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The Waterfront Sunset Restaurant & Beach Bar

The Slipway | Hotel Slipway, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 762 883 321
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good51%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (89 reviews)
“seafood” (27 reviews)
“tuna” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Pizza, Seafood, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Slipway | Hotel Slipway, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The location is superb, good and efficient service, good choice of food, excellent quality of food - worth a visit.

Thank Yves M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is superb. We went for dinner at Waterfront and also to unwind from a days work. We were greeted friendly at the entrance. The view was extraordinary and beautiful to watch the sunset. The service was good and we spend sometime relaxing. The...More

Thank _pietersronnie
Reviewed 1 week ago

The very gentle gushing of waves, the sight of the waters and cool breeze along with some great seating accompanied with good food is bound to leave you feeling good. My favourite on the menu is the calamari rings. They are the best you could...More

Thank shellagrover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

very nice service much apriciated thank you bright and hamisi for good service not forgeting gm we had good dinner and time there

Thank dbajaria2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to Waterfront with some clients and, the food was good - and the service excellent. Big smiles, quick and efficient service from Joseph who was very responsive (always hard with a large group). Best of all was he manager Bright - we had a...More

Thank Ros A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is really awesome to visit. not only the ambience the food and collection of drinks are amazing. we truly enjoyed

Thank Sweta D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dined at this establishment a couple of times whilst staying at the Slipway Hotel. Lots of food choices and was excellent especially the fresh fish. Great location for watching the sunset set. Staff and service also good.

Thank 576Rosie
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After having visited the island it is mandatory to wait the sunset at the bar drinking a cold beer. It possible to enjoy a beautiful sunset with good music and Tanzanian atmosphere.

1  Thank Carlo_diver
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Great location, friendly staff - just the place for Friday end of week drinks! I'm new to Dar - definitely on the list for the future!

Thank s_nainappan
Reviewed 3 June 2017

One of the best spots to have great sea food and watch the sunset, I was recommended this place by a friend and it did not disappoint. I ordered the jumbo prawns with veg and I was shocked at the size of the plate. It...More

Thank Oliver C
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Eric S
5 January 2015|
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Response from mista t | Reviewed this property |
The Price is no problem but make sure you let them know ahead of time when you would like to eat otherwise you might wait a lot or end up getting served at completely different times each.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Slipway | Hotel Slipway, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 762 883 321
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