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Mantenga Craft & Lifestyle Centre

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Mantenga Craft & Lifestyle Centre
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  • Average11%
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2 weeks ago
“a place to get a real great meal and hospitality”
Nov 2, 2018
“Quaint & friendly”
Mantenga Craft & Lifestyle Centre is an outdoor space, encompassing restaurants, coffee shops and cultural gift stores, all under the shade of a giant rubber tree. The old farmhouse is now home to a vibrant community of skilled entrepreneurs who...more
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Ezulwini, Eswatini (Swaziland)
+268 2416 1136
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Friend and i visited this place on our way from Mantenga cultural village, so we were enough tired and hungry to need a Good place to eat and relax. we were welcomed by the kind owner of the restaurant, we asked for a vegan...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank shiraziwine
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely little shops (even a silversmith) & eateries around a courtyard with tables & chairs to enjoy the cuisine & wine on offer. Lovely mobile woodburning oven & friendly staff who bring you menus from all the eateries available. Quaint & beautiful, good for groups...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Paul R
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This spot is a favourite for us as a family, just as a couple and with friends. The atmosphere is so vibrant and the food delicious. Sitting under the trees on a sunny day with a great pizza and cold drink makes for a very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Paula J
swazidarron, Owner at Mantenga Craft & Lifestyle Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2018

Much appreciated Paula J. Thanks for taking time to review. We glad you enjoy being outdoors under our big tree 😁

Reviewed 16 April 2018

Curios, curios and more curios. Very much a repetition of african curios found everywhere. There is a restaurant offer and some very nice wines from the boutique.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Fernando P
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Friendly people. Nice shady place with a terrace. Have a drink, a snack or a meal. Mantenga lodge is nearby

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AnnekeBr
Reviewed 21 January 2018

On a recent visit to Swaziland I drove past the Mantenga Craft & Lifestyle Centre. We stopped at what looked like an outdoor restaurant area under some huge wild fig trees. What caught my eye was a food smoker mounted on a trailer. Its called...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Cliff_Rose_JBay
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We started the day doing a Mountain Bike tour with Swazitrails, which leaves from here, and was excellent. Afterwards we had a fantastic lunch at the italian place inside the Mantenga centre. Their focaccia is mind blowing. And the Gnocci were as good as made...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank MariaD13733
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Nice little craft market with an excellent pizzeria called vesuvio, would highly recommend it for lunch or dinner. Next to it is a wine shop and bar who serve a great selection of South African wines.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank L_Man1
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