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The Waterfront Sunset Restaurant & Beach Bar
The Slipway, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Ranked #26 of 186 Restaurants in Dar es Salaam
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Worcester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
“Sundowner”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

I have eaten many times at the Waterfront. The service can be a bit hit and miss, and you will sometimes find someof the party's meals served a long way ahead of the others (even in small groups). The food is always good, and the sunsets are beautiful. If you want a good table (i.e. next to the water) you need to get there early on busy nights.

Visited January 2013
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Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 43 cities Reviews in 43 cities
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
“Super view and seafood”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

Lovely seafood lunch, enjoyed a super view over the bay. Service a bit slow but food was good when we got it.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Nairobi, Kenya
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Good reastaurant, too busy”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

Food was good. Great fish! But were understaffed to deliver service on time. They admitted they were overwhelmed.

Visited September 2012
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Abu Dhabi
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25 reviews 25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 11 cities Reviews in 11 cities
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Best terrace for sundowners”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

The best terrace in Peninsula with a stunning sunset. Contrary to what most other reviewers write, I found the service absolutely friendly and efficient. It is an upmarket place, aimed at tourists, expats and wealthy locals, just as everything in the Slipway environment. To be on safe side for food, stay with the local-inspired fare : the beer-battered calamari with sesame seed were an absolute highlight for me.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Awesome a place to visit”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

The sea view the pathway is awesome you can feel free to bump in any time, i dont mind who i go with what age the person is there is lots of fun the food is good just that it delays alot lol! am never patient

Visited December 2012
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