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Boma Road, Arusha, Tanzania
+255 684 746 892
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good53%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (25 reviews)
“carrot cake” (5 reviews)
“burger” (15 reviews)
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Cafe, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Boma Road, Arusha, Tanzania
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

One of the best places to eat in arusha. Living here, I was surprised that I had bit what's about Africafe by the people living here. A regular meal of a lavish sandwich and fries along with coffee/smoothie can cost around $12-15 per person. Their...More

Thank Maleeha Athar Z
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The best drinks to get are the expresso shake, chocolate banana milkshake and any fresh squeezed fruit juice (they all taste fabulous).

Thank Derek N
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This cafe mainly contained western tourists. The burger I had was very good. The experience was spoiled a little when I went to pay in dollars. The exchange rate offered was very poor and I ended up paying a lot more for my meal. I...More

Thank Onion508
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Food for lunch was Fantastic,although not authentic it was full of tourists and appeared to be a "safe haven" away from the street sellers. Good atmosphere and would recommend highly

Thank andrewdb777
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Went for a snack lunch. It's in central Arusha. It was spot the local. Mainly western tourists. Anyway I had coffee and samosas. One samosa was hot the other cold. To add insult the coffee was bairly drinkable.

Thank 3-southerners
Dadkarim M, Owner at Africafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Dear Valued Customer Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear of your experience. The management will look into the matter. Sincerely The Management

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This place is great. They got nice coffee and both my wife and we enjoyed the visit. Great customer service and hopefully to go back. I recommend this place for a cup of coffee in Arusha

Thank William O
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We were having lunch in Afrocafe last week, the food and ambience esa good. Bus... at the moment of paying the bill We had to give dólars and they did change the way it results twice the price of the lunch, because the waiter changed...More

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Dadkarim M, Owner at Africafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Dear Valued Customer We are sorry to hear of your experience with the exchange rate that had been applied to your bill after providing foreign currency . Unfortunately we do not typically accept foreign currency due to the daily fluctuation of our local currency and...More

Reviewed 3 August 2017

Nice place in central Arusha. Good kitchen and excelent coffe. Very friendly staff. Good WI-FI connection.

Thank Marcela B
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

I wasn't expecting that kind of cafés in Arusha. Nice coffee and cakes with sitting area enough for many people.

Reviewed 23 July 2017

On last day of our Kilimanjaro Climb and Safari trip we stopped at Africafe for lunch. We started with cold coffee with crushed beans was excellent and very refreshing. The burgers and sandwiches were great and is the atmosphere. Recommended for a good meal and...More

Thank ssamra
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Kindolariers D
9 January 2017|
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Response from Nicky J J | Reviewed this property |
The prices are more Mzungu than Tanzanian. I would say about 5000 Tzs for a coffee from memory.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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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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