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“A "must visit" place for expats” 4 of 5 stars
Review of George & Dragon

George & Dragon
Haile Selassie Road | Msasani Peninsula, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 717 800 002
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Ranked #27 of 185 Restaurants in Dar es Salaam
Cuisines: British, Pub
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
“A "must visit" place for expats”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

An English pub ......away from home. A regular haunt for many expats, a good place to meet, drink and eat.
Food and service is good, prices very reasonable, I've never been disappointed and it has no equal in Dar - a visit is highly recommended.

  • Visited December 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Pemba, Mozambique
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
“Positively Pub”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

G & D is a PUB - point! English menu with large portions. Wide selections of beers. 100% Pub atmosphere, can get crowded, but what is the point, walk on the beach if you want space. Good service and the patrons are forever overseeing.

Visited July 2012
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Netherlands
Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
“Wow”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2012

This was the first time I visited on my last trip. And I had been missing good meals and pint all these years. The food is excellent. The service is even better. And the prices are fantastic. This will be a regular stop on my future trips. And everything is Tourist Safe!!!!!

Visited October 2012
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Dumaguete
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Very English”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Guess you must be English to like it. I am not so I have a bit of a problem with this noisy smoky place. Food is moderate but compared to other restaurants with the same quality on the upper end.

Visited November 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Very English pub”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

Since the close of 'Irish pub' i guess this is one of the few remaining decent pubs in Dar. Excellent selection of drinks, bit hard to see with the multitude of bar staff blocking the veiw, but at least you get served quicker than a boozer back home. If you've just come from the UK you'll love it, because its just like an English pub but slightly cheaper.

  • Visited June 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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