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Plot 104 Vijana Road, Arusha, Tanzania
255 27 254 4624
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
quet place for anybody

they provide good service and its a nice place to stay when your in arusha,either before safari or after safari

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2013
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Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

they provide good service and its a nice place to stay when your in arusha,either before safari or after safari

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Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

We moved from the Outpost Lodge to La Jacaranda for our last night in Arusha, as the Outpost was booked out for this night. Despite the cost being similar, the Jacaranda was nothing like the Outpost. Our room was dingy, dark, gloomy and the whole place had a very poor ambiance. It was clean, but pretty basic. The reception area,... More 

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Durham, North Carolina, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

Food was pricey but incredibly satisfying; they have a great range of both local and Western dishes along with a great dessert menu. Unfortunately the service is extremely slow.

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Arusha
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

This is a nice restaurant. All the Guides say the grounds are nice, but we found them just ok. Good service and good food. A little pricey.

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Boulder, Colorado
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2011

We had 2 dinners at Le Jacaranda during our stay. The food was hit or miss, some meals excellent and some just okay. The service is slow, but that is par for the course in Tanzania (except on safari). We would order a drink and finish it before the meal came without being asked if we wanted another. When the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2010

Le Jacaranda is located just down the road from the Bay Leaf Hotel and African Tulip Hotel. It is on a dark sidestreet so many people may miss it, but our hotel suggested it so we gave it a shot. It is set on the second floor, offering some nice views in the daytime. The setup is simple, but the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Plot 104 Vijana Road, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
  • Phone Number: 255 27 254 4624

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: African, French, Indian

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