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Alcove Restaurant

Kisutu Street | Opposite Holiday Inn, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 22 213 7444
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (3 reviews)
“naan” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (5 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Barbecue, Fusion, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Kisutu Street | Opposite Holiday Inn, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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11 - 20 of 101 reviews

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
Reviewed 13 February 2017

15 days before i had dinner it was awesome , Very nice view nice breeze open terrace though we had to wait long for Chicken Curry but it was worth waiting coz it was yummy. Billing was slow after paying waiter said "i forgot to...More

Thank Skmr828
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Slow yet worth the wait. Alcove have maintained their standards over the years, taste of each dish comes with a twist yet leaves your mouth watered! I'd would also recommend Alcove in city Haidery plaza

Thank chigsd
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This restaurant is our choice whenever we cannot make up our minds on where to go as a family. We think they might have the best butter chicken in all of Dar!

Thank Tami T
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Food is good....sizzling prawns, chicken, chicken madras, naan all very tasty. I'm knocking one star off for the service. It's a bit slow and it gets a bit annoying having to keep on reminding them about drinks orders. Definitely worth a visit on the whole.

Thank Rumbalagrinner
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great setting and food is excellent. Try the platters which are huge and super tasty. Service is warm and friend,y and efficient though kitchen tends to be slow but thorough. Relaxing. And enjoyable experience so make sure you take the time to savour the whole...More

Thank N P
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The alcove restaurant has a wide selection of veg and non veg foods. Nonetheless, the service was very poor. Our food came after 45 minutes and that was only the appetisers. One of the experienced waitresses dropped mango juice on my dad's shirt and trousers....More

Thank Ansh D
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I visited Vagator for one night while in Goa and stayed at Alcove resorts. We ate at this restaurant. It has a breathtaking view of the sea. The King prawns were delicious and the garlic butter was the BEST I've ever had! The brownie was...More

Thank lloyd4434
Reviewed 17 September 2016

You can have the restricted view of Indian ocean and you want to have more clear view..but only residents are allowed to go there...not good. But the food is really good there. I would love to go there again.

Thank ShaileshJ1976
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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 22 213 7444
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Description
Welcome! Since 1987 we have been serving our patrons in the City Centre of Dar es Salaam. We look forward to seeing you at The Alcove .
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