Namibia is not just a stunning place to explore. As a country with so much to see and do, while you are in Namibia enjoying your trip to new places, you are definitely going to be working up quite the appetite and when you get hungry you are going to want to know where the best places to grab a bite to eat is.



Namibia is a culinary delight

The mix of cultures has resulted in unique flavours that are filling and delicious. Whether you are looking for fast foods that will give you a quick fix or if you are looking for a hearty meal that will reenergize you for the next part of your trip, all of the main towns and cities of Namibia have all sorts of great places to eat and depending on where you are, here’s where you should go.

  1. Tug, Swakopmund

An absolutely unique idea with some of the best food in Swakopmund, Tug is quite literally a must stop if you are looking for the best food. The restaurant is built on a stationary tugboat and it is headed up by some of the best chefs in the country. Tug has an amazing atmosphere and it has some of the best seafood in town.

  1. Café Anton, Swakopmund

While you are in town, a stop at Café Anton should definitely be on your list. It is mainly a coffee shop and it is located within the Schweizerhaus Hotel. Here you will find some of the best coffee in town and there is also all sorts of tasty treats such as cakes, apple strudel and other German inspired delicacies.

  1. Joe’s Beerhouse, Windhoek

In the capital city of Windhoek, you will find the perfect place to have a beer or two. At Joe’s Beerhouse, you can indulge in delicious venison cuts as well as other amazing grub. The food here is pretty legendary and when you are looking for somewhere to have lunch, this spot should be high up on your list.

  1. Outjo Bakery, Outjo

Sometimes it is the smallest towns that have the best places to eat. The bakery was opened in 2016 and it is so chic and so modern that it would look right at home in the country’s capital. Although it has the word bakery in its name, baked goods are not the only foods you will find when you are here. Some of the meals you can order here include open sandwiches, steaks, burgers, and pastas, and everything here is on par with international standards.

  1. Purple Fig Bistro, Grootfontein

Another small town packed full of flavour, in Grootfontein you will find the Purple Fig Bistro close to the middle of the town. There are plenty of light meals to munch on here, including wraps, toasted sandwiches, and salads, as well as pancakes, steaks and burgers. The meals are quite big and you can eat them while sitting under the fig tree, before heading back out on your Namibia tour.