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Willow Bean

216 Rolf Ave, Borrowdale, Opposite St Johns College, Harare, Zimbabwe
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  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (5 reviews)
“nice specials” (2 reviews)
“many reasons” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Mediterranean
216 Rolf Ave, Borrowdale, Opposite St Johns College, Harare, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

A good location because it’s easily accessible...a few garden nurseries & shop. My first team...I will need another visit. The small garden around is very cool. The food is home cooking...not sure about that as it requires more attention to detail...but worth another try definitely.

Thank DzivaSambiri
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped there for a treat and left the place without having had a chance to get what we came for. The staff ignored us and did not even condescend to at least wiping the table despite our repeated requests. When we told the manager...More

Thank MarieMutoba
Reviewed 20 October 2017

We meet a friend for lunch and as last time were impressed with the menu, once again it was over a year ago that we last visited but would go more frequently if we were in town more often. The food was very good with...More

Thank CookRE
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

The food is so delicious with a home made food feel! The setting is so serene and the service first class! Keep it guys!

Thank Ellen R
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I have been to this venue a few times when traveling to Harare, good tapas, very tasty, live music is very pleasant , I would like to say to management or owners, twice now I've seen customers complaining about the very harsh lighting in the...More

Thank Travel Guru T
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We meet a friend for lunch and as last time were impressed with the menu. It was over a year ago that we last visited and we're pleased that although it seems to have changed hands everything that we liked about it previously was still...More

Thank CookRE
Reviewed 14 June 2016

We went to Willow Bean for breakfast as it is a good venue to sit in the sun and enjoy a good breakfast. The food was good and our waiter was attentive and pleasant. There was no issue with making a few changes to what...More

Thank Ant K
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

We took friends from the U K to lunch, three of us had the special of asparagus and quails eggs which was superb, as was the artichoke and avocado salad. The waiters are really friendly and helpful. You can buy your wine from the new...More

1  Thank CookRE
Reviewed 16 April 2014

Love their freshly squeezed fruit and veggie juices. Prawn and chips beautifully presented. Mushrooms on toast is creamy and full of mushrooms. Just wish everything wasn't so expensive.

Thank SharonVWilson
Reviewed 7 April 2014

Great refreshments, ideal setting, and good overall service. Have always enjoyed stopping for a quick milkshake with the kids, or having a coffee, amidst picking up kids on the school run.

Thank paulinewelch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Rolf Ave, Borrowdale, Opposite St Johns College, Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Harare Province  >  Harare
  • Phone Number: 850294
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