Authentic South African dishes. Travelled to the States for a few months and it was great to try some home cooking again, with a zammerlek to down it all down with.
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Disappointed lunch here, we ordered the chicken curry and the beef burger with fries. Friendly waiter but food came on a plate that was too small like a side plate and made it difficult to eat. The fries were definitely reheated from the night before...More
We had just arrived in NYC and met up with an old friend (last saw circa 40 years back) and they suggested we go there. I must say the atmosphere was good and I believe they quite often have live music (not our night unfortunately)....More
Great food, Great people and lovely ambiance. Living in the states for a good few years had me searching high and low for some South African food - this was it. Although the fish and chips were a little disappointing, there are other items that...More
Went here for dinner upon recommendation. Maybe burgers aren't their strong point-ours definitely were at the lower end of the scale! Far to cooked (very well done instead of a medium), the bun hard and dry. The fries were alright, wine pretty good. Sitting outside...More
I went with couples friends to eat there , the food was really tasty, as a recommendation you can have several recipes and share the food , you won't have a regrets , try to get a table outside and enjoy the view how exactly...More
Still one of my favorite restaurants in NY. Menu has been scaled back a bit but my favorites, chicken liver and grilled calamari are still available. Also wish they would go back to serving select drinks by the pitcher. Always visit when I am in...More
My family and I lived in southern Africa for several years, and we often lament how hard it is to find a South African restaurant. Madiba does not disappoint. The atmosphere is fabulous. There are photos of Mandela (of course) and South African musicians on...More
Love the decor of the place and the great location in Brooklyn although parking might be a challenge especially on weekend. Loved the food and the staff was very helpful in replying questions about ingredients. I would highly recommend it.
The three of us had a nice dinner on Saturday night at Madiba. Didn't need reservations to sit inside. Service was excellent. Food was good. We split the butter salad which was good. Then two of us split the seafood dish, and the third person...More