Livingstone restaurants

Top Choice Gelato in Livingstone

Da Canton

While all the Italian food here is tasty and authentic, it's the homemade gelato that has locals raving. The Italian owner makes all 18 flavours, including all the classics and some original concoctions.
Top Choice African in Livingstone

Cafe Zambezi

Head straight through to the courtyard, sunny by day and candlelit by night. Bursting with local flavour, the broad menu covers local favourites of goat meat, smoky crocodile tail and mopane (woodland) caterpillars.…
Top Choice Italian in Livingstone

Olga's Italian Corner

Olga’s does authentic wood-fired thin-crust pizzas, as well as delicious homemade pasta classics all served under a large thatched roof. Great options for vegetarians include the lasagne with its crispy blackened ed…
Cafe in Livingstone


ZigZag does drool-inducing homemade muffins, excellent Zambian coffee and smoothies using fresh fruit from the garden. Its changing menu of comfort food is all made from scratch, and you can expect anything from dro…
Indian in Livingstone

Golden Leaf

As soon as those aromas hit you upon arrival you'll realise Golden Leaf is the real deal when it comes to authentic Indian food. It's a good option for vegetarians with a lot of choices including house-made paneer d…
African in Livingstone

Zam Mex

Set up by a Spanish NGO, this no-frills restaurant/bar caters to locals and tourists alike. Unfortunately though the food isn't a fusion of Zambian and Mexican cuisine (no goat-and-collared-greens tacos, sorry), and…
Cafe in Livingstone

Kubu Cafe

A smart, Western-style cafe located in the shopping strip along the main road, this place is popular for excellent breakfasts, real Zambian coffee and fresh juices to enjoy with the daily paper or free wi-fi.
African in Livingstone

Culture Cafe

Culture Cafe is a wonderful spot to sample traditional Zambian food. It's a basic, yet colourful little eatery, where you can take your pick from charcoal barbecue Zambezi bream, chicken and peanut sauce, or grilled…
Bakery in Livingstone


There's nothing fancy about this bakery cafeteria, but it has a good local flavour, sells cheap pies and has free wi-fi.
Supermarket in Livingstone


The place for self-caterers, as well as ready to go meals, alcohol and a decent bakery.