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Desert Tavern

££ - £££, ,
Swakop Street, Swakopmund 0000, Namibia
+264 64 404 204
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good49%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (2 reviews)
“awesome place” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub, Gastropub
££ - £££
Swakop Street, Swakopmund 0000, Namibia
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

the food is not going to win any awards but its not the food u go there for. bar staff are always friendly and welcoming.. the waitresses are efficient and speedy, and for a cold night its nice to hover outside by the fireplace if...More

Thank mymona v
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This bar had a unique feel. Lots of wood and fireplaces. Lots of small nooks to get comfortable in. The drinks were cheap.

Thank welove2cruise65
Reviewed 10 August 2017

When my husband and myself arrived the were no available tables as we did not do prebooking. But the waiters/tress went out of their way to get a table for us. Overall we had a great time. Food and wine was exquisite

Thank gwenethsteyns90
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

When I came there, it really was a dark and cold place. Service was a bit slow at first but picked up later. Ordered the fried pork steak and chips but was average. However, their saving grace there was the Eisbein which was perfectly cooked...More

Thank Kimson C
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat and meet . Great atmosphere with live music some nights . Food delectable and a great variety - affordable and a wide range of freshly prepared dishes .

Thank bushbull01
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Awesome place to go with friends and have a great night relishing good music and trying different shots or just a cold beer.

1  Thank Rodrigo S
Reviewed 23 November 2016

GOOD cheer.Good food.Great friendly service.You will be garanteed that you will not be going home early.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Came here with my overland group and enjoyed a great evening at the bar and a really good T Bone steak ! Saturday night had live music which was pretty good and there was a reasonable amount of people even though it is at the...More

1  Thank James H
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived late into swakopmund and struggled to find a table for dinner. We stumbled on this restaurant- following the signs. It's a bit out of the way but well worth it. There was a lovely fire lighting and blankets on all seats for extra...More

1  Thank martina w
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

If location, location, location is important this place is on the edge of town. It is a nice atmosphere with a lot of open outside space . Wheelchair accessible.

Thank Imani B
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Rating summary
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Bar, Pub, Gastropub
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swakop Street, Swakopmund 0000, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Erongo Region  >  Swakopmund
  • Phone Number: +264 64 404 204
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Desert Tavern is this cosy and relaxed Pub/Restaurant where different people from all walks of life go to. Where you can chill out and enjoy listening to some occasional live music and enjoy a Good Meal. The Food is superb, while the Bar servers both local and imported beers. The Desert Tavern hosts occasional live music shows ,main sporting events on the Big Screen. So whether you?re game for a quick drink, a fabulous meal or a formal Function We can seat up to 110 people look no further then the Desert Tavern in the Heart of Swakopmund.
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