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Maembe Cafe & Lounge


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$0 - $5
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Reviewed February 13, 2020

Maembe is a great cafe/restaurant located in the shanty town area of Moshi. Prices are reasonable, local dishes cost around 1-2USD and western dishes cost around 7-10USD. Beers and soft drinks are cheap. Wouldn't recommend the cocktails as they are very weak and watery. Maembe...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed September 30, 2019

An enclave in the middle of Moshi, very tasteful outdoor dining with an eclectic menu, Tanzanian and international

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 31, 2019 via mobile

Visited here the day after coming down from Kilimanjaro, an easy walk from town. Lovely gardens and play area for the kids and a variety of different seating areas. Western food available but costs more than local dishes. I highly recommend the local dishes, the...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

Went for a chilled afternoon..we where the only customers there. The staff was sitting in a cozy group. The sofa's where dirty.. very unprofessional service. The waitress kept screaming at the bar tender to ask if the drinks that we ordered where available from our...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed June 1, 2019

A good place to pass the time in, it is also an excellent place to get work done: the tables are suitable for writing and for smaller work meetings (did the first, witnessed the other); Wi-Fi is fast and free of charge. A friend told...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed May 27, 2019

The food here is beyond delicious!! For 3 weeks i was staying up the road at an Airbnb, so Maembe was my go to place for lunch/dinner, and they never disappointed. My favourite was the pulled pork which never failed to disappoint, and they have...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

Great area to spend quite time and also if you really want a quite time with an ample quite time it’s a place to visit,

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed March 22, 2019

This could be actually a very nice place, but as a woman traveling alone it is not the best place to be. Too many " catchers".

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Best place for all types of food that are mouthwatering. I real enjoyed chips and Mishikaki/beef with a very fresh juice. I recommend Maembe Cafe for delicious foods and drinks.

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

Food was amazing, would highly recommend! However, when we got the bill we noticed we have been charged over 3x the advertised amount on the menu. Upon requesting a new bill we were told we had to pay the prices or the owner would take...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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