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Da Canton

Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
+260 95 3709666
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (19 reviews)
“ice cream” (34 reviews)
“pasta” (19 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
African, Italian, Pizza, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Mosi-Oa-Tunya Road, Livingstone 20100, Zambia
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, met the owner. He explained how he makes his ice cream and how he decides on his African / Italian recipes. We attend the "pub quiz" night. It was all about having fun whilst raising money for a good cause. Great place.

Thank redgeg2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We heard about the ice-cream in a travel guide and made a detour to find it - a great decision as the ice-cream (made with milk from local cows apparently, to the Italian recipes) is excellent!! Definitely worth the detour

Thank Ali J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our guest house weekly spot for gelato and Wednesday’s BOFO pizza, two pizzas for about 6 bucks, talk about budget friendly. They offer variety of menu options, however we mainly came for the pizza. Great spot for a large parties. Perfect location. Great...More

Thank Andrea J
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

The service was extremely low, the pasta dishes were very average (additionally, the menu said that carbonara pasta was elaborated with egg, as the original recipe, but it was not), the pizzas’ dough was thin, crispy and properly done, but the toppings on them were...More

Thank cmolinuevo
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Da Canton had a relaxed atmosphere with kind staff and yummy food. There are so many pizza options it is hard to pick one, but it seems that all of them are good! The gelato was also much better than I expected for Zambia.

Thank gmacera
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
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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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