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The Palm Restaurant

411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls 00000, Zimbabwe
+263 213 284 4737
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls 00000, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recommended by the manager at Botanka, The Palm offered a variety of wild game dishes that we hadn't seen elsewhere. Everything we tried was great. The outdoor seating with a view of the mist from Victoria Falls was icing on the cake. A perfect romantic...More

Thank sam101645
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the review and glad you enjoyed the recommendation made by your hotel manager. Hope to see you back again!

Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

À few minutes from the entrance to Victoria Falls and inside Ilala Lodge, the Palm offers wild game dinner options in a great outside setting. Ostrich, wart hog, kudu, crocodile, impala and blesbok were all on the menu. We had the impala samosas and duck...More

Thank Anthony C
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for dining with us and for the feedback on your favourite dishes. Sorry about the Kudu Wellington but thank you for the feedback relating to it.

Reviewed January 9, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at ilala and ate here on the first night. The outdoor setting is wonderful with the roar of the falls in the distance. Food was first class. Can’t remember what we had but it all looked good. Great service too

Thank GrahamL-S
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2018

Appreciate the review and thank you for dining with us.

Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful setting for dinner, sitting on the terrace with the roar of Victoria Falls as a backdrop. We were a party of six. Our dinner was beautiful. The beasts were Beef shin, ostrich, wild boar and impala Wellington all served in a modern style. The...More

Thank Mark W
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2018

Thank you for the lovely recommendation!

Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Amazing food & service. Must eat here ! Been on Africa for a month and this was by far the best meal we had.

Thank MandM-CAD
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2018

Wonderful and thank you for dining with us.

Reviewed December 22, 2017

We had almost every meal of our three day visit to Victoria Falls here and enjoyed them all. There was a great variety of offerings including more exotic dishes. The pastry chef was amazing. The best Pain au Chocolat that I've ever tasted.

Thank GayeS545
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2017

Thank you for dining with us during your stay at Ilala Lodge. I have to agree the Pain au Chocolat are great!

Reviewed December 21, 2017

All the food we ordered was excellent, better than we could have imagined, there was very nice piano music and the setting is beautiful too,

Thank hazjul
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2017

Thank you! Glad we exceeded your expectations and thank you for the review.

Reviewed December 8, 2017

The food for breakfast was superb! Our dinner there was also quite fine. My husband had the crocodile risitto and I had the rare beef cucumber radish salad. Yum!

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Thank jwalker21jg
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2017

Thank you for dining with us and glad you enjoyed our popular Crocodile Risotto.

Reviewed December 5, 2017

All the staff all very friendly and accommodating, especially with my wife being a Coeliac,they could not have been more accommodating,the choice of food and wine excellent and reasonably priced for a hotel

Thank hereshopping
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 6, 2017

Thank you! It was a pleasure assisting with your dietary requirements.

Reviewed November 30, 2017

Our last night in Zimbabwe and all local people seemed very happy about recent events. Pre dinner drinks very reasonable followed by dinner in the open air. Food well cooked and served by attentive staff. Not too slow and not too quick. Quite expensive for...More

Thank David D
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2017

Thank you for dining with us and thank you for the review.

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vin p
August 19, 2017|
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Response from alijane377 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't book and the restaurant wasn't full. Depends what time of year you are going? Disappointing that no one bothers to answer your email.
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Mike N
May 17, 2017|
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Response from MartinVaughan | Property representative |
3 questions: • Is this a nice place for anniversary dinner? Yes! We can arrange a wonderful table under the stars and on the lawn area for you! • Average cost per person? 3 Courses - $33-$40 depending on your choices. We... More
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Betsy M
July 7, 2015|
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Response from MartinVaughan | Property representative |
Good day. Yes we accept both visa and Mastercard at Ilala Lodge and The Palm. Look forward to welcoming you to Victoria falls. Martin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls 00000, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 213 284 4737
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Description
Come and experience a culinary journey at the top rated Palm Restaurant. Centrally located only minutes away from the Victoria Falls at The Ilala Lodge, The Palm Restaurant offers a magnificent breakfast buffet, tasty lunches and al-fresco evening dining. With an unmatched menu, comprehensive wine list, the roar of the falls in the background and a star-lit setting, it’s an adventure for the appetite that is not to be missed.
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