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Malawi Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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Haifa, Israel
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

i traveld here me and my friends when we take tour in stone town is also great place to take some mil

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Thank joanederick
St. Eustatius
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We often at here for lunch during our eight week stay in Stone Town, as it was convenient to where we were working and the food was consistently great. A lot to choose from for vegetarians, great food and drinks selection. Nice to sit and watch the Stone Town traffic go by. Friendly staff, and it is nice to browse... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I visited this cafe with my wife when we reached stone town. The menu was simple and food well prepared.we ordered the chicken curry and beef curry which were well prepared. Only downside is the cafe only takes cash as payment and for some reason does not accept cards.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Very friendly staff, good prices and nice food. Chai tea very nice! The Hotel Zenji is really good and has an awesome breakfast to enjoy on the top roof terrace.

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New Delhi, India
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

This was one of the few cafes open during Ramadan which was a relief. The quantity is less for the price. The iced coffee was good. We tried Samosas but as Indians, we thought they were really small (Bite sized) and only 3 in a plate. They have tables and ac which is a relief. The girl at the counter... More 

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015

Its an ok place to have a drink or some food, but nothing to get exited about. Pricewise acceptable.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2015

It is located in a busy area with not so much charm, but if you are close by and need to refresh with a juice and a smoothie this is the place to go to. They have a store with nice jewellery made from used material.

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Thank TheresiaSH
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2015 via mobile

Went here to have lunch, nice fresh juices, good staff, busy place close to a busy road. Free wifi available.

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Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2014

nice set up in the busy streets of Malindi district. Great shop and cafe downstairs, well decorated terasse on the top of the building.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2014 via mobile

My friends and I were staying at the Zenji hotel for 3 nights. We tried several dishes of the menu and liked everything we tried! They have great smoothies, perfect if you need to cool down in the afternoon :-)

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malawi Road, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Zanzibar City  >  Stone Town

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?