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Tai Huo San Zhuang

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Jamhuri Street, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

After a stroll through down town Dar we decided it was time for Chinese food. We entered the restaurant and a nice English speaking waiter brought us to out table, gave us the menu and took our order: sizzling prawns and beef hot pot. When our food arrived, we realized that we would never be able to eat all of... More 

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Thank Mariëlle V
Jakarta, Indonesia
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1,248 reviews
358 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 610 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We found this restaurant by searching at internet. We came a bit early for dining it open at 18 PM. It serves variety of Chinese food, chicken, beef, fishes and seafood. Also nodle, rice and fride rice. The food taste was good. The ambience was nice.

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Thank Darnel-HDI
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Nasty experience and I just walked in for a takeaway What U Wan! was the welcome greeting at the door, anyway food is nothing to go by, owner is full of her self and absolutely no manners would be forgiven if the food was good - I ordered an easy chinese meal, no taste, watery over cooked and topped by... More 

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Thank Kaushik A
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I choose to eat there because it is located at walking distance of the Tanzanite Hotel were I stayed and also because I love Chinese food but this was a total disappointment. It was 1p.m. on a Sunday and when I entered the place there were only 3 Asian guests, all busy on Internet with their mobile telephones. A woman... More 

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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

we visited this place and they served us food. it was so yummy. we asked them is it real chinese? they say no it is tailor made for you . indian chinese . staff is very co operative

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Thank vikas s
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2016

The first time we went to this restaurant was with a party of 15 people. The service was quick and the food was really good. We have been there a number of times after that, especially when we couldn't be bothered to wait a while. The service has never failed us yet! The chicken and sweetcorn soup is great, as... More 

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Thank Zee T
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We are regulars in the place because we cannot find better tasting Chinese food in Dar es Salaam. The service is just ok, while the ambiance is casual. Smoking is allowed inside the restaurant.

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Thank Christine P
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Food is very fine, I liked almost all the dishes and good price too. Lack of class and waiter's service until the owner came to our table and extended a helping hand lol They also sell fresh bread? at the counter but it looed like one of local bread so I did not buy.

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Thank Ismahaan
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Go with people who know what to order and your experience levels up like four times. The lamb rack, the garlic prawns, sweet and sour beef, any veg dish, fresh moon cakes (at the right time of year). I'm usually the only mzungu in this place full of Chinese customers and that is an excellent sign. This place is so... More 

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Thank Zach L
Cairo, Egypt
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6 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 24 November 2015

One of the popular restaurant in city center offering all kinds of Asian food (vegetarian or non vegetarian)

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jamhuri Street, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam

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