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Mwanza, Tanzania
256 2215
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Tabora, Tanzania
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely 'down to earth' small place right beside the lake. Clean and with friendly staff. Car park outside main car but guard on watch.

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Thank paulina032016
Tabora
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have stayed at this lodge and eaten there several times. The place is a little paradise although it has become more crowded over the past years. I still enjoy going and enjoy the view as well as their food which is quite good.

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1 Thank Berendina C
Arusha, Tanzania
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99 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

I came here for lunch on a july sunday. I waited more than 30 minutes to be served. The waiter just ignored me, and run around serving the needy wazungus over everyone else. I had to verbally call him to come serve me. He apologised after i asked him why he ignored me. I told him to get me a... More 

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Thank evjohn86
In a land far far away
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127 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

Close to the airport, which is nice if you want to have a meal on your way out or in. Food took a long time, some items were not available - but the lovely view on the beach made up for it.

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Thank mjfInalandfarfaraway
Juba, South Sudan
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54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

Tilapia has nice food, but no place to swim. This one has a really nice beach and the food is quite ok.

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1 Thank Ward T
Bir, India
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2015

this the only place in whole mwanza where you never get bore, everyday is a new day here, new people on beach, fresh water of lake, the shinning sand, the banana pancake, the watermelon cocktail, everyday they improving the food quality with creative ideas. its good to see under the moon light in front of bonefire in weekends.

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1 Thank thakur_sv1989
Mwanza, Tanzania
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

Look out for menu inconsistencies, some items are much cheaper that others! Slow Service but a good view over the beach and the lake. On Sundays they have a bouncy castle and water slide for the children (at a nominal cost).

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Thank AHEM3
dodoma
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2015

go for jack special and pancakes its mind blowing, nice beach nice staff........ one word good small place

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Thank freelancer599
Mwanza, Tanzania
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2014

Tunza Lodge is a lovely place to rest and relax, to get away from the hustle and bustle of Mwanza. There are tables and chairs spread out across their beach, both on the sand and the grass, so you can bet you'll find a comfortable spot. It does get crowded on the weekends, so it's not a bad idea to... More 

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Thank Ashley L
Tanzania
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64 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2013 via mobile

Nice place to spend a sunday afternoon. It is a bar on the beach and does not try to be anything more. Nice sea breeze. NICER THAN MALAIKA BEACH NEXT DOOR

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
African
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mwanza, Tanzania
  • Location: Africa  >  Tanzania  >  Mwanza Region  >  Mwanza
  • Phone Number: 256 2215

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