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“Expensive but nice”
Review of Emmanuel's

Emmanuel's
Ranked #7 of 170 Restaurants in Harare
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $17 - $30
Cuisines: International
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Emmanuel's focuses on the use of fresh, local and wild ingredients in a unique setting. We feature the best in fine dining, quality wines and impeccable service. Guests will enjoy some of the best dishes in Harare in an elegant and relaxing setting. The menu changes frequently to ensure each visit is uniquely delicious.
Reviewed July 29, 2013

Good quality food and well presented. It is above the price level of the other top rated restaurants in Harare but it does offer a stylish menu. The decor is something they should look at as we found it glaring and not cosy on the eye, which is surprising as the Hotel that it is located in has nice decor. We were not asked if we wanted a drink when we sat down, giving the impression that they would like us to leave early. A small point but one that can leave an impression.

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Reviewed July 20, 2013

Went there as a birthday treat and treat it was! A small imaginative menu of modern cuisine made the choice difficult as everything sounded delicious and original - more than one visit required. The service and attention to detail were excellent and discreet. We were there for lunch and it was only one third full. What a shame. Prices are reasonable for the quality of the experience. This is Harare's best kept secret and deserves to be better known. We'll certainly be telling all our friends. Can't wait to go for dinner next week. Only drawback - not open on Sunday.

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Thank outofafrica80
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Emma D, Manager at Emmanuel's, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2013

Thank you for your wonderful review and recommendation. Your comments about our menu and staff are much appreciated, and we thank you for taking the time to write your review. Our staff are always pleased to receive such positive comments. We are in the process of releasing our new menus, with an assurance of value for money and original dishes. We are very pleased you had a delightful time and look forward to seeing you soon.
Kind Regards the Emmanuel’s Staff

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Reviewed July 7, 2013

Had the pleasure of dining at Emmanuel's quite a few times in June.
The food was excellent together with a good wine selection. The menu had a good,varied selection.
Service very good, Martin my waiter and Emma the restaurant manager doing a first class job.
My only negative comment would be the atmosphere - something missing but that doesn't detract from the quality of the food.
Look forward to my next trip to Harare.

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Thank Tony W
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Famina O, Manager at Emmanuel's, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2013

Dear Tony W,

Thank you very much for your wonderful review and recommendation. Your patronage and comments are much appreciated. Regarding your concern we are taking steps to address this issue (your suggestions are most welcome). We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit to Harare.

Kind Regards

Emmanuel's team

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Reviewed May 28, 2013

The Ambiance was great. they have live music playing in the background. The quality of the food is just perfection. The staff were very attentive and friendly, we thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of our meal.

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Famina O, Manager at Emmanuel's, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2013

Dear Vimbai,
Thank you very much for your wonderful review. Your positive comments about the quality of food and our staff are much appreciated.
We look forward to seeing you again soon.
Kind Regards
Emmanuel's Team

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Reviewed April 25, 2013

I have been in Harare for over a year and only discovered this restaurant last night! I was pleasantly surprised by both the menu and prices. I really liked the 'African' theme of some of the dishes. The starter of oxtail ravioli was of a very good standard, nice presentation. My main course of impala was delicious (though I was tempted by the croc curry!), as was my friends trio of pork, especially the pork belly, it melted in the mouth! Desserts were lovely! On top of all this the setting was very nice, I'm sure even nicer in summer when you can dine outside and the service was faultless. I will definitely be going back and recommending it to friends.

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Famina O, Manager at Emmanuel's, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2013

Dear Emsmul
It was a pleasure having you dine with us at 'Emmanuel's Restaurant' We are delighted you had a wonderful meal and speak so highly of us. We looking forward to your next visit.
Kind Regards
Emmanuel's Team

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