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1196/6 Lunzua Rd | Rhoades Park, Lusaka, Zambia
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07:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 16:00
Sat 09:00 - 12:30
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Having just moved to Lusaka, Sunday morning brunches in London were challenged by the Deli's menu. Everything from coconut smoothies to avocado sour dough open-sandwiches were on offer and prepared from scratch in front of you. Speciality health foods seem to be prioritised here with protein products and gluten-free options available. Adjoining the Deli was a small art supply shop... More 

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Thank AJadventures2015
Cape Town, South Africa
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Awesome place to stop for a bite to eat in the middle of bustling Lusaka away from the malls. The meal deal (choice of sandwich and salad) is great value for money and the coffee is fantastic!

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Thank Bryony_Benoit
Lusaka, Zambia
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

I was happy with the selection of food and it was delicious. You can mix and match to your liking. A real treat to sit in the garden and have some fresh food. Very nice

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Thank Gaffie D
Lusaka, Zambia
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Decent setting. Food we had was delicious. Service at counter good. Seemed to be an effort at the table though.

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Thank GarethAllman9
Lusaka, Zambia
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Some good fresh food. We ate in so and the portions were generous. As usual, easy no fuss vibe.......

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Thank Buchizya
Zambia
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Tried their Man-wich and some sort of vegetable sandwich and they're satisfying. They've got a lot of choices, but it is better to go there before lunch time when they still have enough fresh salads. Most of their seats are outdoors, so if you want to hang around longer on a cold windy day, better make sure you covered to... More 

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Thank Sofia Ann S
Madison, Wisconsin
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

I've spent the better part of several mornings working or relaxing at the Deli. Available wifi is a perk! The Deli seems to have strange hours, however, closing for half days or full days when I would have loved to visit. On several occasions I even made the trip, only to find the gate (and restaurant) closed. Be sure to... More 

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Thank teamtvtravels
Lusaka, Zambia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Love this place. It like a little garden of Eden. The food is serve pseudo buffet style, where you choose from the items on display for the day. Your meal is the brought to your table. Always a different variety of meat and a large selection of exotic Salads. What put the cherry on top is the Barista, who serves... More 

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Thank CTNTraveller
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Went here for lunch on a busy Monday. Great selection of salads available, and delicious looking sandwiches too although stuck to a salad plate. Had a pea, feta & tomato salad, green salad, and niçoise salad mix plate and it was delicious (although got my order slightly wrong). All the sandwiches on the other tables looked delicious and almost drew... More 

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Thank dbhettle
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We stayed in Lusaka for over a month and came here a few times to enjoy the delicious freshly made salads and sandwiches. They also do great all day breakfasts including delicious Shakshouka. The wifi can be unreliable but the great food and smoothies, milkshakes and coffees well make up for that.

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Thank Fiona S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
07:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 16:00
Thursday
07:00 - 16:00
Friday
07:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 12:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1196/6 Lunzua Rd | Rhoades Park, Lusaka, Zambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Zambia  >  Lusaka Province  >  Lusaka

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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?