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Restaurant Tanganyika

Avenue de la Plage, BP 109, Bujumbura, Burundi
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good54%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 7, 2017
“Best place in bujumbura”
Apr 4, 2017
“Meals and entertainment”
Restaurant Hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
Avenue de la Plage, BP 109, Bujumbura, Burundi
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Reviewed February 17, 2015

I ate twice at the Restaurant Tanganyika and being a big seafood person loved every minute of it. Everything I ate over the two meals, mostly fresh fish from the lake cooked with different sauces, was full of flavour and cooked to perfection. The fresh...More

1  Thank djopm
Reviewed February 3, 2015

the lake view and the quality of food. it is also very quiet in the evening. I did not dislike anything

Thank Sylver N
Reviewed January 6, 2015

We actually stayed here in the one of five rooms. The rooms and restaurant are set in a great garden right in front of the public beach so loads to see. An easy walk to town and other dinning/drinking options. The place itself is delightful...More

Thank Giles_Smith
Reviewed November 5, 2014

Want to taste top quality Burundian products turned into fine Belgian cuisine? Then this is your place. By means of side order you can meet the Burundian top-100 business people and officials here as well. Looking for affordable relaxed African dining? Not the right place.

Thank Michiel H
Reviewed October 7, 2014

Business dinner here on a Tuesday night. Nice location down on the shores of the lake but not much to see in the dark... We were one of only about 3 tables occupied but even so the service was pretty slow. Nice fresh fish directly...More

Thank 900Bruce
Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

I have now been to this restaurant several times and every meal was excellent. Steak, truly American style, fish, and even spaghetti! The menu is in French but the servers speak some English. You will pay for this dependable quality however, as a complete dinner...More

Thank Twoperrins
Reviewed June 2, 2014

This is not only a restaurant, there is also a lovely little guest house on the property. I stayed for 3 nights and it was great. The food was wonderful and the owners, Mark and Bernadette, were friendly and helpful. It was a last minute...More

Thank AmandaKolkata
Reviewed May 10, 2014

Lunch outside on the verandah with loverly views of lake and mountains (in DRC) in the distance. Had brochette capitaine (fish kebab) - first class food. Excellent food.

Thank Keith J
Reviewed April 12, 2014

This place is one my favorite in Bujumbura. Very experienced staff. You should try their steaks, they are sooooo good!!!

Thank Fayaz K
Reviewed March 30, 2014

Really enjoyed my evening here. Great food and a great selection of Wines. The service was very attentive and the atmosphere really great.

Thank MebsT
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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $25
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue de la Plage, BP 109, Bujumbura, Burundi
  • Location: Africa  >  Burundi  >  Bujumbura Mairie Province  >  Bujumbura
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