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Boma Road, Arusha, Tanzania
+255 684 746 892
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07:00 - 21:30
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Perth, Australia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Located just near the main clock tower in the centre of town, this upbeat, modern cafe is a hit with locals and tourists alike. Great coffee, food and atmosphere as well as free wifi.

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Thank bgubana
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Good coffee and tea.The staff were just as usual in Arusha.We could enjoy the French fries after reordering.

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Thank Jeremymkina
Arusha, Tanzania
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

i always go there for coffee and milkshake, anytime am in town. specifically vanilla, its a good place for business meetings and making appointments

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Thank Madsafaris
Auckland, New Zealand
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

We had a morning in arusha after our safari before we went to the airport. We really enjoyed spending a couple hours chilling and drinking coffee and using the fast wifi. Friendly and modern and clean, the coffee was 5 stars and my sister liked her smoothie. Prices were steep but for the standard was fair.

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Thank lariebo
Sacramento, California
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Africafe is open early in the mornings (7:30 on weekdays)! I've had several items from their menu and have enjoyed them. My favorite is the passion fruit iced tea. Much better than any I've ever had before. Wi-fi works on my phone but is not strong enough to work on my computer, and it goes out frequently.

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Thank Michele G
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Came here a few times with my girlfriend and family. Most times were OK except for our last time when some of the food was served cold. Also, my father only got his salad after we were all finished with our food. Manager did try to fix the problem and didn't charge us for the salad but it was still... More 

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2 Thank Daniel W
Dadkarim M, Owner at Africafe, responded to this review

Dear Daniel We have taken note of your comments and apologize for the inconvenience caused. I have taken up your comments with our floor management. We will strive to improve on our quality of service and hope to welcome you back soon with a different experience. Thank you again D. Mulla Director More 

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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Had really good coffee and pastries on our way to the airport. Service was timely and accurate. Enjoyed the experience.

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Thank William G
Arusha, Tanzania
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

When we are in town, we stop in for coffee and tea along with some of their awesome muffins! Cannot go wrong with this at tea time.

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Thank rrmoffett
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

It is an easier meet up point in Arusha! Tanzania! It is simple but bit costly place! As the place receives mostly tourists and foreigners! But it is value for money and you can get the best of what you want! Go and enjoy yourself! 🍮🍮☕️☕️

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Thank Justaz M
Arusha Region, Tanzania
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I have had meals in this place and the food is always good. if you can make it don't miss to have your meal here and coffee.

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Thank Freedom M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:30
Monday
07:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:30
Thursday
07:00 - 21:30
Friday
07:00 - 21:30
Saturday
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boma Road, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
  • Phone Number: +255 684 746 892

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?