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Stone Town Cafe

Kenyatta Road, Shangani, Stone Town ...., Tanzania
+255773861313
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Ranked #12 of 57 Restaurants in Stone Town
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $6 - $9
Cuisines: Diner
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: Open 8am to 10pm, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Inside air-conditioned seating, outside seating. Intimate cafe serving big breakfasts, burgers, wraps, quiche, home-made cakes and great chocolate brownies. Real coffee brewed Arabic-style and herbal teas and juices.
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Muscat, Oman
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 NEW

Handy place for lunch if you are shopping. Good fish for lunch, and popular with tourists and local expats.

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Stone Mountain, GA, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

The food on the island is not great. I think the beat thing to do is not to waste your money on expensive stuff, which is why I loved this café. Good food at a reasonable price.

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Edmonton, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Portions were very generous, service was prompt and food was delivered in a very reasonable time. Great variety of items, western style, and taste was delicious.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

I had lunch here 3 days ago, not sure what all the fuss is about - the food is seriously average. I only stopped by for a small falafel wrap, it was quite dry and completely overpowered by a sickly sweet chilli sauce along one side. The salad on the side was just bare, undressed lettuce leaves... The juice was... More

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Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

After a long day we were tired and didn't want to walk far from the hotel so our first stop brought us to stone town cafe. We took one look at the menu and it looked to good to be true. Falafel wraps, quesadillas, salads, pizzas, there was no way it could all be good. Ordered our drinks (non-alcoholic, they... More

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Hong Kong, China
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Food is quite good and service is excellent. Just you may have to wait for a while for main dishes to be delivered.

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Astoria, New York
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45 reviews 45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Best meal we had in stone town! We were pleasantly surprised as the place does not look like anything special. We had grilled octopus and prawns as well as the seafood curry; portions were generous and excellent! Our servers were attentive and so sweet even though there was a large (loud and demanding) party of more than 15 people right... More

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Khalkis, Greece
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66 reviews 66 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We had two delicious Swahili coffees with spices!! No comments!! The place is just perfect for coffee, breakfast or lunch. Highly recommended before or after your strolling in mysterious Stone Town narrow streets.

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kampala, uganda
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41 reviews 41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The service here was great. They took our family photo as if they had never seen a camera. They all had smiles and were very quick. This place is a great escape from the hot streets and right near some of the more touristy shops. The food was very nice and well priced. A good escape from shopping.

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

This is a family favorite for us. We love the avocado toast and the spice tea. Friendly and helpful service and a convenient location. We always make it a point to stop at the Stonetown Cafe whenever we are passing through.

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