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The Waterfront Sunset Restaurant & Beach Bar

The Slipway | Hotel Slipway, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 762 883 321
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good51%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (89 reviews)
“seafood” (27 reviews)
“tuna” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, Seafood, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Slipway | Hotel Slipway, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After having visited the island it is mandatory to wait the sunset at the bar drinking a cold beer. It possible to enjoy a beautiful sunset with good music and Tanzanian atmosphere.

1  Thank Carlo_diver
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location, friendly staff - just the place for Friday end of week drinks! I'm new to Dar - definitely on the list for the future!

Thank s_nainappan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the best spots to have great sea food and watch the sunset, I was recommended this place by a friend and it did not disappoint. I ordered the jumbo prawns with veg and I was shocked at the size of the plate. It...More

Thank Oliver C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to sit and watch sunset with your favourite drinks and food. After the sunset place is awesome for romantic dates and to enjoy dinner by sea.Food is good you may try their salads of Pizza.They offer all kinds of cocktails and drinks. Seating...More

Thank Sandeep R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place has a good outside seating arrangement and you can enjoy amazing sunset while eating. It can get a bit stinky on a low tide because last time when we planned to eat there, we changed our mind as there was unpleasant smell in...More

Thank Nadia E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic view as the sun sets. Very romantic and the food is very good.The music is very nice.You get to listen to all kinds of music especially bongo flava.

Thank gwakung
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nothing to do only sitting and watching the sun set at this restaurant was very wonderful moment with Local Beer; Kilimanjaro! but for sure! I'll comeback.

Thank Thend S
Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Located at the famous SlipWay on the Peninsula in Dar es Salaam. An informal place to hang out or go dine. Pizza is great, they have a good selection of food and drinks. The view is fantastic just besides the Indian Ocean. Service is good.

Thank Travellerall0ver
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Nice place. @tripadvisor: Kitchen closes 10:30pm not 0:00 but they made very good pizzas for us at 11:00pm. Good service. Good food

Thank Mayk S
Reviewed May 6, 2017

I ate here several times while doing some work in the area and staying at the attached hotel. The food was always decent and they were able to accommodate even our sometimes large group of people. There are a few good vegetarian options, and pizzas...More

Thank A J
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Eric S
is it good to have a farewell dinner for 35 pax? At what costs (meal + 1 beer/wine/soda)? $30?
January 5, 2015|
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Response from mista t | Reviewed this property |
The Price is no problem but make sure you let them know ahead of time when you would like to eat otherwise you might wait a lot or end up getting served at completely different times each.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Slipway | Hotel Slipway, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 762 883 321
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