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Gerry's Bar

Nungwi Beach, Tanzania
+255 777 430 006
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“noodles” (2 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
“wraps” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Seafood
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
Nungwi Beach, Tanzania
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Was at Gerrys last Sunday. The bar was very nice direct on the beach accompanied by cold beers and great people. The highlight at this Sunday was my burger though, see picture. Grilled to perfection, in opinion, topped with gorgonzola, cheddar cheese and bacon. Great...More

Thank Leo B
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Leo. Thank you so much for your review here and your kind words! We are happy that you enjoyed your time on the beach with us and I will pass on your compliments to our chef too! Cheers and enjoy Zanzibar!

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Excellent food and ambiance. Very hospitable and friendly. Beautiful location and authentically decorated

Thank 963alisonh
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Hi Alison! Thank you so much for taking the time to review our bar here! It is very much appreciated! :) I will pass on your compliments to our chef and staff. Cheers and enjoy Zanzibar! :)

Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Had a good meal at Gerry 's Bar but as they just reopened their selection was quite poor. The recommended tuna and Killifish was very good however.More

Thank agv1967
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Hi there! Thank you very much for taking the time to review our bar here! Our apologies for the lack of selection on our menu during startup but we are very glad you enjoyed your fresh Tuna and Kingfish! We are up to speed and...More

Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

Nice place by the beach, I haven't eat here so I can't talk about their food but they have good variety of drinks which is necessary for me while passing time enjoying the sunset :) kool and calm stuff. I like the place so check...More

Thank Yuu A
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded June 17, 2018

Hi Yuu! Thank you so much for taking the time to review our bar here. Very much appreciated! :) We are glad you enjoyed your sunset time on the beach with us! Thanks again and enjoy Zanzibar! Cheers!

Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

This visit was memorable for all the wrong reasons. Came with 5 friends and we ordered a range; Soup, grilled octopus, chicken etc. My grilled octopus came and it was so chewy, it was like rubber. I explained this to the waiter and he explained...More

Thank ufuoma o
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2018

Hi there Ufuoma. Thank you for taking the time to visit us and to provide feedback which we always discuss as a team. I have been advised that the staff member serving you took your complaint seriously by offering the following solutions: 1) Firstly he...More

Reviewed April 2, 2018

Enjoyed a cocktail and snack at this local establishment. Found the menu to be a little bit pricey but quality and thought put into presentation. Cool atmosphere and local vibe...enjoyed very much and especially appreciate seeing the paper straws!! I hope the other Zanzibar restaurants...More

Thank Niobe B
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Hi Niobe! Thank you very much for taking the time to post a review here for us! :) It is very much appreciated! We are all very happy that you enjoyed your time on the beach with us, your drinks & meal, and that you...More

Reviewed March 29, 2018

I visited Gerry's Bar twice with my daughter on our stay in Nungwi and we both enjoyed the food and atmosphere. Our hosts were attentive and helpful with the menu, especially Mustapha (thanks!). The bar setting is really lovely and relaxed and a perfect place...More

Thank leebri
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 31, 2018

Hi Leebri. Thank you so much for taking the time to review our bar here and for your kind words! :) It is very much appreciated! :) I will pass on your compliments to Mustapha and our team! We look forward to your next visit...More

Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

Dogs and cats walking around as we ate and drank.... SERIOUSLY?????🤤. - Cocktails are a total mess!!! Water+sugar+colorants - Service is approximative - Food...my goodness...not worth it. Who are all these people over-reviewing this bar ? Please help other travelers by not don't advising this...More

Thank JessiAureli
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 17, 2018

Hi Jessi. Thank you for taking the time to review our bar here... Apologies for your bad experience... I was informed by our barman that you and your 7 girlfriends from Cameroon (I think?) visited us and did not enjoy your cocktails...Mai Tai’s And Virgin...More

Reviewed March 5, 2018

Three of us enjoyed quite a feast and many drinks so we decided to return the following night. They tried to charge us $10 to use the wifi and I reminded him of our previous nights spend and we were intending on doing the same...More

Thank extremered
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2018

Hi extremered. Best I delete my initial response to your “review” here and start again as I still cannot really understand how it actually made it onto this forum... Your “review” looks more like a vindictive, attention seeking snipe to me rather than a constructive...More

Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

When we were in Nungwi our dinners were reserved only for this restaurant.. the seafood was reeeely great- i reccomended esp. octopus... Nice guys, little bit busy on saturday but reaaaly nice

Thank Zuzulli
Gerry H, Owner at Gerry's Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Hi Zuzulli! Thank you so much for taking the time to review our bar here and for your compliments! It is very much appreciated and I will pass on your compliments to our chef and staff! :) Cheers and enjoy Zanzibar!

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faiyamba
September 6, 2017|
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Response from Gerry H | Property representative |
Hi there! Thanks for getting in touch with us! You can check out our food and drinks menu on our website along with all pricing. Cheers and we hope to see you at Gerry's Bar! 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $30
Cuisine
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nungwi Beach, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island
  • Phone Number: +255 777 430 006
Description
Gerry’s Bar Zanzibar, located on a beautiful, tranquil beach here in Nungwi, is the perfect place for enjoying a late breakfast, lunch or dinner! Enjoy ice cold drinks in the warm tropical sun! Join in for a game of beach volleyball or suntan on our private beach and enjoy a swim in the crystal clear Indian Ocean waters! Or just relax and enjoy our fantastic Tropical Cocktails while watching some truly Spectacular Sunsets. Ask at the bar to enjoy our fibre optic Wifi access. Gerry’s Bar offers a relaxed atmosphere with great music! The perfect place to enjoy some Tropical Island Sundowners! Join us for some Beach Party fun with our guest DJ’s and Live Music.
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