Restaurants

Top Choice International in Lusaka

Sugarbush Cafe

This picture-postcard idyllic cafe is worth every kwacha of the journey it takes to get here. Chill out for an afternoon at one of the picnic tables munching on homemade bread and pastries, salads made with organic …
Top Choice Cafe in Lusaka

Deli

Boasting the best barista in Lusaka (the winner of an international competition) as well as an enviable garden setting, the Deli is a good place to plant yourself for a few hours. The sophisticated kitchen turns out…
International in Lusaka

Latitude 15 Degrees

Lusaka's trendiest restaurant is a part of this designer-boutique hotel art-gallery, Latitude 15. Grab a seat on its outdoor terrace overlooking the lawn or industrial chic interior to enjoy its seasonal menu rangin…
Steak in Lusaka

The Horse Shoe

One of Lusaka's best restaurants, this tasteful steakhouse is set in a large, open-air space under an enormous thatch roof overlooking a huge, well-kept polo field. Its 'grill board' is a good option allowing a tast…
Italian in Lusaka

Casa Portico

Italian owned and operated, this garden restaurant offers as authentic cuisine as you'll get outside Italy. There's homemade pastas (go the tagliatelle ragu), home-baked panini, and imported Italian cheeses and meat…
Indian in Lusaka

Oriental Garden Restaurant

Forget the name, this Indian restaurant is authentic as they come. There's a good choice of tandoori and North Indian creamy curries, and paneer dishes for vegetarians. There’s a small bar-terrace area, with a pool …
International in Lusaka

Mint Lounge

A popular cafe with a small, stylish dining room and pleasant outdoor seating. There's an impressive selection of Western-style creations such as pastrami open sandwiches, haloumi toasted sandwiches or prawn pasta, …
Cafe in Lusaka

Zambean Coffee

Run by a couple of friendly Zimbabwean expats, this lovely little garden cafe is a great spot to grab a well-made Zambian coffee, a quality breakfast and gourmet sandwiches on home-baked breads. They also have a goo…
Steak in Lusaka

Marlin

Housed in the colonial-era Lusaka Club with decor that probably hasn't been touched since the '60s, this wood-panelled favourite serves some of the best steaks in Lusaka. While it does serve gargantuan portions of e…
Deli in Lusaka

Pantry Food Shoppe

This artisan deli is worth a stop for its range of gourmet biltong, baked breads, pastries and preserves made by local producers in the area. You can grab a proper coffee, a pork pie or South African craft beer to e…