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Terrace Restaurant

Msasani Slipway | Msasani, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 755 706 838
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (4 reviews)
“lemon sole” (2 reviews)
“bread plate” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Msasani Slipway | Msasani, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a pleasant surprise. Been in Dar es Salaam for a few years and tried the Terrace for the first time and the chef (Chef Q) came and made sure that we were happy and let us try samples of his specialized dishes for a...More

Thank 64mervinp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is nice and it's right in the heart of a tourist haven at the slipway, so expect to pay extra. However, they do offer some more modern culinary choices with a sort of upscale Euro/Modern American cuisine flair. Fantastic views and a nice...More

Thank 25wanderlings
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The soft evening shadows, the subtle lighting and the hotel pool flatter this venue by night. (During the day its just an extension of the diving schools classroom). The menu is fancy, worldy and even exotic. The food is good.

Thank REA-Eastafrica
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

The dinner was the best I had in Dar es salaam. It was delicious. I eat som jerk chicken with plantain mash. My daughter eat duck a la orange. I can recommend that place.

Thank Elisabeth F
Reviewed 7 August 2017

i will recomend every food lover not to miss this place. good servise and management well organised. i will com back

Thank jkinda10
Reviewed 5 August 2017

The Terrace has the best breakfast of practically anywhere in the world. A lovely buffet with cold cuts, cheeses, fruit, breads, juices, accompanied by a cooked to order hot breakfast menu. Wow!

Thank srwpowell
Reviewed 18 July 2017

The view over the ocean is simply amazing... the food, well the food was really good, I totally recommend to try it! The price, a bit high but it's worth.

Thank Cláudia C
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Seating in front of the ocean eating local fresh sea food spending some relaxing time is nice. After some work in the remote area, this is a get away place.

Thank Lancao
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I stopped for lunch one day and found it a cool place in the hot early afternoon. It is quite a large restaurant, but they managed to give it some atmosphere. The staff was friendly and helpful. The food fine, nothing special, but I only...More

Thank Ole H
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Nice place.The ambiance makes a difference. Even if the food is not the best and well portioned.. the ambiance covers it up just enough. High prices though.

Thank Saumitra G
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6 March 2016|
Response from Mic D | Property representative |
To our valued guest, The last food orders are taken at 22h30 Monday - Sunday. Last drinks at the bar are called at 23h30 Monday - Sunday. Terrace officially closes at Midnight as such. Karibu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Buffet, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Msasani Slipway | Msasani, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 755 706 838
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Welcome to a spectacular restaurant at the Slipway. Upmarket French/contemporary cuisine, seated at the pool and enjoying a scenic view with a great wine selection. Also capable to host functions seated up to 350 pax.
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