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Ocean Basket

Unit 40 Arcades Shopping Mall, Lusaka, Lusaka 10100, Zambia
1 256832
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good44%
  • Average28%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (26 reviews)
“kingklip” (3 reviews)
“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Unit 40 Arcades Shopping Mall, Lusaka, Lusaka 10100, Zambia
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31 - 40 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Not sure why and how terrible place still exists. Have severally eons ago visited the place. However the other day wanted a quick meal and wanted fish. Ordered a feesh and chips and had carlifornian roles as the starter. Let's just say I attempted to...More

Thank gakenia k
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Best place in town to get sushi on a budget. Fish dishes are also very nice. This restaurant is far better than the ocean basket experienced we

Thank irsengland
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Food isn't that great, service is crappy. Not a very nice setting. Better places to go for seafood in Lusaka.

Thank CheapianoZam
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

The country is already hot, plus the was no proper Aircond, when my friends asked for desert all that was the to offer was coffee. Food is ok just locality.

Thank Penalte M
Reviewed 24 November 2015

Great service Tasty food yummy side sauces Good place to be, the best part is that this establishment is open way past most places at arcades

Thank Chaze_Chiwala
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

If you love sea food it's the place to be. They have amazing platters and add- ons.very ideal environment as well

Thank Mary C
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Came through for a family meal and ordered a sushi platter for two. When it came there was no ginger which is usually present on the plate. We asked the waitress to which we were answered that they do not have any. We promptly rejected...More

Thank Zamshark
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

A typical Ocean Basket but not really on par with the South African Ocean Basket outlets. Service is VERY SLOW. Good was OK but not great. I have been once and have no plans in a hurry to go back.

Thank Hans H
Reviewed 25 October 2015

The service is good, on time and the food well prepared and you get value for your money. its a place i recommend for those that love the products of the waters. it is a great place to dine from

Thank David D
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Ocean Basket may not exactly have a romantic or exotic setting (in Lusaka's Arcades Mall) but the seafood is delicious. From Kingklip to Mussels (neither of which I've been able to find here in Arusha), the food was well prepared, tasty and the menu offers...More

Thank ADTLilongwe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 40 Arcades Shopping Mall, Lusaka, Lusaka 10100, Zambia
  • Location: Africa  >  Zambia  >  Lusaka Province  >  Lusaka
  • Phone Number: 1 256832
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