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“Cameroonian Curry” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of La Marmite Royale

La Marmite Royale
Ranked #22 of 126 Restaurants in Windhoek
Price range: $34 - $77
Cuisines: African
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Off-Street Parking, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Description: African & Western Cuisine with Namibian and Angolan Specials Family Restaurant and Children welcome Open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Party Platters Cocktail Events Buffets Wide variety of Vegetarian cuisines Corporate and Private functions Outside Catering Launches & Year End Functions Take Away Service Fully Licensed Bar Cigar Bar Wifi available
Singapore
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52 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
“Cameroonian Curry”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2013

5-minute walk from Protea Thuringerhof. Had it mild, with oryx, which was rather tough... although was told oryx is more tender than beef. Quiet atmosphere, even on a weekend, maybe locals eat late, and was there around 6pm. You can choose to have your curry mild or regular. Mild was good for me. :)

Visited August 2013
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Geneva, Switzerland
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Has potential”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2013

I think that this place really has potential; I think it just needs a little fix-up. The service was great and the waitstaff really friendly. I had the prawn curry with vegetables which was really good and my husband had the seafood curry with okra- bad mistake. The seafood was not very fresh but in retrospect it was silly of us to order something like that in a mid-stream restaurant in Windhoek. I really like this place though and can't wait for it to get a little shake up.

Visited August 2013
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Namibia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Great African food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2013

It is a unique experience in Windhoek, where you get the feeling of really being in Africa rather than sitting in a franchise restaurant. I just love the Chicken Mafwe!
Price wise it is not cheap but is well worth it!

Visited October 2012
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Redmond, Washington
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
“awesome curries and great service”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2013

We had lunch at this place and while we were the only ones - the service seemed to be very good and attentive.We ordered vegetarian curry and the Cameroonian curry and they were both freshly prepared and delicious.

I would recommend this place for people looking for good lunch and dinner options at a good price in Windhoek.

  • Visited June 2013
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london
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82 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
“Tasty!”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2013

Menu offered some interesting african choices - the Congolese curry was great. Service was fine. Restaurant (indeed the whole city) was empty when we visited, so not much atmosphere but i think we were unlucky.

Visited May 2013
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