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Zafari Bar & Grill

$$ - $$$African, ,
Chessington Safari Hotel | Chessington World of Adventures Resort, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
+44 1372 734670
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“skewers” (39 reviews)
“steak” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, Grill, Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Chessington Safari Hotel | Chessington World of Adventures Resort, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
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1 - 10 of 521 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Opens late, late for reservations. Over £400 of unauthorised charges in separate transactions taken from my account. Nearest to an explanation was “system errors beyond their control” The food was okay and the waitress for dinner was the only member of staff I saw smile...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed with 5 young children. The restaurant caters for all ages. The chef may have made the tastiest curry ever the evening we dined. Need to book.

Thank Lillbets
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing meal in this restaurant - spent £60 inc drinks for a family of 3! Delicious meaty food with friendly staff! Clean and reasonably quick service! Very nice - would recommend!

Thank Kate L
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

The menu looked good, although it is expensive and the waitress was friendly... unfortunately after waiting an hour for our food while watching other tables who ordered after us getting theirs we went else where. We were told about 30 minutes into the wait we...More

Thank edthedead
ChessingtonResort, Manager at Zafari Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 15, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback regarding your recent visit, we are subsequently disappointed to hear that there were aspects of your visit that did not meet expectation, please do not hesitate to contact the team further to discuss your...More

Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Eating your food with your family, whilst overlooking Zebra and Giraffe and my favourite animal, the ostrich. Lovely food it is too, and in England. Special. Nice atmosphere

Thank James B
ChessingtonResort, Manager at Zafari Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

We’re glad to hear you had such a fantastic adventure with us, we look forward to seeing you again on your next Wild Adventure!

Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

We had a meal in the Zafari Bar and Grill during our stay as we were celebrating a Birthday. I had already phoned ahead and ordered a cake and balloons etc and it was all ready as expected! Although a little pricey it was one...More

1  Thank Kate G
ChessingtonResort, Manager at Zafari Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

We’re glad to hear you had such a fantastic adventure with us, we look forward to seeing you again on your next Wild Adventure!

Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

As per the title, a much better experience than last year. It was nice and quiet (the theme park hadn't been open that day which may contribute to it) and we had a delicious meal with speedy service. The jerk chicken burger was done properly...More

Thank Matthew S
ChessingtonResort, Manager at Zafari Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

We’re glad to hear you had such a fantastic adventure with us, we look forward to seeing you again on your next Wild Adventure!

Reviewed October 2, 2017

Stayed here with my wife and 3 year old this weekend. I had the peri peri chicken, my wife had the chicken skewer and my daughter had sausage & mash. The food was very good, especially as this was at a theme park, but it...More

1  Thank gazza_lewis
ChessingtonResort, Manager at Zafari Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2017

We’re glad to hear you had such a fantastic adventure with us, we look forward to seeing you again on your next Wild Adventure!

Reviewed September 27, 2017

Came here for dinner as we were staying at the hotel, wasn't disappointed with the food at all it was really nice. Me and my fiancee shared starters of squid and the goujons. Then I had a steak for mains and my fiancee had the...More

Thank Lucy B
ChessingtonResort, Manager at Zafari Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to the Resort, We are disappointed to hear that you encountered some difficulties we will be passing this feedback onto the relevant teams. We do hope we can welcome you back to the Resort...More

Reviewed September 19, 2017

We didn't have high hopes for a restaurant at a theme park resort but surprisingly, the food was tasty and better than expected. The veggie options were good and portions were reasonable and our waitress was lovely. Book in advance as it can be booked...More

Thank trimtravels
ChessingtonResort, Manager at Zafari Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

We’re glad to hear you had such a fantastic adventure with us, we look forward to seeing you again on your next Wild Adventure!

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loubennettbennett
February 26, 2017|
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Response from shar0nalben | Reviewed this property |
Yes defo ring in advance, we used the room phone to book! Have a wonderful time..
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msclaireuk
May 21, 2016|
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Response from ChessingtonResort | Property representative |
Hello Adventurer, good question; you sure can!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chessington Safari Hotel | Chessington World of Adventures Resort, Chessington KT9 2NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Chessington
  • Phone Number: +44 1372 734670
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Description
Our exciting menu gives you the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of dishes including vibrant salads and grilled meats. Children will love spotting the cheeky monkeys and other animals adorning the walls. From your table, take in the views across the Wanyama Reserve where giraffe, zebra, antelope and other African species roam freely.
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