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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
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“The best pizza in town. The gorgonzola, fig and rucola pizza is heavenly. We usually do takeaway but eating in is fine too - a reliable sports bar. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
“Offering seafood, pasta, burgers, pizza and sushi with live music on Friday Saturday and Sunday nights. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Entertainment
“The Museum of Natural History initially a dependency of the Commercial and Industrial School created in 1911, became Provincial Museum in 1913. Having changed several times of facilities, it has been since 1933 in a Neo-Manueline style building built by the City Hall. It is one of the landmarks of the city. O Museu de História Natural inicialmente uma dependência da Escola Comercial e Industrial criada em 1911, tornou-se Museu Provincial em 1913. Tendo mudado várias vezes de instalações, está desde 1933 num edifício de estilo Neo-Manuelino construído pela Câmara Municipal. É um dos marcos da cidade.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Café
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“Great place for sun-downers with or without friends. Depending on the weather they can be crowded, but it is the best place to take in the sunset. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Lots of food stalls, some with free wifi, supermarket and other shopping facilites. There's also a cinema in the shopping centre.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Park
“It is the largest botanical garden in Mozambique and a pleasant place to stroll during the hottest hours of the day, as the gigantic treetops of the garden create an oasis of shade and tranquility for the workers and tourists who pass by. É o maior jardim botânico de Moçambique e um lugar bastante agradável para passear durante as horas mais quentes do dia, já que as gigantescas copas das árvores do jardim criam um oásis de sombra e tranquilidade para os trabalhadores e turistas que por ali passam. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Place to eat
“Outdoor artisan market with local, handmade products! There is also some classic Mozambican foods served at one of the restaurants inside!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Grilled chicken with fries is their signature item, but they have other dishes like crab curry. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Nature
“Serves dinner, lunch and breakfast to non glfers and has a stunning view over the Kruger parl”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“This park has a track and small gym attached to it, and is a great spot for taking in a little exercise. Right next to it is Parque de Feima, which is an arts and crafts market with Italian and Mozambican restaurants. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“Local Indian Restaurant with a long list of tasty items. They even deliver. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“Artist association. Art exhibitions and a café with accessible and good food. during lunchtime. Live music on Sunday evenings.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
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“It is walkable from home and a nice place for a cup of coffee in a park and with a nice view to the bay. The service is painfully slow so don’t go if you’re in a rush.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Check check their website as there are always various events happening - concerts, art gallery, theatre, documentary films...”
  • 6 locals recommend
Park
“Public garden with a nice viewpoint and restaurants. Popular during my teen years. Jardim público com uma boa vista e restaurantes. Frequentei imenso na minha adolescência.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Establishment
  • 5 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“The best pizza in town. The gorgonzola, fig and rucola pizza is heavenly. We usually do takeaway but eating in is fine too - a reliable sports bar. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Café
“Great place for sun-downers with or without friends. Depending on the weather they can be crowded, but it is the best place to take in the sunset. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Grilled chicken with fries is their signature item, but they have other dishes like crab curry. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“Local Indian Restaurant with a long list of tasty items. They even deliver. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“It is walkable from home and a nice place for a cup of coffee in a park and with a nice view to the bay. The service is painfully slow so don’t go if you’re in a rush.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Considered one of the fanciest in Maputo. Food is delicious and the petit gateu desert is to die for. On Saturdays has sushi buffet. Inside the restaurant it can get really noisy but outside is a very pleasant place to eat good food looking at Maputo bay. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A popular cafe I go to have some snack and free-wifi. Uma pastelaria popular onde vou para lanchar e aceder à wi-fi gratuita.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice restaurant for diner. They also open for lunch. The menu is not big but everything they serve is special. People go there mainly for the caipirinhas and the different hamburguers. Fridays diner hav a good vibe. Here you can find locals and internationals. The service is very good Pricea are not cheap but it is worth to try”
  • 4 locals recommend

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