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Zanzibar African Cuisine - CLOSED

257 Fulwood Road | Broomhill, Sheffield S10 3BD, England
+44 114 268 7807
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible19%
6 May 2015
“Looks closed”
3 May 2015
“Total disappointment”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Caribbean, African, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
257 Fulwood Road | Broomhill, Sheffield S10 3BD, England
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Reviewed 7 May 2015 via mobile

Went to have dinner without a reservation after my calls to the restaurant went unanswered. On arrival, the restaurant was closed and looked empty with nothing but cables strewn on the floor. There is no telling if this is a temporary situation or permanent as...More

6  Thank Thandiwe20
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Had a table booked last night, and arrived only to find the restaurant had shut down. The place was locked up, with a notice from the Landlord saying they had reclaimed the property on 13/4/15 and nobody could enter the premises without their permission. There...More

9  Thank Robert O
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

Myself and 3 friends visited here for the 1st time. The place its self is nothin to look at but clean n very bright. The staff n owner was very polite and welcoming. The food was gorgeous. Full of flavour and a perfect amount. Very...More

1  Thank Smurfette02
Reviewed 12 April 2015

I first went there on valentines day and its now the second love of my life! between then and now ive been there 7 times in less than 3 months, and thats on a student budget! The Jerk chicken is the best chicken youll taste...More

2  Thank Montes5900
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Me and my boyfriend went in once on a whim after seeing the quirky design and interior. Since then, we go nearly every week. The food is delicious, it's worth getting a soup to start as they are flavoursome and full of meat and veg,...More

Thank Tamara J
Reviewed 4 April 2015

Our first visit here, and we really enjoyed it. The food was cooked to order and very tasty, but be prepared to wait for it coming. Can recommend the chicken soup in particular - it was intensely flavoursome, the best I have ever had. As...More

Thank Yorkypud61
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Dropped in for a quick meal and can't forgive myself for not coming here more often. Was seated and made the order for the food and drink I wanted. The daquiri is amazing, had one before the food came and one after. Food was delicious...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Dont eat anything for a day before you go they put so much on your plate and its really good and tasty food!

Thank Ann R
Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

I liked the look of the place, always one to pick a small restaurant over a chain I decided to treat my family to something a bit different after a long hospital visit in Sheffield. It is certainly different at zanzibar. So the restaurant itself...More

3  Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 18 March 2015

We visited again with 2 friends. We all agreed that the food was excellent as was the service from the owner. We always go using a voucher, but have always been made to feel welcome. We will continue to use and would recommend to all....More

Thank Darren R
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 257 Fulwood Road | Broomhill, Sheffield S10 3BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  South Yorkshire  >  Sheffield
  • Phone Number: +44 114 268 7807
  • E-mail
Vibrant, colourful background adourned with African exotic beautiful carvings, masks and paintings etc. Pretty surroundings with excellent ambience, homely and relaxing: out of this world African & Caribbean experience.
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