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Al Johari

116 Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
+255 777 282 408
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good20%
  • Average29%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
1 Jan 2017
“Amazing Food!!!”
31 Oct 2016
“Its Cool and its near the Ocean.”
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$$ - $$$
116 Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
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Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I have been couple of week in Zanzibar during Christmas and New year, tried food at several places, food served at Al Johari is the most authentic cuisine specially from chicken to sea food meals. Grilled sea food is the specialty of Al Johari restaurant....More

Thank Ashish K
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Its just few steps to the ocean, if you wanna swim, walk side the beach etc, i love the way its decorated inside, its awesome. from its outside door. i loved it

Thank Alfredy M
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Loved it here, great spot,fab atmosphere, staff lovely. Would go again! Close, within walking distance of some great beach side bars and restaurants. Not licenced ones, but it doesn,t matter,it,s romantic anyway

Thank fedora404
Reviewed 6 January 2016

We spent a night at Al-Johari but did not eat there. The rooms were very nice and the location is great. The short walk from the main road to the hotel is a bit worrisome as some of the walls are being held up by...More

Thank Eicker
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Great food and the price are excellent. Fantastic position on the top with a Zanzibar view. The service was good

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 8 July 2015

First of all the place is very quiet!!! I enjoyed my seafood pasta !!!. JUST USD12!! you can get a good meal. It is very suitable for couples.

Thank Feety S
Reviewed 1 April 2013

This restaurant is on the top floor of a 4 storey hotel, and the stairs are "rickety" the food was OK but not a great selection, and rather bland.

Thank wanderer574
Reviewed 5 November 2012

We had two dinners at Al Johari and both times the food was great. Very friendly staff, quick service and pleasant atmosphere. I definitely recommend to try the zanzibar pilau!

Thank JS4242
Reviewed 9 April 2012

Disappointed about the hotel although the bed was comfortable. Unfortunately, my room was on the highest level which was not the best when you co not have a lift working - the hotel is in Stone Town where the buildings are very old and there...More

Thank aisheriff
Reviewed 28 November 2011

The meals looked better than it tasted. The service was excellent but very few customers. Recommended by are walking tour guide.

Thank JoeBobSki-Sail
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  • Address: 116 Shangani, Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Zanzibar City  >  Stone Town
  • Phone Number: +255 777 282 408
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