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Alexander's Restaurant

Plot 1216 | Msasani, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
+255 754 343 834
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
19 Jul 2016
“One of the best meals in 5 years in Tanzania”
8 Feb 2016
“Location is good and food is reasonable”
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Seafood, European
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$$$$
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Plot 1216 | Msasani, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

We organised a family celebration, we were over 15 people. The organisation was excellent, all was in time and exactly as we ordered. We enjoyed the privacy of the terrace. The meal was simply excellent, with an outstanding seafood platter. Gemma, the manager, was efficient,...More

Thank ACaprile07
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The hotel and restaurant was hard to find during the evening as it is located on a quiet street without signboards. The restaurant is on the top floor, with light breeze as an advantage; but also with lots of mosquitoes (restaurant provides spray). We went...More

Thank cajithk
Reviewed 23 January 2016

You could be quite impressed at first sight - pleasant decor, sea breeze (though not quite a sea view). Menu - marine influenced with a catch of the day. Prawn curry was fine, but serving could have been more generous. Catch of the day -parrot...More

Thank pagoda2014
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Beautiful hotel, went there for a late afternoon business meeting and ordered food only to be told that they cannot serve us as the restaurant was full booked.... Funny thing is that we were the ONLY two people in the whole restaurant!!! So I would...More

2  Thank Lilian R
Reviewed 9 August 2015

If I could, I would give this 3.5 stars. Some where around a 'good'. Nice setting upstairs. Airy and light. Came with a group of 8 and we were well served. My beef was of both good quality and cooked as requested. The menu is...More

Thank bubu3
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Alexander's Hotel offers an airy and charming restaurant somewhat hidden away in the Mary Knoll Lane. No overloaded menu, but a good selection of very pricy wines. Unfortunately the food did not live up to the nice surroundings. We had meat balls and crab pate...More

4  Thank Nordstrand
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Recommended to try Alexander's (restaurant, but is also a small hotel). I was not disappointed. The waiter was pleasant and efficient. I tried the fish fillet of the day, which was excellent (Dorade) and cooked well (still firm, so not over-cooked). Friends tried the lamb...More

1  Thank pagoda2014
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Note: This review is an average of experiences at Alexander's Restaurant over four visits in the past couple of months (though I have been there several times in the past few years). I have always loved their hidden location (call ahead to book a table),...More

1  Thank Kachez
Reviewed 22 May 2012

Visited this restaurant for the second time with friends it was nice experience having a good glass of wine and a nice continental food that was amazing as ever keep up the good work

Thank victoria l
Reviewed 10 March 2012

Visited the restaurant twice. They are supposed to have specials, but only to those who ask. The wait staff is not able to explain the food and it was almost impossible to understand them. We settled on the lobster special of the nigh (they were...More

3  Thank foody_dar
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Restaurant Details

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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plot 1216 | Msasani, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Dar Es Salaam Region  >  Dar es Salaam
  • Phone Number: +255 754 343 834
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