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Kilima Kidogo Bar & Restaurant

) #6 of 14 Restaurants in Paje $$ - $$$ Seafood, African,
Jambiani Rd, Paje, Tanzania
+255 777 201 088
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“chapatti” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
“samosas” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, African, Bar, Pizza, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Jambiani Rd, Paje, Tanzania
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really excellent food at reasonable prices. Great views of the sea and right on the beach. Also very nice staff.

Thank Andre B
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Fresh ingredients, both European and Swahili food. Great taste and kind service. Relaxed sitting with no music.

Thank Babbeltje
Reviewed 1 November 2016

I was in Paje for 4 weeks and I had dinner and lunch in almost every restaurant. Finally, I always came back to Kilima Kidogo restaurant because the food was super delicious and fresh cooked, the staff well trained and friendly and they having fun...More

1  Thank Stephanie S
KilimaKidogo, Owner at Kilima Kidogo Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2016

Dear Stephanie, THANK YOU for your nice review. We always appreciate when our guests appreciate our hard work to make it comfortable and pleasant. Thank you for the compliments to our food. The chefs will be very happy when I show your review to them....More

Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Short, simple menu with common Swahili dishes, pizza, seafood, pasta. A few veggie items such a samosas, salad or bean-veggie wrap. Paid a reasonable corkage fee to drink our own champagne. Very good view of white sand beaches only a few meters away. Friendly but...More

Thank Jim L
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Just a regular restaurant. They serve the dishes very fast but maybe it was because there were just two other tables with guests. In comparison with other restaurants in Paje, is this one of the more expensives one but it isn't a very luxury one....More

Thank Berdien B
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The first meal in Tanzania, after safari, that was GREAT! We had nice food in other places, but this restaurant is different. The spices, the way the food is prepared and how it looks on your plate makes it a party for your eyes, mouth...More

Thank Rosanne M
KilimaKidogo, Owner at Kilima Kidogo Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2016

Dear Rosanne, THANK YOU for your heart warming great review. I have shared it with the chef's and you have made their day! They really take pride in their skills in the kitchen and our South African Chef JOMARI that trains them are very proud...More

Reviewed 2 September 2016

This bar & restaurant is part of the guesthouse but accessible for everyone. The food and drinks are good at reasonable prices. You can get a main course (diner) for around 10 USD.

Thank Ingrid H
KilimaKidogo, Owner at Kilima Kidogo Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2016

THANK YOU Ingrid for your nice comment. We are very glad that you enjoyed your stay and the food. For us it is all about good food and rest and relax. Hope to see you again. Dina

Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Nice food, not very much though. The menu is in Dollars, which make is tourist prices. You do get a good rate when you pay in Shillings. Nice staff, nice ambiance.More

Thank Karina B
KilimaKidogo, Owner at Kilima Kidogo Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2016

Dear Karina, Thank you for your opinion. Never look at what you pay...look at what you receive. Our comment book and our Trip advisor reviews compliment our hard work and effort to give our guests a number ONE accommodation with many activities and hospitality. Kilima...More

Reviewed 13 July 2016

Great outdoor restaurant with beach view and swimming pool. The food is delicious and a great range of cocktails to enjoy. Staff are friendly and attentive. You can't beat the chill environment. Bar has a TV where people gather to watch sports. Located a bit...More

Thank Elisabeth T
KilimaKidogo, Owner at Kilima Kidogo Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2016

THANK YOU for your nice comment about our food and atmosphere. It is always nice to see that guests appreciate what we have created for our guests to enjoy. This is a place where you can relax and rest and enjoy good fresh food! THANK...More

Reviewed 3 July 2016

The staff are friendly, the atmosphere is relaxed. You're right on the beach with the and between your toes. All of the food we had was good or very good and reasonably priced. There is a TV for those who want to catch up on...More

Thank TravellingOrange
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$17
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jambiani Rd, Paje, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Paje
  • Phone Number: +255 777 201 088
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The Restaurant Stick your toes in the sand overlooking the incredible turquoise sea, it is a perfect place to relax, enjoy the view and of course our food! The Kilima Kidogo Restaurant offers Seafood, Continental, Pasta & Pizza, Swahili dishes and exciting daily specials. We are happy to be among the top four restaurants of the Tripadvisor Restaurant list. Our friendly staff are always happy to assist you, and all guests may use the pool and WI-FI free of charge. The Kilima Kidogo Bar Our bar offers great ambience, warmth and friendly staff as well as a large array of cocktails! You can ask for fresh coconuts or smoothies which are outstandingly delicious. They are not on the menu but can always be prepared with fruits which are available that day.
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