulawayo are so this was great to see. The staff was awesome and very prompt. Food was delicious. I had...More

Thank sarahoU6089SR
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

A well-done steak isn't a food choice: it's a crime...especially if you have ordered rump and tbone is brought to your table...like really... worst service ever. Maybe they can't handle zitf pressure

Thank Thato M
Reviewed April 9, 2017

We had a wonderful meal at Cattleman. The steaks were delicious- some of the best I have had anywhere. Service was excellent. I spoke with the owner who showed me around the bar - all the photos of the history around Bulawayo as well as...More

Thank EJCarter756
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Its a steak house indeed. I.loved the food. Well done cattlemen. Lovely. You have another visit from me

1  Thank chitombo
Reviewed March 19, 2017

If you looking for a great steak in a very pleasant atmosphere with a wonderful host and very accommodating staff, this is the place to visit. Don't forget to have a drink in "The Bum Steer"

Thank Rhodesia1965
Reviewed March 9, 2017

We had a great night at the Cattleman, and we enjoyed talking with the owner. They had very good service and the sirloin and rump steaks were tender and delicious. Two people at out table got the peri-peri baby chicken, and they loved it. The...More

Thank ATLpch
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

Good meal really enjoyed good quality beef dinner , veg was superb . Nice surrounding and friendly staff

Thank Tina S
Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

I make it a point to pass through Cattleman everytime I'm in Bulawayo because of their impeccably prepared steak. It's grilled to your specifications, but I would recommend the medium rare sirloin or rump steak any day. The tenderness of the steak is unbelievable, it...More

1  Thank Gadza G
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Melody M
October 21, 2016|
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Response from Naoki N |
I don't think so. But if you go there at busy time such as Friday night and you would definitely like to dine there, you might be better doing so. FYI there is no particularly recommended table in there. Any table would be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117A Josiah Tongogara Street/12th Avenue, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Bulawayo Province  >  Bulawayo
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