What are you in the mood for?

If you love food, Dar is a place where you will be spoilt for choice. What is fast becoming a melting pot of cultures from all over the world, Dar is expanding its food base from the african infused with arab and indian influence, to include chinese, thai, lebanese, italian, jamaican as well as gourmet european. New restaurants are opening up all the time, from the opulent to the simply delightful. All you need to decide is "what are you in the mood for?" Find it, then rate it!

Middle Eastern

al basha, samora avenue, city centre *** $$

a popular lunch destination, al basha serves up delicious lebanese food in the city. tastefully decorated, with great service, it is a welcome addition to restaurants in the city that provide cuisine appreciated by all.

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

what started as a modest bakery in the city centre has now reinvented itself into a popular, coffee shop / middle eastern bistro in the midst of the msasani peninsular. epidor offers a variety of coffees, delectable cakes and pastries and delightful middle eastern inspired food.

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kantaman, old bagamoyo rd, mikocheni rd *** $$

a popular destination for a hearty, tasty evening meal, the kantaman specializes in grilled middle eastern inspired cuisine. conveniently located on the busy strip of old bagamoyo road, outdoor seating allows you to car watch the evening rush hour while enjoying a tasty grill.

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the lantern, chole rd, masaki *** $$

masaki's newest outdoor restaurant, the lantern is a quiet little gem of a place featuring shisha cabanas and a modest bar and eating area. this delightful haunt serves up fresh, delectable dishes from a small menu with big taste.

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


  • African African cuisine is a generalized term collectively referring to the cuisines of Africa.
  • Asian Asian cuisine styles can be broken down into several tiny regional styles
  • Western This is a generalised term collectively referring to the cuisines of Europe and other Western countries...
  • Middle Eastern This is the cuisine of the various countries and peoples of the Middle East and Western Asia..

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