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Kikuyu St, Arusha, Tanzania
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

i visited this place twice already and the food is absolutelly fantastic! modern,clean and finger licking food, mind you that it can be really crowded and sometimes very hot inside...

Thank Justaz M
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

all local food you can get here, wali marage, urojo this is pwan food, chai maziwa, ugali go and try you will like it

Thank Harrison M
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

A nice warm fresh lunch. I went for lunch but also I have been here for a couple of occasions for breakfast snacks (Samosas, chapatis/pancakes, beef soup, chicken soup, milk tea, buns, doughnuts and zanzibar pizzas. A really ideal place to enjoy local cuisine, Pilau Mbuzi (Spice rice with goat meat) rice and chicken roast/ chicken fried whatever your fancy.... More 

Thank Herman M
Watamu, Coast, Kenya
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

This is a local eatery very popular with the locals. The portion sizes are enormous. The prices are very friendly to your pocket. To get good service avoid the peak times. Food is tasty and you get a few extras with your order. Can be better organised.!!

Thank Azhar K
Arusha, Tanzania
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2016

Mwambo is a very nice restaurant found at the city centre of arusha with allots of african cooked food with allots of variety.

Thank henry_kapolondo
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9 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

For a minimal budget nice to visit this place.they have a nice working team clean environment. This time of the year they are fasting so if you want to visit after Ramadhan you will get good food.

Thank kihansidestination
Arusha, Tanzania
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015

Cheap and tasteful local meals. I loves their Pilau and Kibua fish. Nice breakfast with varieties of bites. I loves their Chapati.

Thank brightsafaris
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2014 via mobile

Great place for fast lunch n dinner you get experience of real local food at great price. Located near central market "soko kuu" week days its fully packed during lunch hours many office people like the place.

Thank Adili M
La Crescenta, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2012

This is a great place for those who like to get away from the touristy places (made for mzungu) and seek to try great tasting local food. The place is "a hole in the wall" type, located on the same street as hotel Flamingo, about a block south on the other side of the street. I added a map with... More 

Thank MP5kov

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kikuyu St, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?