$$$$$ | African

The Boma Restaurant

The Boma Restaurant in Vic Falls offers fine dining in a beautiful African setting. This fantastic restaurant serves traditional Zimbabwean fare including smoked crocodile, potjiekos (stew), deep fried kapenta (small fish) and mopani worms. Open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Reservations essential.

Address: Victoria Falls Safari Lodge, Stand 471, Square Cummings Road
Telephone: +263 (0)13 43211/20
Website: http://www.thebomarestaurant.com

$$$$$ | International

Mama Africa Eating House

Mama Africa is a laid-back, authentic Zimbabwean eatery with indoor, veranda and garden seating offered to patrons. The restaurant serves both traditional and Western dishes, with menu favourites including Elephant Turd T-Bone Steak (named for its size!) and Sadza Ndiuraye (a traditional maize dish). There is often live music. Many of the meals are served in traditional three-legged pots. Open for lunch and dinner daily, reservations recommended.

Address: Matcalfe Road
Telephone: +263 (0)13 41725
Email: email@mamaafricaeatinghouse.com
Website: http://www.mamaafricaeatinghouse.com

$$$$$ | Gastropubs


Explorers is more of a bar than a restaurant but it does serve meals such as burgers, pies and chips, and is a must for any night out in Vic Falls. The atmosphere at Explorers is very laid-back and entertaining - this is where all the rafters meet up after a day on the rapids to drink ice-cold beer, make new friends and listen to cheesy tunes with their buddies.

Address: Sopers Arcade, Livingstone Way

Become our Victoria Falls Travel Expert

We are looking for contributors for our Victoria Falls travel guide. If you are a local, a regular traveller to Victoria Falls or a travel professional with time to contribute and answer occasional forum questions, please contact us.