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“Excellent friendly” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Zanzibar Coffee House Cafe

Zanzibar Coffee House Cafe
1563/64 Mkunazini Street | Zanzibar Coffee House Hotel, Stone Town, Tanzania
+255 24 223 9319
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Ranked #11 of 57 Restaurants in Stone Town
Cuisines: Dessert, Continental, Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 9 cities Reviews in 9 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Excellent friendly”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012

Fantastic coffee for the caffeine starved. Great food and cakes and lovely staff highly recommend. We visited a few times both for coffee and cake and for lunch always a pleasure.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Amazing coffee and solid food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Great place. Would highly recommend.

We found this on our first day in stone town - deservedly high rating. Highlight was the milky spiced coffee - very well balanced and a great flavour.

Also had their specialty - a fried pastry with feta - absolutely brilliant and would definitely go back for more. A good cafe for an afternoon snack and coffee.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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17 reviews 17 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Oasis in the maze”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

This is my most favourite cafe in Stone Town - cozy & lovely atmosphere and serves great coffee. Crepes are nice too, they have both sweet and savoury. I have tried other cakes as well but the quality varies, sometimes excellent, sometimes so-so. Ladies are all smiling and friendly and unlike so many other Zanzibari cafes & restaurants, their service isn't super slow! In fact, pretty swift (in comparison). Definitely recommended.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Excellent food and charming ambience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

Two of us had lunch here today and it was so very good, clean and comfortable. In fact, we each had a crepe: vegetable curry and spinach, onion and tomato. They were both really delicious, plentiful but light. In fact, they were the perfect lunch. Together with one fantastic Americano (best so far in either Zanzibar or Tanzania) and one delicious and flavourful lemongrass and ginger tea with lime and honey, we had a lovely lunch. Cost US$18.00 including tip - quite good value for the town.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Bordeaux, France
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“good coffee place”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

its a nice place, good decorations, many coffee types ! but somehow i got lost for many time to get there

Visited October 2012
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