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French Connection

Mophane Rd, town centre, Maun, Botswana
+267 680 0625
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (19 reviews)
“falafel” (2 reviews)
“croque madame” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Fusion, Moroccan, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Mophane Rd, town centre, Maun, Botswana
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my friends organised my wedding breakfast at the French Connection and what a wonderful treat is was. The setting was lovely, very intimate and secluded and the food was excellent. The dishes were very imaginative and tasty. This was our first visit but...More

Thank MikeGros
LaReyniere, Owner at French Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr Gros, Thank you for your very complimentary comments. Our motto is professionalism, and we do our very best to reach that goal. To be recognised as such, is very rewarding!Thank you again

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very good enclave by the airport that serves up a very delicious breakfast. The coffee is great. The owners prepared our pack lunches for our guest while on the first leg of our safari. AS we watched our first wildlife, everyone was so pleased...More

Thank William B
LaReyniere, Manager at French Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank for your kind comments which confirm that 35 years of running restaurants in different countries,using the best possible products with years of experience, and I'm not shy to say, always reaching the number One position, proves to be right. It is a heart warming...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This is one of my favorite lunch spots in Maun. A small secluded spot near the airport, quite quaint. They serve gourmet food, which is always nice and their ice coffee is awesome. I think the last time I was there I drank 5 of...More

Thank Jon M
LaReyniere, Owner at French Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2018

Thank you for your kind comments.It is always nice to be recognised! We shall carry on, keep on drinking ice coffee!!!

Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Very friendly service in a relaxed environment. Nice outdoor area. Good selection on the menu and the food was of a reasonably high quality.

Thank Daniel T
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We really surprised from this restaurant and its excellent food and service! We definitely recommend to visit here.

Thank Haim Y
LaReyniere, Manager at French Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your recognition

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Great food, cold beer and wine, friendly and hospitable owners, a great place for breakfast or lunch. Thanks Guillame for the entertaining stories and great laughs.

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 1 November 2017

We were so happy to find the French Connection during our stay in Maun. We've eaten there twice and hope to return more. Pleasant setting in shaded garden, near the airport and downtown. It is an eclectic menu, everything from stuffed chicken breasts, to Thai...More

Thank Entrada7
Reviewed 30 October 2017

One of the best for preparing delicious french food in town with welcoming stuff at a exceptional customer service.

Thank skytheme s
Reviewed 16 October 2017

been coming to this restaurant for many years, even though it has new owners the quality and standards are high and the food is delicious.

Thank genegenie100
Reviewed 11 October 2017

After 3 weeks of overcooked meat in a grey sauce in NA we were soooo happy to finally find someone who understood what medium-rare is like, I ate the mezze : really good too! Wonderfull place!

Thank Ingrid N
LaReyniere, Owner at French Connection, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you so much! it is always a nice feeling to be recognized as knowing your work.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mophane Rd, town centre, Maun, Botswana
  • Location: Africa  >  Botswana  >  North-West District  >  Maun
  • Phone Number: +267 680 0625
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casual cafe/restaurant like many in the Middle East, fresh and tasty ingredients producing very tasty and authentic dishes.
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