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Amaan Cottages Restaurant

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Nungwi Beach, Nungwi, Tanzania
+255 24 550 1128
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Aarhus, Denmark
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The live grill seafood was amazing and at a good price! The view and the atmosphere is also lovely. That said, we had a bad experience with the service, the waiters were not paying attention and were not very present during the evening. All in all a nice experience if you have the patience! Would rather recommend some of the... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

If the food had been half the price it would have been great, but it is far too expensive for what it is. We also had a very poor service, the waiter couldn't even be bothered to bring us the menu after he had sat us down at a table. That level of service continued throughout the evening. The level... More 

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Thank mikkel L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here and was disappointed with Greek salad and warm tuna salad. The tuna salad consisted of chips in a sweet and sour sauce. Go to Baraka and have a better lunch instead with cheaper drinks

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Thank AshleySarahBrown
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

We ate twice at Amaan Restaurant, which is part of the Bungalows/Cottages, and which is next door to LangiLangi Bungalows where I stayed. Nice setting, entertainment ok, but terrible food. We ordered beef wraps, the beef was so hard, couldn't eat it. Burger was passable. Not fresh meat, definitely frozen. The second occassion, we thought we would order the fresh... More 

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Thank Clare L
Barcelona, Spain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

The Amaan Cottages has two restaurants: The sunset view restaurant and the Marina Blue. In both you can order the menu, which is good at a reasonable price. However, my advice is to go to Marina Blue and order the catch of the day. They have several fishes (Snapper, tuna, lobsters, calamaris...). You agree with the price and they serve... More 

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Thank Komator
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

We enjoy that view everyday from 17-19:00 at the happy hour About the diner we can't say anything But Cocktail are with that view recommended

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Thank MasterDive
paris
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2015

good food, ask for fresh fish early to be sure you get it and feel free to ask for a discount. Asked to pay 150 USD for a sea view room we ended up paying 100USD. There are plenty of other options to eat in the evening.

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Oslo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2015

The view is gorgous, the food was very good, the service was great. Except for one thing: I ask if they accepted credic card, answer was yes, and the following happened whan we wanted to pay: - no terminal at the restaurant, had to walk for the "reception" - terminal accepted NOT local currency as on the restaurant bill, only... More 

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Thank KnutArne
Ladysmith, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2015

Went for dinner here great service and lots of tasty food and cold beers perfect? Nice views as well. There was an African dance performance that night that was entertaining

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Thank Kimberly Ann J
Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2014

They have great prices and nice place to sit and have cocktails to watch the sunset on the beach. Friendly and helpful staff as well.

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Thank shayne9

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nungwi Beach, Nungwi, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Nungwi
  • Phone Number: +255 24 550 1128

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?