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Av. 24 de Julho 14, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
+258 21 492 379
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good48%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicken” (76 reviews)
“livers” (2 reviews)
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African, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Av. 24 de Julho 14, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went for the classic piri piri chicken. Really hot and tasty. Prices are ok and so is service. Pleasant evening. Not my top spot in Maputo but fine for a change.

Thank Mithrandir84110
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a throw back to my childhood , had a meal with a family member. The Frango ( Chicken) was prepared to perfection and the prawns were good but got cold quickly. I had my typical Portuguese cuisine experience and a Superbock before finishing...More

Thank jpedrods
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We made the trip from Kruger Park specifically to eat the delicious chicken at Piripiri, we were not disappointed. Food delicious, beer and wine cold and our waiter was an absolute gem - young guy with great sense of humor, contributed to our great experience.

Thank Kwassie
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A mixed group of South African, British, and Kenyan and one local (8 in all) were recommended this restaurant. Drink orders were taken and arrived quite promptly. However waited over 45 minutes for the main meal to arrive. The chicken and prawn dishes were excellent...More

Thank irishmike60
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The workers are very rude and they rolled their eyes when we asked if they serve bread. They also complained about the fact that we were a big group of 16 people (not realizing that's good for them). Burros.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Located in the heart of Maputo's night scene, this institution continues to serve up great flame grilled chicken. It is not fancy, but hits the spot.

Thank C R
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Amazing taste and it was surprise dinner at the midnight. The chicken was fresh and nice service. Good taste with good location. Keep it up

Thank Duraisamy
Reviewed 31 May 2017

food and service always good, love sitting outside in summer. chicken and prawns were spectacular, service was really quick and very helpful.

Thank tripchecker2017
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Piri-piri is a tradition dating to before the revolution in 1975. It is a great place to sit and watch the city. Piri-piri chicken is a must have when in Mozambique, but the restaurant has many other traditional dishes. I had a chicken curry that...More

1  Thank Bill B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Piri Piri is an icon in Maputo, one of the very few resturants that has stood the test of time. Whether for a meal or drinks with friends it is centrally situated and has the traditional Portuguese side walk table atmosphere as well as tables...More

Thank Ian B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. 24 de Julho 14, Maputo 1100, Mozambique
  • Location: Africa  >  Mozambique  >  Maputo Province  >  Maputo
  • Phone Number: +258 21 492 379
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