Generally safari camps throughout Africa have set times for meals around the safari activities and offer smorgasbords. The high end camps do offer table service though still offer a limited selection of starters, mains and desserts due to limited access to fresh foods.Flatdogs is unique and has a very high reputation for having a great variety of high quality food, ala carte menu with an all day breakfast and main menu which guests truly love the flexibility and variety. Having such great training from Ade Flatdogs caters for all dietary needs; something which is very much required for todays travellers.

When the camp is not so busy with in house guests the valley locals are welcome to dine in our restaurant and enjoy the beautiful setting in the courtyard or garden tables overlooking the national park and the Luangwa River.

Fortunately for Jamie and I we are able to eat off both menus every day which is a blessing when we both work long hours in peak season and really don’t have time to plan, prepare and cook our meals.
So we don’t forget Flatdogs wonderful menus here is a snap shot. There is also the daily specials board which are saved for guests only.

Olive Bruschetta – with pesto, tomato and a drizzle of olive oil K40
Chicken Satay– grilled chicken kebabs with a spicy satay sauce K65
Grilled Haloumi – with salsa verde K55
Thai Fish Cakes – with a green herb salad and Thai dipping sauce K50
Vegetable Spring Rolls – with Thai dipping sauce K60

Lighter Meals, Baguettes, Wraps and Salads
Nachos with beans, salsa and melted cheese plus chilli beef or bacon K95
Flatdogs’ Mixed Platter- hummus, salsa, feta, olives and tsatziki with crispy pita bread and tortilla chips K115

Baguettes – served with seasonal salads
Spinach, sundried tomato, pesto and grilled haloumi K95
Fillet steak, pan fried onions, tomato and mustard mayo Tuna, sweet corn and mayo K80

Wraps – homemade tortilla filled with deliciousness and served with a side salad
Pulled pork and refried beans
Sweet chilli chicken salad
Roasted vegetable and feta K75

Salads – mixed lettuce, rocket and other fresh leaves with a variety of options:
Niçoise: with tuna and egg K95
Greek: tomato, cucumber, olive and feta K90
Spicy butternut and haloumi K90
Mediterranean: chicken, sundried tomatoes and olives K110

Toasted / Fresh Sandwiches – see sandwich board for filling choices and prices

Main Courses
Chicken or Vegetable Stir Fry – chicken and/or crunchy vegetables in an Asian sauce, stir fried and served on a bed of noodles Vegetable or Chicken K115
Flatdogs Chicken Mango Curry with steamed local rice K115
Indian Potato and Egg Plant Curry served with lentil dhal, rice and chapatti K100
Chilli con Carne slow cooked ox cheek in Mexican spices served with
rice, salsa, tortilla chips, sour cream and guacamole (in season)
Homemade Burgers with french fries and side salad
Lentil and vegetable served in a pitta pocket K100
Chicken and pesto burger served in a fresh roll K125
Classic beef burger served in a fresh roll K125

The ‘Infamous’ Club Sandwich – a three tier monster treat with chicken, ham, tomato, gherkin, mustard mayo, french fries and side salad K135
Nsima – our traditional meal, served with two local vegetable relishes
vegetarian K80 with chicken K90 with fish K105
Spaghetti – with herbed beef meatballs in rich tomato sauce
– with rich tomato sauce and basil
Pan-fried Fillet of Fish – pan fried and served with a lemon butter sauce and baby potatoes ,steamed seasonal vegetables K140
Flatdogs Pizza – homemade pizza with tomato sauce, mozzarella and a choice of three extra toppings (bacon, olive, pineapple, mushroom, peppers, ham, onions)
Falafel and Haloumi –falafel with grilled haloumi, roasted pumpkin, dipping sauce and a green salad K95
And the blackboard for daily specials!!

Chocolate Brownie – with chocolate sauce K62
Sticky Date Pudding – with caramel sauce K60
Key Lime Pie – with cream K55
Apple and Berry Crumble – with custard or cream K60