Best Places To Eat In Tanzania

Most of the dishes that make up the Tanzanian cuisine are typical all over east Africa. The Tanzanian cuisine is ethnically diverse and heavy on meat with a lot of fresh seafood, Indian spices, and barbeque. Apart from the game reserves, beaches and national parks, Tanzania possesses a vigorous dining scene.  The authentic Tanzanian foods are unsubtle, but mostly mouth-watering and filling. Travelers visiting Tanzania can get all kinds of delicious meals in the major cities and towns. Most of the traditional foods ranging from grilled meat to barbecue corn and chips & eggs can be had in almost any street. Here’s a list of best places to eat in Tanzania after a long day on safari or snorkeling:


  • Radha Food House, Zanzibar
  • Fisherman’s Seafood & Grill, Zanzibar
  • Sambusa Two Tables, Zanzibar
  • Khan’s BBQ, Arusha
  • The Beach House Restaurant, Zanzibar
  • Monsoon, Zanzibar
  • Teahouse Restaurant, Zanzibar
  • Archipelago, Zanzibar
  • The Silk Route, Zanzibar
  • Mercury’s, Zanzibar
  • Mr. Kahawa, Zanzibar
  • The Rock, Zanzibar
  • Lukmaan Restaurant, Zanzibar
  • Zanzibar Coffee House Café, Zanzibar

Dar es Salaam

  • City Garden on Garden Avenue, Dar es Salaam
  • Chappan Bhog, Dar es Salaam
  • Samaki Samaki, Dar es Salaamc
  • Jambo Inn Hotel, Dar es Salaam
  • Durban Hotel, Dar es Salaam
  • Hong Kong Tai Yong Sun Restaurant, Dar es Salaam
  • Mediterraneo Hotel & Restaurant, Dar es Salaam
  • Noah’s Ark, Dar es Salaam
  • Addis in Dar, Dar es Salaam
  • New Africa Hotel, Dar es Salaam
  • Chef’s Pride, Dar es Salaam
  • The Waterfront Sunset Restaurant & Beach Bar, Dar es Salaam
  • Serengeti Restaurant, Dar es Salaam
  • Epi d’or, Dar es Salaam
  • Karambezi Café, Dar es Salaam
  • Mamboz Restaurant, Dar es Salaam
  • SweetEazy, Dar es Salaam


  • Coffee Shop, Moshi
  • Green Bamboo Barbecue, Moshi
  • Milan’s Restaurant, Moshi
  • Union Café, Moshi
  • El Rancho Kilimanjaro Restaurant, Moshi
  • Indoitaliano, Moshi


  • Bigg Bites, Arusha
  • George’s Tavern, Arusha
  • The Blue Heron, Arusha
  • Pepe’s, Arusha
  • Fig & Olive, Arusha
  • Five Chutneys, Arusha
  • The Mulberry, Arusha
  • Chinese Whispers, Arusha
  • Pablo Picasso Café, Arusha
  • Rivertrees Restaurant, Arusha
  • Africafe, Arusha
  • The Bay Leaf, Arusha

Other Destination

  • Hasty Tasty Too, Iringa
  • Patwas Restaurant, Tanga
  • Poa Poa Restaurant, Bagamoyo

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