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FlameTree Restaurant

Arusha, Tanzania
+255 27 250 1580
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
30 Sep 2015
“An oasis garden hidden away in Arusha”
30 Jun 2014
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
Arusha, Tanzania
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

After staying in some quite budget accommodation, and a grueling schedule it was nice to find the Flame tree and its nice quiet atmosphere and lovely garden surroundings. The rooms were clean and spacious, we had our own suite with all the creature comforts, including...More

1  Thank Gregory Fenwick M
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Hi I have been here with customers for Lunch. Very good place if you love your customers. We had Pizza

Reviewed 30 March 2014

Five for dinner. Pretty garden but open restaurant not well frequented. Many local Chinese enjoying TV at the busy bar. Large helpings of rather mediocre food, limited wine but drinkable.

Thank asquill
Reviewed 5 October 2012 via mobile

Hard to believe we went for Chinese in Arusha but this was a great find. Mapo tofu with Szechuan peppercorns, yellow bean sauce with shredded beef and steamed rice was served in very generous portions and very tasty. I'd come again though service was halting.

Thank PenguinRock
Reviewed 26 September 2012

But not amazing. The Chinese food that we had was pretty good in parts. Standard large round tables that the Chinese seem to like, and pleasant open setting surrounded by green foliage.

Thank david h
Reviewed 21 September 2012

Flame Tree was a godsend for a Chinese person travelling in a country where it's impossible to find tofu or vermicelli in any stores. The food is cheap, the servings are generous (I recommend sharing one of their delicious soups with friends) and the service...More

Thank Meaghan L
Reviewed 12 September 2012

We had a dinner after sunset in FlameTree. I hardly can remember any so relaxing and peaceful dinner in my life. Atmosphere there is awesome, food is very good, staff is polite and tries not to disturb you much. For romantic dinner would be just...More

Thank Kirill M
Reviewed 14 March 2012

overpriced and service and food quality went down after prior owners left. Have been going there off and on since 03. Won't be going back

1  Thank Cynthia C
Reviewed 22 November 2010

They have 2 menus...one for Chinese food and one for continental. I have to admit that I have not tried their Chinese food but their continental food is AMAZING!!!!! I am in Arusha for 2 months and have already been to flame tree 4 times!...More

1  Thank BKS28
Reviewed 19 August 2008

If you want to experience a restaurant that is different from the rest, this the one. Tucked away off the main road in its own grounds, you have rooms to stay if you need to and get a great welcome at the bar from the...More

1  Thank D200Metz
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
  • Phone Number: +255 27 250 1580
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