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Mad Zebu

Face au marche, Belo Tsiribihina 608, Madagascar
+261 32 40 387 15
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Face au marche, Belo Tsiribihina 608, Madagascar
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here twice, to and from my visit to Kirindy. Situated in a small town on a dusty road double parked with 4x4s and frequented by most tourists following a similar route to mine. Food was absolutely excellent, the crab starter was every bit...More

Thank Stephen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can't say I was taken by surprise by the place , it was well flagged, and I was lucky to get a seat on the way there and back from Tsingy. Food excellent, my zebu was tough on one occasion but I asked for...More

Thank aquina1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is a gastronomic gem in the middle of nowhere! However, it is not a secret anymore, the place is packed with tourists during lunch as it is practically the sole stop between Tsingy de Bemaraha and Morondava. During July-August, it is suggested that...More

Thank phaedra o
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All guides mention this "Must stop at" address. Just go and you'll understand why... Just EXCELLENT Almost a one star MICHELIN but for the reasonible prices... We had different dishes all excellent and very beautifully designed, a great "présentation à l'assiette" as if you were...More

Thank famille_LENIQUE
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Mad Zebu when we stopped at Belo on our way to Tsingy because of all the raving reviews we read on Lonely planet, here on tripadvisor and amny other websites. However, I would say that the food is slightly underwhelming compared to...More

Thank Mitra812
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't be fooled by the outside. A restaurant in a relatively remote part of Madagascar, in a town of dirt roads and zebu carts, there exists a place providing food of exceptional quality. Service was friendly and fairly quick. The food when it arrived was...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

... You drive hours on the dirty road through baobabs and landscapes, to stop in this restaurant to be overwhelmed by the quality, the variety, the presentation!!! Don't miss it if you are passing by you will not regret it!!! Great job guys

Thank Clelia1717
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is a great restaurant, service, food, facilities all excellent, and the sauces were a revelation! An added bonus was great coffee

Thank ettabedford
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I can't stop smiling when thinking of the amazing food we had at the Mad Zebu. Who would have expected to find such an amazing restaurant in Madagascar. Even more specific, next to a simple dirt road. But we found it and are very happy...More

Thank Ilse H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I almost don't have words for how excellent our 2 lunches here were. The Zebu Filet was spectacular as were the grilled "Cameroons" (giant shrimp from the river). From the moment we left the restaurant on the way to Tsingy we looked forward to our...More

Thank Outoftheboat
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 36
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Face au marche, Belo Tsiribihina 608, Madagascar
  • Location: Africa  >  Madagascar  >  Toliara Province  >  Belo Tsiribihina
  • Phone Number: +261 32 40 387 15
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