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Botswanacraft

Magochanyama Road | Plot 20716, off Western Bypass, Block 3, Gaborone, Botswana
+267 392 2487
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A place to taste local food and buy (too expensive) souvenirs

This is place is in general what it says it is and i don't know if there are others like this in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alex K
Mrs Lizah Gondwe

Botswana Craft is one of my favourite restaurants which I frequently visit. It caters ood for... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
lizahgondwe
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Gaborone, Botswana
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Botswanacraft is the largest handcraft centre in Gaborone, we also have a courtyard Restuarant, conference room and host cultural events and music shows. Sharing culture!
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good54%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“local crafts” (4 reviews)
“beef” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
LOCATION
Magochanyama Road | Plot 20716, off Western Bypass, Block 3, Gaborone, Botswana
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+267 392 2487
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is place is in general what it says it is and i don't know if there are others like this in Gaborone. In here you can taste local food and you can also buy souvenirs. The fact that it is maybe one in a...More

Thank Alex K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Botswana Craft is one of my favourite restaurants which I frequently visit. It caters ood for both tourists and locals in that the restaurant serves both international cuisine and the famous local dishes! This is the restaurant to visit to taste various" Botswana authentic dishes...More

Thank lizahgondwe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first visit to Africa & Botswana and bought so many beautiful items at extremely reasonable prices. Cannot be duplicated!

Thank j0annetl
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I love this place and will be back and back and back there ! Love the atmosphere, nicely arranged beautiful craft, friendly smiling staff. Love their outside coffee/ Restaurante set up. Very good traditional food for lunch, equally good place for breakfast with friend. Well...More

1  Thank MARIANNE37A
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thanks for your great review, it's such a pleasure to have happy customers! Let's hope we can keep it up! :)

Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff helped to show off the wide variety of merchandise available without being pushy or annoying. After we made our selections, they meticulously bubble wrapped each item. I thought the prices were very reasonable. There were a few, clearly marked, made in China items,...More

Thank Danield528
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thanks for the great review!! Hope your crafts got home ok! We also have a web site and email if you ever need something :)

Reviewed 30 March 2017

There are also some nice souvenirs in Botswanacraft although they are a little expensive. They have a nice collection of locally weaved baskets along with other stuff. The local Setswana food at Botswanacraft is great. Definitely try the beef or goat seswaa or the oxtail....More

Thank jbg74
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2017

Thanks for your visit and positive feedback!

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Nice staff, but nothing which you could not get anywhere else in Africa, but uncomparably more expensive.

Thank Monikey2013
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thanks for the review! We try to keep items of various quality and prices, some of our baskets are woven by acclaimed world class weavers.

Reviewed 14 March 2017

Botswanacraft has a great collection of art and local crafts. They represent a local artists' collective. I love shopping there because each purchase goes back to local artisans and the people of Botswana. They also have a great courtyard and restaurant which serves fantastic meals...More

Thank jnojag
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Thanks for the review and enjoying the company, we appreciate!

Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed this place! They offer Setswana food (which is really good- I had spinach, beef seswaa which is basically pounded meat & bogobe jwa lerotse; a starchy side made from sorghum and local variety of squash). The environment is great for entertaining clients....More

Thank Joalane H
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Many thanks for your support and feedback! Hope to see you back again!

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

One stop shop for souvenirs, great food and concerts! Very nice selection of items available for sale and great Botswana cuisine. Will be back!

Thank Travelphile2009
Oliva N, Manager at Botswanacraft, responded to this reviewResponded 17 January 2017

Thanks for the support! Appreciate that! :)

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