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Avenue Tombalbaye 20 - Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
+243 815 141 111
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (20 reviews)
“osso bucco” (6 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Avenue Tombalbaye 20 - Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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1 - 10 of 189 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food. Italian food in a genuine way outside Italy. As Italian I often avoid Italian restaurants abroad. However, at limoncello, the food is good and not dissimilar from what you will get in Italy. An institution in Kinshasa!

Thank roby_Italy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Things are not easy in Kinshasa, not for resraurants for sure, but there is one place where you will find the good food, the atmosphere and friends This place is Limoncello. The quality did not change over the years. You will be recognized if you...More

Thank 8,340
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This is is a very fancy and delicate restaurant. They are very busy at times so you have to reserve a table in advance. I would highly recommend this place.

Thank 1,98,18,912
Reviewed 4 September 2017

best pizza in town, good ambiance and good food, average service but good enough for kinshsa. highly recommended.

Thank ashlx
Reviewed 9 August 2017

well design restaurant. you can find someone that speak English. Steak great , well cooked per your request. Highly recommended

Thank sheportugal
Reviewed 2 August 2017

If you want to have good western (Italian) food in Kinshasa this is the place to go. Nothing special but the quality and taste offer decent value for money. I can recommend the Osso Buco and the pizzas. And ofc don't forget the Tembo! Opt...More

Thank Benjamin N
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here at least a half a dozen times. All I can say is try the ravioli, hand made and just mouth watering. Pretty good pizzas and calzones also. But their chocolate mousse is just perfect. Right amount of sweetness mixed with just...More

Thank 1alwaystraveling
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

I love this restaurant. Save it for a personal reward. You achieved your goal- now enjoy. It's that type of place.

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Variety of delicious entrees generally in the Italian food variety to include pastas and salads. Great service. Plenty of seating indoor and outdoor. Good for daytime lunch with coworkers or nice date night. Reasonably good value for the cost. Generous portions. Parking available inside restaurant...More

Thank Aeneas1842
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I had dinner here alone (travelling for work), and it was exactly as I hoped it would be. Excellent food, great atmosphere and even a free limoncello with dessert at the end of the meal. Great service too. Reasonably priced for the level of quality.

Thank Shaun M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Tombalbaye 20 - Gombe, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Location: Africa  >  Democratic Republic of the Congo  >  Kinshasa
  • Phone Number: +243 815 141 111
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