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Akemi

Ohio St | 21st Floor, Golden Jubilee Towers, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 753 360 360
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
International, European, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Ohio St | 21st Floor, Golden Jubilee Towers, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere is cozy, and the fact that the restaurant is revolving😇 kinda ads to the whole romantic situation😆.. Also amaizing view...especially at night

Thank serah92
Reviewed 6 days ago

Unfortunately I could not make it for dinner at Akemi so I decided to have lunch there on the last day of my stay at Dar. It has an amazing view of sea and city both. Food was good but had limited options as they...More

Thank ayushs151
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Substandard service. Reception, servers seemed poorly trained. Very average good, outdated ambience. The only thing I would give credit for is the view. It was a great disappointment

Thank Wenhao K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Centrally located in the CityCenter with an amazing 360 degrees view as you will get to see the whole city center in an hour. The staff was not very well trained but ok. The menu is with a good selection for both food and drinks....More

Thank Travellerall0ver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

21st floor. Tables are placed on a rotating floor so in moments your are far from the dessert buffet and in other moments your are very close. Suddenly you are sitting by the entrance and in the next few minutes watching into the kitchen. Lunch...More

Thank Hans L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view is fabulous and service is both friendly and professional. The food is nice but I would personally have preferred an a la carte version and not the buffet.

Thank Anna T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great restaurant in terms of location and ambience but lacks food choices. The spread of food in the buffet has to be improved. Also dish is almost the same everyday. If they improve the variety and quality of food, this will be...More

Thank Jagannath K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We celebrated my husband's birthday at Akemi, everything was perfect. I called and booked the table in advance and told them it was a special occasion so they decorated our table and we enjoyed the 360 degree views of Dar-es-Salaam city. I would highly recommend...More

Thank Fatema T
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Throw back to a year ago, I was backpacking and enjoying Africa as I know it, as I wound my way from Egypt down to South Africa. I was in Dar es Salaam, staying somewhere in Kariakoo. I was fortunate enough to meet a friend...More

Thank JohnAbudiwe
Management response:

Thanks John for your awesome review. We look forward to your next visit in Dar, and at Akemi! Many thanks Brett Mullins General Manager 0763323221

Reviewed 23 March 2017

With a revolving restaurant I thought the whole idea was a 360 degree view but at Akemi it is a small part of the floor that rotates and there are huge walls at either end so you only get the view for a very short...More

2  Thank Martin C
Management response:

Dear Martin, We are extremely disappointed to hear that your experience at Akemi was unsatisfactory. Due to your feedback we are in the process of reviewing our recipes for the items you've mentioned, which were unacceptable. Thank you for your feedback. Regarding our revolving floor,...More

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AMOS P
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Response from Nina K | Reviewed this property |
Maybe best described being continental with Indian twist.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Reservations, Validated Parking, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ohio St | 21st Floor, Golden Jubilee Towers, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 753 360 360
  • E-mail
Description
Tanzania's first and only Revolving Restaurant. Enjoy Multicuisine with amazing views of Dar es Salaam city, the harbour and the Indian Ocean.