RESTAURANTS & BARS

                                                    As befits Zimbabwe’s premier five-star hotel Meikles offers a gourmet’s delight of dining, lounge and bar options.

                                                    La Fontaine Grill Room – an icon restyled in 2013

                                                    La Fontaine Grill Room

                                                    The iconic flagship restaurant and adjoining Can-Can cocktail bar of Meikles, on the first floor, has been operational since 1958. In 2013 it was extensively refurbished and its kitchen transformed into one of the most modern in Africa. For lunch, dinner and table d’hôte it features an upmarket grill-house menu with the emphasis on wholesome food and quick service.  Our signature restaurant overlooks the gardens and trees of Africa Unity Square.

                                                    OPERATING HOURS
                                                    Lunch   1230 - 1430 Monday - Friday
                                                    Dinner   1800 - 2230 Monday – Sunday
                                                    Dress Code  Smart Casual
                                                    Seating Capacity 100

                                                    Pavilion Bistro

                                                    The stylish and exciting recently refashioned Pavilion Bistro is located on the First Floor. The Pavilion has views out over the hotels' Roof Top Garden into the colorful Africa Unity Square and has an indoor area complemented by an al-fresco dining terrace. It serves a casual smorgasbord breakfast and dinner buffet.

                                                    OPERATING HOURS
                                                    Breakfast Monday to Friday 0630-1000
                                                    Saturday & Sunday 0630-1030; Dinner Monday – Sunday 1800 - 2230
                                                    Seating Capacity 100

                                                    The Explorer’s Bar

                                                    A favourite meeting spot, especially for business people, for a light lunch or evening drinks just off the lobby.  It is a warm bar-lounge that features inviting Out of Africa style decor. On offer are pub lunches, daily specials and an array of light meals.

                                                    OPERATING HOURS
                                                    Lunch   1030 - 2200 Daily
                                                    Dress Code  Smart Casual
                                                    Capacity  60

                                                    Can-Can Cocktail Bar

                                                    Adjoining La Fontaine Restaurant on the first floor the classy Can-Can is a secluded bar/lounge with delightful ambiance to enjoy a cocktail before dining. It is accessible to hotel residents and La Fontaine diners only. The can-Can features a superb array of specialty whiskies, such as 20-year-old Benriach and 18-year-old Jameson Special Reserve.

                                                    OPERATING HOURS
                                                    Lunch    1230 - 1430          Monday - Friday
                                                    Dinner  1900 - 2230          Every Night

                                                    The Tanganda Tea Lounge

                                                    Elegant and traditional High Tea is a hallmark of the Meikles tradition. The Tanganda Tea Lounge, aptly named after Zimbabwe’s foremost tea estate, is located on the ground floor adjoining the lobby. This convivial spot inspired the familiar saying – “Meet you at Meikles.” Here you may enjoy light meals, fresh pastries, bagels, scones and a selection of specialty teas and coffees.  No alcohol is served. As part of the 2013 restyling this lounge has new carpeting and furniture.

                                                    OPERATING HOURS
                                                    Hours:  06:30 – 22:00 daily.
                                                    Dress Code: Smart Casual
                                                    Capacity: 30