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Stanley's Terrace

The Victoria Falls Hotel, 2 Mallett Drive, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
+263 13 44751
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scones” (39 reviews)
“salmon” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (8 reviews)
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African, British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Victoria Falls Hotel, 2 Mallett Drive, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed high tea here on the recommendation of our tour guide. It exceeded our expectations. After 12 hours on the move from a safari lodge in South Africa to Victoria Falls Hotel, we watched the beauty of the mist rising from...More

Thank Burdett P
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were disappointed with the afternoon tea on the Stanley Terrace. The location is a must if visiting the falls but the afternoon tea was really not up to standard. The sandwiches were frankly poor, mini bagels and cheese and tomato are not what was...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined at Stanley's Terrace several times during a 3-night stay at the Victoria Falls Hotel. We would highly recommend the high tea, which was one of the highlights of our stay. The desserts were delicious and the views of the falls and warthogs and...More

Thank Shau-Ru L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With the sight and sound of the Victoria Falls across the lawn of the Victoria Falls Hotel, this has to be the best place to have a traditional afternoon tea of sandwiches, scones and cream, and cakes. Great tea with great views.

Thank malawi40
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had to visit the original hotel to have afternnoon tea on the terrace and a drink in Stanley's Bar. Well worth it. Spectacular view across the lawn to the 'smoke that thunders' and the metal bridge. Superb service. Stunning old building with great atmosphere.

Thank MikeGoodbrand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to Stanley's Terrace for drinks, and enjoyed the old school atmosphere. Beautiful views of the bridge and the lawns, and excellent service and drinks. Also enjoyed a walk through he lobby and public areas.

Thank RaquelleA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here for tea late morning on a Saturday. For the history of the place and view of the falls, it's worth a visit. But I was the only active customer at the time (the one other table already had their food), and it...More

Thank Annette A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch, high tea, and dinner at Stanley's Terrace. With the view and the 100+ year old environment, we felt like early (luxury) explorers. I particularly recommend the Victoria salad (Caesar with regular lettuce) with crocodile, and the Steak Au Poivre (only USD 18).

Thank Andy J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must destination for anyone with Africa on their bucket list! Staff exceptionally well trained and polite. Impeccable service!

Thank pascalejp512
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The setting is perfect to enjoy lunch, afternoon tea, or early evening drinks whilst looking down at the falls. Drinks and food were quite good but unfortunately the service was extremely slow and uncoordinated.

Thank Scott G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Victoria Falls Hotel, 2 Mallett Drive, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
  • Location: Africa  >  Zimbabwe  >  Matabeleland North Province  >  Victoria Falls
  • Phone Number: +263 13 44751
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