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Bausinga Restaurant

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Paje Beach, Paje, Tanzania
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Victoria, Canada
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30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My tanzania friend wanted local food and I was happy to see they had Hamburger, fries and Bausinga Salad on the menu. Excellent burger!! Wonderful atmosphere. So happy we found the place.

Thank benicha56
Misano Adriatico, Italy
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have ate here for tree times in a week. Super typical food! Very good octopus and aragosta! Exceptional the coconut cream served with rice!

Thank Giulia R
Berlin, Germany
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Authentic open air restaurant with real, authentic swahili food, and sandwiches and pizza too. Unbeatable prices for solid food

Thank Weltensammlerin23
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Perfect food, very reasonable prices, and fantastic service. Bausinga is a wonderful guy. Definitely recommended! The best in Paje. We were offered a free delicious desert, and even a free ride back to the hotel.

Thank Gte h
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

You can eat here for less money than else and still very nice ! It's not at the beach but as the food is good and the people are nice it's a good place to go. We where surprised that there where so many people every day.

Thank IsaOlsen
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57 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Restaurant near the beach with local charm. The food is very cheap (especially the burgers) and the taste is quite good. But the portion are not too big, just enough for one man. Also you have to wait quite long for the food but in exchange you can stay rather long after you finished your meal. We ate there three... More 

Thank 892wolfgang
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

After reading good recommendations about Bausinga we've planned to go there for lunch. When we arrived at the restaurant we choosed to go to Paje by Night (the neighbours of Bausinga) because there was no one at Bausinga and it did not look very attractive to us. Yesterday we accidentely passed Bausinga and there were some people having lunch so... More 

Thank Berdien B
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

If You re looking for super good food in reasonable prices this the best place to visit. Fresh, tasty, nothing to complain about.

Thank Fogo P
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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107 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Right next to Paje by night. Seafood is the order of the day. They don't serve alcohol however you are welcome to bring or obtain from the bars nearby. The underlying theme in most of the reviews below is 'value for money' and this is undoubtedly the case. The seafood was delicious.

1 Thank WalterCPT
Lausanne, Switzerland
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75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Unfortunately, we came here on our last night, but this restaurant had by far the best value on the beach. We ate well, were served relatively quickly and had a huge selection of dishes. I saw our kite instructor eating here with his visiting parents, and he told us this was the best restaurant on the beach, so must be... More 

Thank sgolamco

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
African, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paje Beach, Paje, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Zanzibar Archipelago  >  Zanzibar Island  >  Paje

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