Restaurants

Top Choice Bistro in Windhoek

Stellenbosch Wine Bar & Bistro

When well-to-do locals want an enjoyable night out with the guarantee of good food, this is their number one pick. With a classy outdoor-indoor setting and thoughtfully conceived international food – beef burger wit…
Top Choice Pub Food in Windhoek

Joe’s Beerhouse

A legendary Windhoek institution, this is where you can indulge (albeit with a little guilt…) in flame-broiled fillets of all those amazing animals you’ve seen on safari! Seriously. We’re talking huge cuts of zebra …
Top Choice Namibian in Windhoek

Restaurant Gathemann

Located in a prominent colonial building overlooking Independence Ave, this splash-out spot serves gourmet Namibian cuisine that fully utilises the country’s unique list of ingredients. From Kalahari truffles and Ow…
Top Choice International in Windhoek

Leo’s

Leo’s takes its regal setting in Heinitzburg Castle to heart by welcoming diners into a banquet hall that previously served the likes of royalty. The formal settings of bone china and polished crystal glassware are …
African in Windhoek

La Marmite

Commanding a veritable legion of devoted followers, this humble West African eatery deserves its long-garnered popularity. Here you can sample wonderful North and West African cuisine, including Algerian, Senegalese…
International in Windhoek

Social

A relative newcomer to the Windhoek dining scene, Social already has a loyal following for its contemporary setting and great food – we enjoyed the steak tartare and oryx loin, but we left longing to try the guinea …
International in Windhoek

Nice

The Namibian Institute of Culinary Education – or ‘Nice’ for short – operates this wonderfully conceived ‘living classroom’ where apprentice chefs can field test their cooking skills. Spanning several indoor rooms a…
Cafe in Windhoek

Café Balalaika

This sheltered spot beneath a giant rubber tree with an outdoor terrace on the edge of Zoo Park is just lovely for a cappuccino accompanied by a sushi plate. With some decent beer on tap and a large menu covering pi…
International in Windhoek

Gourmet

Tucked away in a peaceful courtyard just off Post St Mall, this alfresco bistro has one of the most comprehensive menus you’ll find. The unifying trend is the use of gourmet ingredients to create a blend of Namibian…
Cafe in Windhoek

Namibia Crafts Cafe

This cafe-restaurant-bar is a great spot to perch yourself above Tal St, checking out the local action and taking in the breeze from the outside deck. The extensive drinks menu includes health shakes and freshly squ…