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Africafe

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Boma Road, Arusha, Tanzania
+255 684 746 892
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07:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:30
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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for just coffee and some snacks chips and samosa. Good varied menu with plenty of options of Tanzanian and western food. Tasty and good value. Nice place to relax and chill in an otherwise quite busy city.

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Thank Selenaek
Brisbane, Australia
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Living in Arusha I always like to stop by Africafe for a muffin and coffee whenever I have to visit the clock tower area

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Thank livreynoldson
Farringdon, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A perfect place to meet up with European friends. It has fantastic coffee, delicious sandwiches, great chips, burgers, milk shakes and cakes. All freshly cooked. It has a friendly atmosphere, and pleasant staff. But if you want a typical African experience this is not the place to go, as its full of "Muzungus". This could be a positive or a... More 

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Thank Nicky J J
Swakopmund, Namibia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i real appreciated AfriCafe in Arusha for good staff and such a fantastic coffee. i highly recommend this cafe when you visit Arusha, Tanznaia.

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Thank JessyGD
Sao Paulo, SP
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248 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a international cafe and restaurant, try Africafe! The food is good, price and service are ok, juices are fresh and tasty. It's a safe place to eat, if your not so much into local food.

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Thank TSF15
Sydney
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191 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Africafe was an unexpected stop as it was arranged by our guide prior to embarking on a road trip from Arusha to Ngorongoro Crater. Although it was bustling, we were treated to prompt service and good coffee and the children were thrilled to find a comprehensive kids menu. Overall, a great place if your looking for a good coffee and... More 

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Thank 5dz
Safwa, Saudi Arabia
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158 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Lovely place, great good and drinks, the coffee they serve and the pastries are excellent, very busy so make sure you plan a head whenever planning to be here.

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Thank Mohammed A
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Passed by there with my husband for hot chocolates and we've been going there time and again.. Perfect cakes too and even got my sister's black forest birthday cake there and it was worth it for sure..muffins.. Carrot cake.. Assorted breads.. Can't keep away from those delicious and creamy creations from their bakery.

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Thank Vecky M
Keighley, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

I was in the Arusha area on business. I needed somewhere to pass an afternoon, enjoy some coffee and feel relaxed. Africafe allowed me to do everything I needed without any sense of pressure to move on. A pleasant place for a lone traveller. The cafe was busy when I first arrived - the end of the lunch period. The... More 

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Thank agsteele
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Good universal option, no alcohol though. Service could smile a bit more but is good. Very good coffee for the morning with several pastries

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, International, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:30
Monday
07:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:30
Thursday
07:00 - 21:30
Friday
07:00 - 21:30
Saturday
07:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boma Road, Arusha, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Arusha Region  >  Arusha
  • Phone Number: +255 684 746 892

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