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Botswanacraft

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Best traditional cuisine in town.

They serve the best traditional food in town. The portions are large and their prices are decent... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Lizzie H
Meal and craft shopping

Botswana Craft is a good place meeting over a meal ending with gift shopping of crafts from all of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
naomim54
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Gaborone, Botswana
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Botswanacraft is the largest handcraft centre in Gaborone, we also have a courtyard Restuarant, conference room and host cultural events and music shows. Sharing culture!
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Magochanyama Road | Plot 20716, off Western Bypass, Block 3, Gaborone, Botswana
+267 392 2487
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Reviewed 4 days ago

They serve the best traditional food in town. The portions are large and their prices are decent. Avoid going there around lunch time during the week because it can get very very busy and you'll find yourself waiting for a very long time to get...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lizzie H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Botswana Craft is a good place meeting over a meal ending with gift shopping of crafts from all of Africa.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank naomim54
Reviewed 11 December 2018

I love this place. Anything you choose on the menu will be worth it. My most favorite menu items are goat seswaa (goat pounded meat), fried goat and fried oxtail. You can have any meat items with chips, rice, dumplings, pap and spinach or mixed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TumiRikhotso
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Thanks so much for your support & great review! Really appreciate it!

Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

Nice place to shop for local crafts and souvenirs, not too expensive. There is also a nice café on site.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Great African culture. If you have time I highly recommend spending a few minutes shopping here. Right next to a restaurant.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jeremy515
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2018

Thanks for coming and sharing your positive feedback.

Reviewed 9 November 2018

at Botswana Craft you get hight customer service love, its also a one stop shop which you can get all the traditional craft, ostritch eggs for decorations, baskets, home made food ,seswaa, bogobe etc

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank fluffydol
Reviewed 10 October 2018

I was travelling around with a couple of German tourists and myself on trip from South Africa.We found Botswanacraft on a lovely afternoon busy lunchtime. Despite it being busy, the service was efficient and very pleasant. We had a vegetarian who thought the traditional dishes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank NorthStar721871
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Thanks so much for coming and the great review!

Reviewed 6 October 2018

We wanted to buy all the required souvenirs for family and friends before starting our safaris though-out Botswana due to luggage weight/size restrictions. We also found, withing Gaborone, a distinct lack of options that weren't tacky and/or imported. Luckily, we found 'Botswanacraft', where the products...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Damahu2
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

This is my favourite place for traditional dishes. The food is always fresh and served in a courtyard under tree shades. You can never go wrong with Botswana Craft from traditional food, crafts to music events.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Irene M
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 13 December 2018

Thanks so much for coming, supporting and the great review!

Reviewed 11 September 2018

Every time you step into Botswana Craft you feel this sense of belonging. The traditional aspects of the place take you way back to the times of Africa's origins almost as if in a dream. The gift shop has everything one could possibly need such...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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