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Alcove Restaurant

) #34 of 268 Restaurants in Dar es Salaam ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Chinese, Barbecue, Fusion
Kisutu Street | Opposite Holiday Inn, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 769 213 744
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (3 reviews)
“prawns” (4 reviews)
“chilli” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Barbecue, Fusion, Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Kisutu Street | Opposite Holiday Inn, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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11 - 20 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

The alcove restaurant has a wide selection of veg and non veg foods. Nonetheless, the service was very poor. Our food came after 45 minutes and that was only the appetisers. One of the experienced waitresses dropped mango juice on my dad's shirt and trousers....More

Thank Ansh D
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I visited Vagator for one night while in Goa and stayed at Alcove resorts. We ate at this restaurant. It has a breathtaking view of the sea. The King prawns were delicious and the garlic butter was the BEST I've ever had! The brownie was...More

Thank lloyd4434
Reviewed 17 September 2016

You can have the restricted view of Indian ocean and you want to have more clear view..but only residents are allowed to go there...not good. But the food is really good there. I would love to go there again.

Thank ShaileshJ1976
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Located at the sea cliff hotel in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. A quick taxi ride away from Double Tree by Hilton. The menu is indian/chinese fusion cuisine and is a wide variety. Had the clear veg soup as starter and the paneer tikka masala as...More

Thank MoeYou
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I went for a business dinner with a few work colleagues in May 2016. We sat outside and the warm evening sea breeze was pleasant. For starters, we ordered the vegetarian platter to share. We then looked at the menu to decide on our main...More

Thank Mazmannan
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

I have been here multiple times. The food is amazing, you can never go wrong with any meal you order here. Best time if you love music would be on Sunday night where they have a live music band by "Akil and party " you...More

Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Had a very well prepared curry dinner not vegetation and non vegetarian. Good professional service in a great atmosphere. Well worth a visit for wonderful good tasting food.

Thank William G
Reviewed 24 February 2016

First visited in first week of Feb, while am writing this review I have done with 4 visits and addicted to their taste !! a lovely restaurant, I would highly recommend for Indian cuisine.

1  Thank Business T
Reviewed 20 February 2016

The place has good choice of food especially Indian cuisine....You can opt to sit out or inside...both equally good...Service is on the dot and with a smile. The food doesn't take long to appear after ordering...which is great in this part of the world!....Overall satisfied...More

Thank Sumantra N
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere professional staff with friendly service with attention to detail. Had a great meal prawn and a mushroom curry and a free glass of champagne for Valentine's Day. Not cheap but good quality and certainly recommend this great restaurant.

Thank William G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 20
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kisutu Street | Opposite Holiday Inn, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 769 213 744
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Welcome! Since 1987 we have been serving our patrons in the City Centre of Dar es Salaam. We look forward to seeing you in The Alcove .
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