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“great view, good service well managed !” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Karambezi Cafe

Karambezi Cafe
Sea Cliff Hotel | Toure Drive, Msasani Peninsula, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 (78) 704 4555
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Ranked #14 of 192 Restaurants in Dar es Salaam
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $50
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pizza & Pasta
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Good for: Romantic, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: For more than 15 years the Karambezi Cafe has been serving the East African coast with fine seafood and continental dishes. Travel to Dar es Salaam and one of our thousands of friends will say "You have to go to the Karambezi". Our restaurant evolves and changes daily and through time. Come for a luxurious buffet breakfast from 6 am daily to a cocktail served whilst you overlook the Indian Ocean and dine on an Admirals Platter. Karambezi Cafe....Come Home....
Tanzania
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44 restaurant reviews
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62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
“great view, good service well managed !”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

apparently the best location restaurant in Dar, with beautiful panoramic view to the ocean and nice ambient atmosphere, definitely a great place to eat, sit, have a nice drink on the bar or just for nice coffee and cake.

prices are a bit high comparing to the portion of the dishes and not a large menu options, but all in all, very pleasant place to be.

Visited January 2013
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Kampala
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Cosmopolitan oasis”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

I had a business lunch at Karambezi Cafe and thought it was a great, upmarket venue. The outdoor area overlooking the sea really is beautiful and the food wasn't too flash but it was delicious. Our waitress was a delight and I can imagine it would be a great place to hang out in the evening.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Da Nang, Vietnam
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“Great location and best service in TZ”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013 via mobile

Lovely spot on the cliff overlooking the ocean. Great food variety and really quick, efficient and committed service. Will be back tomorrow.

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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“Beautiful Outlook”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

The Karambezi, in the Seacliff Hotel has a beautiful outlook overlooking the Indian Ocean, protected by large glass windbreaks. there are always plenty of attentive staff and the food is usually good. The cafe looks East, so the best time to visit is morning/lunchtime as it misses out on the spectacular sunsets you get on the other side of the peninsula

Visited January 2013
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Corfu, Greece
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“Indian breeze...”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Very nice atmosphere,though the stuff could be less stressful ...The minute you sit, they come,when you have finished your beer they come again to take the glass,they are in a hurry to take everything....The food is great, the sea breeze wonderful...

Visited January 2013
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