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The Calabash Continental Restaurant

Upper end of the Ezulwini Valley | Next to Timbali Lodge & Country Park, Ezulwini H106, Swaziland
(+268) 416 1187
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
“fine dining” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
German, European
Upper end of the Ezulwini Valley | Next to Timbali Lodge & Country Park, Ezulwini H106, Swaziland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A party of 7 couples went for dinner on Saturday night. Wine prices are crazy high , out of 14 meals about 6 were good and the rest average. My Eisbein was amazing but there was no mustard in the house😂. Sorry guys we won't...More

Thank Garth R
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

The Calabash was The Premier Restsurant in Swaziland, specializing in continental cuisines. Alas it fell on hard times. But then so did most restaurants in Ezulwini. Not all dishes are available all the time but they do try their best. It's still a very decent...More

Thank Mathonsi
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

While on our one nite trip to Swaziland as we stayed not far from our hotel we decided to have dinner in Calabasas. As we were made to sit one of our members got such a bad cut with a nail just above the heel...More

Thank Sparkie09
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I went with a group of 12 (5 children, 7 adults). The children were served quickly. The food however, was generally disappointing, particularly from the Asian menu. The decor was very dated. The service was reasonably good. It was over-priced for the low standard of...More

Thank Ellie Y
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This restaurant has been around for 30 years at least and I can safely say that their excellence for quality and service has never really changed. Unbelievable but true!! Restaurants open and close in Swaziland in record time, but the Calabash has survived to this...More

1  Thank Y8621HXdenised
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We wnt on Saturday evening for Dinner as the Restaraunt has the appearance of being upmarket The service was below the standard of a franchise My meal was delivered before my Lady friend who had to wait The condiments were brought later My meal was...More

Thank johnA8571XA
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

On our recent visit to Swaziland from South Africa we decided to try Calabash. The restaurant was empty when we arrived on a Friday evening and we soon discovered why.....the food is expensive! I was very surprised to read reviews about cheap prices. Our food...More

Thank Yolanda B
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We had a light meal here as we had arrived late at night. The establishment was quite happy to provide us with a salad and a curry, followed by coffee. Congenial, sophisticated and reasonable, it was just what we wanted after a day of arduous...More

Thank Convalle
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This restaurant was really impressive but found it very expensive. The food quality was excellent. Need to look at brining down the cost alittle

Thank Romance2014
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I have known calabash for more than 30 years and every time I have a chance to visit Swaziland Calabash is always one of my stop, very good meals from soups to desert a place where every customer is VIP

1  Thank chinam685
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upper end of the Ezulwini Valley | Next to Timbali Lodge & Country Park, Ezulwini H106, Swaziland
  • Location: Africa  >  Swaziland  >  Hhohho District  >  Ezulwini
  • Phone Number: (+268) 416 1187
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