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Upendo

Michamvi, Tanzania
+255 777 244 492
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“laid back” (4 reviews)
“nice pool” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Indian, African, Bar, Seafood, International, Asian, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Michamvi, Tanzania
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Reviews (112)
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1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 4 March 2017

Went there for drinks with a couple of friends one night while visiting Zanzibar and had a very nice time. We enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere there with a few cocktails and snacks. I'd definitely recommend going there.

Thank Marion M
Reviewed 9 February 2017

On New Year's Day we arrived early, which meant that we got the best seats in the house... chunky, oversized, loafing beds, perfect for a day of lounging & sunbathing, and of course, overlooking the magnificent Indian Ocean. With white beaches and shimmering turquoise waters...More

Thank HappyTravelerAfrica
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and a nice view. Good food, but the portions were quite small with a pretty high price. After lunch we relaxed with a cold beer in the lounge area, wich was perfect!

Thank Magnus H
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Upendo beach villa and restaurant, Amazing location, with turquoise clean sea and soft white sand, Lovely Place Decent food Good service Enjoy at the pool or at the soft white sand beach and turquoise clean sea Sit at the shak and enjoy the view of...More

Thank WandererKC
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Come here and enjoy a day at the pool. This place is magical. The food is great. The service excellent. I have come here so many times and every time the day was such a time out that I felt like being on holiday for...More

Thank Franziska M
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We were on our way to the rock but upon discovering upendo and seeing their menu and setting we chose to rather eat here. We ordered the crab and it was super delicious. A great spot to relax and have a good meal and then...More

Thank Sebastian K
Reviewed 25 October 2016

One amazing place,with a view excepțional to the rock,cuisine was a very good surprise!!! One DJ enjoy with His music this place! You can't swim in the swimmingpool ,make some great photos with the Rock!!!

Thank George T
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We were shown to this restaurant by friends that have been living on Zanzibar for a while. It is a weekend hide out, with a cosy athmosphere, somewhat reminding me of a good beach restaurant in Thailand 20 years ago. They also have a few...More

Thank Ulf Wike L
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The place is beautiful but we were disappointed by the food. The salad is really simple for the price and the Indian curry us good but not so much meat in the plate. Better to stick with the starters and the cocktails.

Thank Magali S
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

I had a dinner at the restaurant and it's probably the best African food on the island. Located close to a beautiful beach it is perfect spot to spend time in leasure. Welcoming staff and very good servise.

Thank dragonfly2884
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Michamvi, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island
  • Phone Number: +255 777 244 492
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Description
We are a bar , lounge & restaurant located on one of the most unique and beautiful spots in zanzibar. We serve all day every day an are known for good quality cuisine (international) cooked fresh to order. We take pride in our food & service as well as creating a special atmosphere. We have a wide selection of dishes to suit all pallets & budgets but we do not rush you! We have a main pool area and sun deck that are complimentary for those staying or dining with us. There is FREE wifi on site as well.We also offer accommodation in form of a luxury private villa & beach bands.
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