Lazy Afternoons...

Relish in meeting up with friends or that special someone over a long lunch that rolls into a lazy afternoon sipping your favorite hot beverage to toasting to the setting of the African sun. Such is the weekend at bistros and cafes springing up all over Dar. Discover your favourite hideaway!

Bistros and coffee shops

africafe, sea cliff village **** $$$

popular with the young and hip, africafe is dar's answer to a modern american diner. the menu offers a wide selection of breakfast items, as well as the tastiest, heartiest burgers this side of the atlantic. the dessert display is bound to tempt even the most disciplined dieter. the milkshakes are the best in the city. africafe is the spot for brunch after a night out on the town.

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bakers basket, serena hotel, ohio **** $$$$

in the lobby of the serena is bakers basket, is a curbside styled coffee stand. sandwiches, baguettes and sinful slices of cake are served to the tables dotted nearby. perfect for a casual business meeting, or for people watching on a uneventful weekday.

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ak's cafe, nhc house, samora avenue *** $$$

sleek with a slight corporate feel, ak's is a cafe downstairs and a lounge bar on a mezzanine floor above. the menu features bistro inspired dishes as well as tempting display of freshly baked cakes. ak's is perfect for a power breakfast or lunch, and drinks after work.

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dots cupcakery, kimweri avenue, msasani **** $$

humble bakery churning out the most decadent cupcakes and cakes in dar! one thing is for sure, you will be back again and again to dots cupcakery. stay tuned for update on its upcoming delivery services and new retail shop opening soon in oysterbay!

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epid'or, haile selassie rd, oysterbay **** $$$

one of the original bistro styled coffee shops in the city, epid'or offers dar's best selection of croissants, pastries and cakes. sweet and savory crepes made in the front of the cafe conjur an unmistakeably french flair. a favorite spot to see and be seen.

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kahawa cafe, haile selassie rd, masaki *** $$

a mezzanine hideaway in the back of masaki's shoppers supermarket is kahawa cafe. healthy fruit and veggie inspired smoothies and coffee are the order of the day. salads, sandwiches and cake also make it the perfect stop for a quick meal on the go any time of day.

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flirtease, shoppers plaza, mikocheni *** $$$

located in mikocheni shoppers plaza complex, flirtease is this bistro/sports bar/lounge has finally found its identity as the place to hit after a long day at work or before a night out on the town. it boasts an extensive menu of delicious finger foods, burgers, seafood and desserts.

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mocca city, askari monument, city centre *** $$

a fresh welcome new addition to the city centre food scene is mocca city. offering a wide selection of local and western sweet and savory tea or coffee accompaniments, it is a popular hangout for a morning coffee or late afternoon snack.

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relish, oysterbay shopping centre, oysterbay *** $$

tucked away in the midst of the novel idea bookstore at the oysterbay shopping centre, is relish, a coffee shop / salad bar providing fresh, healthy food. catering to a growing oysterbay business and leisure community.

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$ = under tshs 15,000 | $$ = tshs 15,000 - 30,000 | $$$= tshs 30,000 - 45,000 | $$$$= over 45,000


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