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The Palm Restaurant

411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls 00000, Zimbabwe
+263 213 284 4737
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“risotto” (23 reviews)
“cheesecake” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
International, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
411 Livingstone Way, Victoria Falls 00000, Zimbabwe
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81 - 90 of 477 reviews

Reviewed 29 March 2017

I had 3 meals at this restaurant whilst I was staying at the lodge, nice food and wine and not too pricey. Now I am a vegetarian and not a foodoholic, but I found the menu to be nice with plenty of options for vegetarians....More

Thank VG_Brizzy
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you for dining with us on the 3 occasions! Our vegetarian menu is very popular so appreciate the feedback. The monkeys are often around in the trees playing so glad they entertained you.

Reviewed 29 March 2017

Came here for dinner with my girlfriend and had roast quail, crocodile & porcini risotto, and nutella cheesecake. Everything was amazing and the price wasn't unreasonable

Thank jonesem92
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you! The review is appreciated and thank you for choosing The Palm Restaurant.

Reviewed 27 March 2017

We dined on two separate evenings at the Palm and both times we had superbly prepared meals with generous portions and enough choices on the menu to keep it interesting. I loved the local bream fish and my husband really enjoyed the kudu saying it...More

Thank ROSEMERY M
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

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

Reviewed 25 March 2017

Excellent food and service. The outside setting had a beautiful view and the sound of the falls was very soothing.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Thank 68lillians
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you! Glad you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Honestly some of the best food I've had in my life. I cannot recommend it enough. We had pork, warthog and ostrich for mains. The pork was astoundingly good, best pork dish I've experienced in 42 years. Springbok samosas and duck salad for starters.. very...More

Thank JambianiNeil
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Wow! Thank you for the raving review.

Reviewed 24 March 2017

I ordered crocodile with pasta as main and springbok samosa as app. Lovely food for decent price. Also got a bottle of wine. Price for 2 mains, 2 apps and wine was around $100 w/tip. Not bad for what we had to choose from in...More

Thank 5280Tiffany
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review you dining experience. Appreciate the comments and feedback.

Reviewed 22 March 2017

The Palm restaurant catered very well to our vegetarian diet, offering multiple options. The restaurant in located inside of a lodge and the ambiance is great with indoor and outdoor seating. Great for a sit down dinner.

Thank Neha P
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you for the review and for dining with us. We do have a very popular vegetarian menu so glad we were able to cater for you.

Reviewed 21 March 2017

My friend and I had a lovely three night stay at Ilala Lodge Hotel. The hotel is located in a lovely position and a short distance from the Victoria Falls. The hotel has a lovely outlook. The restaurant and bar very accommodating. Pool bar very...More

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Thank 690rhondah
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thank you for the indepth review. Glad you enjoyed our Restaurant and for the feedback. I am sorry we disappointed you with regards to the room allocation on the hotel side. We have different room configurations available being either 2 single beds or 1 king...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Went to the Palm restaurant for New Years Eve, I have to say it was the best night out I have had in ages, the ambiance was just perfect Beautifully laid tables a pianist in the background. Brilliant service coupled with the best meal I...More

Thank kafuegm
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Thank you for spending the last day of the year with us! Glad you enjoyed your meal and thank you for the recommendation.

Reviewed 13 March 2017

Stayed at Ilala Lodge. Restaurant was fabulous, service and food. Breakfasts offered great quality and an abundance of choice with exceptional service quality.

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Thank clarence R
MartinVaughan, General Manager at The Palm Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2017

Thank you for the review and for the feedback on your experience in The Palm.

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vin p
19 August 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
17 May 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
7 July 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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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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