Delicious food, a serene setting and cracking views – if you’re after an authentic Swazi experience, eDladleni's hard to beat. Here you can tuck into specialities that are hard to find elsewhere, and it’s got excellent vegetarian options. It's about 6km from Mbabane, off the main highway (follow the sign 'Mvubu Falls'); check the website for directions.
The charismatic owner, Dolores Goddefroy, is committed to reviving traditional recipes based on local produce. It's a pity, then, that service is so slow and not all dishes on the menu are available. Opening hours are unreliable – it's wise to call ahead.