Local Bars and Restaurants
If you feel like trying out some local Chibuku beer or some banana wine, give a couple of these local bars a try.
Uncle Charlo's Booze Den or Uncles as it more popularly known in Cape Maclear, is the biggest and most famous bar with 2 bars, a stage and a night club. It is very lively every night of the week and goes until the early hours. They also have regular bands playing from around Malawi. You can also get some very nice beef Kebabs.
Thomas's Bar and Restaurant is the original local restaurant in Cape Maclear and been operating for about 15 years and is famous for its chicken chipatis and curries. It is located next door to Kayak Africa.
Beach Boys bar is also known as Chiwayas is a busy bar centrally located where the tour guides enjoy a drink at the end of the day. They also have the Gulu Wankulu dancers regularly coming to perform.
Rilo's Bar or Makatas is a quieter bar at the far end of town near the Fisheries Cottage. Locals meet up to watch soccer and relax. They also have a great restaurant and serve very good chicken kebabs.
Njokas a small bar operated from Mr. Njoka's grocery and is a popular place to sit on the road during the day and watch life passing by.
Singini is another popular bar with the fisherman. It can be found near Chembe Lodge and has regular pool competitions.
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Restaurant Banapaya or Snoops place is fast becoming Cape Maclears favorite local restaurant with its beach bonfires and drumming sessions. Banapaya serves a great buffet style meal on the weekends and you can enjoy many local dishes during the week.
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Thomases Bar and Restaurant is the original local restaurant in Cape Maclear and been operating for about 15years and is famous for its chicken Chipatis and curries it is located next door to Kayak Africa
Rilo's Bar or Makatas is a quieter bar at the far end of town near the Fisheries Cottage, locals meet up to watch soccer and relax. they also have a great restaurant and serve very good chicken Kebabs.
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