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Zanzibar Coffee House Cafe

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1563/64 Mkunazini Street | Zanzibar Coffee House Hotel, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
+255 24 223 9319
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8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was pleasing to find this upmarket cafe on a hot day after tramping around the old town. The choice of drinks was substantial

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Thank Judith S
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Zanzibar coffee house cafe, has great coffee, a variety of blends and great food. The staff are welcoming and helpful, free wifi is available too.

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Thank mtidswell
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Wanted to experience the Octopus, as I read this was worth it. Service was terrible and that led to food taking over 40min and drinks took 30min's to be brought to the table. The restaurant was not full capacity so there was no excuse really. My food was ice cold and after mentioning that the manger should be informed ,... More 

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Cape Town
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My favourite hotel in Stone Town. Great rooftop breakfast lounge surrounded by a balcony with quaint little tables . lovely fresh fruits and healthy breakfast options . The restaurant downstairs offers well priced meals and open for breakfasts and lunches. I stayed last year this time and returned for breakfast a few months ago as well as lunch last week.... More 

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Texas
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The chocolate cake was good but another pastry tasted a few days old. Also, at this price, I'd expect free wifi for at least an hour (they offer it but charge.)

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Thank txbfand
Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Snacky foods suitable for western palates and a good place to hang out. Buy their coffee. Hotel attached.

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1 Thank PMGeducator
Tromso, Norway
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Espresso house style coffee and cakes and charming ladies well placed location good to get a cupa!! Dark chocolate cake was great ,Coffees nothing special but good , The toilet was very clean .

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Thank Kugan V
Ankara, Turkey
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Coffee is delicious and the environment is very oriental but the only thing I didn't like is that you have to pay for the internet.

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Thank Fırat N
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely lunch at Zanzibar Coffee House. Beautiful decor, excellent coffee and delicious food.

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1 Thank Ashley H
Edmonton, Canada
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42 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This coffee house is a real gem! It is a nice nook to people watch, enjoy tasty drinks and baked goods, and to escape the midday heat. It isn't the cheapest place to get a bite, but it's a worthwhile splurge.

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1 Thank Nicole N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1563/64 Mkunazini Street | Zanzibar Coffee House Hotel, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Zanzibar City  >  Stone Town
  • Phone Number: +255 24 223 9319
  • This restaurant is at Zanzibar Coffee House

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?