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Ak's Cafe - CLOSED

NHC House, Samora Avenue, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 752 310 995
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good54%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
13 Dec 2015
“Great place for drink, snack or full meal”
5 Jul 2015
“Great burgers and hot staff”
Restaurant Hours Closed
NHC House, Samora Avenue, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 13 December 2015

We came here several times for both lunch, afternoon drinks, dinner and late night cocktails. The staff were really friendly, gave us some tips for getting around and always served with a smile. The food, cakes and drinks were very good. I will definitely visit...More

Thank Allan P
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

Love the place for juicy burger at a reasonable price. The staff are well trained and not to mention attractive.

Thank Evans2186
Reviewed 4 June 2015

I just pass around Samora avenue i found this restaurant and it amazing Restaurant Good Foods,Drinks and services too, they are very helpfully hope to be there again Thanks to Ram

Thank marion c
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

This is one of the best places in dar,they serve continental as well as indian food. Lovely food and good atmosphere.

Thank Milan S
Reviewed 22 April 2015 via mobile

I visit this place atleast once a month. Not only do they do great coffee but they have a big menu as well... I think it's the only place in town where you can have Black Forest cake, get a chicken Caesar salad and a...More

Thank MiniTZ
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Ordered some coffee and cake. As relaxed and trying to enjoy it, two of the employees were out in arms chasing flies all over the place with electrical batons, killing flies all over the place. Thereafter a cockroach appear next to my leg and one...More

Thank eytanin
Kishen K, Owner at Ak's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2015

Dear Eytanin, thanks for your message. As you know the city is facing major power rationing and the day you came we faced a power outage and the Landlord took time in turning on the generator; hence we left the back kitchen door open so...More

Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

I went to this cafe about 4 times during my stay in Dar es Salaam. They do a decent coffee although not the best one in Dar. I had one of their curries which was nice and tasty. On another night I had the skewers...More

1  Thank Ronald V
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Awesome place with fast wifi-internet. I loved their blueberry pie - have eaten it for 3 straight days. Friendly and helpful staff; If you are visiting Dar es Salaam don't forget to visit AK's Cafe- its worth it.

1  Thank CooltravelAfrica
Reviewed 3 February 2015

Pleasant decor (bar style), very friendly waitress, big choice food (and beer:) and delicious steaks. Really worth !

2  Thank Olgierdos
Reviewed 10 December 2014

A modern western style cafe and restaurant. During the day the range of coffees, teas, juices and sodas are available plus western style patisserie (but large portions). In the evening reverts to a reastaurant with primarily Indian style food but aso some Tanzanian.

1  Thank DavidpH
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 12:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: NHC House, Samora Avenue, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 752 310 995
At AK'S CAFE, Modernist cooking techniques brings you avant-garde cuisine where simple dishes are recreated. Specialty coffees and desserts with amazing creations from our pastry kitchen will put a smile on your face. The in-house mixologist with our own infusions will reignite your passion for food and drink. On the street level, in the heart of downtown AK'S CAFE is set in a trendy and ultramodern space with a cool, relaxed ambiance with a minimalist theme and decor. Some of our favorites: -Fettuccini Alfredo w/parmiggiano -Grilled shrimp Caesar salad w/garlic herb croutons -Spicy Som Tum -AK'S Grilled Swahili Skewers Specialty coffee and desserts: -Iced Zanzibar Macchiato -Ak's affoagto -Warm choc and cashewnut pudding -Lemongrass panacotta -Mango Mojito sundae From our Cocktail kitchen: -Real fruit and herb liquor infusions -Gellifications (Gel formations with fruit and alcohol -jello shots, squares) -Ice cocktails and infused cubes Be inspired by our culinary flair.
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