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Chapan Bhog

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Kisutu Street | Next to Tanganyika Batteries, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 685 401 417
07:00 - 22:00
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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14 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

I didn't find anything which is interesting. This is an average pure veg restaurant. This is centrally located.

Thank S0umyadeepGh0sh
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Nothing special but good and clean. We took set off north and south Indian specialities. Air condicion in lokal.

Thank Rafał W
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food at a reasonable price. Not a fancy place, but very good for a quick dinner. I'll go again if I get the chance.

Thank Thomas M
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This is a good option for Indian Thali or some snacks like Samosa, Masala Dosa etc. You can also find variety of sweets. Place is located on Temple Street.

Thank Subodh619
1 review
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Every time I come to Dar es Salaam I make a point of visiting Kisutu street where there are several excellent vegetarian Indian restaurants. I go to most of them, but almost every time it is Chapan Bhog that really scores! Do recommend their full thali, passionfruit juice and Indian sweets! Their savouries are quite good as well - such... More 

Thank Bo L
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

A decent vegetarian outlet serves food fresh..... the value for money dishes......enjoy the dosa and the indo chinese....not forgetting the ras malai.....

Thank Prabh S
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100 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

It's a mix of south and Gujarati dishes and bit of Chinese....food quality is good and tasty. Service is good too... prices are on mid range compared to Dsm living standards. There is no ambiance and normal seating arrangements inside and outside (depending on permission). They make good sweet dishes...but would not recommend you for Gujarati thali as there are... More 

Thank Deepak2004
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Have maintained standards over the years and still make the best pau bhaji. They open all day, recommend for family, friends and travellers who are up for a quick bite or a heart meal.

Thank Chirag D
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78 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

the only place in dar where you can enjoy best vegetarian indian food. restaurant is maintained well and food was great...

Thank ajay_hapi
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Even if the milieu reminds more of a fast food restaurant, the Indian food was authentic, very tasty and surprisingly cheap. Also a very moderate waiting time compared to many other places - without compromising freshness. We ended up dining here twice on our two-night stay in Dar.

Thank Erno R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 8
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kisutu Street | Next to Tanganyika Batteries, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 685 401 417
Full Desi Food/Snacks. Bright, Cheerful ambience. Tasty and Healthful mix of traditional and new-age Desi food, prepared with the freshest and best ingredients from India. 100% Veg. Eat Happy!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?