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Bellevue Restaurant

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Bwejuu, Bwejuu, Tanzania
0255777209576
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely restful place, good accommodation, excellent service, good food. Friendly staff, very helpful and good transfers and help with everything we wanted. Nothing too much trouble. European but with authentic African decor.

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Thank Lucy N
Beirut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We actually stayed at the Bellevue lodge and we had a great time. I wish the rooms had air conditioning - or rather better passive ventilation would be more than sufficient - but overall we had a great time. The restaurant itself served the best pancakes i've ever had - don't ask me how but they seem to re-heat pancakes... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

We came to Bellevue for dinner. It is set up a hill away from the beach, so if you want a beach front restaurant this isn't for you. That said it had a lovely relaxed feel to it and we thoroughly enjoyed the evening. The chicken curry had a good flavour although didn't contain a lot of chicken. The prices... More 

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Thank OsborneEL
Tokyo, Japan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

The sign on the beach advertised a wide variety of menu items, like curries and Asian dishes, but actually the menu and food were really ordinary like most other places in town. We went for lunch and tried to find out if the dinner menu was different, but they said the chef just decides what to make when he arrives... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

We stayed at a place nearby had dinner at the Bellevue on 4 evenings and the food has always been excellent, no matter wether we had fish, or chicken or curry. If you stay at Bwejuu, don't try other places, you won't find a better one!

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Thank Carsten R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

We had a dinner over here. The food was really good! only we didn't went back for a second time by the reason my partner and I like it more, like the local way. This place is managed by really friendly Dutch couple, but we'd like it more to hear the stories of the real locals.

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Thank Michiel v
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

We ate here several times while staying at the guesthouse. All our lunches and dinners were tasty and well-priced. The only let-down was the seafood platter, everything else was great.

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Thank majomo86
Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Food is great, gourmet quality. Presentation is lovely. Price is on the expensive side compared to the rest of the island, more expensive than hotels in Zanzibar town. Portion is small, if you're really hungry take all the different courses of the meal and you will be more than full. It might be me though, I had just gotten off... More 

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Kampala, Uganda
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This place has it all, although not every day. There is a fixed menu of 2-3 starters, 5-6 mains and 2 deserts for dinner (and some less choices for lunch). The variety is really big and unusually creative. You get pasta, salads, sushi (!), italian, indian, swaheli, bbq, fries, burger, however mostly with an unexpected touch to it. There is... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Daily changing menu consisting of the fresh island delights of Zanzibar, very friendly staff and a wonderful and warm atmosphere in the restaurant. The owner did a great job furnishing and decorating this place!

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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
    5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $20
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, African, European
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bwejuu, Bwejuu, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Bwejuu
  • Phone Number: 0255777209576
Description
Come and enjoy! Cosy, african decorated restaurant with good food for nice prices. Beautifully located on a rock you can enjoy the incredible view through the palm trees to the sea. Relax in our lounge areas with a nice cocktail and check your e-mails. Open for a la carte lunch, snacks, cocktails and dinner daily. Please feel welcome to join our Weekly Traditional Swahili Dinner!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?