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The Baobab Restaurant

Indian, African, International
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44/1 Serengeti Road, Arusha, Tanzania
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: The Baobab Restaurant is uniquely designed and offers a comfortable and...
The Baobab Restaurant is uniquely designed and offers a comfortable and enjoyable dining experience. Our Chefs creatively prepare exotic and delicious meals with fresh and natural ingredients giving guests a flavor of both Tanzanian and International cuisine.
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Post-Kili Buffet Meal

We went there for a celebratory dinner after climbing Kilimanjaro and liked the dinner buffet that night. the food was fresh, the service was good, and the atmosphere was friendly, quiet and helpful. would definitely return!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 23, 2015
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We went there for a celebratory dinner after climbing Kilimanjaro and liked the dinner buffet that night. the food was fresh, the service was good, and the atmosphere was friendly, quiet and helpful. would definitely return!

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Upton, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

We were staying in the hotel, so it was convenient for dinner. The staff stayed late to accommodate our late arrival to the hotel so we could get something to eat. We enjoyed our food so much that we did not venture out to try other restaurants while in Arusha.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I loved all the food! There was always a variety and each dish was perfectly made. They had western and Tanzanian food, as well as always having a vegetarian dish, which was important, since I'm a veggie. The restaurant staff was also friendly and attentive. Tip them well! They deserve it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Nice restaurant. We had diner here since this restaurant is situated in the hotel we stayed (The African Tulip Hotel). Good value for money.

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Port Macquarie, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We stayed at the African Tulip hotel and ate at the restaurant twice. I had a delicious palak paneer.

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Huntington, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Excellent Indian food. Friendly service that was not overbearing or intrusive. Beautiful atmosphere.

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We were staying at African Tulip and had lunch in the restaurant. It was tasty and filling. I would recommend it.

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Windham, Connecticut
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We ate at this wonderful restaurant many times while staying at the African Tulip. The entire staff was delightful and accommodating. The manager was fantastic! Each day he greeted us and made us feel so welcome. I really enjoyed the service that was given! For my husband's birthday the staff made a cake. It was such a nice gesture and... More 

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We have eaten there four times: twice at their breakfast buffets and two evening meals. Plus they provided our boxed lunch for a day trip to Arusha National Park. Actually to be precise I'd give the two evening meals five stars and the breakfast buffets four stars. Tonight there was a fixed menu with two choices for each course. I... More 

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Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We have eaten here several times in the last two years - it is very reliable for attentive service, good food, and nice atmosphere.

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Address: 44/1 Serengeti Road, Arusha, Tanzania
Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
Cuisine: Indian, African, International

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 44/1 Serengeti Road, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian, African, International

Description

The Baobab Restaurant is uniquely designed and offers a comfortable and enjoyable dining experience. Our Chefs creatively prepare exotic and delicious meals with fresh and natural ingredients giving guests a flavor of both Tanzanian and International cuisine.

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