Italian in Pemba

Locanda Italiana

Tasty pizza and pastas in the quiet courtyard of a restored building in the baixa. The pizza oven is fired up during evenings only, from 6pm.
Cafe in Maputo

Café Continental

This classic place in the baixa is a Maputo landmark, with a good selection of well-prepared pastries, plus light meals, a large seating area and lots of ambience.
Seafood in Maputo


At Clube Naval, Dock's has a daily seafood special, seafood grills and burgers, breezy waterside seating and a late-night bar. The Mtc20 Clube Naval compound entry is deducted from your meal bill.
International in Maputo

Feira Popular

This is a Maputo institution, where you can mix and mingle with the crowds as you wander amid dozens of small bars and restaurants set inside a large, walled compound. O Escorpião, with hearty Portuguese fare, is on…
Ice Cream in Maputo

Gianni Sorvetaria

Delicious Italian gelato, plus sandwiches and light meals.
Portuguese in Maputo

O Escorpião

O Escorpião, in the Feira Popular, offers a mix of traditional and Portuguese dishes.
Cafe in Maputo

Pizza House

Popular with locals and expats, this place has outdoor seating, plus reasonably priced pastries, sandwiches, burgers, grilled chicken and other meals. There’s also a small convenience store, and upstairs is an inter…
Seafood in Maputo

Restaurante Costa do Sol

A Maputo classic, this beachside place draws the crowds on weekend afternoons. There’s seating on the large sea-facing porch or indoors, and an array of seafood dishes and grills, with prawns the speciality. It’s ab…
Deli in Maputo

Deli-cious Deli

Fresh breads, cheeses and sliced meats.
Supermarket in Maputo


Just outside the city centre and en route to the airport, with ATMs in the same shopping complex.