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Amaan Cottages Restaurant

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Nungwi Beach, Nungwi, Tanzania
+255 24 550 1128
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Willemstad, Curacao
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Amaan bungalows has two restaurants: sunset view (where they also serve the breakfast) and the Marina. I had dinner in the Sunset view with 4 others and 1 of my friends ordered a takeaway. It took them over 30 minutes to get us our drinks. 4 of the meals came after 1 hour around the same time, quality was average... More 

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Giv'atayim, Israel
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Had a couple of drinks while on the beach near the restaurant. Service wasn't very good. The beverages were fine but the rest of the menu wasn't so appealing.

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Thank Yaniv G
Sweden
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The first time we came here was to book a table, we meet the very polite and nice manager Nasiu. The evening after we came to eat here, we were served by a waitress named Siti. The service and the food was totaly outstanding so we decided to have our New years eve dinner here to. The lobster and the... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
1 review
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

The live grill seafood was amazing and at a good price! The view and the atmosphere is also lovely. That said, we had a bad experience with the service, the waiters were not paying attention and were not very present during the evening. All in all a nice experience if you have the patience! Would rather recommend some of the... More 

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Thank PetraM20
1 review
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

If the food had been half the price it would have been great, but it is far too expensive for what it is. We also had a very poor service, the waiter couldn't even be bothered to bring us the menu after he had sat us down at a table. That level of service continued throughout the evening. The level... More 

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Thank mikkel L
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50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

We had lunch here and was disappointed with Greek salad and warm tuna salad. The tuna salad consisted of chips in a sweet and sour sauce. Go to Baraka and have a better lunch instead with cheaper drinks

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Thank AshleySarahBrown
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2016

We ate twice at Amaan Restaurant, which is part of the Bungalows/Cottages, and which is next door to LangiLangi Bungalows where I stayed. Nice setting, entertainment ok, but terrible food. We ordered beef wraps, the beef was so hard, couldn't eat it. Burger was passable. Not fresh meat, definitely frozen. The second occassion, we thought we would order the fresh... More 

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Thank Clare L
Barcelona, Spain
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190 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

The Amaan Cottages has two restaurants: The sunset view restaurant and the Marina Blue. In both you can order the menu, which is good at a reasonable price. However, my advice is to go to Marina Blue and order the catch of the day. They have several fishes (Snapper, tuna, lobsters, calamaris...). You agree with the price and they serve... More 

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Thank Komator
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134 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

We enjoy that view everyday from 17-19:00 at the happy hour About the diner we can't say anything But Cocktail are with that view recommended

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paris
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2015

good food, ask for fresh fish early to be sure you get it and feel free to ask for a discount. Asked to pay 150 USD for a sea view room we ended up paying 100USD. There are plenty of other options to eat in the evening.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nungwi Beach, Nungwi, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Nungwi
  • Phone Number: +255 24 550 1128

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