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50 East Road | Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 4 308 164
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (47 reviews)
“calamari” (15 reviews)
“bream” (7 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:30All hours
Seafood, International, Mediterranean, European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50 East Road | Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very good fish, friendly service, and enjoyable ambience. We had a very enjoyable dinner here and I would certainly return.

Thank Natasha H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took my family for dinner, restaurant was packed. We were all satisfied with our meals that we ordered but I feel that they can reduce the price down a little. Wine was terrible! Our server was not friendly we had to ask her for dessert...More

Thank A_Gora-Mapfumo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having returned to Harare after many years elsewhere, I was craving seafood (NOT much to be found in Arusha, Tanzania). And I was not disappointed. King prawns were delectable, and I could order boiled potatoes rather then chips or rice as a side. My husband...More

Thank ADTLilongwe
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I visited in mid-winter and was very pleasantly surprised how cosy they had made the setting. I is a lovely outdoor setting in summer, but the inside fire and the heaters on the verandah worked well. The food was tasty. The paella was particularly good....More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

For the best seafood restaurant in Zimbabwe, with great surroundings. It cater for all not just seafood. Highly recommended it.

Thank Mark V
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Serves good seafood prepared to the highest standards. From the freshwater Kariba bream steaks to your favourite Calamaris, Fishmonger is a good destination to sate your appetite.

Thank M2468LRwilliamm
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Food and atmosphere is highly recommendable. My first time there but definitely not the last. Had a sushi starter and grilled prawn and calamari combo for main. It was very tasty

Thank 799louisl
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

In the USA, I would give them a 4.25 but let's be real we are in Zimbabwe and they deserving a 5. The service was good, the wine was great and not too expensive. Most importantly the fish was fabulous. Best dinner we have had...More

Thank Kelly M
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Ate at this restaurant with my family post cousin's wedding had an amazing time food and service excellent

Thank Gail E
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This is the only place in Harare where I have always enjoyed sea food and fresh water fish. The meals are professionally prepared and the service is good. The restaurant is positioned in fairly safe place and parking is good. Staff is generally friendly and...More

Thank tamayi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 East Road | Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Harare Province  >  Harare
  • Phone Number: +263 4 308 164
  • E-mail
Fishmonger Restaurant (located at 50 East Road, Avondale & under new management in 2012) offers freshly-sourced Portuguese-styled seafood dishes & platters; a variety of crisp salads; local & imported wines & meat/ poultry options for the non-fish eater. Entrees are served with a choice of chips, rice or potato. Close to the CBD, the avenues & the central hub of the Avondale area, it is well placed & convenient for business lunches, special occasion dinners & family-oriented Sunday lunches. Supervision of the dishes, as well as fresh seafood & fish brought in directly from Mozambique or the Cape maintains the high standard of the food. Generous portions are an added plus! Fishmonger has built up a reputation which is apparent in its repeat clientele & long-standing regulars.
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