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Livingstone Beach Restaurant

Shanghani St., Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3661, Tanzania
+255 658 310 360
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“burger” (6 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Fusion, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Shanghani St., Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3661, Tanzania
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It used to be the old british consulate from where Livingstone set sail to discover the origin of nile. Food is decent and view from the beach seating is spectacular.

Thank Nirav D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Simple food, swift service, great location with a view on the mooring ships. Don't expect gourmet quality but for the price you pay it is more than adequate.

Thank otffin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a perfect location and a lovely historic building in which it is situated. Great cocktails and reasonable menu. The only thing is that the service is a little too slow. Chilled yes, but probably just a touch too much. It's the only thing i'd...More

Thank jojorosie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Some colleagues on a oil contingency seminar in Stonetown dropped in on this beach bar a late evening for a last drink. It was dark, but still a nice view towards boats laying on the sandy beaches. I ordered a local (?) cocktail called Dawa...More

Thank Gourmettrollet
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

I didn’t eat here but I sat here early evening and had a few beers. Very romantic feel with soft lights and candles everywhere. Great spot for a date. I think if you can during the day you could watch all the boats come in...More

1  Thank Luke K
Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Nice place, good food, acceptable prices, right on the beach where u can enjoy an amazing view of the sunset, friendly service but slow ....

Thank Mohamed H
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

Don't go for the food. Go around 6:pm to enjoy the sunset. It is fantastic. Enjoy it even with a warm beer 😊. If the beer was cold I would give them a 4 star review.

Thank Takis C
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

Amazing place on the beach . Friendly staff . It's nice to go before sunset and have a beer or dinner . Always you will find friendly tourists to talk to . Good prices, even happy hour around 6-7pm . Live music . A perfect...More

1  Thank RazvanOana
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Placed on the beach. Really Nice! To bad they didn't have a diet coke.. and also when i asked for dessert, after 5 minutes they noticed that there was no ice cream..

Thank Senne V
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Beer is often warm, no point asking for another....as that is warm too... ice put in a glass by hand, including the cigarette ash!. Staff are on the whole dreadful...its a fine line between "authentic" and dont care....

Thank slapsgaffa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shanghani St., Stone Town, Zanzibar City 3661, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Zanzibar City  >  Stone Town
  • Phone Number: +255 658 310 360
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