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Da Canton

Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
+260 95 3709666
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (19 reviews)
“ice cream” (32 reviews)
“pasta” (19 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
African, Italian, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed July 7, 2018

Excellent food (thin crust pizzas in particular) and gelato. Good selection of wine. Local Zambian dance troupe to entertain guests.

Thank Rajiv K
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Specializing in both Italian and Zambian food, Da Canton offers options for the adventurous and traditional eaters. Loved my Zambian dishes!

Thank dsmajy
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

I never got the chance to dine at De Canton, but I did try their gelato and WOW was is ever delicious! I would definitely recommend a stop here during your stay Livingstone, it’s the perfect treat for a warm, sunny day.

Thank elliekal314
Reviewed February 18, 2018

The food tasted nice. The ice cream was better, but the hospitality of the staff was the best. Very friendly, if busy place.

Thank Saskia T
Reviewed February 9, 2018

Stefano, the owner, is from Italy and his wife is from Zambia; we know this because he took the time to talk to us, and explain the ethos behind his restaurant. That is to provide quality Italian and Zambian food, and he is continually trying...More

Thank Jim Q
Reviewed November 2, 2017 via mobile

Traveling with a large group and they handled us perfectly. The owner went out of his way to accommodate us everyday for 2 meals a day! The food is wonderful the grilled pork chops and chicken were the best and of course we had to...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Authentic Italian cuisine. Owner on site to provide advise and recommend dishes. We had a combination of pasta dishes followed by grilled meat and fish platter. All tasted good. Not much variety in the bar specially for spirits. The owner has his own brew, a...More

Thank Shanti J
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

Pizza is really good and really cheap, Wednesdays is 2x1 in pizza, the restaurant is really nice, great ambiance.

Thank Mars S
Reviewed September 14, 2017

This is probably the best restaurant in Livingstone. For us sure it is. We were quite a big group and they were able to manage big table for us immediately. Food was delicious. I definitely recommend grilled fish from the river combined with traditional zambian...More

Thank AnnaSabuni
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Difficult to park at but easy to walk to this Italian restaurant serves authentic Italian food and wine. The owner was friendly and welcoming (He is Italian) and we enjoyed our first night so much we returned the next night for 2 for 1 pizza...More

Thank Glyn L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Zambia  >  Southern Province  >  Livingstone
  • Phone Number: +260 95 3709666
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