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Malawi Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by for cup of coffee, we found ourselves stayed longer and order the next one. It was rich in flavour and the aroma. Friendly staffs and great choice of music to go with :)

Thank Bagashy H
San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed February 13, 2017

I found this cute restaurant by accident because it is near my hotel. After my first iced cappuccino and 5,000TS samosas, I was hooked!

Thank TheWanderer44
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Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

The home-made Brownies here are in my top 3 Brownies ever. They are served cold but warm up to become even softer and stickier..

Thank Kippengaas
Haifa, Israel
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4 reviews
Reviewed November 25, 2016

i traveld here me and my friends when we take tour in stone town is also great place to take some mil

Thank joanederick
St. Eustatius
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78 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed October 25, 2016

We often at here for lunch during our eight week stay in Stone Town, as it was convenient to where we were working and the food was consistently great. A lot to choose from for vegetarians, great food and drinks selection. Nice to sit and watch the Stone Town traffic go by. Friendly staff, and it is nice to browse... More 

Thank DollyDiabolique
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

I visited this cafe with my wife when we reached stone town. The menu was simple and food well prepared.we ordered the chicken curry and beef curry which were well prepared. Only downside is the cafe only takes cash as payment and for some reason does not accept cards.

Thank Tpee122
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 31, 2015

Very friendly staff, good prices and nice food. Chai tea very nice! The Hotel Zenji is really good and has an awesome breakfast to enjoy on the top roof terrace.

Thank RacheLondon
New Delhi, India
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed July 11, 2015

This was one of the few cafes open during Ramadan which was a relief. The quantity is less for the price. The iced coffee was good. We tried Samosas but as Indians, we thought they were really small (Bite sized) and only 3 in a plate. They have tables and ac which is a relief. The girl at the counter... More 

Thank Hobogobo
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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238 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed June 5, 2015

Its an ok place to have a drink or some food, but nothing to get exited about. Pricewise acceptable.

Thank 1999traveler1999
Stockholm, Sweden
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed March 26, 2015

It is located in a busy area with not so much charm, but if you are close by and need to refresh with a juice and a smoothie this is the place to go to. They have a store with nice jewellery made from used material.

Thank TheresiaSH

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malawi Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Zanzibar City  >  Stone Town
near intersection with Malindi Road

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