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Alcove Restaurant

Kisutu Street | Opposite Holiday Inn, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 769 213 744
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (3 reviews)
“naan” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Barbecue, Fusion, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Kisutu Street | Opposite Holiday Inn, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Open air or Air conditioned, the restaurant offers both. A wide selection of Chinese and Indian menus. Friendly staff and quick service.

Thank Nader R
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I've had the pleasure of dining at Alcove several times with no chance of complaint. Their hot garlic prawns, chili chicken and su chicken are to die for, with wonderful ambience and pleasing service from the Manager personally. Definitely recommended for a filling meal at...More

Thank Muqadassa S
Reviewed 7 July 2017

A decent place to dine with good choices of food items and fair service.Cool breeze in open terrace is a plus point,

Thank Kapil D
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is a decent place to visit when u r with friends or family. Few food items are good,service is good but can be improved.Good choice of food

Thank Sweta D
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This is a good choice for some evenings when you don't have much on your mind. Some delicacies are really great. Service is ok

Thank Saumitra G
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We had a friend's meeting with families at Alcove restaurant, a great variety of food being offered with a personal touch by the owner himself, situated in the happening place of the town. The rooftop view added to the great flavoured food. A must try...More

Thank Mayank M
Reviewed 25 April 2017

A dining with a great view of the Indian Ocean, food is really good (Vegetarian) and the staff is pretty friendlier, a bit higher on the expense side but it can nullified with its location and quality

Thank Darshan M
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I recently enjoyed 2 lunch dates at the Alcove Restaurant in Haidery Plaza, Dar es Salaam. The ambience hits one immediately as you step out of the Dar heat into an air conditioned restaurant. The tables are expertly laid and the waiters/waitresses...More

Thank johnwderonde
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We dined at the Alcove on a warm Sunday night. The restaurant is at the pool area of the hotel. The view is breathtaking of the ocean and the cliffs below. The waiters and manager were very friendly and accommodating. We had the chilli halloumi...More

Thank Revy8
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We visited Alcove for dinner on a week night. The service was fair, the wine selection great, and the food excellent. Large variety of specialist Indian dishes, authentically prepared. Will definitely return!

Thank Pieter-Schalk K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kisutu Street | Opposite Holiday Inn, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 769 213 744
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Welcome! Since 1987 we have been serving our patrons in the City Centre of Dar es Salaam. We look forward to seeing you in The Alcove .
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