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Vama Indian Restaurant - CLOSED

End of Haile Selassie Road | Just before intersection with Kanisa Road, Arusha, Tanzania
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good48%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 Oct 2014
“One of the best Indian restaurants I've been to”
16 Sep 2014
“One of the best Indian restaurants in Arusha”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
End of Haile Selassie Road | Just before intersection with Kanisa Road, Arusha, Tanzania
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Reviewed 11 April 2013

There are two great restaurants for Indian food in Arusha and this is one of them. Where Vama is the clear winner over the other restaurant is in the atmosphere and service. It is just a really nice restaurant and the staff know how to...More

1  Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 7 April 2013

OK so its not a cheap place but after weeks of very similar food it was a pleasure to find this place. Extensive menu, fresh food and great service. Thanks!

Thank James T
Reviewed 17 March 2013

Located just a 5min taxi ride from clock tower Vama restaurant is probably the best indian in arusha. Theres a beautiful courtyard garden to eat dinner outside or enjoy inside. Theres a gift store with some great Indian clothing and homewares too. Menu is extensive...More

Thank gypsy_traveller2012
Reviewed 28 January 2013

Vama is not your usual Indian restaurant, lots of choice, especially vegetarian, very good quality, love it

Thank AngataFmH
Reviewed 1 November 2012

I've eaten at Vama many times over the years and have never, ever been disappointed in any aspect of the experience. Most recently I dined there a few days ago. The food, service and ambiance are great. The owner is mostly always on site overseeing...More

Thank Annie B
Reviewed 18 July 2012

We enjoyed the food, the service and the outside eating area. The choice was considerable and the dishes we chose were well cooked and presented in clay pots. Each dish had its own distinct taste. The one we asked for to be 'hot' wasn't especially...More

Thank west1983
Reviewed 6 June 2012

If you are looking for great food in Arusha, this is definitely on the top of the list. The tandoori is excellent, as are the curries. The naan is great, and the service is friendly and attentive. Enjoy.

Thank des16
Reviewed 21 May 2012

I've eaten at Vama on many occasions and have always found the food to be consistently good. They have a wide variety of choice and it is equal to any Indian restaurant I have been to in the western world. Their naan bread is delicious...More

Thank aconscioustraveller
Reviewed 3 May 2012

Great selection of authentic Indian, well presented and comfortable

Thank JamesHAfrica
Reviewed 23 March 2012

Went there before departing Arusha- Basic taste is authentic and service is very good. Staff is very friendly and atmosphere is nice.

Thank halfpiza
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  • Address: End of Haile Selassie Road | Just before intersection with Kanisa Road, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
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