Chimoio restaurants

Top Choice African in Chimoio

Restaurante Maúa

Tap any local with taste buds and they'll probably tell you that this place – one of several restaurants in the Feira Popular complex – serves the best food in Chimoio, possibly even central Mozambique. The menu lea…
Cafe in Chimoio

Ponto do Encontro

The aptly named 'meeting point' is one of the town's best meeting and eating places, both as a Portuguese-style cafe (the coffee and pastries are excellent) and as a restaurant. The house special is chicken in mushr…
Burgers in Chimoio

Banana Split

This new locally run place offers a Mozambican take on fast food, with burgers, wraps, samosas and desserts served in a small, bright four-table cafe or available for takeaway. The daily cakes are delightful.
African in Chimoio


The Jardim is clean and modern but perhaps a little bland. The comprehensive menu mixes Mozambican favourites and experimental Chinese dishes, which can be enjoyed in a quiet, well-air-conditioned interior.
African in Chimoio

Tres Tempos

At this newish restaurant just off the Praça da OMM roundabout it's all about the chicken, which some have claimed is the best in Mozambique. There's only one way to find out…
Supermarket in Chimoio


Modern, large supermarket for self-caterers. Located on the main road 1km east of Chimoio town centre.
Fast Food in Chimoio

Café Chimoio

This very basic cafeteria with iffy toilets and part-covered, part-open seating serves coffee and pastries (your best bet), and a mix of African and international options, including pizzas and burgers. If budget or …
Lebanese in Chimoio

Shawarma Castle

The Shawarma serves good, reasonably priced Lebanese food in a rather uninspiring if secure setting just across the railway tracks in the Manica Shopping Centre, off EN6. This is a place for a quick snack rather tha…
Pizza in Chimoio

Pizzeria Vapor

Just down from the Castelo Branco hotel, unassuming Vapor has good pizzas. Go left when exiting Castelo Branco, past the market area; take the first left, and the pizzeria will be on your right.
European in Chimoio

La Plaza

On the main roundabout at the western entrance to town, La Plaza has good, reasonably priced pizzas, plus Portuguese cuisine and seafood in an open, cafeteria-like interior.