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Sazan

Sokoinei Rd | Sports Ground Area, Arusha, Tanzania
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Overview
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good67%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
28 Feb 2015
“Moved”
14 Sep 2013
“A Suprising Treat”
Closes in 5 min
10:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Japanese, Seafood
RATINGS
Service
Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
Sokoinei Rd | Sports Ground Area, Arusha, Tanzania
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 28 February 2015

A landlord of the restaurant sold the land and the restaurant was forced to go out in 2014. The restaurant was recently opened in western Arusha. New location is on Morogoro street toward the Arusha airport. You can tell a taxi driver next to "Arusha...More

Thank AfricaBee2015
Reviewed 15 September 2013

For a long time, I was skeptical of Japanese food in Arusha, far from any water bodies or fresh fish. I recently traveled to Japan and had high expectations of authentic Japanese food, so this was a surprising treat! Don't expect much in the way...More

Thank Salama_Tu24
Reviewed 2 August 2013

very nice japanese restaurant in town. the setting does not look promising but the food is delicious, kitchen is clean and waiters and kitchen attendants very well trained. possible to eat different dishes and not just sushi and they are all very good. tofu is...More

1  Thank alice m
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Best sushi I have had in Arusha! They also have a delicious tofu dish!! There isn't many options for vegetarians. Their drinks menu is pretty short as well. They have nice outdoor and indoor seating. Also there is a cute local cat!

Thank AlexisDorn
Reviewed 17 May 2013

My wife and I stumbled upon this charming Sushi/Japanese restaurant near the Clock Tower. Could not have been more pleasantly surprised by the quality of the sushi, charm of the decor, as well as sushi chefs and waitresses. Would eat here again and again, and...More

Thank MikeSantaMonica
Reviewed 31 July 2012

We were initially a bit skeptical about eating sushi in Arusha, however decided to give it a go at Sazan Restaurant anyway. And I’m glad we did. The sushi was very good, all fresh ingredients. We had both prawn and salmon sushi which was tasty...More

Thank Lauren O
Reviewed 30 November 2011

I remembered this place from visiting a year ago and had decided to head back asap (whenever in Arusha). It's brilliant to have Japanese food, including the 'home-cooking' noodle dishes and not only posh sushi, available in this medium-sized TZ town. Yesterday I had the...More

Thank LinTinTin
Reviewed 20 July 2011

We have been here three times in the last few weeks and we have been constantly impressed, having ordered the miso soup, beef donburi bowl, Kenyan beef with rice, marlin sushi, pork ramen, port katsu bowl, vegetable tempura udon, and the beef/vegetable box over the...More

Thank Irene L
Reviewed 13 February 2011

Sazan has a great range of sushi and hot dishes, and almost all if it is great. At first it seems a bit suspicious to be serving sashimi this far from the coast, but they get it in regularly straight from Tanga, and in two...More

Thank Sonorafari
Reviewed 14 April 2009

Being a Japanese myself am usually sceptical about restaurants in tourist destinations claiming to be Japanese but as soon as I spotted the Japanese owner my hopes were raised and I wasn't dissapointed! It had a good selection and a great escape from bland local...More

Thank Kuki79
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Restaurant Details

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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sokoinei Rd | Sports Ground Area, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
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