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Rivertrees Country Inn

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Arusha - Himo Road, Usa River, Arusha 00000, Tanzania
+255 732 971 667
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12:00 - 21:30
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Nashville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The setting was beautiful, the staff was great, we loved our rooms and the food and bar were excellent. The room were spacious and well-appointed with large bathrooms. We especially enjoyed watching the monkeys in the morning and early evenings.

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Arusha, Tanzania
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58 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a resident of Arusha, and needing to "get away" from time to time, I find the Rivertrees restaurant to be a relaxing as we as delicious place for lunch. Have only stuck to the pizza....because it's just too good to pass up! Unfortunately the "walks" advertised are only a village visit (being an agronomist, this is part and parcel... More 

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Thank ADTLilongwe
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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93 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first and last night were spent here. The rooms are comfortable with lovely bathrooms. The restaurant serves delicious meals. The grounds are lush with tall shade tress often full of monkeys

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Melbourne, Australia
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155 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delicious lunch here. Although the pizzas were delicious the green salad was the pick - with roasted vegetables & a caramelised onion relish. Will just order this next time. The staff let us have a swim and it was most refreshing.

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a small town near Boston, MA
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Arrived late after a very long flight. We were welcomed with warm towels and cool juice while we were checked in. The rooms were like something out of the movies, complete with netting over the very comfortable beds. They were scrupulously clean. Wake up was not with the shrill ring of a telephone ( there were none in the room)... More 

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Story, Wyoming
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Located between JRO and Arusha, Rivertrees is an excellent place to spend the night either when you arrive in TZ or before you depart. It's quiet, clean, and relaxing. Probably an excellent place for business conferences/meetings, too.

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Thank KRC1956
Arusha, Tanzania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Nice setting, awesome garden, river corner, faig enough pizza... All you need to relax with your family!

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Portland, Oregon
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107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Came in a day early for my safari so I had two nights here. The food's pretty good, although I found it a limited menu. Beware though, they say breakfast is available from 6:30am and after flying from the US you are probably up then. What they mean is the the staff arrive around 6:30am to start preparing. Also, when... More 

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Sydney
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39 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived late in the afternoon. Seemed isolated but we were only there for 1 night. Room was just ok but the bathroom and shower were very good. A chair in the room would have been nice. Could only sit on the bed. An outside table and chairs was in a spot guaranteed to be swarming with mosquitoes. The gardens... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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23 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We arrived at 10pm after traveling for 24 hours from the USA. They kept the kitchen open for us to have dinner. The cottage was quiet & clean. The breakfast buffet was plentiful. The grounds were pretty with monkeys swinging along the trees. Wish we could have stayed longer but time for our safari adventure.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 12
Cuisine
Pizza, International, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arusha - Himo Road, Usa River, Arusha 00000, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
  • Phone Number: +255 732 971 667
Description
The Rivertrees restaurant specialises in gourmet country cuisine, using old family recipes and ingredients straight from the garden to serve tasty meals that make the most of its scenic surrounds. Dining al fresco under the shade of tall trees, by candlelight next to the fireplace, or with a view over the water on the river deck, each dining experience offers the occasion to enjoy the natural ambiance of its setting.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?