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“Tasty Food in Zanzibar” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Hot Spot Bistro

Hot Spot Bistro
Shangani Street | Kenyatta Road, Zanzibar, Stone Town, Tanzania
+255 774164866
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Ranked #27 of 58 Restaurants in Stone Town
Price range: $2 - $25
Cuisines: Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
London
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Tasty Food in Zanzibar”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

Hot Spot with reasonable price. Nice place to dine-in with family. Pleasant atmosphere giving very good relax feeling. Variety of food, coffee and gift items. Friendly staff and very good service. I would recommend everyone to visit this place and enjoy the real feeling.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Hot Place to Dine”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

Nicely decorated recently open place with full of antique display. I had a nice time, enjoying tasty sea foods and salad, very friendly customer service. Price was very reasonable too. Free wi-fi with good collection of gift items.

  • Visited December 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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Zanzibar, Tanzania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“restaurant- gifts item & excursion”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Tasty food and affortable price... sea food spring rolls,sea food samosa yammy well suitable place for late night purchases of gifts.

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Buffalo
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“Not Impressed”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Very very overpriced. And the service is attrociously slow, even for laid back Zanzibar. The food was certainly not worth the price, there are many other places where you'll find better value, better food and better service. I won't be returning.

Visited December 2012
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London, United Kingdom
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
“Reasonable cafe for a break”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Dropped in for a drink at this establishment. Reasonable prices for drinks but atmosphere slightly spoilt by tourist tat for sale in the same room

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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