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Terrace Restaurant

Msasani Slipway | Msasani, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 755 706 838
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (4 reviews)
“bread plate” (2 reviews)
“tuna” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Msasani Slipway | Msasani, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed yesterday

The restaurant is well located at the Hotel Slipway. We were there for their Hot Chicks evening. The ambience was great by the pool. The band was entertaining as well. The chicken dishes had a good variety and well prepared. The prices were very fair....More

Thank Lucy2010Zanzibar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of food choices including omelettes made to order, fresh fruit, cheeses, pastries, meats, cereals, yoghurt, etc.

Thank isis112
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a great beef fillet perfectly cooked after a week of chicken made various ways. A great setting with live music on the roof and a vibrant array of international people enjoying the view over the pay. Great service and a place I would...More

Thank TheoDoris
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Tried few places in dar, my friends took me to this place, its on top with a pool on the middle, great staff, my waiter was super (Hilary) he was available all the time, I tried the king fish with calamari on top which was...More

Thank JaneSmith79
Reviewed 19 October 2017

If you are a vegetarian...the platter will extra satisfy your hunger. Don't be deceived by the look..they taste good. Big portions so if you are tiny like me you will be wasting more than half of the portion.

Thank Razelging
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Lovely view of the backwaters of the Indian Ocean... If you there at the right time of the evening.. the place is cool and offers an excellent variety of cocktails, snacks and good company.

1  Thank bosser13
Reviewed 6 September 2017

What a pleasant surprise. Been in Dar es Salaam for a few years and tried the Terrace for the first time and the chef (Chef Q) came and made sure that we were happy and let us try samples of his specialized dishes for a...More

Thank 64mervinp
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This place is nice and it's right in the heart of a tourist haven at the slipway, so expect to pay extra. However, they do offer some more modern culinary choices with a sort of upscale Euro/Modern American cuisine flair. Fantastic views and a nice...More

Thank 25wanderlings
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The soft evening shadows, the subtle lighting and the hotel pool flatter this venue by night. (During the day its just an extension of the diving schools classroom). The menu is fancy, worldy and even exotic. The food is good.

Thank REA-Eastafrica
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The dinner was the best I had in Dar es salaam. It was delicious. I eat som jerk chicken with plantain mash. My daughter eat duck a la orange. I can recommend that place.

Thank Elisabeth F
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7 March 2016|
Response from Mic D | Property representative |
To our valued guest, The last food orders are taken at 22h30 Monday - Sunday. Last drinks at the bar are called at 23h30 Monday - Sunday. Terrace officially closes at Midnight as such. Karibu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Drinks, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Buffet, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Msasani Slipway | Msasani, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 755 706 838
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Welcome to a spectacular restaurant at the Slipway. Upmarket French/contemporary cuisine, seated at the pool and enjoying a scenic view with a great wine selection. Also capable to host functions seated up to 350 pax.
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