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Turtle Cove Bar & Restaurant

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Street to Tofino camping site, Tofo, Mozambique
+258 82 719 4848
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London, UK
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Turtle cove was a perfect find after a few days in Tofo had me bored of the same dishes at the other restaurants. They have a pretty small menu, but everything I had was great: an interesting mix of flavors, generous side salads, and well presented plates. Decent wine, too. The setting is very nice and relaxing -- tropical log... More 

Thank SN_1211
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016

We visited here with friends that we had met at our hotel, we took a taxi to watch the sunset before the meal, he was late so we missed it!! However the food was fantastic and service as well, it is more expensive than the other restaurants that we visited, but was a notch up.

Thank Ladydiver2013
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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185 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Beautifully decorated in the style of a log cabin with a cozy lounge area and friendly staff. Hot showers, outside BBQ and cooking facilities. Yoga was well taught and refreshing, but expensive for Tofo (250 local money). Far from the beach and the lively part of Tofo, but a beautiful resort for rest and relaxation.

Thank TravelistaBelle
Cape Town, South Africa
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95 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Simple menu with good variety. You can relax on couch or hammock, play chess, read magazines while food is being prepared. Very good pricing, for all pockets.

Thank Ayesha A
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2015

This was not a cheap meal by Mozambique standards, but it was definitely worth it! This Is fine dining with African fresh food whilst sitting looking out over a beautiful beach - perfect for a special lunch.

Thank RossMcD1981
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015 via mobile

Everything from breakfast to dinner is swift, which is novel here. It's always tasty and good portions. Pancakes, fejioada, matapa and omelette all recommended. Great place to stay too.

Thank Joshua2014
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6 reviews
Reviewed 7 March 2015

We enjoyed the hot water chalet a lot, as well as the pool and the delicious food (even vegetarian). Due to the low season, there was not much going on, the staff reduced, but nevertheless we got want we needed.

Thank Christoph S
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2015

And that's really unusual in this part of the world. The food was always good, the service quick and friendly, and the atmosphere just lovely. We were staying there, and ate there every day. We had a great time!

Thank krisn2015
Cape Town Central, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 January 2015

The food was amazing - unusual and delicious. The location was stunning - on the edge of the beach with indoor and outdoor seating. The staff were efficient and friendly. A real treat for dinner!

Thank JulieVanR
Nampula, Nampula, Mozambique
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2015

If you like vegetarian you will have some nice options (basic but very good). If you are lucky you can also get some sushi...

Thank Simao D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Street to Tofino camping site, Tofo, Mozambique
  • Location: Africa  >  Mozambique  >  Inhambane Province  >  Tofo
  • Phone Number: +258 82 719 4848

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?