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African
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Table Service
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Reviewed 25 April 2019

Whenever i have visitors from abroad, there is one place that never dissapoints. The ambiance and environment at Garwe is typical Zimbabwean and the hot meals are always amaizing and delivered in the shortest possible time.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 April 2019

Have always enjoyed tradional dishes in Harare at this great, quiet, tranquil hideout just about 5km outside the CBD to the east of the city, in the vicinity of Rhodeville. You just feel at home, and the meals are tailor made to your liking. I...like my meals served self service, from my own ‘fire’ - I just love it. The place we usually visit with our regional and international guests to showcase the rural Zimbabwe richness in food diversity, the novel foods!More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 28 January 2019 via mobile

Waiter kept suggesting on pork bones. Turns out they were off, pre-cooked, frozen, reheated & served. They were overseasoned but the smell & taste cut through. Overpriced, environs poor, portions tiny. So for 5 pieces of road runner chicken, goat stew (to replace the rotten...pork bones), sadza rezviyo & rice/dovi $60 local. The best sadza is $2 street sadza. Pagava is not an option either - they ruin the road runner with poor seasoning.More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

For those that love eating meat it is definitely a must! There is a great variety in meats, different starch from either maize, ropka as well as traditional meal. As well as green leaf vegetables and tomato relish, kapenta. The service is excellent and the...vibe is one to relax and enjoy a nice meal with ethnic furnishings. Definitely a must and a great place for locals to enjoy good quality meals.More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Having enjoyed myself before, I was shocked by the level of service received at Garwe . Plates were dirty. Glass had white residue on it. Portions have become smaller.Seating area dirty

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

If you are looking for good Solid African Food, this is the place to go. Generous servings good services.

Date of visit: April 2017
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

This a great place to try various sections of local Zimbabwean cuisine. its one of my favorite places and i enjoy the authentic african ambiance and experience this place offers

Date of visit: May 2017
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Was invited by friends to see and experience a different dinner away from our usual victoria falls lifestyle....really enjoyed the trafitional food so quiet and nature around enjoyed the road runner sharing the meal like in our culture Realy envy to have such in Victoria...fallsMore

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

It's a peaceful restaurant full of green and silence. Traditional food is served in generous portions, meat and chicken are very well cooked and not oily. Vegetable very fresh, though rise was not well done. Staff nice and kind.

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I had an enjoyable Sunday lunch at this restaurant for the first time. The restaurant is set in very pleasant garden and the meals served are traditional and very filling.

Date of visit: May 2017
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Frequently Asked Questions about Garwe Restaurant

  • Yes, Garwe Restaurant offers takeout services.

  • Yes, Garwe Restaurant offers delivery services.

  • Garwe Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 3.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4