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$$ - $$$
Bar, Seafood
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Beach, Vilanculos 1304, Mozambique
+258 84 301 4808
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Lisbon, Portugal
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had almost all our lunch meals at Casbah - under the tree shadow, between dives in the warm Indic Ocean... Just like Paradise!

Thank RitaDargent
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great food and ambiance, but they have dogs that continuously bug you when you are eating and they want to be fed. Setting was great. Its a hidden gem...but it was worth it.

Thank 18thabanin
Johannesburg, South Africa
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27 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just a beach stroll away from Bahia Mar, we had a stunning Portuguese Peri-Peri Chicken and Ciders for lunch! The food is great! Damn! their secret sauce is worth taking home! Yum! Good Vibe! 🍸🥂🍹🍹

Thank Sipho P
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71 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Definitely worth stopping here for a drink, as it really is the only spot right on the beach - and the decor and ambience can't be beat! We had dinner though, and I wasn't that impressed with our meal (prawns) and found it pretty overpriced for what you get. The rissois was pretty sad as a starter as well, which... More 

Thank Charlotte S
Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

A charming beachside restaurant - delicious seafood, sweet service and lovely views. I walked over to the place with a a few girlfriends, and after the amazing meal, the staff very kindly negotiated fares and booked a tuk-tuk ride back to our hotel. If you're South African, they accept Rands, which came in handy....

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manjelito, Manager at Casbah, responded to this review

Thanks. You are always welcome. More 

Cape Town
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely bar with good food, best vibe in Vilanculo. Fabulous position right on the beach. Lovely friendly staff.

Thank ClaireLDin
Maputo, Mozambique
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163 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice beach bar with the relaxed atmosphere characteristic of this type of bars. Great place to have a few beers with friends. Very good hamburgers and hot dogs.

Thank JmaElias
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such an awesome location right on the beach . Super chilled and well priced drinks . We had an amazing time @CasBah!

Thank Lisa A
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55 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Lovely seaford inexpensive meals. Go to see the moon rising over the sea. Helpful friendly staff. It was also nice to have a cuddle with the dogs.

Thank Teresa20Norwich
Tzaneen, South Africa
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

One of our group never got her food and then the staff rushed it with the result that her ribs were awful. In genereal no one in our group was very happy with their food ranging from seafood platters, chicken, fish and ribs. Also the drinks are very expensive in comparison to other places. However the location is quite nice.

Thank Linda N
manjelito, Owner at Casbah, responded to this review

With all due respect. The ribs are never awful which leads me to doubt the integrity of your other comments. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beach, Vilanculos 1304, Mozambique
  • Location: Africa  >  Mozambique  >  Inhambane Province  >  Vilanculos
  • Phone Number: +258 84 301 4808
Seafood restaurant and bar on the beach

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?